WSR 00-19-014

PROPOSED RULES

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION


[ Filed September 8, 2000, 10:11 a.m. ]

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 00-15-097.

Proposal is exempt under RCW 34.05.310(4).

Title of Rule: WAC 180-82-135 Assignment waivers.

Purpose: To add a new section regarding assignment waivers.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: Chapter 28A.410 RCW.

Summary: A school district board of directors must provide written application detailing rationale for a teacher assignment waiver required from WAC 180-82-105 through 180-82-130.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: The State Board of Education will review waiver requests on a case-by-case basis ensuring appropriate classroom teacher assignments.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: Larry Davis, State Board of Education, Olympia, (360) 753-6715.

Name of Proponent: State Board of Education, governmental.

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

Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: A school district board of directors must provide written application detailing rationale for a waiver request from WAC 180-82-105 through 180-82-130.

Proposal Changes the Following Existing Rules: Adds a new section.

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: North Thurston School District, Board Room, 305 College Street N.E., Lacey, WA 98506, on October 25, 2000, at 8:30 a.m.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Laura Moore by October 18, 2000, TDD (360) 664-3631, or (360) 753-6715.

Submit Written Comments to: Rules Coordinator, State Board of Education, P.O. 47206, Olympia, WA 98504-7206, fax (360) 586-2357, by October 18, 2000.

Date of Intended Adoption: October 27, 2000.

September 6, 2000

Larry Davis

Executive Director

OTS-4345.1


NEW SECTION
WAC 180-82-135
Assignment waivers.

On a case-by-case basis, the state board of education may waive the provisions of WAC 180-82-105 through 180-82-130 upon written application by a school district board of directors. The application shall detail the rationale for the waiver request. The waiver may be granted subject to any conditions and stipulations as the state board determines.

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