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Concise Explanatory Statement and Responsiveness Summary for the Adoption of Chapter 173-700, Wetland Mitigation Banks

Publication number Date Published
09-06-022August 2009
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Section 1 - Cover, Table of Contents, and Introduction
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Section 2 - Differences between proposed and final rule
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Section 3 - Responses to comments
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Section 4 - Summary of public involvement opportunities
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Section 5 - Cover and Table of Contents for Appendices
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Appendix A - Comments received
(276 pages) (16MB)

Appendix B - Index of commenters
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Appendix C - Public notices regarding rule
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Appendix D - Final rule text
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Author(s) Yolanda Holder and Lauren Driscoll
Description As required by the Administrative Procedure Act (Chapter 34.05 RCW), in this document Ecology provides the rationale for changing language in the rule between the proposed rule and the adopted rule. The document also includes responses to comments, a summary of public involvement opportunities, and appendices (written comments received during the comment
period and transcription from the hearings, index of commenters, public notices regarding rule, and final rule text).
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Keywords responsiveness summary, wetland, wetland banking, wetland mitigation, wetlands, mitigation, mitigation banking, concise explanatory statement
WEB PAGE Wetland mitigation banking web page

Rule Adoption Notice - Wetland Mitigation Banks, Chapter 173-700 WAC

Final Environmental Impact Statement: Washington State's Rule on Wetland Mitigation Banks, WAC 173-700 Wetland Mitigation Banks

Implementation Plan for the Adoption of Chapter 173-700 WAC, Wetland Mitigation Banks

Final Cost-Benefit and Least Burdensome Alternative Analysis: Chapter 173-700 WAC -Wetland Mitigation Banking

Revised Small Business Economic Impact Statement: Chapter 173-700 WAC - Wetland Mitigation Banks