WSR 09-19-053

PERMANENT RULES

GAMBLING COMMISSION


[ Order 662 -- Filed September 11, 2009, 12:11 p.m. , effective January 1, 2010 ]


Effective Date of Rule: January 1, 2010.

Purpose: This allows individuals (for example, card dealers, distributor representatives, bingo managers, etc.) to report name changes thirty days after the effective date of the change. Previously, they had to report a name change thirty days before the change. Individuals are unable to submit proof of a name change until after their name is legally changed (for example, divorce or marriage). Organizations and businesses would still be required to request a name change thirty days before the effective date of the change.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 230-06-095.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 9.46.070.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 09-15-077 on July 13, 2009.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Date Adopted: September 11, 2009.

Michelle M. Pardee

Acting Rules Coordinator

OTS-2368.1


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Order 601, filed 8/22/06, effective 1/1/08)

WAC 230-06-095   Change ((given)) name, trade name, or corporate name.   Licensees must notify us and pay a fee for any name change ((to the given name, trade name, or corporate name on their license at least thirty days before the actual change date)) as follows:

(1) Businesses and organizations changing their trade or corporate name - at least thirty days before the actual change date;

(2) Individuals changing their name - no later than thirty days after the effective date of the change.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 9.46.070. 06-17-132 (Order 601), 230-06-095, filed 8/22/06, effective 1/1/08.]

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