WSR 05-16-069

PROPOSED RULES

WASHINGTON STATE LOTTERY


[ Filed August 1, 2005, 9:25 a.m. ]

Original Notice.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: Repealing chapter 315-37 WAC, Lotto Plus. Washington's Lottery retired the Lotto Plus draw game on October 4, 2004. This chapter is no longer in use.

Hearing Location(s): Heathman Lodge, 7801 N.E. Greenwood Drive, Vancouver, WA 98662, on September 22, 2005, at 9:00 a.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: September 22, 2005.

Submit Written Comments to: Ceil Buddeke, Legal Counsel, 814 4th Avenue East, Olympia, WA 98506, e-mail Cbuddeke@walottery.com, fax (360) 586-6586, by September 15, 2005.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Joan Reuel, HR Director, by September 15, 2005, TTY (360) 586-0933.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: The lottery no longer has a draw game by the name Lotto Plus.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: The rule is obsolete.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: Chapter 67.70 RCW.

Statute Being Implemented: RCW 67.70.040.

Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.

Name of Proponent: Washington's Lottery, public.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: Ceil Buddeke, 814 4th Avenue East, Olympia, WA 98506, (360) 664-4833.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. The proposed repel will not impose costs on industry businesses, and the lottery has not been asked to prepare a small business economic impact statement. See RCW 19.85.030.

A cost-benefit analysis is required under RCW 34.05.328. A preliminary cost-benefit analysis may be obtained by contacting Ceil Buddeke, 814 4th Avenue East, Olympia, WA 98506, phone (360) 664-4833, fax (360) 586-6586, e-mail Cbuddeke@walottery.com.

August 1, 2005

Ceil Buddeke

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office