WSR 10-23-084

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

SECRETARY OF STATE


(Archives and Records Management Division)

[ Filed November 16, 2010, 8:20 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Local records committee meetings.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 40.14.020.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The standing meeting dates no longer reflect the work load of the local records committee. Meeting dates, times and locations are published in the state register and on the agency web site.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

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 by contacting Russell Wood, State Records Manager, P.O. Box 40238, Olympia, WA 98504-0238, (360) 586-4900, russell.wood@sos.wa.gov.

November 4, 2010

Steve Excell

Assistant Secretary of State

Washington State Code Reviser's Office