WSR 08-19-091

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

OLYMPIC COLLEGE


[ Filed September 16, 2008, 2:52 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Revise bylaws of the Olympic College board of trustees (chapter 132C-104 WAC) and simultaneously repeal regular meetings of the board of trustees (WAC 132C-104-060).

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: Chapter 28B.50 RCW.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The proposed changes are intended to update policy to provide clarity, eliminate redundancy, and bring the policies into alignment with current practice. None of these changes will substantially change the intent of the bylaws. WAC 132C-104-060 Regular meetings of the board of trustees, will be subsumed into the revised bylaws.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

Process for Developing New Rule: Review by college council, president's cabinet, and board of trustees.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Thomas Oliver, Olympic College, rules coordinator, (360) 475-7502 or toliver@olympic.edu to provide comments on this rule.

September 16, 2008

Thomas Oliver

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office