WSR 13-21-075
[Filed October 17, 2013, 11:04 a.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 260-60 WAC, Claiming.
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: To clarify how many horses an owner or trainer may enter into a claiming race. Also, to possibly amend when a claim would be allowed when a horse is scratched prior to being declared an official starter.
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, Executive Secretary, Washington Horse Racing Commission, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, phone (360) 459-6462, fax (360) 459-6461,
October 16, 2013
Douglas L. Moore
Executive Secretary