WSR 05-14-060

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF

FISH AND WILDLIFE

[ Filed June 29, 2005, 3:30 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WILD system transaction fee rule.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 77.12.047.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The department is negotiating a new contract for operation of the interactive licensing data base. The transaction fee paid to the contractor who wins the bid to operate the system may be adjusted.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

Process for Developing New Rule: Agency study.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Ron McQueen, Business Program Assistant Director, 600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98504-1091, phone (360) 902-2204. Contact by August 18, 2005. Expected proposal filing on or after August 19, 2005.

June 29, 2005

Evan Jacoby

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office