WSR 97-04-022

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

SUPERINTENDENT OF

PUBLIC INSTRUCTION

[Filed January 28, 1997, 3:51 p.m.]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Amendments to chapter 392-320 WAC.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28A.415.300.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: To bring WAC into compliance with the statute (RCW 28A.415.280) and clarify calculation of ESD indirect rate (WAC 392-320-045(2)).

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

Process for Developing New Rule: Early solicitation of public comments and recommendations respecting new, amended or repealed rules, and consideration of the comments and recommendations in the course of drafting rules.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by sending written comments to Rules Coordinator, Legal Services, P.O. Box 47200, Olympia, WA 98504-7200, FAX (360) 753-4201, TDD (360) 664-3631. For further information, contact Alf Langland, (360) 753-3222.

January 27, 1997

Dr. Terry Bergeson

Superintendent of

Public Instruction

Legislature Code Reviser

Register

Washington State Code Reviser's Office