WSR 02-22-084

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

SEATTLE COMMUNITY COLLEGES


[ Filed November 5, 2002, 2:44 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Appointing authority, board of trustees rules and regulations, rules of procedure for contested case hearing/administrative disputes, and student policies and procedures (chapters 132F-01, 132F-104, 132F-108, and 132F-120 WAC). Possible replacement of chapter 132F-120 WAC with a new chapter.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28B.50.100, 28B.50.130, 28B.50.140 and/or 34.05.010(16).

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Revision of these WAC chapters is needed to update and clarify them to comply with the state Administrative Procedure Act, and for general housekeeping.

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 by contacting Cynthia Felice, Community Resource Development Director, Seattle Community College District VI, 1500 Harvard Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122-3803, phone (206) 587-4151, fax (206) 587-3894.

November 4, 2002

Carin Weiss

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office