WSR 09-05-088



[ Filed February 18, 2009, 8:18 a.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 09-01-077.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: New WAC 308-96A-570 Invalid or fraudulent DOT numbers -- Cancellation of registrations.

Hearing Location(s): Department of Licensing, Conference Room 108, 1125 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98507, on March 24, 2009, at 11:00 a.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: April 21, 2009.

Submit Written Comments to: Dale R. Brown, P.O. Box 2957, Mailstop 48205, 1125 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98507-2957, e-mail, fax (360) 902-7821 or 902-7822, by March 23, 2009.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Dale R. Brown by March 23, 2009, TTY (360) 664-8885.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: Rule making is required to enhance the administration of the DOT number information required in RCW 46.16.615 and 46.32.100.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: Administer the laws passed by the legislature concerning department of transportation requirements.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 46.01.110.

Statute Being Implemented: RCW 46.16.615 and 46.32.100.

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

Name of Proponent:

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Dale Brown, 1125 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA, (360) 902-4020; Implementation and Enforcement: Toni Wilson, 1125 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA, (360) 902-3811.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. A small business economic impact statement is not required pursuant to RCW 19.85.030 (1)(a). The proposed rule making does not impose more than a minor cost on businesses in the industry.

A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. The contents of the proposed rules are explicitly and specifically dictated by statute.

January 13, 2009

Mykel D. Gable

Assistant Director

Vehicle Services


WAC 308-96A-570   Invalid or fraudulent DOT numbers -- Cancellation of registrations.   The department will cancel any license registration issued to a motor carrier who provided invalid or fraudulent DOT number information to register a commercial motor vehicle as required in RCW 46.16.615.


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