PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 180-38 WAC, Pupils -- Immunization requirement and life-threatening health condition, transfer to chapter 392-380 WAC.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28A.210.160.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Language from chapter 180-38 WAC is being adopted as new language in chapter 392-380 WAC as required by the transfer of duties from the state board of education to the superintendent of public instruction under E2SHB 2098 sections 909 through 911.
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: State board of education.
Process for Developing New Rule: Solicitation of public comments and recommendations in the course of amending the rules.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by sending comments to Rules Coordinator, Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction, Administrative Resources, P.O. Box 47200, Olympia, WA 98504-7200, fax (360) 753-4201.
Questions: Marcia L. Riggers, Assistant Superintendent, Student Support and Operations, Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction, P.O. Box 47200, Olympia, WA 98504-7200, phone (360) 725-6175.
August 30, 2006