WSR 05-01-213



[ Filed December 21, 2004, 4:39 p.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 04-22-012.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: Repealing WAC 260-56-030 Costs and expenses.

Hearing Location(s): Auburn City Council Chambers, 25 West Main, Auburn, WA 98001, on February 10, 2005, at 9:30 a.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: February 10, 2005.

Submit Written Comments to: Robert J. Lopez, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, e-mail, fax (360) 459-6461, by February 7, 2004 [2005].

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Patty Sorby by February 7, 2005, TTY (360) 459-6462.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: To repeal WAC 260-56-030 Costs and expenses, to eliminate the need for licensees to pay a fee before a protest will be heard.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: The Washington Horse Racing Commission does not have the authority to assess such a cost.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 67.16.020.

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

Name of Proponent: Washington Horse Racing Commission, governmental.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Robert J. Lopez, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, (360) 459-6462; Implementation and Enforcement: Robert M. Leichner, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, (360) 459-6462.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. Not applicable.

A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. Not applicable.

December 20, 2004

R. M. Leichner

Executive Secretary



     The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
WAC 260-56-030 Costs and expenses.

Legislature Code Reviser 


Washington State Code Reviser's Office