Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 00-24-025 to 00-24-030.
Title of Rule: Repeal obsolete or outdated rules.
Purpose: Wenatchee Valley College has not maintained its rules for the last several years. We begin the rules process again by repealing those rules that have become obsolete and outdated by time and changes in college policy.
Other Identifying Information: WSR 00-24-025 relates to bylaws of the board of trustees, WSR 00-24-026 relates to practice and procedure, WSR 00-24-027 relates to parking regulations, WSR 00-24-028 relates to general conduct, WSR 00-24-029 relates to environmental protection, and WSR 00-24-030 relates to public records.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: Chapter 28B.50 RCW.
Summary: The rules being repealed have not been maintained by the college for several years. References to law and regulations are obsolete in many. While college operational policies have changed, the WACs of the old policies are still in effect. The college will follow repeal with new rule making to replace them where needed.
Reasons Supporting Proposal: The rules need to be kept current with law and college policy.
Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: William Martin, 1300 5th Street, Wenatchee, WA 98801, (509) 664-2554.
Name of Proponent: Wenatchee Valley College, public.
Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.
Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: The repeal of these rules opens the process for codification of accurate rules that reflect current law and practice.
Proposal Changes the Following Existing Rules: Current chapters 132W-104, 132W-108, 132W-116, 132W-120, 132W-135, and 132W-276 WAC will be repealed.
No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. These are internal operational rules for Wenatchee Valley College.
Section 201, chapter 403, Laws of 1995, does not apply to this rule adoption. Does not pertain.
Hearing Location: Wenatchee Valley College, Well's Hall 1028, 1300 5th, Wenatchee, WA 98801, on March 13, 2001, at 9:00 a.m.
Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Carla Boyd by March 12, 2001, TDD (509) 662-1651, or (509) 664-2549.
Submit Written Comments to: William Martin, Wenatchee Valley College, 1300 5th, Wenatchee, WA 98801, fax (509) 664-2576, by March 9, 2001.
Date of Intended Adoption: March 14, 2001.
February 19, 2001
William M. Martin
Dean of Administrative Service