WSR 09-06-091

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

LIQUOR CONTROL BOARD


[ Filed March 4, 2009, 11:18 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: The board has adopted rules regarding violations and penalties. This rule making is to clarify language in WAC 314-29-010.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 66.08.030.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Current language needs to be clarified to eliminate licensee confusion, increased administrative costs, and a lack of adherence to due process timelines.

Process for Developing New Rule: Interested parties can participate in the discussions formulating this rule change by contacting or sending written comments to the agency staff listed below.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Karen McCall, Agency Rules Coordinator, P.O. Box 43080, Olympia, WA 98504-3080, (360) 664-1631, fax (360) 664-9689, e-mail rules@liq.wa.gov.

March 4, 2009

Lorraine Lee

Chairman

Washington State Code Reviser's Office