PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
Subject of Possible Rule Making: General revision of Title 132R WAC rules and procedures.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: Chapter 34.05 RCW.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: There is a general need to revise outdated rules and procedures to bring them in line with current administrative policies, student rights and responsibilities, Student Handbook, and Residence Hall Handbook.
|•||Update of institution's mailing address.|
|•||Revision of WAC sentence structure and grammar.|
|•||Changes in administrative titles due to institutional organizational changes.|
|•||Changes in procedural rules and student conduct proceedings.|
|•||Changes in student conduct code.|
|•||Changes in student disciplinary proceedings.|
|•||Changes in use of college facilities for commercial solicitation, speaker's platform, and posting and distribution of materials.|
|•||Changes in the institution's public records policy.|
|•||Update of rules relating to the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act governing educational records.|
|•||New section defining student trespass.|
|•||Update of traffic and parking regulations.|
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: State Board for Community and Technical Colleges, Office of Financial Management, Office of the State Attorney General.
Process for Developing New Rule: Agency study.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication. Written responses may be sent to William C. Bonaudi, President, Big Bend Community College, 7662 Chanute Street, Moses Lake, WA 98837-3299, phone (509) 762-6290, fax (509) 762-6329.
November 9, 2000
Ken Turner, Vice-President
for Administrative Services