WSR 08-24-035

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed November 24, 2008, 3:35 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 308-100-130 Commercial driver's license -- Serious traffic violation -- Definition.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 46.25.010, 46.25.140, and 46.01.110.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Need to update the definition of "serious traffic violation" for commercial driver's license purposes in order to address issues raised by a recent federal audit of the state's commercial driver's license program.

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 by contacting Clark J. Holloway, Department of Licensing, P.O. Box 9020, Olympia, WA 98507-9020, (360) 902-3846, cholloway@dol.wa.gov.

November 20, 2008

Clark J. Holloway

Legislative Liaison

Washington State Code Reviser's Office