WSR 08-11-054

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed May 16, 2008, 10:12 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Senior driver accident prevention program.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 46.01.110 and 48.19.460.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Legislation was passed allowing accident prevention courses for older insured drivers to be available via alternative forms of delivery. The department of licensing may adopt rules to ensure that insured drivers who seek certification for taking a course offered via an alternative delivery method have completed the course.

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

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 contacting Patricia Hardy, Department of Licensing, 5313 Evergreen Way, Everett, WA 98203, (425) 356-2977, phardy@dol.wa.gov.

May 15, 2008

Becky Loomis

Assistant Director

Driver Services

Washington State Code Reviser's Office