WSR 18-10-038
[Filed April 25, 2018, 2:15 p.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 458-20-252 Hazardous substance tax.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 82.32.300 and 82.01.060.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The department intends to amend WAC 458-20-252(10) to clarify the consumer's tax measure under circumstances where the consumer is the first person in possession of any nonexempt hazardous substance or where the consumer is the first person who must pay the tax upon substances previously possessed in this state.
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.
Process for Developing New Rule: Parties interested in this rule making may contact the individual listed below. The public may also participate by providing written comments throughout this rule making or by giving oral testimony at the public meeting or public hearing.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Darius Massoudi, P.O. Box 47453, Olympia, WA 98504-7453, phone 360-534-1572, fax 360-534-1606, TTY 800-833-6384, email
Additional comments: Written comments may be submitted by mail or email and should be directed to Darius Massoudi using one of the contact methods above. Written and oral comments will be accepted at the public meeting on June 6, 2018, at 10:00 a.m., in Conference Room 252, 6400 Linderson Way S.W., Tumwater, WA 98501.
April 25, 2018
Erin T. Lopez
Rules Coordinator