WSR 06-07-153

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed March 22, 2006, 9:09 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 308-93 WAC, Vessel registration and certificates of title, to include but not limited to creating a new rule to establish the criteria for approving vessel carbon monoxide warning stickers developed by vessel manufacturers to be used in lieu of the ones provided by the department of licensing.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: Chapter 88.02 RCW.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: New rule making is required to establish what a vessel manufacturer must have on their carbon monoxide warning sticker to be able to meet the requirements described in SB 6364 passed by the 59th legislature, 2006 regular session.

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

Process for Developing New Rule: Committee with stakeholder review.

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, Vehicle Services, AD Office, Mailstop 48001, P.O. Box 2956, Olympia, WA 98507-2957, or by phone (360) 902-4020, fax (360) 902-0140, TTY (360) 664-8885, e-mail DBROWN@dol.wa.gov.

D. McCurley, Administrator

Title and Registration Services

Washington State Code Reviser's Office