WSR 07-11-125

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed May 22, 2007, 8:19 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 308-96A WAC, Vehicle licenses, to include but not limited to WAC 308-96A-065 and 308-96A-560.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 46.16.010, 46.16.313.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: WAC 308-96A-065, rule making may be required to explain the issuance and restrictions of personalized special plates.

WAC 308-96A-560, rule making may be required to explain the continuing requirements for organizations to maintain the issuance of special plates.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

Process for Developing New Rule: The department of licensing (DOL) welcomes the public to take part in developing the rules. Anyone interested should contact the staff person identified below. At a later date, DOL will file a proposal with the office of the code reviser with a notice of proposed rule making. A copy of the proposal will be sent to everyone on the mailing list and to anyone who requests a copy.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Dale R. Brown, Management Analyst, Vehicle Services, Assistant Director's Office, Mailstop 48205, P.O. Box 2956, Olympia, WA 98507-2957, or by phone (360) 902-4020, fax (360) 902-7821 or 902-7822, TTY (360) 664-8885, e-mail DBROWN@dol.wa.gov.

May 21, 2007

Julie Knittle

Assistant Director

Vehicle Services

Washington State Code Reviser's Office