WSR 13-04-034




[ Filed January 30, 2013, 4:49 p.m. ]

Rules Development Agenda

January to June 2013

WAC Chapter or Section Purpose of rule being developed or amended
332-18-05001 Rule change related to small businesses['] notice requirements as amended by 2011 legislative action.

332-18-05005 [332-18-05006],


Amend rules pertaining to adjudicative proceedings and changing proceedings related to mitigation of surface mining penalties.
332-18-01005 Rule change related to annual permit fee for county governments, as amended by 2006 legislative action to state that the fee will is [be] based on tonnage mined annually, and the annual fee will not exceed one thousand dollars.
New WAC DNR will be developing a new rule to establish policies and procedures for the Washington state committee on geographic names. The new rule will provide guidelines for acceptable geographic names, and establish the process by which the committee will consider and adopt names and conduct meetings.
332-24 Rule change to ensure fire protection rules are clearly written and provide appropriate protection regarding regulation of forest operations and spark emitting equipment requirements. The changes will also update references to department of ecology WACs and chapter 70.94 RCW.