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Concise Explanatory Statement, Oil Spill Contingency Plan (Historical)

Publication number Date Published
12-08-020December 2012
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Author(s) Sonja Larson
Description The purpose of a Concise Explanatory Statement is to:

• Meet the Administrative Procedure Act (APA) requirements for agencies to prepare a Concise Explanatory Statement (RCW 34.05.325).
• Provide reasons for adopting the rule.
• Describe any differences between the proposed rule and the adopted rule.
• Provide Ecology’s response to public comments.

This Concise Explanatory Statement provides information on The Washington State Department of Ecology’s (Ecology) rule adoption for:

Title: Oil Spill Contingency Plan
WAC Chapter(s): 173-182
Adopted date: December 14, 2012
Effective date: January 14, 2012

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Keywords oil spill, concise explanatory statement
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