WSR 99-18-093

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF

FISH AND WILDLIFE

[ Filed August 31, 1999, 5:02 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Recreational licenses.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 77.32.470, 77.32.090.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: To reduce complexity in recreational license issuance and to generate revenue for the wildlife fund.

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 Sales Manager, 600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1091, phone (360) 902-2456, fax (360) 902-2945, e-mail ludwidkl@dfw.wa.gov.

August 31, 1999

Evan Jacoby

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office