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Rulemaking activity: Driver license

The following driver-related Washington Administrative Codes (WACs) are currently under development:
Rule and status Public hearings or comments
WAC 308-108: Driver training schools Public hearing held October 25, 2022
WAC 308-102: Administration of the Financial Responsibility Act-Procedures
Updating WAC 308 chapters to clarify business practices, procedures, and guidelines as it pertains to financial responsibility hearings.
Public hearing held January 25, 2023
WAC 308-101: Hearing Procedural Rules
Updating responsive 308 chapters to clarify language and reflect current business practices and guidelines
Public hearing held January 24, 2023
WAC 308-110-030: Administration of examinations Public hearing held September 27, 2022
WAC 308-104: Drivers' Licenses Public hearing held November 28, 2022
WAC 308-104-160: Moving and nonmoving violations defined Public hearing held November 22, 2022
WAC 308-104-019: Renewal of driver's license or ID card
Emergency Rule
No public hearing held. See Emergency Rule-Making Order for more information.
Title 308 WAC: Licensing, Department of — Enhancing data stewardship and privacy protections for vehicle and driver data
(New rule)
Stakeholder webinars held February 2, 2022 and February 3, 2022.
WAC 308-107-050: Ignition interlock device revolving account  
WAC 308-96A-161: Fleet registration Public hearing held December 7, 2021
Title 308 WAC: Licensing, Department of — Disability Designations and Medical Alert
(New rule)
See Preproposal Statement of Inquiry for information about submitting comments.
WAC 308-104-019 Renewal of driver's license or identicard by electronic commerce—Eligibility Public hearing held March 9, 2021
WAC 308-104-075: Driver's licenses—Prohibited practices—Suspension, cancellation, or denial period Public hearing held December 22, 2020, 2016
WAC 308-104-014: Application for driver's license or identicard Public hearing held December 22, 2020
WAC 308-100-033: Minimum training requirements, and WAC 308-100-035: Employer certification
WAC 308-101-030: Computation of time Public hearing held June 17, 2020
WAC 308-104-145 Driving record abstracts—Release to insurance companies
Public hearing held June 17, 2020

New Chapter 308-109 WAC: Motorcycle Permit and Endorsement Requirements

New sections:
Motorcycle Subsidy Program
  • WAC 308-109-010: Definitions
  • WAC 308-109-020: Motorcycle safety subsidy
  • WAC 308-109-030: Improving access to motorcycle ridership and reducing fatalities and serious injuries related to incidents involving motorcycles
Public hearing held March 16, 2020
Chapter 308-104 WAC: Drivers' Licenses
Public hearings held: August 12, 13, and 15, 2019
WAC 308-104-­014: Application for driver's license or identicard Public hearing held April 24, 2018
Chapter 308-104 WAC: Drivers' Licenses

Public hearing held May 8, 2018

Public hearing held May 9, 2018

Public hearing held May 10, 2018

Public hearing held May 11, 2018

Public hearing held May 22, 2018

Public hearing held May 23, 2018

WAC 308-10-045: Costs of providing copies of public records  

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Explanation of abbreviations

  • RCW—Revised Code of Washington (Washington State laws)
  • WAC—Washington Administrative Code (Washington State agency regulations)

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