WSR 19-18-083
[Filed September 4, 2019, 6:32 a.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Criteria of what qualifies as an independent investigation in police involved shootings.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 10.114.010.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Required by initiative and SHB 1064 (2019). The rules are needed for police involved shooting investigation processes to be consistent in the state and to require certain criteria in order to be a completely independent investigation.
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None. Any federal agencies that have regulations are exempted in RCW 10.114.010.
Process for Developing New Rule: Negotiated rule making.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Derek Zable, 19010 1st Avenue South, Burien, WA 98148, phone 206-835-7356, email, web site; or Dan Christman, 19010 1st Avenue South, Burien, WA 98148, phone 206-835-7369, email, web site
September 3, 2019
Derek Zable
Human Resources and
Government Affairs Manager