Purpose: The amendment will allow the director to issue temporary licenses to manufacturers and house-banked card room applicants.
Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 230-04-255.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 9.46.070.
Adopted under notice filed as WSR 05-07-115 on March 21, 2005, with a published date of April 6, 2005.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.
Date Adopted: May 17, 2005.
AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Order 383, filed 4/14/00, effective 5/15/00)
WAC 230-04-255 Director may issue temporary licenses -- Procedures -- Restrictions. The director may issue a temporary license upon the administrative approval of the application. The following procedures ((
apply to temporary licenses:
The director shall not issue temporary licenses to:
(a) Manufacturers; and
(b) Applicants to operate house-banked card games;
(2))) Temporary licenses shall allow an applicant to conduct such activity for a period not to exceed sixty days.
(3))) (2) If the application is not approved by the
commission during the sixty day period, the temporary license
shall become void: Provided, That if the commission does not
conduct a meeting within the sixty-day period, the director
may approve an additional temporary license to expire no later
than the day following the next scheduled public meeting;
(4))) (3) Once approved by the commission, a temporary
license will be replaced with the issuance of a license to
expire one year from the initial date of the temporary
[Statutory Authority: RCW 9.46.070. 00-09-052 (Order 383), § 230-04-255, filed 4/14/00, effective 5/15/00; Order 12, § 230-04-255, filed 2/14/74.]