Public Comment Form

Commenting open: July 18, 2023 12:00AM PT - September 27, 2023 11:59PM PT.

Rulemaking - Outstanding Resource Waters, Chapter 173-201A WAC

We are accepting comments on the rule proposal to designate outstanding resource waters and to update rule language in chapter 173-201A WAC, Water Quality Standards for Surface Waters of the State of Washington.

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Comments are due by September 27, 2023.

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Next steps: Once the comment period closes, we will consider comments and respond to them. Response to comments will be located in the concise explanatory statement that will be sent to all interested parties during the final rule announcement. We hope to start reviewing comments in the fall of 2023.

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