WSR 07-08-004

PROPOSED RULES

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE


[ Filed March 21, 2007, 2:49 p.m. ]

Continuance of WSR 07-03-173.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 06-11-071.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: Chapter 16-54 WAC, Animal importation, this chapter relates to the importation of livestock, including foreign and exotic species. Subsequent to the public hearings, the department is extending the comment period and the adoption date.

Date of Intended Adoption: April 6, 2007.

Submit Written Comments to: Teresa Norman, P.O. Box 42560, 1111 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98504-2560, e-mail WSDARulesComments@agr.wa.gov, fax (360) 902-2092, by April 2, 2007.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules:

Name of Proponent: , governmental.

March 21, 2007

Leonard E. Eldridge

State Veterinarian

Washington State Code Reviser's Office