WSR 06-23-072

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY


[ Filed November 13, 2006, 8:59 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 504-32 WAC, repeal of Rules for use of mall; chapter 504-33 WAC, new, Facility use rules for free speech activities; chapter 504-34 WAC, repeal of Facility use regulations; chapter 504-35 WAC, new, Facility use rules for other than free speech activities; WAC 504-36-020 amendment to Control of pets; and 504-28-030 amendment to Scheduling of events.

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: The university's facilities use rules are being updated to accommodate the multi-campus system, changes in laws, and changes in the university's administrative structure.

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 by contacting Ralph Jenks, P.O. Box 641225, Pullman, WA 99164-1225, phone (509) 335-2005, fax (509) 335-3969, and e-mail jenks@wsu.edu.

A public hearing will be held to permit comment to all proposed rules and revisions. There will be an opportunity to provide written comments to the proposed rules.

November 8, 2006

Ralph T. Jenks, Director

Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms

and University Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office