Rulemaking Activity

Semi-Annual Rulemaking Agenda January - June 2024

Current Rulemaking

Rule and Status Public Hearings or Comments

WAC 196-09 Board practices and procedures (Indexing Rule)

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WAC 196-16 Registered professional land surveyors

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WAC 196-21 Land surveyors-in-training

Public Hearing

Date:  January 31, 2024

Time:  1 pm

Location:

In-person:

Office of the Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors

605 11th Ave SE Suite 201

Olympia WA 98501

Or join online: WebEx

Submit written comments to:  ShananGillespie@BRPELS.wa.gov by January 31, 2024.  In the Subject line, please put the title of the rule you are commenting on. 

WAC 196-26A Registered professional engineer and professional land surveyor fees
WAC 196-30 Fees for on-site wastewater treatment designers and inspectors

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WAC 196-29 Professional Practices

 

Completed Rulemaking

Rule and Status Public Hearings or Comments

WAC 196-12 Registered professional engineers

A public hearing was held on

August 23, 2023

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WAC 196-09 Board practices and procedures (complaint processing approach)

WAC 196-33 Rules of professional practice for licensees designing on-site wastewater treatment systems

WAC 196-25 Business practices​​​​​​

A public hearing was held on

November 30, 2022

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WAC 196-26A Registered professional engineer and professional land surveyor fees
WAC 196-30 Fees for on-site wastewater treatment designers and inspectors

A public hearing was held on

February 1, 2023

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WAC 196-32 On-site wastewater treatment system designer licenses/inspector certificates of competency

 A public hearing was held on

January 25, 2023

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Explanation of Abbreviations

  • RCW—Revised Code of Washington (Washington State laws)
  • WAC—Washington Administrative Code (Washington State agency regulations)

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