WSR 09-12-037

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

LIQUOR CONTROL BOARD


[ Filed May 27, 2009, 10:42 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 314-17 WAC, Mandatory alcohol server training.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 66.08.030, 66.20.330.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The review of rules dealing with mandatory alcohol server training (MAST) is part of the liquor control board's on-going review of rules. The rules will be reviewed for relevance, clarity, and plain talk. Rules will also be created to implement an online MAST certification program.

Process for Developing New Rule: Interested parties can participate in the discussions formulating this rule change by contacting or sending written comments to the agency staff listed below.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Karen McCall, Agency Rules Coordinator, P.O. Box 43080, Olympia, WA 98504-3080, (360) 664-1631, fax (360) 664-9689, e-mail rules@liq.wa.gov.

May 27, 2009

Lorraine Lee

Chairman

Washington State Code Reviser's Office