WSR 12-04-007



[ Filed January 23, 2012, 2:19 p.m. ]

Following is the department of transportation's and transportation commission's January 1 through June 31 [30], 2012, semi-annual rules development agenda for publication in the Washington State Register pursuant to RCW 34.05.314.

There may be additional rule-making activity not on this agenda as conditions warrant.

Department of Transportation

Semi-Annual Rules Agenda

RCW 34.05.314

January - June 2012



Chapter Title Sections Purpose of Rule Agency



Filing Date

New To implement the Washington aviation system plan recommendations and policies developed in 2009. John Shambaugh

(360) 651-6306

April 2011 [2012]
468-240 Obstruction marking and lighting. Update chapter to reflect new state and federal standards. John Shambaugh

(360) 651-6306

April 2011 [2012]
468-250 State airport rules. Update chapter to reflect current rules and procedures. John Shambaugh

(360) 651-6306

April 2011 [2012]
468-16 Prequalification of contractors. 130 Create a new work class for drilled large diameter slurry shafts. Greg Morehouse

(360) 705-7017

February or March 2011 [2012]
468-550 Safety oversight of rail fixed guideway systems rules. Possible change to the rule regarding the state's fixed guideway safety and security program. Cathy Silins

(360) 705-7919

Possible filing by April 2011 [2012]
468-100 Uniform relocation assistance and real property acquisition. 002, 203, 205, and 301 Update sections to reflect current process and procedures. Diana Nausley

(360) 705-7329

June 2011 [2012]
468-300 State ferries and toll bridges. 700 Updating rule to reflect current practices to priority loading. Ray Deardorf CR-102 filing in March 2012
468-38 Vehicle size and weight highway restrictions equipment. 100, 155, 175 To harmonize Washington pilot escort and permitting requirement rules with

NW passage corridor states and WASHTO states.

Jim Wright March

Transportation Commission

Semi-Annual Rules Agenda

RCW 34.05.314

January - June 2012

468-300 State ferries and toll bridges. 040 Update rule to support the new reservations system for commercial traffic in the San Juans. Reema Griffith CR-101 January 17, with CR-102 in March
468-270 Setting toll amounts for toll facilities in Washington state. Possible changes [to] rule to reflect toll rate changes on the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. Reema Griffith CR-101 filing in February

Cathy Downs

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office