WSR 08-01-051

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

SUPERINTENDENT OF

PUBLIC INSTRUCTION

[ Filed December 13, 2007, 11:45 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 392-347-023 State assistance in post 1992 facilities.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28A.525.020 Duties of superintendent of public instruction.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Amend WAC 392-347-023, to delay the start of the required maintenance spending demonstration period of all school districts seeking state funding for modernization of post 1992 buildings from January 2008 until January 2009.

Process for Developing New Rule: The office of superintendent of public instruction (OSPI) welcomes the public to take part in developing the rules. Anyone interested should contact the staff person identified below. At a later date, OSPI will file a proposal with the office of the code reviser with a notice of proposed rule making.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Scott Black, Program Development Manager, P.O. Box 47200, 600 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98504-7200, fax (360) 586-3946, e-mail scott.black@k12.wa.us, phone (360) 725-6268.

November 30, 2007

Terry Bergeson

Superintendent of

Public Instruction

by Scott Black

Washington State Code Reviser's Office