Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.
Purpose: To amend chapter 260-80 WAC as part of the agency's regulatory reform effort, and to write and organize rules in a clear and concise manner that they are easily understood by those to whom they apply.
Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 260-80-080, 260-80-090 and 260-80-120; and amending WAC 260-80-020, 260-80-050, 260-80-100, and 260-80-110.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 67.16.020 and 67.16.040.
Adopted under notice filed as WSR 06-03-091 on January 13, 2006.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 1, Amended 5, Repealed 3.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 1, Amended 5, Repealed 3; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Date Adopted: March 9, 2006.
R. M. Leichner
AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Rules of racing, filed 4/21/61)
WAC 260-80-020 Accepting bribe. No ((
racing official or
his assistant, no owner, trainer, jockey, agent, no person
having charge of or access to any race horse, nor any other))
person shall accept or offer to accept on his own behalf or on
behalf of another, any bribe, gift or gratuity in any form to
influence the result of a race or which would tend to do so.
[Rules of racing, § 66, filed 4/21/61.]
[Rules of racing, § 69, filed 4/21/61.]
Any person aiding or abetting in the use or possession of, or soliciting or inducing the use or possession of such a device or appliance shall be subject to the same penalties as the penalty for possession or use.
[Order 6, § 260-80-100, filed 12/3/70; Rules of racing, § 74, filed 4/21/61.]
[Rules of racing, § 75, filed 4/21/61.]
The following sections of the Washington Administrative Code are repealed:
|WAC 260-80-090||Bar plates.|
|WAC 260-80-120||Paying fine of jockey.|