Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 10-15-079.
Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: WAC 308-104-022 Warning letters for drivers age eighteen through twenty-one.
Hearing Location(s): Highways-Licenses Building, Conference Room 413, 1125 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA (check in at counter on first floor), on October 26, 2010, at 3:00 p.m.
Date of Intended Adoption: October 27, 2010.
Submit Written Comments to: Clark J. Holloway, P.O. Box 9030, Olympia, WA 98507-9030, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, fax (360) 586-8351, by October 25, 2010.
Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Clark J. Holloway by October 25, 2010, TTY (360) 664-0116.
Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: Adding a new section to chapter 308-104 WAC, WAC 308-104-022, to permit the department to send a letter to drivers age eighteen through twenty-one who have received a moving traffic violation warning them of the risk of crash involvement.
Reasons Supporting Proposal: Statistics indicate that drivers who have received infractions and citations for moving traffic violations have a greater chance of being involved in an automobile crash, and that young drivers are at a greater risk for crash involvement.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 46.01.110.
Statute Being Implemented: RCW 46.52.120.
Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.
Name of Proponent: Department of licensing, governmental.
Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Clark J. Holloway, Highways-Licenses Building, Olympia, Washington, (360) 902-3846; Implementation and Enforcement: Doron Maniece, Highways-Licenses Building, Olympia, Washington, (360) 902-3850.
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 19.85.025(3).
A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. RCW 34.05.328 does not apply to this proposed rule under the provisions of RCW 34.05.328 (5)(a)(i).
September 20, 2010