[CLOSED] Public Comment Period for Proposed WAC Changes

February 7, 2023

Public comment closes March 13, 2023

TIB is proposing various revisions to chapter 479 WAC, the governing rules for the Board's programs. This is the first comprehensive update of 479 WAC since 2007.

Rule Making Activity
  •  WAC Revisions: 479-01, 479-02, 479-05, 479-06, 479-10, 479-14
  •  Hearing Date: March 24, 2023
  •  Effective Date: May 1, 2023

Proposed changes include:
  •  Update and clarify eligibility criteria;
  •  Make technical corrections to ensure consistency within existing programs;
  •  Update definitions to be consistent with changes in federal and state laws; and
  •  Delete obsolete program criteria.

The WAC Changes as submitted to the Office of the Code Reviser are as follows:

If you would like to comment on these revisions, please address your comments via e-mail to Gena Workman at GenaW@tib.wa.gov

Comments must be received by March 13, 2023.
A public hearing reviewing the WAC revisions and any comments submitted will be held at the March 24, 2023 board meeting in Tukwila. Click here for meeting location, schedule, and agenda.

About TIB

The Transportation Improvement Board funds high priority transportation projects in communities throughout the state to enhance the movement of people, goods and services.