WSR 99-10-060

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF

FISH AND WILDLIFE

[ Filed May 3, 1999, 2:34 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Personal use license rules.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 75.08.080, 77.32.050.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Passage of SB 5020 sets new minimum dealer fees, allows for a transaction fee, and creates a two-day shellfish license. Rule amendments are needed.

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.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Diane Ludwig, License Division Manager, Administrative Services Program, 600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1091, (360) 902-2456, fax (360) 902-2945. Contact by June 22, 1999, expected proposal filing June 23, 1999.

May 3, 1999

Evan Jacoby

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office