WSR 03-10-058



[ Filed May 5, 2003, 10:33 a.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 03-07-011.

Title of Rule: Campus traffic and parking regulations -- Intercollegiate College of Nursing/Washington State University College of Nursing.

Purpose: To reorganize, clarify and streamline existing parking regulations in accordance with board of regents directive.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 28B.30.150.

Summary: To reorganize, clarify and streamline existing parking regulations and allows fines to be set without codification in the WAC in accordance with board of regents directive.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: To reorganize, clarify and streamline existing parking regulations in accordance with board of regents directive.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: John A. Shaheen, Director, Public Safety Building, Washington State University, (509) 335-4911; Implementation and Enforcement: Bill Middlebrook, 2917 West Fort George Wright Drive, Spokane, WA 99224, (509) 324-7338.

Name of Proponent: Washington State University, governmental.

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

Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: Reorganization and streamlining of current parking regulations. Will permit board of regents to change fines without recodification.

Proposal Changes the Following Existing Rules: Changes eliminate fine structure from WAC.

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

RCW 34.05.328 does not apply to this rule adoption.

Hearing Location: Washington State University, Lighty Student Services Building, Room 401, Pullman, Washington 99164, on June 10, 2003, at 10:30 a.m.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Deborah Bartlett by June 6, 2003,, (509) 335-2005.

Submit Written Comments to: Deborah Bartlett, Washington State University, Office of Procedures and Forms, P.O. Box 641225, Pullman, WA 99164-1225.

Date of Intended Adoption: July 10, 2003.

May 2, 2003

Kirsten Pauli

Rules Coordinator



AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 01-18-019, filed 8/24/01, effective 9/24/01)

WAC 504-18-170   Administration and enforcement.   (1) The finance officer of the ((ICNE)) college of nursing in Spokane is responsible for the administration and enforcement of the college parking regulations.

(2) Anyone observed in violation of parking regulations may be given a notice of violation.

(3) The university reserves the right to impound any illegally parked vehicle at either or both the owner's or driver's expense.

(4) Parking violations will be processed by the office of finance and operations of the college in Spokane and will be paid in that office. Parking violations may be appealed in writing within 10 days of the violation. WAC 504-18-170(7) describes the appeals procedure.

(5) ((The)) A schedule of parking fines ((for staff and students will be:

(a) $10.00 for absence of parking permit when required, or improper parking, or parking in an area not allowed by permit.

(b) $20.00 for parking in a disabled parking space without a disability permit)) and sanctions will be available at the college of nursing receptionist's desk, posted at the college's office of finance and operations, and filed with the university rules coordinator.

(6) Failure of a student or staff member to pay the fine assessed for any violation will result in the total amount of the fines being referred to Washington State University for collection. Washington State University, may, if other collection efforts fail, withhold outstanding fines from damage deposits or other funds held for students. Where collection efforts are unsuccessful, Washington State University may refrain from issuing copies of student transcripts or withhold permission to reenroll for an ensuing term until outstanding fines are paid.

(7) Appeal procedure

This procedure serves two primary purposes: To assure an impartial evaluation of certain circumstances and situations relating to an appeal and to aid in the appraisal of parking problems. The initial appeal must be in writing. The forms for this purpose may be obtained at the office of finance and operations of the college in Spokane. Appeals are reviewed and acted on by the college finance officer or designee.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 28B.30.125 and 28B.30.150. 01-18-019, 504-18-170, filed 8/24/01, effective 9/24/01; 95-07-042, 504-18-170, filed 3/8/95, effective 4/8/95; Order 73-8, 504-18-170, filed 10/5/73.]

Reviser's note: The unnecessary underscoring in the above section occurred in the copy filed by the agency and appears in the Register pursuant to the requirements of RCW 34.08.040.

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