WSR 06-12-127

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed June 7, 2006, 11:28 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Amendments to WAC 308-104-010 Vision test for driver's license issuance.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 46.20.130, 46.01.110.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: An agency study is being conducted to determine the current rule's impact on public safety. Issues being considered include visual acuity necessary for safe driving, and testing procedures necessary to determine safe vision standards.

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 Peter Teets, LSO Projects, Department of Licensing, P.O. Box 9030, Olympia, WA 98507-9030, phone (360) 902-3845, e-mail pteets@dol.wa.gov, fax (360) 586-8351.

June 6, 2006

Clark J. Holloway

Legislative Liaison

Washington State Code Reviser's Office