WSR 07-20-130

PROPOSED RULES

OFFICE OF MINORITY AND

WOMEN'S BUSINESS ENTERPRISES

[ Filed October 3, 2007, 11:28 a.m. ]

Continuance of WSR 07-17-184.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 07-14-153.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: Linked deposit program implementation, a new chapter is added to TITLE 326 WAC and chapters 326-02 and 326-20 WAC are amended.

Hearing Location(s): Bates Technical College, Downtown Campus, Main Building, Room M-130, 1101 South Yakima Avenue, Tacoma, WA 98405, on October 18, 2007, at 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: November 1, 2007.

Submit Written Comments to: Juan Huey-Ray, 406 South Water Street, Olympia, WA 98504, e-mail jhuey-ray@omwbe.wa.gov, fax (360) 586-7079, by October 23, 2007.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Tammi Hazlitt by October 11, 2007, (360) 753-9691.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: The purpose of this notice is to add an additional hearing and to extend the deadline for submittal of written comments.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 39.19.030 and 43.86A.060 (sections 1 and 2, chapter 500, Laws of 2007).

Statute Being Implemented: RCW 43.86A.060 (sections 1 and 2, chapter 500, Laws of 2007).

Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.

Name of Proponent: Office of minority and women's business enterprises, governmental.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Juan Huey-Ray, 406 South Water Street, Olympia, WA 98504, (360) 704-1197; Implementation and Enforcement: Cynthia Cooper, 406 South Water Street, Olympia, WA 98504, (360) 753-9693.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. The rules do not impose more than a minor cost on businesses it impacts.

A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. There are no costs imposed by the rules.

October 3, 2007

Cynthia R. Cooper

Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office