PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
HORSE RACING COMMISSION
[Filed May 13, 2020, 8:23 a.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 260-49-070 Distribution of source market fees.
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 review and amend the percentage splits from source market fees received. This may be necessary to ensure the agency revenue is adequate to regulate live racing due to the COVID-19 shutdown of simulcast wagering.
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, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516, phone 360-450-6462, fax 360-450-6461, TTY 360-450-6462, email email@example.com, website www.whrc.wa.gov; or Amanda Benton, 6326 Martin Way, Suite 209, Olympia, WA 98516, phone 360-450-6462, fax 360-450-6461, TTY 360-450-6462, email firstname.lastname@example.org, website www.whrc.wa.gov.
May 13, 2020
Douglas L. Moore