PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
HORSE RACING COMMISSION
[Filed August 5, 1998, 11:28 a.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 260-44 WAC.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 67.16.040.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Conform to nationally accepted uniform rules.
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.
Process for Developing New Rule: Agency study; and Association of Racing Commissioners International.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Bruce Batson, Executive Secretary, Washington Horse Racing Commission, 7912 Martin Way, Suite D, Olympia, WA 98506, phone (360) 459-6462, fax (360) 459-6461.
August 5, 1998