Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 06-17-028.
Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: Chapter 260-37 WAC, National racing compact.
Hearing Location(s): Auburn City Council Chambers, 25 West Main, Auburn, WA 98001, on March 8, 2007, at 9:30 a.m.
Date of Intended Adoption: March 8, 2007.
Submit Written Comments to: Douglas L. Moore, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, fax (360) 459-6461, by March 5, 2007.
Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Patty Sorby by March 6, 2007, TTY (360) 459-6462.
Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: Add a new chapter to allow the WHRC to participate [in] the national racing compact.
Reasons Supporting Proposal: Allows licensees who have obtained a national license to use that application to receive a WHRC license by paying the appropriate license fees. Also authorizes required payment arrangements between the WHRC and the national racing compact committee.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 67.16.020.
Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.
Name of Proponent: Washington horse racing commission, governmental.
Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Douglas L. Moore, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, (360) 459-6462; Implementation and Enforcement: Robert Leichner, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, (360) 459-6462.
No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. Not applicable.
A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. Not applicable.
January 23, 2007
Douglas L. Moore
LIVE HORSE RACING COMPACT
(2) A person holding a valid compact committee license is exempt from paying the fingerprint fee listed in WAC 260-36-085.