WSR 03-16-114

EXPEDITED RULES

WALLA WALLA

COMMUNITY COLLEGE

[ Filed August 6, 2003, 11:52 a.m. ]

Title of Rule: WAC 132T-28-010 Designation of appointing authority and 132T-28-020 Classified employee exemptions.

Purpose: WAC 132T-28-010, delegates board of trustees authority to college president to appoint classified employees per chapter 28B.16 RCW and to implement formal disciplinary action against classified employees; and WAC 132T-28-020, names positions at Walla Walla Community College that are exempt from the provisions of chapter 28B.16 RCW, Civil service rules.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: For WAC 132T-28-010 is RCW 28B.50.140 (3), (14), 28B.10-528 [28B.10.528]; for WAC 132T-28-020 is RCW 28B.50.140 (3), (14), 41.06.070(2), 28B.10.528.

Statute Being Implemented: For WAC 132T-28-010 is RCW 28B.50.140(3); and for WAC 132T-28-020 is RCW 41.06.070(2).

Reasons Supporting Proposal: WAC 132T-28-010 is being repealed and replaced by board of trustees resolution expanding appointing authority of college president; and WAC 132T-28-020 does not identify current exempt positions. This WAC being repealed and will be replaced by a board of trustees resolution delegating exempting authority to the college president.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Director of Human Resources, Walla Walla Community College, (509) 527-4302; Implementation and Enforcement: President and Director of Human Resources, (509) 527-4274 and 527-4302.

Name of Proponent: Walla Walla Community College, public.

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

Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: Repeal of WAC 132T-28-010, which names college president as appointing authority for classified employees, enables adoption of board of trustees resolution to expand appointing authority of the president.

Repeal of WAC 132T-28-020, which names positions that were exempt from chapter 28B.16 RCW, Civil service rules, in 1970, allows board of trustees approved resolution to name college president as exempting authority.

Proposal Changes the Following Existing Rules: Repeals WAC 132T-28-010 which delegates appointing authority for classified positions to the college president and also authorizes president to implement disciplinary actions against classified employees. WAC will be replaced by board of trustees resolution delegating appointing authority for all college employees to the college president.

Repeals WAC 132T-28-020 naming positions at Walla Walla Community College that were exempt from civil service rules in 1970. WAC will be replaced by board of trustees resolution which delegates exempting authority to the college president.

NOTICE

THIS RULE IS BEING PROPOSED UNDER AN EXPEDITED RULE-MAKING PROCESS THAT WILL ELIMINATE THE NEED FOR THE AGENCY TO HOLD PUBLIC HEARINGS, PREPARE A SMALL BUSINESS ECONOMIC IMPACT STATEMENT, OR PROVIDE RESPONSES TO THE CRITERIA FOR A SIGNIFICANT LEGISLATIVE RULE. IF YOU OBJECT TO THE USE OF THE EXPEDITED RULE-MAKING PROCESS, YOU MUST EXPRESS YOUR OBJECTIONS IN WRITING AND THEY MUST BE SENT TO Nancy K. Reiff, Walla Walla Community College, 500 Tausick Way, Walla Walla, WA 99362-9267 , AND RECEIVED BY October 6, 2003.


August 4, 2003

Nancy K. Reiff

Director of Human Resources


REPEALER

     The following sections of the Washington Administrative Code are repealed:
WAC 132T-28-010 Designation of appointing authority
WAC 132T-28-020 Classified employee exemptions

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