WSR 09-22-087

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

HORSE RACING COMMISSION


[ Filed November 3, 2009, 4:16 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 260-24-510 Association officials and employees -- Stewards.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 67.16.020.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Changing the appeal time regarding riding suspension for jockeys, waiving the right to appeal, and process for notifying stakeholders in conferences.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

Process for Developing New Rule: Negotiated rule making.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Douglas L. Moore, Deputy Executive Secretary, Washington Horse Racing Commission, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, phone (360) 459-6462, fax (360) 459-6461, dmoore@whrc.state.wa.us.

November 3, 2009

Douglas L. Moore

Deputy Executive Secretary

Washington State Code Reviser's Office