WSR 10-10-023

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

LIQUOR CONTROL BOARD


[ Filed April 26, 2010, 12:37 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 314-12-210 Chronic public inebriation (CPI) and alcohol impact areas (AIA) -- Definitions -- Purpose and 314-12-215 Alcohol impact areas -- Definitions -- Guidelines.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 66.08.030.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: This rule making is intended to clarify the process and criteria for local governments to petition for creation of an alcohol impact area.

Process for Developing New Rule: Interested parties can participate in the discussions formulating this rule change by contacting or sending written comments to the agency staff listed below.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Karen McCall, Agency Rules Coordinator, P.O. Box 43080, Olympia, WA 98504-3080, (360) 664-1631, fax (360) 664-9689, e-mail rules@liq.wa.gov.

April 26, 2010

Sharon Foster

Chairman

Washington State Code Reviser's Office