WSR 01-09-052

PERMANENT RULES

WESTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY


[ Filed April 13, 2001, 11:55 a.m. ]

Date of Adoption: April 5, 2001.

Purpose: Expand general conduct to include persons other than students; place external affairs in new chapter 516-25 WAC.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 516-24-050, 516-24-060 and 516-24-115; amending WAC 516-24-001, 516-24-110 and 516-24-130; and new chapter 516-25 WAC.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 28B.35.120(12).

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 01-05-086 on February 20, 2001.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 1, Amended 3, Repealed 3.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 1, Amended 3, Repealed 3.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0. Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

April 12, 2001

Gloria A. McDonald

Rules Coordinator

OTS-4672.1


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 90-10-042, filed 4/27/90, effective 5/1/90)

WAC 516-24-001   Conduct of campus guests and visitors.   (1) The rules and regulations prescribed in this Title 516 WAC shall be observed by guests and visitors while on the campus, or other university property.

(2) Guests and visitors on campus or other university property who willfully refuse to obey an order of a ((uniformed campus security)) university police officer or other law enforcement officer to desist from conduct prohibited by such rules and regulations may be ejected from the premises. Refusal to obey such an order will subject the person to arrest under the provisions of the Criminal Trespass Act, in addition to such other sanctions as may be applicable.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 28B.35.120(12), 34.05.220 (1)(b), 34.05.250, 28B.15.600, 42.17.310, 42.30.070 - 42.30.075, chapters 69.41 and 43.21C RCW. 90-10-042, 516-24-001, filed 4/27/90, effective 5/1/90; Order 72-10, 516-24-001, filed 11/17/72.]


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Order 72-10, filed 11/17/72)

WAC 516-24-110   Vendor solicitation.   Door-to-door on-campus solicitation by vendors is prohibited. All unsolicited sales contacts shall be restricted to the purchasing office ((of the division of purchases)). Unauthorized solicitation or selling in the residence halls should be immediately reported to a member of the residence hall staff.

[Order 72-10, 516-24-110, filed 11/17/72.]


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 90-10-042, filed 4/27/90, effective 5/1/90)

WAC 516-24-130   Demonstrations.   The value of active participation in political and social issues is recognized by Western Washington University as enhancing the education of the individual and contributing to the betterment of American society. The rights of free speech, petition and assembly are fundamental to the democratic process guaranteed under the Constitution of the United States and will be promoted and respected at all times.

The university further recognizes that it has an obligation to maintain on campus an atmosphere that allows the institution to perform the fundamental task of providing an opportunity for all members of the community to pursue knowledge through accepted academic processes.

To achieve these objectives it is essential that demonstrations be orderly and conducted in a manner that allows the ((college to function toward its established goals)) orderly function of the university. Any ((student or group of students)) person or group of persons shall not, by their conduct, disrupt, disturb or interfere with:

(1) Classroom activities and other educational pursuits;

(2) Recognized university activities including, but not limited to, ceremonies, meetings, office functions or residence hall activities;

(3) Pedestrian and vehicular traffic;

(4) Preservation and protection of university property and personal property of individuals.

Any person persisting in such conduct after being requested to cease by university authorities, shall be subject, as appropriate, to disciplinary proceedings or arrest and prosecution. ((Such disciplinary proceedings shall be by the appropriate campus justice committee, subject to final review, hearing, and decision by the president and the board of trustees.

Where necessary for the preservation of order and to enforce the law, the president of the university or his or her designee is authorized to call upon law enforcement officers for assistance.))

[Statutory Authority: RCW 28B.35.120(12), 34.05.220 (1)(b), 34.05.250, 28B.15.600, 42.17.310, 42.30.070 - 42.30.075, chapters 69.41 and 43.21C RCW. 90-10-042, 516-24-130, filed 4/27/90, effective 5/1/90; Order 72-10, 516-24-130, filed 11/17/72.]


REPEALER

     The following sections of the Washington Administrative Code are repealed:
WAC 516-24-050 Community relations.
WAC 516-24-060 Alumni relations.
WAC 516-24-115 Business office -- Cashier.

OTS-4673.1

Chapter 516-25 WAC

EXTERNAL AFFAIRS


NEW SECTION
WAC 516-25-001   External affairs.   The office of external affairs shall be the principal office responsible for maintenance of current files concerning alumni information. Alumni mailing lists maintained by the university shall be confidential property of the university and shall not generally be provided to any other agency. Requests for lists for purposes of conducting legitimate educational research shall be subject to the review and approval of the office of external affairs and the office of the president.

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