PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Pull-tabs.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 9.46.070.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: We have received a petition for rule change from ZDI Gaming, Inc., requesting a change in the way pull-tabs are authorized to be manufactured.
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.
Process for Developing New Rule: Negotiated rule making.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Rick Day, Deputy Director, P.O. Box 42400, Olympia, WA 98504-2400, (360) 486-3446; or Neal Nunamaker, Deputy Director, P.O. Box 42400, Olympia, WA 98504-2400, (360) 486-3449; or Susan Arland, Rules Coordinator, P.O. Box 42400, Olympia, WA 98504-2400, (360) 486-3466.
Meeting Dates and Locations: On May 14, 2004, at the Red Lion Hotel at the Park, 303 West North River Drive, Spokane, WA 99201, (509) 326-8000; on July 9, 2004, at the LaConner Maple Hall, 108 Commercial Street, LaConner, WA 98257, (360) 466-3101; and on August 13, 2004, at The Heathman Lodge, 7801 N.E. Greenwood Drive, Vancouver, WA 98662.
April 22, 2004