|Laws and Rules
Chapter 80.50 of the Revised Code
of Washington (RCW) are the laws which the Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council must
follow in siting and regulating major energy facilities. Title 463 of the Washington
Administrative Code (WAC) are the regulations by which the Energy Facility Site Evaluation
Council functions under state and federal law. Chapters
80.70 and 80.80 RCW also apply to some energy facilities under EFSEC
CHAPTER 80.50 REVISED CODE OF WASHINGTON
ENERGY FACILITIES--SITE LOCATIONS
80.50.045 Recommendations to secretary, federal energy
regulatory commission -- Siting electrical transmission corridors --
Council designated as state authority for siting transmission facilities
80.50.060 Energy facilities
to which chapter applies--Applications for certification- -Forms--Information.
80.50.071 Council to receive
applications--Fees or charges for application processing
or certification monitoring.
processing of applications.
80.50.080 Counsel for the
staff to assist applicants, make recommendations.
80.50.090 Public hearings.
80.50.100 Recommendations to
governor--Approval or rejection of certification--Reconsideration.
facilities for petroleum products--Recommendations to governor.
80.50.110 Chapter governs
and supersedes other law or regulations--Preemption of
regulation and certification by
80.50.120 Effect of
80.50.130 Revocation or
suspension of certification--Grounds.
80.50.150 Enforcement of
80.50.160 Availability of
80.50.175 Study of potential
sites--Fee--Disposition of payments.
80.50.180 Proposals and
actions by other state agencies and local political subdivisions
pertaining to energy facilities exempt from "detailed statement"
required by RCW
80.50.190 Disposition of
receipts from applicants.
80.50.300 Unfinished nuclear
power projects--Transfer of all or a portion of a site to a
subdivision or subdivisions of the state--Water rights.
actions--Exemption from chapter 43.21C RCW.
80.50.320 Governor to evaluate council
efficiency, make recommendations.
80.50.330 Preapplication -- Siting electrical transmission
facilities -- Corridors.
80.50.340 Preapplication -- Fees -- Plans.
80.50.350 National interest electric transmission corridors
task force -- Duties -- Recommendations.
80.50.900 Severability--1970 ex.s. c 45.
80.50.901 Severability--1974 ex.s. c 110.
80.50.902 Severability--1977 ex.s. c 371.
date--1996 c 4.
80.50.030 Energy facility
site evaluation council--Created--Membership--Support.
80.50.040 Energy facility
site evaluation council--Powers enumerated.
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TITLE 463 WASHINGTON ADMINISTRATIVE CODE
NOTE: Listed below are the rules that are in effect as of July 2008.
General and operating permit regulations for air pollution sources.
Carbon dioxide mitigation program for thermal electric generating
Greenhouse gases emissions performance standard and sequestration plans
and programs for baseload electric generating facilities.
of Chapters Formerly Codified in this Title.
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