WSR 07-03-090

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

HORSE RACING COMMISSION


[ Filed January 18, 2007, 2:30 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 260-42 WAC, Postponements, cancellations and preferences.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 67.16.020.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: To repeal chapter 260-42 WAC and move needed sections into chapter 260-40 WAC. WAC 260-42-010 will become WAC 260-40-270 and WAC 260-42-020 will become WAC 260-40-245.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

Process for Developing New Rule: Negotiated rule making.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Douglas L. Moore, Washington Horse Racing Commission, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516-5578, phone (360) 459-6462, fax (360) 459-6461, dmoore@whrc.state.wa.

January 18, 2007

Douglas L. Moore

Management Analyst

Washington State Code Reviser's Office