WSR 02-04-059

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed January 31, 2002, 9:10 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 308-66 WAC, Motor vehicle dealers and manufacturers, second review in accordance with Governor Gary Locke's Executive Order 97-02.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 46.70.160.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Second review of current rules to ensure necessity, effectiveness, efficiency, clarity, intent, coordination with other jurisdictions and agencies, cost benefits and fairness.

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

Process for Developing New Rule: Elicit input from industry/stakeholders and those program employees who enforce these rules.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by sending written comments to Cal Sanders, Dealer and Manufacturer Services, Department of Licensing, 2000 West 4th Avenue, P.O. Box 9039, Olympia, WA 98507-9039, phone (360) 664-6459, fax (360) 586-6703, e-mail csanders@dol.wa.gov.

January 23, 2002

Fred Stephens

Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office