WSR 10-20-142

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed October 5, 2010, 1:34 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Electronic eligibility database (EED), allowing the electronic transfer of a real estate license applicant's school information to the testing provider.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 18.85.041.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: This will allow real estate licensee applicants to schedule to take their real estate exam without having to obtain and bring certificates to the testing site.

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

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 Jerry McDonald, Administrator, P.O. Box 2445, Olympia, WA 98507, (360) 664-6525, e-mail jmcdonald@dol.wa.gov. The real estate commission will have a subcommittee meeting or work groups to make recommendations to the department.

October 5, 2010

Walt Fahrer

Rule[s] Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office