No student shall be compelled to give self-incriminating evidence and a negative inference will not be drawn from a refusal to participate at any stage of the conduct proceeding. The presiding officer may, however, continue with the conduct proceeding and reach a finding based on other available and admissible evidence.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 28B.20.130
. WSR 17-15-068, § 478-121-263, filed 7/14/17, effective 8/18/17.]