WSR 12-03-062

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed January 12, 2012, 9:10 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Director's authority on conducting audits and investigations of business and profession licensees.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 43.24.016.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Clarify the director's procedures on investigation and auditing.

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

Process for Developing New Rule: Internal review and consultation with stakeholders.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Clark J. Holloway, Department of Licensing, P.O. Box 9020, Olympia, WA 98507-9020, (360) 902-3846, cholloway@dol.wa.gov.

January 12, 2012

Damon G. Monroe

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office