WSR 12-13-081



[ Filed June 19, 2012, 11:48 a.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 12-10-020.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: Inspection by the subject of their record.

Hearing Location(s): General Administration Building, Room G-3, 210 11th Avenue S.E., Olympia, WA 98504-2600, on July 27, 2012, at 8:30 a.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: August 1, 2012.

Submit Written Comments to: Deborah Collinsworth, WSP Criminal Records Division, P.O. Box 42619, Olympia, WA 98504-2619, e-mail, fax (360) 534-2070, by July 26, 2012.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Melissa Van Gorkom by July 20, 2012, (360) 596-4017.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: Rule changes are needed to coincide with recent legislative changes in 2012 with the passage of ESB 6296. The changes include but may not be limited to updating the language to allow for an individual to obtain a copy of their nonconviction criminal history for a fee.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: This proposal would repeal WAC 446-16-030 as the language is already outlined in this section is redundant with language in WAC 446-20-090.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 10-97-080 [10.97.080] and [10.97.]090.

Statute Being Implemented: RCW 10-97-080 [10.97.080] and [10.97.]090.

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

Name of Proponent:

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Deborah Collinsworth, P.O. Box 42619, Olympia, WA 98504-2619, (360) 534-2102; Implementation and Enforcement: Criminal Records Division, P.O. Box 42619, Olympia, WA 98504-2619, (360) 534-2102.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. It is not anticipated that these proposed changes would have a more than minor impact on small businesses.

A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. These rules will implement changes to coincide with legislative changes and is not considered significant as defined in RCW 34.05.328.

June 12, 2012

John R. Batiste




     The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
WAC 446-16-030 Inspection by the subject of their record.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office