WSR 10-12-107

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF

FISH AND WILDLIFE

[ Filed June 2, 2010, 8:49 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 232-28-291 Special hunting season permits.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 77.12.047.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The department needs to revise this rule to clarify the bonus points reward system. The current WAC language does not address the new application process for special hunt permits.

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 Lori Preuss, WDFW Rules Coordinator, 600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1091, phone (360) 902-2930, e-mail Lori.preuss@dfw.wa.gov. Contact by July 15, 2010. Expected proposal filing on or after July 21, 2010.

June 2, 2010

Lori Preuss

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office