PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Standards of conduct for students.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28B.30.150.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: These rules are a revision to existing student conduct rules. These rules will clarify WSU's requirements for student conduct. Rules will also streamline the hearing, disciplinary, and appeals processes.
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.
Process for Developing New Rule: Reviewed internally at many levels before proposal.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication. There will be a public hearing to permit comment on the proposed rules and revisions. There will be an opportunity to provide written comments on the proposed rules.
November 23, 2004
Ralph T. Jenks
Director, Office of Procedures,
Records, and Forms and
University Rules Coordinator