WSR 04-01-188

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF

FISH AND WILDLIFE

[ Filed December 23, 2003, 3:40 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Hunting rules.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 77.12.047.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The department will review use of crossbows.

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 Dave Brittell, Wildlife Program Assistant Director, 600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1076, phone (360) 902-2504. Contact by February 5, 2004, expected proposal filing February 6, 2004.

December 23, 2003

Evan Jacoby

Rules Coordinator

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