WSR 08-10-107

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY


[ Filed May 7, 2008, 11:04 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: The university's facilities use rules are being updated, including the following changes: Amending WAC 504-28-030; repeal chapter 504-32 WAC and create new chapter 504-33 WAC, repeal all sections of chapter 504-34 WAC except WAC 504-34-140; rename chapter 504-34 WAC and rename and amend WAC 504-34-140; create new chapter 504-35 WAC; and amend WAC 504-36-020.

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 multicampus 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.

May 7, 2008

Ralph T. Jenks, Director

Office of Procedures,

Records, and Forms and the

University Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office