WSR 19-03-120
[Filed January 17, 2019, 11:19 a.m.]
Following is the office of financial management's (OFM) semi-annual rule-making agenda for publication in the Washington State Register. This list identifies rules under development and rules with anticipated rule-making action during the next six months.
This agenda is available on OFM's web site at The information on the OFM web site is updated as rule-making notices are filed. If OFM should begin rule-making activities for a rule not listed on the agenda below, that information will also be posted.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Roselyn Marcus at or 360-902-0434. If you have specific questions about state personnel rules, these can readily be addressed by Brandy Chinn in OFM's rules and appeals unit. Brandy can be reached at or 360-407-4141.
Semi-Annual Rule-Making Agenda
January 1 through June 30, 2019
WAC Citation
Subject Matter/Purpose of Rule
Current Activity/Approximate
Filing Date
Chapter 357-26 WAC
Reasonable accommodations - create new WAC to include pregnancy and safety accommodations.
CR-102 filing anticipated in January.
WAC 357-31-395
Amendment to expand the definition of "employee's relative" to include sibling for the purposes of shared leave.
CR-102 filing anticipated in January.
WAC 357-31-130 and 357-31-100
Amendment to allow an employee to use their accrued sick leave for bonding purposes.
CR-102 filing anticipated in March.
Chapter 357-58 WAC
Washington management service - amend rules based on review of chapter.
CR-102 filing anticipated in March.
Multiple Title 357 WAC
Information technology professional structure (ITPS) - Create and amend rules based on the ITPS class study.
CR-102 filing anticipated in March.
To be determined
Part-time employees included in civil service.
Filed CR-101 in July 2018. Stakeholder work continues.
Chapter 82-60 WAC
All payer claims database (APCD) - chapter 43.371 RCW directs OFM to adopt rules for APCD. Finalize correction to additional definition rule. Continue with chemical dependency related rules.
CR-103 for correction to the additional definitions rule will be filed in February. File new CR-101 for chemical dependency in April.
Roselyn Marcus
Assistant Director
Legal and Legislative Affairs