This rulemaking would amend Chapter 173-224 WAC
– Water Quality Permit Fees. The purpose of this rule proposal to increase fees (for inflation) for Fiscal Years 2020 and 2021 and make changes to the structure of specific permit fee categories including the Winery General Permit.
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- Announcement and development
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