WSR 05-10-067

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed May 3, 2005, 9:38 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 308-56A WAC, Certificates of title -- Motor vehicles, etc. and chapter 308-93 WAC, Vessel registration and certificates of title, to include but not limited to WAC 308-56A-090 Disclosure of individual vehicle owner information, 308-93-087 Disclosure of names and addresses of individual vessel owners, and 308-93-089 Lists of registered and legal owners of vessels -- Furnished for certain purposes -- Penalty for unauthorized use.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 46.01.110, 46.12.101, 88.02.070, 88.02.100.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Rule making is required to be in compliance with SB 5321 of the 59th legislature 2005 regular session. SB 5321 limits access to residence address information stored in the Department of Licensing (DOL) system and changes RCW 46.12.370 and 46.12.380. Rule making will be considered to specify these limitations, which further protect the privacy of the residents of Washington state. These rules will be updated to reflect DOL will implement the new limitations.

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 Dale R. Brown, Management Analyst, Policy and Projects Office, Mailstop 48001, P.O. Box 2957, Olympia, WA 98507-2957, or by phone (360) 902-4020, fax (360) 902-3827, TTY (360) 664-8885, e-mail DBROWN@dol.wa.gov.

May 3, 2005

Robert Smith

for Steve Boruchowitz, Manager

Policy and Projects Office

Washington State Code Reviser's Office