WSR 98-17-102

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

GAMBLING COMMISSION

[Filed August 19, 1998, 11:08 a.m.]



Subject of Possible Rule Making: Accounting procedures for pull-tab games with carry-over jackpots.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 9.46.070.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: This change would clarify the record keeping requirements for licensees that offer pull-tab games with carry-over jackpots.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

Process for Developing New Rule: Negotiated rule making.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Ben Bishop, Deputy Director, P.O. Box 42400, Olympia, WA 98504-2400, (360) 438-7640; Sherri Winslow, Deputy Director, P.O. Box 42400, Olympia, WA 98504-2400, (360) 438-7654, ext. 301, or Susan Arland, Public Information Officer, P.O. Box 42400, Olympia, WA 98504-2400, (360) 438-7654, ext. 374.

Meetings at the DoubleTree Inn, 1507 North First Street, Yakima, WA 98901, (509) 248-7850, on September 10 and 11; at the Silverdale on the Bay Hotel, 3037 Bucklin Hill Road, Silverdale, WA 98310, (360) 698-1000, on October 8-9; and at the Heathman Lodge, 7801 N.E. Greenwood Drive, Vancouver, WA 98662, (360) 254-3100, on November 12 and 13.

August 19, 1998

Susan Arland

Public Information Officer

Legislature Code Reviser

Register

Washington State Code Reviser's Office