WSR 09-15-009

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

SECRETARY OF STATE


[ Filed July 2, 2009, 8:24 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Amending WAC 434-120-025 to include a definition of review and WAC 434-120-107 to remove the form.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 19.09.315, [19.09.]540.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: New financial reporting requirements go into effect on January 1, 2010, and rules are required to clarify the meaning of terminology.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: Attorney general's office.

Process for Developing New Rule: Negotiated rule making.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication. Public hearings to be noted on web site at www.secstate.wa.gov/charities; for more information contact Rebecca Sherrell, 801 Capitol Way South, P.O. Box 40234, Olympia, WA 98504-0234, phone(360) 664-0742, fax (360) 664-4250, charities@secstate.wa.gov.

July 1, 2009

Steve Excell

Assistant Secretary of State

Washington State Code Reviser's Office