WSR 06-21-023



[ Filed October 9, 2006, 1:22 p.m. , effective November 9, 2006 ]

Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

Purpose: Rule making is required to clarify language and make it easier to understand.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 308-94-030.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 46.01.110.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 06-15-076 on July 14, 2006.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Date Adopted: October 3, 2006.

Elizabeth A. Luce



AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 01-11-070, filed 5/14/01, effective 6/14/01)

WAC 308-94-030   Snowmobile registration application -- Registration year.   (1) ((What must be included on an application to register a snowmobile? An application for an original or transfer registration of a snowmobile must include:)) How do I register my snowmobile? To register your snowmobile you must submit the following:

(a) An application for original or transfer registration. The application must include:

(i) The name and address of each registered owner(((s))); and

(((b))) (ii) The make, vehicle identification number, model year, and method of propulsion of the snowmobile; and

(((c))) (iii) The purchase price and year of purchase or declared value and year of declaration; and

(((d) Proof of payment of sales or use tax, or satisfactory proof that sales or use tax is not due as established by the department of revenue; and

(e))) (b) A copy of any of the following:

(i) Previously issued registration certificate;

(ii) Certificate of ownership from ((a foreign jurisdiction)) another state or country;

(iii) Manufacturer's certificate of origin;

(iv) A bill of sale or purchase agreement;

(v) ((A purchase agreement; or

(vi))) Other department approved ((documentation)) ownership documents; and

(((f) Certificate of fact explaining how the snowmobile was acquired; and

(g))) (c) Applicable fees and taxes.

(2) How are security interests recorded? Please contact the Uniform Commercial Code section for specific instructions/application or visit them on the web site and key "security interest" in the DOL search tool. Security interests ((must be recorded)) are registered with the Uniform Commercial Code section of the department, and will not be recorded on the snowmobile registration.

(3) What is the registration period for snowmobiles? The registration period for snowmobiles is October 1 through September 30 of the following year. ((Regardless of the date acquired, there is no abatement of the snowmobile)) Registration fees are not prorated.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 46.01.110. 01-11-070, 308-94-030, filed 5/14/01, effective 6/14/01; 98-08-070, 308-94-030, filed 3/30/98, effective 4/30/98. Statutory Authority: RCW 46.01.110, 88.02.100, 46.10.040, 46.12.030, 46.16.040, 88.02.050 and 88.02.070. 96-04-004, 308-94-030, filed 1/25/96, effective 2/25/96; 95-13-058, 308-94-030, filed 6/19/95, effective 7/20/95. Statutory Authority: RCW 46.01.110. 92-15-021, 308-94-030, filed 7/6/92, effective 8/6/92; 87-03-041 (Order TL/RG 29), 308-94-030, filed 1/16/87; Order 111 MV, 308-94-030, filed 10/5/71.]

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