WSR 99-12-018

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


(Business and Professions Division)

(Master License Service)

[ Filed May 21, 1999, 1:10 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 308-87 WAC, Limousine carrier businesses.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 46.72A.120.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: These rules are being reviewed in compliance with Executive Order 97-02 in order to determine if they are still needed, are easily understood, and meet the needs for which they are intended. No other rule-making activity is planned at this time, but the findings from this review may indicate the need to amend, repeal or adopt 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 modified negotiated rule making.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication. Comments and suggestions will be used in determining whether rule making is necessary and in developing any subsequent new, amended, or repealed rules. Comments may be sent in writing, or by phone, fax or e-mail to Clyde Zahn, Master License Service, P.O. Box 9034, Olympia, WA 98507-9034, voice (360) 664-1447, fax (360) 586-1596, TDD (360) 586-2788, e-mail czahn@dol.wa.gov. Comments should be sent in time to be received by June 30, 1999, by the individual named above.

The Department of Licensing has a policy of providing equal access to its services. If you need special accommodations, please call (360) 664-1400 or TDD (360) 586-2788.

May 21, 1999

Nancy A. Skewis, Administrator

Master License Service

Washington State Code Reviser's Office