Exempt from preproposal statement of inquiry under RCW 34.05.310(4).
Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: WAC 357-31-600 Is there a limit to the amount of sick leave a participating employee may withdraw from a sick leave pool?
Hearing Location(s): Department of Personnel, 521 Capitol Way South, Olympia, WA, on August 12, 2010, at 8:30 a.m.
Date of Intended Adoption: August 12, 2010.
Submit Written Comments to: Connie Goff, Department of Personnel, P.O. Box 47500, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, fax (360) 586-4694, by August 5, 2010. FOR DOP TRACKING PURPOSES PLEASE NOTE ON SUBMITTED COMMENTS "FORMAL COMMENT."
Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact department of personnel by August 5, 2010, TTY (360) 753-4107 or (360) 586-8260.
Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: This is a housekeeping change due to the passage of ESSB 6724 which addresses the shared leave program.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: Chapter 41.06 RCW.
Statute Being Implemented: RCW 41.06.150.
Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.
Name of Proponent: , governmental.
Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Kristie Wilson, 521 Capitol Way South, (360) 664-6408; Implementation and Enforcement: Department of personnel.
No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW.
A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328.
July 7, 2010
Eva N. Santos
AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 07-11-095, filed 5/16/07, effective 7/1/07)
WAC 357-31-600 Is there a limit to the amount of sick leave a participating employee may withdraw from a sick leave pool? A participating employee may not withdraw more than ((
two hundred sixty-one)) five hundred twenty-two days from a
sick leave pool for the entire duration of state employment. The (( two hundred sixty-one)) five hundred twenty-two days
includes any days an employee has received under the
Washington shared leave program. One day equals eight hours
[Statutory Authority: Chapter 41.06 RCW. 07-11-095, § 357-31-600, filed 5/16/07, effective 7/1/07.]