WSR 97-09-116

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION

[Filed April 23, 1997, 11:47 a.m.]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 180-33-025 (1)(2)(3).

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28A.525.020.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: As drafted, this amendment clarifies intent of subsection (2) and eliminates subsection (3) of WAC 180-25-025.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: To eliminate nonapplicable WAC 180-33-025(3) referencing vocational-technical institutes and amend WAC 180-33-025(2) to eliminate interpretative conflicts in determining space eligibility for modernization.

Process for Developing New Rule: Early solicitation of public comments and recommendations respecting new, amended or repealed rules, and consideration of the comments and recommendations in the course of drafting rules.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 sending written comments to Rules Coordinator, State Board of Education, P.O. Box 47206, Olympia, WA 98504-7206, FAX (360) 586-2357, TDD (360) 664-3631. For telephone assistance contact Larry Davis, (360) 753-6715.

April 23, 1997

Larry Davis

Executive Director

Legislature Code Reviser

Register

Washington State Code Reviser's Office