WSR 02-06-094

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY


[ Filed March 4, 2002, 8:09 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Student conduct code.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28B.30.150.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: These rules are a reorganization and revision [of] existing student conduct rules. These rules will clarify WSU's requirements for student conduct. Rules will also streamline the hearing and disciplinary process and provide for parental notification under revised FERPA rules.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

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. There will be a public hearing to permit comment on the proposed rules and revisions. There will be an opportunity to provide written comments on the proposed rule.

February 28, 2002

Loretta M. Lamb

Assistant Vice-President for

Personnel and Administration

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office