WSR 08-11-094

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

WASHINGTON STATE PATROL


[ Filed May 20, 2008, 9:15 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 204-10 WAC, Equipment standards.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 46.37.005 and 46.37.320.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Adoption of federal standards for vehicle equipment and consolidates vehicle equipment standards formerly codified under chapters 204-46, 204-52, 204-82A, 204-90, 204-92, and 204-94 WAC, making the rules more accessible.

Process for Developing New Rule:

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Melissa Van Gorkom, Washington State Patrol, P.O. Box 42600, Olympia, WA 98501-2600, (360) 596-4017, equipment@wsp.wa.gov.

May 16, 2008

Diane C. Perry

for John R. Batiste

Chief

Washington State Code Reviser's Office