WSR 04-04-085



[ Filed February 3, 2004, 1:31 p.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 03-10-016.

Title of Rule: WAC 180-85-105 Initial notice to certificate holders of continuing education requirement.

Purpose: The purpose of the proposed amendment to this rule is to modify the manner in which the Professional Education and Certification Office notifies a holder of a certificate requiring clock hours for maintenance of the lapse date of the certificate and the requirement for maintaining the certificate with clock hours.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 28A.410.010.

Summary: See Purpose above.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: See Purpose above.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: Larry Davis, State Board of Education, Olympia, (360) 725-6024.

Name of Proponent: State Board of Education.

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

Explanation of Rule, its Purpose, and Anticipated Effects: See Purpose above.

Proposal Changes the Following Existing Rules: See Purpose above.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. Not applicable.

RCW 34.05.328 does not apply to this rule adoption. Not applicable.

Hearing Location: Olympia School District Administration Building, 1113 Legion Way S.E., Olympia, WA 98501-1967, on March 18, 2004, at 8:30 a.m.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Laura Moore by March 4, 2004, TDD (360) 664-3631 or (360) 725-6027.

Submit Written Comments to: Rules Coordinator, State Board of Education, P.O. Box 47206, Olympia, WA 98504-7206, fax (360) 586-2357, by March 4, 2004.

Date of Intended Adoption: March 19, 2004.

January 31, 2004

Larry Davis

Executive Director


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 90-12-076, filed 6/1/90, effective 7/2/90)

WAC 180-85-105   SPI initial notice to certificate holders of continuing education requirement.   Upon issuance or reinstatement of an affected professional certificate, the superintendent of public instruction shall notify the holder of the lapse date and ((shall provide such holder with a written explanation of)) the continuing education requirements of this chapter and the holder's responsibility to keep accurate records demonstrating attendance at approved in-service education programs. In addition, the superintendent of public instruction shall ((provide)) make available to the certificate holder ((with)) a form ((to be completed by the certificate holder)) which indicates compliance with the continuing education requirements and which includes instruction for filing the report with the superintendent of public instruction.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.70.005. 90-12-076, 180-85-105, filed 6/1/90, effective 7/2/90; 86-13-018 (Order 8-86), 180-85-105, filed 6/10/86.]

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