WSR 11-18-055

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

HORSE RACING COMMISSION


[ Filed September 1, 2011, 8:54 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 260-70-680 Uniform classification guidelines.

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: The Washington horse racing commission is contemplating amending the uniform classification guidelines to reflect changes and recommendations from the ARCI and RMTC.

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, doug.moore@whrc.state.wa.us.

September 1, 2011

Douglas L. Moore

Deputy Executive Secretary

Washington State Code Reviser's Office