WSR 08-22-033

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

SUPERINTENDENT OF

PUBLIC INSTRUCTION

[ Filed October 30, 2008, 11:38 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 392-139 WAC, Finance -- Maintenance and operation levies.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28A.150.290.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Permanent adoption of emergency rule needed to include medicaid revenue in the 2009 levy lid and LEA calculation.

Process for Developing New Rule: Solicitation of public comments and recommendations respecting new, amended or repealed rules, and consideration of the comments and recommendation in the course of drafting rules.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 contacting Steve Shish, (360) 725-6307, sshish@ospi.wednet.edu.

October 13, 2008

Dr. Terry Bergeson

Superintendent of

Public Instruction

Washington State Code Reviser's Office