PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 308-08 WAC, Brief adjudicative proceedings (BAPs).
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 34.05.220.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The department may use brief adjudicative proceedings (BAPs) where their use will not violate any provisions of law, and where protection of the public interest does not require the department to give notice and an opportunity to participate to persons other than the parties.
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 Kim Johnson, Dealer and Manufacturer Services, P.O. Box 9039, Olympia, WA 98507, voice (360) 664-6464, fax (360) 586-6703.
March 21, 2005