WSR 07-24-020

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

GAMBLING COMMISSION


[ Filed November 28, 2007, 9:22 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: I.D. stamps for gambling equipment.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 9.46.070.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: This proposal would require gambling equipment, such as tribal lottery systems, to have an I.D. stamp affixed to it by the manufacturer prior to selling or leasing the equipment in Washington state.

Process for Developing New Rule: Interested parties can participate in the discussion of this proposed change by attending a commission meeting, or contacting the agency rules coordinator at the contact information below.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Rick Day, Deputy Director, P.O. Box 42400, Olympia, WA 98504-2400, (360) 486-3446; Mark Harris, Assistant Director, P.O. Box 42400, Olympia, WA 98504-2400 (360) 486-3579; or Susan Arland, Rules Coordinator, P.O. Box 42400, Olympia, WA 98504-2400, (360) 486-3466, e-mail Susana@wsgc.wa.gov.

[Meetings on] January 11, 2008, at the DoubleTree Guest Suites, 16500 Southcenter Parkway, Seattle, WA 98188, (206) 575-8220; on February 15, 2008, at the Best Western, 2611 East E Street, Tacoma, WA 98421, (253) 272-7737; and on March 14, 2008, at the Red Lion Hotel, 2300 Evergreen Park Drive, Olympia, WA 98502, (360) 943-4000.

November 28, 2007

Susan Arland

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office