WSR 05-15-065

PROPOSED RULES

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION


[ Filed July 12, 2005, 2:27 p.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 04-12-111.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: WAC 180-33-040 Maximum costs eligible for state matching purposes.

Hearing Location(s): Educational Service District 123, 3918 West Court Street, Pasco, WA 98301, on August 25, 2005, at 8:30 a.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: August 26, 2005.

Submit Written Comments to: Larry Davis, Executive Director, P.O. Box 47206, Olympia, WA 98504-7206, e-mail ldavis@ospi.wednet.edu, fax (360) 586-2357, by August 10, 2005.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Laura Moore, Executive Assistant, by August 10, 2005, TTY (360) 664-3631 or (360) 725-6025.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: The proposed changes increase the eligible costs allowed from 80% to 100%.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: See Purpose above.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 28A.525.050.

Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.

Name of Proponent: State Board of Education, governmental.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: Larry Davis, State Board of Education, Olympia, Washington, (360) 725-6025.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. Not applicable.

A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. Not applicable.

July 12, 2005

Larry Davis

Executive Director

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AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 98-19-138, filed 9/23/98, effective 10/24/98)

WAC 180-33-040   Maximum costs eligible for state matching purposes -- ((Eighty)) One hundred percent of replacement cost.   State assistance for modernization projects shall not exceed ((eighty)) one hundred percent of the cost of new construction of a comparable school facility based on the prevailing level of state support as defined in chapter 180-27 WAC. Costs exceeding ((eighty)) one hundred percent shall be paid by the local district.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.525.020. 98-19-138, 180-33-040, filed 9/23/98, effective 10/24/98. Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.47.830. 83-21-071 (Order 16-83), 180-33-040, filed 10/17/83. Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.47.073. 81-24-049 (Order 13-81), 180-33-040, filed 12/1/81.]

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