Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 08-06-105.
Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: Repeal WAC 314-76-010 Special order of liquor by customers; and new sections WAC 314-76-015 What is the purpose of this chapter?, 314-76-020 Who may special order liquor from the board?, 314-76-025 What liquor products may be special ordered?, 314-76-030 Are there special requirements for a special order?, and 314-76-035 How does an individual place a special order?
Hearing Location(s): Liquor Control Board, Board Room, 3000 Pacific Avenue S.E., Olympia, WA, on September 10, 2008, at 10:00 a.m.
Date of Intended Adoption: October 20, 2008.
Submit Written Comments to: Pam Madson, P.O. Box 43080, Olympia, WA 98504-3080, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, fax (360) 704-4921, by September 15, 2008.
Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Pam Madson by September 15, 2008, TTY (800) 885-2880 or (360) 664-1648.
Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: As part of the liquor control board's on-going rules review process, chapter 314-76 WAC is being reviewed for relevance, clarity, and accuracy. The proposed rules reflect current agency practices and more clearly provide direction to individuals who order liquor from the board that is not currently available in the state's retail liquor stores.
Reasons Supporting Proposal: The existing rule included process requirements that are no longer relevant and need to be eliminated. Clarification of the existing process will benefit those requesting special orders.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 66.08.030.
Statute Being Implemented: RCW 66.08.030, 66.08.050, and 66.16.010.
Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.
Name of Proponent: Washington state liquor control board, governmental.
Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Pam Madson, 3000 Pacific Avenue S.E., Olympia, WA, (360) 664-1648; Implementation and Enforcement: Debi Besser, 3000 Pacific Avenue S.E., Olympia, WA, (360) 664-1688.
No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. No small business economic impact statement was prepared. This proposal imposes only minor impact on businesses in the industry.
A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. A cost-benefit analysis is not required.
August 6, 2008
PROCESSING SPECIAL ORDERS OF LIQUOR FROM THE BOARD
(2) A person licensed to sell liquor by the drink at retail to customers at the person's licensed premises may request a special order for liquor from the board.
(2) All liquor products must have federal label approval. Wine and beer products must have Washington state label approval.
(3) Special order requests will be subject to a supplier's minimum order quantity, typically one full case of product.
The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
|WAC 314-76-010||Special order of liquor by customers.|