WSR 06-23-055

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

HORSE RACING COMMISSION


[ Filed November 8, 2006, 11:02 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 260-34-020 Drug and alcohol violations.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 67.16.020.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: To amend WAC 260-34-020 to reflect clear language and to define the difference between possession and use of narcotics as opposed to the possession of narcotics with intent to sell or deliver.

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 Douglas L. Moore, Washington Horse Racing Commission, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, phone (360) 459-6462, fax (360) 459-6461, dmoore@whrc.state.wa.us.

November 8, 2006

Douglas L. Moore

Management Analyst

Washington State Code Reviser's Office