WSR 02-11-093

PROPOSED RULES

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY


[ Filed May 17, 2002, 1:51 p.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 02-06-094.

Title of Rule: Standards of conduct for students.

Purpose: To clarify requirements for student conduct, to streamline the hearing and disciplinary process and provide for parental notification under FERPA rules.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 28B.30.150.

Summary: Clarifies requirements for student conduct, streamlines hearing and disciplinary process and provides for parental notification under FERPA rules.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: To clarify requirements for student conduct, to streamline the hearing and disciplinary process and provide for parental notification under FERPA rules.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Dr. Charlene Jaeger, Dr. Elaine Voss, Lighty Student Services Building, Room 360, (509) 335-4531; Implementation and Enforcement: Dr. Charlene Jaeger, Lighty Student Services Building, Room 360, (509) 335-4531.

Name of Proponent: Office of Student Affairs, Washington State University.

Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.

Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: Clarifies requirements for student conduct, to streamline the hearing and disciplinary process and provides for parental notification under FERPA rules.

Proposal Changes the Following Existing Rules: Clarifies requirements for student conduct, streamlines the hearing and disciplinary process and provides for parental notification under FERPA rules.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW.

RCW 34.05.328 does not apply to this rule adoption.

Hearing Location: Conference Room 405, Lighty Student Services Building, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington 99164, on July 10, 2002, at 1:00 p.m.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Kirsten Pauli by July 5, 2002.

Submit Written Comments to: Loretta M. Lamb, P.O. Box 64105, Pullman, WA 99164, fax (509) 335-4642, by June 21, 2002.

Date of Intended Adoption: July 9, 2002.

May 13, 2002

Loretta M. Lamb

Associate Vice-President for

Personnel and Administration

Rules Coordinator

Reviser's note: The material contained in this filing exceeded the page-count limitations of WAC 1-21-040 for appearance in this issue of the Register. It will appear in the 02-12 issue of the Register.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office