WSR 14-14-016
[Filed June 23, 2014, 7:18 a.m.]
Original Notice.
Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 14-10-021.
Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: Chapter 204-08 WAC, Practice and procedure.
Hearing Location(s): General Administration Building, Room G-3, 210 11th Avenue, Olympia, WA 98504-2600, on August 5, 2014, at 8:30 a.m.
Date of Intended Adoption: August 6, 2014.
Submit Written Comments to: Melissa Van Gorkom, WSP Equipment and Standards Section, P.O. Box 42600, e-mail, fax (360) 596-4015, by August 4, 2014.
Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Melissa Van Gorkom by August 1, 2014, (360) 596-4017.
Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: These rules were put in place in 1978 and last updated in 1987. Since then there have been many changes to the rule-making process. The changes over the years have placed the petition language into RCW for the entire state.
The proposal is to repeal this chapter.
Reasons Supporting Proposal: The language is out-of-date and redundant with language already outlined in statute.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 46.37.005.
Statute Being Implemented: Not applicable.
Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.
Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Melissa Van Gorkom, GA Building, P.O. Box 42600, Olympia, WA 98504, (360) 596-4017; and Implementation: Washington State Patrol, GA Building, P.O. Box 42600, Olympia, WA 98504, (360) 596-4017.
No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. This change will not impact a small business.
A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. Not a significant rule as defined in the RCW.
June 16, 2014
John R. Batiste
The following chapter of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
WAC 204-08-010
WAC 204-08-020
Petitions for rule-making amendment or repeal.
WAC 204-08-030
Declaratory rulings.
WAC 204-08-040
Forms for declaratory rulings.
WAC 204-08-050
For promulgation, amendment, or repeal of commission regulations.
WAC 204-08-100
Procedure for obtaining approval of automotive equipment within the scope of RCW 46.37.005 and 46.37.320.