Adoption of Amendments Correcting a Cross-Reference to Federal Law Governing Franchise Financial Statement Requirements

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

The Division of Securities has adopted amendments to WAC 460-80-140 to correct a reference to the Federal Trade Commission’s franchise disclosure rule concerning financial statements. The amendment adopted changes the citation from 16 C.F.R. § 465.5(u) to 16 C.F.R. § 436.5.

On July 1, 2015, the Securities Division filed a Rule-Making Order (CR-103) and the text of the final rules (OTS-6958). See: Rulemaking Documents and Information.

If you have any questions about this rule, you may submit them to Michelle Webster at, or you may mail your comments to the following address:

Michelle Webster, Esq.
Securities Division
P.O. Box 9033
Olympia, WA 98507-9033