Semi-Annual Rule Making Agenda:
July 2016 through December 2016

Following is the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife's semi-annual rule-making agenda for publication in the Washington state register pursuant to RCW 34.05.314.

There may be additional rule-making activity not on the agenda as conditions warrant.

If you have questions about this rule-making agenda, please contact:

WDFW Rules Coordinator,
600 Capitol Way, North,
Olympia, WA 98501-1091
P hone: (360) 902-2403
Fax (360) 902-2155
E-mail Rules.Coordinator@dfw.wa.gov

WAC Citation

Subject Matter

Current Activity

Pre-proposal
(CR‑101)
Proposed (CR‑102) or Expedited (CR‑105) Permanent
(CR‑103)

Ch. 220-12, 220-16, 220-20, 220-56

Marine Fish Rules

WSR 16-06-044   filed on February 26, 2016

WSR 16-19-059 on September 19, 2016

Expected November 2016

220-56-350
220-56-380

2017 Recreational Clam and Oyster Seasons

WSR 16-20-106 filed on October 5, 2016

Expected November 2016

Pending scheduling

To be determined

Establishing logbook requirements for freshwater game fish guides

WSR 16-16-114   filed on August 2, 2016

Pending scheduling

Pending scheduling

220-12-020

Adding three species of King Crab to the current shellfish classification

WSR 16-13-149   filed on June 22, 2016

WSR 16-17-055 on August 12, 2016

Expected December 2016

Ch. 220-69

Charter Stamps

WSR 16-10-099  filed on May 4, 2016

WSR 16-17-053 on August 11, 2016

Expected December 2016

To be determined

Aquatic Invasive Species Rules

WSR 14-20-120
filed on October 1, 2014

Pending scheduling

Pending scheduling

To be determined

Recreational Fishing Rules

WSR 16-06-078
filed on February 26, 2014

Pending scheduling

Pending scheduling

Ch. 220-44

Coastal Commercial Directed Sardine Purse Seine Fishery

WSR 16-01-189
filed on December 23, 2014

Pending scheduling

Pending scheduling

To be determined

Commercial Fishery Rules and Fish Receiving Ticket Rules

WSR 15-03-090
filed on August 6, 2014

Pending scheduling

Pending scheduling

Ch. 220-33

2015 North of Falcon Rules - Columbia River Commercial Salmon

WSR 15-01-156
filed on December 23, 2014

Pending scheduling

Pending scheduling

Ch. 220-44 and 220-69

Slope rockfish sorting rule amendments

WSR 14-17-119  filed on August 20, 2014

WSR 14-21-173 on August 22, 2014

Pending scheduling

To be determined

Technical Rule Changes to Fish and Wildlife Rules

WSR 14-11-100
filed on May 21, 2014

Pending scheduling

Pending scheduling

To be determined

Aquatic Invasive Species Rules Related to Aquaculture

WSR 14-11-100
filed on May 21, 2014

Pending scheduling

Pending scheduling

To be determined

Giant Pacific Octopus rule project

WSR 13-23-107
filed on November 20, 2013

Pending scheduling

Pending scheduling

Ch. 220-56

Possession of personal-use shellfish in the field

WSR 13-23-107
filed on November 20, 2013

Pending scheduling

Pending scheduling

Ch. 220-88

Columbia River Emerging Commercial Fishery rule project

WSR 13-18-079
filed on September 4, 2013

Pending scheduling

Pending scheduling

 

Ch. 232-12

Species Listing Changes for Bald Eagle, Peregrine Falcon, etc

WSR 16-13-044   filed on June 6, 2016

WSR 16-19-068 on September 19, 2016

Adopted CR-103P filing pending

Ch. 232-12

Species Listing Changes for Lynx and Marbled Murrelet

WSR 16-02-115   filed on January 6, 2016

WSR 16-19-068 on September 19, 2016

Adopted CR-103P filing pending

To be determined

Electronic Fish Receiving Tickets

WSR 13-11-122
filed on May 21 2013

Pending scheduling

Pending scheduling

To be determined

Marking requirements for commercial fishing nets

WSR 11-16-076
filed on August 1, 2011

Pending scheduling

Pending scheduling