WSR 06-09-056

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

SUPERINTENDENT OF

PUBLIC INSTRUCTION

[ Filed April 17, 2006, 11:42 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Skills center incentive payment.

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: A subsection in WAC 392-121-465, Formula for and distribution of state moneys for the state incentive grants for increased enrollment in vocational skills centers program, to be amended to implement language in the 2006 budget that directs OSPI to develop criteria to award incentive grants to encourage school districts to increase enrollment in vocational skills centers.

Process for Developing New Rule: Early solicitation of public comments and recommendations respecting new rules and consideration of comments and recommendations 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 sending written comments to Rules Coordinator, Legal Services, Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction, P.O. Box 47200, Olympia, WA 98504-720 [98504-7200], fax (360) 664-3683. For telephone assistance contact Calvin W. Brodie, (360) 725-6300.

April 10, 2006

Marty Daybell

for Dr. Terry Bergeson

Superintendent of

Public Instruction

Washington State Code Reviser's Office