WSR 06-12-064

PROPOSED RULES

HORSE RACING COMMISSION


[ Filed June 5, 2006, 10:37 a.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 06-09-040.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: WAC 260-80-140 Disturbing the peace.

Hearing Location(s): Auburn City Council Chambers, 25 West Main, Auburn, WA 98001, on July 13, 2006, at 9:30 a.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: July 13, 2006.

Submit Written Comments to: Robert J. Lopez, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, e-mail rlopez@whrc.state.wa.us, fax (360) 459-6461, by July 10, 2006.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Patty Sorby by July 10, 2006, TTY (360) 459-6462.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: The proposal will remove ambiguous language and make the rule clearer.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: Supports the governor's executive order on writing rules in clear language.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 67.16.020.

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

Name of Proponent: Washington horse racing commission, governmental.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Robert J. Lopez, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, (360) 459-6462; Implementation and Enforcement: Robert M. Leichner, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, (360) 459-6462.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. Not applicable.

A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. Not applicable.

May 22, 2006

R. M. Leichner

Executive Secretary

OTS-8718.1


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Rules of racing, filed 4/21/61)

WAC 260-80-140   Disturbing the peace.   ((No person shall in any manner, or at any time, disturb the peace or make himself obnoxious on the grounds of an association.)) A person may not disturb the peace while on association grounds.

[Rules of racing, 17, filed 4/21/61.]

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