WSR 03-09-134



[ Filed April 23, 2003, 9:23 a.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 02-22-025.

Title of Rule: WAC 260-72-010 Communication systems, commission approval required -- Closure during racing.

Purpose: To update rules and eliminate language that is no longer applicable to obsolete.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 67.16.040.

Summary: Repeal WAC 260-72-010.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: Removes obsolete language.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Robert J. Lopez, Olympia, Washington, (360) 459-6462; Implementation and Enforcement: Robert M. Leichner, Olympia, Washington, (360) 459-6462.

Name of Proponent: Washington Horse Racing Commission, governmental.

Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.

Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: Repeal WAC 260-72-010.

Proposal Changes the Following Existing Rules: Repeals language adopted in 1961.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. The changes will not impose any costs upon businesses in the horse racing industry.

RCW 34.05.328 does not apply to this rule adoption. The rule is not subject to this section under RCW 34.05.328 (5)(a).

Hearing Location: Auburn City Council Chambers, 25 West Main, Auburn, WA 98001, (253) 931-3041, on June 12, 2003, at 10:30 a.m.

Submit Written Comments to: Robert Leichner, Washington Horse Racing Commission, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, fax (360) 459-6461, by June 11, 2003.

Date of Intended Adoption: June 12, 2003.

April 22, 2003

R. M. Leichner

Executive Secretary


     The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
WAC 260-72-010 Communication systems, commission approval required -- Closure during racing.

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Washington State Code Reviser's Office