WSR 07-10-090

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

FISH AND WILDLIFE

[ Order 07-68 -- Filed May 1, 2007, 2:37 p.m. , effective June 1, 2007 ]


Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

Purpose: Amend fishing rules.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 220-52-001.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 77.12.047.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 07-04-071 on February 2, 2007.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Date Adopted: April 20, 2007.

Susan Yeager

for Jerry Gutzwiler, Chair

Fish and Wildlife Commission

OTS-9460.1


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Order 84-24, filed 3/27/84)

WAC 220-52-001   Shellfish -- Geographical definitions.   (1) "Puget Sound" means Marine Fish-Shellfish Management and Catch Reporting Areas 20A, 20B, 21A, 21B, 22A, 22B, 23A, 23B, 23C, 23D, 24A, 24B, 24C, 25A, 25B, 25C, 25D, 25E, 26A, 26B, 26C, 26D, 27A, 27B, 27C, 28A, 28B, 28C, 28D, and 29.

(2) "Grays Harbor" means Marine Fish-Shellfish Management and Catch Reporting Area 60B.

(3) "Willapa Harbor" means Marine Fish-Shellfish Management and Catch Reporting Area 60C.

(4) "Columbia River" means Marine Fish-Shellfish Management and Catch Reporting Area 60D.

(5) "Coastal Waters" means Marine Fish-Shellfish Management and Catch Reporting Areas 58B, 59A-1, 59A-2, 59B, ((and)) 60A-1, and 60A-2.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080. 84-08-014 (Order 84-24), 220-52-001, filed 3/27/84.]

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