WSR 14-08-091
[Filed April 2, 2014, 9:24 a.m.]
Original Notice.
Proposal is exempt under RCW 34.05.310(4) or 34.05.330(1).
Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: WAC 357-04-130 What rules ensure that the director's office complies with the provisions of the State Public Records Act?
Hearing Location(s): Office of Financial Management (OFM), Capitol Court Building, 1110 Capitol Way South, Suite 120, Conference Room 110, Olympia, WA 98501, on May 8, 2014, at 8:30 a.m.
Date of Intended Adoption: May 8, 2014.
Submit Written Comments to: Kristie Wilson, OFM, P.O. Box 47500, e-mail, fax (360) 586-4694, by May 1, 2014. For OFM tracking purposes, please note on submitted comments "FORMAL COMMENT."
Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact OFM by May 1, 2014, TTY (360) 753-4107 or (360) 586-8260.
Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: We are proposing to repeal WAC 357-04-130. This rule cites the OFM public disclosure rule as the operative rule for the state human resources office. Repealing the rule has no effect on the process for public disclosure.
Reasons Supporting Proposal: This WAC was adopted as part of ESSB 5931 (consolidation bill) which transferred powers and duties from the department of personnel to OFM or to the department of enterprise services. Now that the consolidation is complete WAC 357-04-130 is no longer necessary.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: Chapter 41.06 RCW.
Statute Being Implemented: RCW 41.06.150.
Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.
Name of Proponent: OFM, governmental.
Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: Kristie Wilson, 400 Insurance Building, (360) 902-0483.
No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. Rules related only to internal government operations. No impact to businesses or industry.
A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. Rules are related to internal government operations and are not subject to violation by a nongovernmental party. See RCW 34.05.328 (5)(b)(ii) for exemption.
April 2, 2014
Roselyn Marcus
Assistant Director of Legal
and Legislative Services
The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
WAC 357-04-130
What rules ensure that the director's office complies with the provisions of the State Public Records Act?