WSR 11-13-021

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

SUPERINTENDENT OF

PUBLIC INSTRUCTION

[ Filed June 6, 2011, 10:43 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 392-140-900 through 392-140-913, Finance -- Special allocations -- K-4 staff enhancement.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28A.150.290(1).

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Repeal rules because they no longer apply, effective September 1, 2011, due to the revisions to the distribution formula for K-12 basic education funding in RCW 28A.150.260, pursuant to HB 2776 in 2010.

Process for Developing New Rule: Early solicitation of public comments and recommendations respecting new, amended, or repealed rules, and consideration of the comments and recommendations in the course of drafting rules.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Ross Bunda, (360) 725-6308.

June 2, 2011

Randy Dorn

State Superintendent

Washington State Code Reviser's Office