PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 308-56A WAC, Certificates of title -- Motor vehicles, etc, to include but not limited to WAC 308-56A-530 Vehicle brands and comments and 308-56A-500 Definitions.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 46.01.110.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Rule making may be required to allow the inclusion of brands from other jurisdictions than Washington to be added to the vehicle certificate of ownership and registration documents.
The accomplishment would be greater public awareness and safety.
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 Katherine Iyall Vasquez, Rules Manager, Policy and Projects Office, Mailstop 48001, P.O. Box 2956, Olympia, WA 98507-2957, or by phone (360) 902-3718, fax (360) 902-3827, TTY (360) 664-8885, e-mail Kvasquez@dol.wa.gov.
August 12, 2004
for Steve Boruchowitz, Manager
Policy and Projects Office