WSR 21-08-078
[Filed April 6, 2021, 2:47 p.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 308-61-195 Abandoned recreational vehicleCriteria and required information, 308-61-197 Abandoned recreational vehicleApplication and review, 308-61-203 Abandoned recreational vehicleReimbursements, 308-61-207 Abandoned recreational vehicleTurning over collections to the department, and 308-61-215 Abandoned recreational vehicleRates and caps.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 46.53.010 Registered tow truck operators, vehicle wreckers, scrap processors, and scrap metal businesses may apply for cost reimbursement for towing, transporting, storing, dismantling, and disposing abandoned recreational vehiclesDepartment to develop rulesStakeholder work group, 46.55.190 Rules.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: There are formatted changes and clarified wording throughout all WAC listed under "Subject of possible rule making" above.
Other changes are being made in accordance with stakeholder requests identified in the stakeholder work group authorized by RCW 46.53.010. These changes correct rates and caps examples and raise the travel trailer cap from 25' to 30' in WAC 308-61-215.
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.
Process for Developing New Rule: Negotiated rule making; parties interested in these rules may contact the individual below (Dora Calle). The public may also participate by commenting after a CR-102 has been filed and amendments are proposed, by providing written comments or giving oral testimony during the public hearing process.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Dora Calle, 1125 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98504, phone 360-902-3798, email
April 6, 2021
Ellis Starrett
Rules Coordinator