WSR 10-03-048

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

HORSE RACING COMMISSION


[ Filed January 15, 2010, 8:35 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 260-40-065 Coupled and multiple entries.

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: The Washington horse racing commission is contemplating changing the number of horses that may be entered in a race by a trainer. Additionally, a change may be made on the requirements for the coupling of same owner entries.

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, Deputy Executive Secretary, 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.us.

January 15, 2010

Douglas L. Moore

Deputy Executive Secretary

Washington State Code Reviser's Office