PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 504-26 WAC, Standards of conduct for students regarding academic integrity.
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: Update the rules to address violations of academic integrity.
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. 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.
January 17 , 2007
Ralph T. Jenks, Director
Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms
and University Rules Coordinator