WSR 03-01-075

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION


[ Filed December 13, 2002, 9:03 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 180-46 WAC, Library media centers.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28A.320.240.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Clarify and simplify language.

Process for Developing New Rule: Early solicitation of public comments and recommendations respecting new, amended or repealed rules, and consideration of the comments and recommendations in the course of drafting rules.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, State Board of Education, P.O. Box 47206, Olympia, WA 98504-7206, fax (360) 586-2357, TTY (360) 664-3631. For telephone assistance contact Larry Davis at (360) 725-6024.

December 13, 2002

Larry Davis

Executive Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office