WSR 09-01-023




[ Filed December 8, 2008, 11:29 a.m. ]

Continuance of WSR 08-20-138.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 08-16-136.

Hearing Location(s): Natural Resources Building, Room 172, 1111 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98504, on February 5, 6, and 7, 2009, at 8:30 a.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: February 5, 6, or 7, 2009.

Submit Written Comments to: Lori Preuss, Rules Coordinator, 600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1091, e-mail, fax (360) 902-2155.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Susan Yeager by January 25, 2009, TTY (360) 902-2207 or (360) 902-2267.

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

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 77.12.047.

Statute Being Implemented: RCW 77.12.047.

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

Name of Proponent: Washington department of fish and wildlife, governmental.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Patricia Michael, 1111 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98504, (360) 902-2628; Implementation: Jo Wadsworth, 1111 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98504, (360) 902-2325; and Enforcement: Bruce Bjork, 1111 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98504, (360) 902-2373.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. These rules affect recreational fishers. There is no direct regulation of small businesses.

A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. These proposals do not affect hydraulics.

December 8, 2008

Loreva M. Preuss

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office