WSR 09-19-095

PERMANENT RULES

WASHINGTON STATE LOTTERY


[ Filed September 18, 2009, 3:54 p.m. , effective October 19, 2009 ]


Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

Purpose: WAC 315-30-010 Draw games -- Authorized -- Director's authority, the commission authorizes the director to select and operate draw games approved by the commission. Before the director approves final draw games specifications, the director shall provide the commission a full description of the proposal and obtain approval of the game concept.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 315-30-010.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 67.70.040 (1), (3).

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 09-07-022 on March 6, 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Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Date Adopted: April 21, 2009.

Jana Jones

Director of

Legal Services

OTS-2236.1


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 07-11-037, filed 5/8/07, effective 6/8/07)

WAC 315-30-010   Draw games -- Authorized -- Director's authority.   The commission hereby authorizes the director to ((select and)) operate draw games which meet the criteria set forth in this chapter. New draw games shall not be made available for sale without approval of the commission.

(1) The director may contract for the development and operation of draw games, ((as determined necessary by the director)) and may operate said games subject to the approval of the commission.

(2) Before approving the final draw game specifications, the director shall provide the commission with a description of the proposal, and obtain approval of the proposed game concept by the commission.

(3) The director shall establish and approve the final draw game specifications, as executed in working papers or software requirement specifications, including the determination of winning tickets, ((prior to)) after presentation and approval of any new draw game proposal to the commission for a vote of the commission.

(((3) New draw games shall not be made available for sale without approval of the commission.))

(4) All draw game procedures and play criteria shall be made available to the public on the agency internet web site and ((on)) upon request.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 67.70.040 and 67.70.040 (1), (3). 07-11-037, 315-30-010, filed 5/8/07, effective 6/8/07. Statutory Authority: RCW 67.70.040. 84-01-005 (Order 44), 315-30-010, filed 12/8/83.]

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