WSR 04-24-075



[ Filed November 30, 2004, 2:30 p.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 04-12-108.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: WAC 180-55-034 Temporary extension of accreditation status.

Hearing Location(s): New Market Vocational Skills Center, 7299 New Market Street, Tumwater, WA 98501, on January 12, 2005, at 8:30 a.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: January 14, 2005.

Submit Written Comments to: Larry Davis, Executive Director, P.O. Box 47206, Olympia, WA 98504-7206, e-mail, fax (360) 586-2357, by December 29, 2004.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Laura Moore, Executive Assistant, by December 29, 2004, TTY (360) 664-3631 or (360) 725-6025.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: The rule was adopted at a time when there was a lack of resources and staffing for the State Board of Education's accreditation process. A new system has been put in place by the board and the rule is no longer needed.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: The rule is no longer necessary as there is a new accreditation process in place.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 28A.150.220(4), 28A.305.140, and 28A.305.130(6).

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

Name of Proponent: State Board of Education, governmental.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: Larry Davis, State Board of Education, Olympia, Washington, (360) 725-6025.

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

A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. Not applicable.

November 30, 2004

Larry Davis

Executive Director



     The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
WAC 180-55-034 Temporary extension of accreditation status.

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