WSR 99-22-021

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

HORSE RACING COMMISSION


[ Filed October 25, 1999, 11:29 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 260-52-010 Paddock to post, 260-52-030 Starting the race, 260-52-040 Post to finish, 260-52-060 Camera and photographs, 260-52-070 Declaring race "official" and 260-52-080 Official time of the race.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 67.16.040.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Review and update rules.

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 Bruce Batson, Executive Secretary, Washington Horse Racing Commission, 7912 Martin Way, Suite D, Olympia, WA 98516-5703, (360) 459-6462, fax (360) 459-6461.

October 22, 1999

Bruce Batson

Executive Secretary

Washington State Code Reviser's Office