WSR 10-23-097

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed November 16, 2010, 1:33 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Examination of managing brokers.

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: The real estate commission voted to begin simulation examination of applicants for a managing broker's license on July 1, 2010. Rules will need to be modified to ensure scoring integrity of the exam results.

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, e-mail jmcdonald@dol.wa.gov.

November 26 [16], 2010

J. McDonald, Administrator

Real Estate Programs

Washington State Code Reviser's Office