Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 05-12-063.
Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: WAC 139-10-212 Physical requirements for admission to basic corrections academies.
Hearing Location(s): Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission, 19010 1st Avenue South, Burien, WA 98148, on Wednesday, September 14, 2004 , at 10:00 a.m.
Date of Intended Adoption: September 14, 2005.
Submit Written Comments to: Sonja Hirsch, 19010 1st Avenue South, Burien, WA 98148, e-mail email@example.com, fax (206) 439-3860, by September 7, 2005.
Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Sonja Hirsch by September 7, 2005, TTY (206) 835-7300.
Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: This language change is being made because the Juvenile Security Workers Academy's name was changed to the Juvenile Corrections Officers Academy in September 2004.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 43.101.080.
Statute Being Implemented: Not applicable.
Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.
Name of Proponent: Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission staff in cooperation with the Board on Corrections Training, Standards, and Education (BCTSE), governmental.
Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: Bob Graham, Burien, Washington, (206) 835-7302.
No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. Proposal is exempt under RCW 19.85.025(2); therefore, a small business economic impact statement is not required.
July 14, 2005
AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 00-17-017, filed 8/4/00, effective 9/4/00)
WAC 139-10-212 Physical requirements for admission to basic corrections academies. Each successful applicant for admission to a basic corrections officers or juvenile ((
security workers)) corrections officers academy sponsored or
conducted by the (( Washington state criminal justice
training)) commission (( shall)) must possess good health and
physical capability to actively and fully participate in
defensive tactics training and other required physical
activities. In order to minimize risk of injury and maximize
the benefit of such participation, each trainee in any academy
session (( shall)) must, as a precondition of his or her
academy attendance, demonstrate a requisite level of physical
fitness, as established by the (( training)) commission.
For this purpose, each academy applicant ((
be evaluated in the assessment areas of aerobic capacity,
strength, and flexibility, in accordance with the requirements
and procedures established by the (( Training)) commission. Such evaluation (( shall)) will be based upon composite
performance ratings in the overall assessment as established
by the commission.
Failure to demonstrate a requisite level of fitness within the overall assessment will result in ineligibility for academy attendance and completion.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 43.101.080. 00-17-017, § 139-10-212, filed 8/4/00, effective 9/4/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.101.080(2). 91-14-010, § 139-10-212, filed 6/24/91, effective 7/25/91; 91-01-044, § 139-10-212, filed 12/12/90, effective 7/1/91.]