WSR 98-06-070




[Filed March 3, 1998, 8:31 a.m.]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 97-21-012.

Title of Rule: Special service programs--Running start (WAC 131-46-135 adopts running start rules by reference to WAC 392-169-005 through 392-169-125, inclusive of 1995 amendments thereto and repeal of WAC 392-169-035).

Statutory Authority for Adoption: Chapter 28B.50 RCW.

Statute Being Implemented: Rules review in compliance with Governor's Executive Order 97-02.

Summary: Repeals WAC 131-46-020, 131-46-025, 131-46-027, 131-46-029, 131-46-030, 131-46-035, 131-46-040, 131-46-045, 131-46-050, 131-46-055, 131-46-060, 131-46-065, 131-46-070, 131-46-075, 131-46-080, 131-46-085, 131-46-090, 131-46-095, 131-46-1131-46-110, 131-46-115, 131-46-120, and 131-46-125.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: Rules review and updating in compliance with Governor's Executive Order 97-02.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting and Implementation: Ron Crossland, State Board for Community and Technical Colleges, 319 7th Avenue, Olympia, WA 98504, (360) 753-3674; and Enforcement: Howard Fischer, Assistant Attorney General, Education Division, (360) 586-2789.

Name of Proponent: State Board for Community and Technical Colleges, governmental.

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

Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: See Title of Rule, Summary, and Reasons Supporting Proposal above.

Proposal Changes the Following Existing Rules: Repeals a number of sections to be in compliance with rules review, Governor's Executive Order 97-02. The sections were duplicative because the majority of the program rules are adopted by reference to WAC 392-169-005 through 392-169-125 inclusive of 1995 amendments thereto and repeal of WAC 392-169-135.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW.

RCW 34.05.328 does not apply to this rule adoption.

Hearing Location: State Board for Community and Technical Colleges, 319 Seventh Avenue, Olympia, WA 98504, on April 9, 1998, at 3 p.m.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Claire Krueger, (360) 753-7413, by March 31, 1998, (360) 586-6440.

Submit Written Comments to: Claire Krueger, 319 7th Avenue, Olympia, WA 98504, FAX (360) 586-6440, by March 31, 1998.

Date of Intended Adoption: April 9, 1998.

March 2, 1998

Claire C. Krueger

Executive Assistant

Agency Rules Coordinator


The following sections of the Washington Administrative Code are repealed:

WAC 131-46-020 Running start program--Definition.

WAC 131-46-025 Eligible student--Definition.

WAC 131-46-027 Running start student--Definition.

WAC 131-46-029 College day--Definition.

WAC 131-46-030 Full-time equivalent (FTE) running start enrollment--Definition.

WAC 131-46-035 Annual average full-time equivalent (AAFTE) running start enrollment--Definition.

WAC 131-46-040 Community and technical colleges--Definition.

WAC 131-46-045 School district--Definition.

WAC 131-46-050 Enrollment--General requirements and conditions.

WAC 131-46-055 Enrollment--High school credit--Prior confirmation.

WAC 131-46-060 Enrollment--Extent and duration.

WAC 131-46-065 Enrollment--Extent and duration of combined high school and running start enrollment.

WAC 131-46-070 Enrollment--Exception from tuition and fees.

WAC 131-46-075 Enrollment--Continuing eligibility.

WAC 131-46-080 Academic standards and discipline--Jurisdiction of educational agencies.

WAC 131-46-085 Compliance with federal and state requirements of law--Special education program requirements--Necessary cooperative agreements.

WAC 131-46-090 High school credit--Award by school districts.

WAC 131-46-095 Finance--Generation and apportionment of state basic education moneys.

WAC 131-46-105 Running start enrollment count dates.

WAC 131-46-110 Finance--Community college and technical college reporting requirements.

WAC 131-46-115 Finance--School district reporting requirements.

WAC 131-46-120 Finance--Limitations on enrollment counts.

WAC 131-46-125 Finance--Documentation requirements.

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