WSR 02-07-071

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

WASHINGTON STATE LOTTERY


[ Filed March 18, 2002, 2:20 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: A multistate lottery game.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 67.70.040(1).

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The lottery has been authorized by the legislature to conduct a multistate lottery game. Rules are needed for this game.

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 Mary Jane Ferguson, Rules Coordinator, at (360) 664-4833, fax (360) 586-6586, P.O. Box 43025, Olympia, WA 98504-3025, with any comments of [or] questions regarding this statement of intent.

March 18, 2002

Mary Jane Ferguson

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office