WSR 02-05-027

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

HORSE RACING COMMISSION


[ Filed February 12, 2002, 8:08 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: New subsection added to WAC 260-70-660(6) regarding the bleeder list.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 67.16.040.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The ability of [to] add a horse to the bleeder list without first proving the horse to be a bleeder.

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 Bruce Batson, Executive Secretary, Washington Horse Racing Commission, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, phone (360) 459-6462, fax (360) 459-6461.

February 8, 2002

Bruce Batson

Executive Secretary

Washington State Code Reviser's Office