WSR 07-16-077

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON


[ Filed July 27, 2007, 4:51 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 478-120 WAC, Student conduct code for the University of Washington.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28B.20.130.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The University of Washington's student conduct code has not had a substantial revision since 1996. Amendments to the code would include addressing student violations that occur beyond campus boundaries, and extending the administration of the code to all three of the University of Washington campuses.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

Process for Developing New Rule: Agency study.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication. Written comments or inquiries may be directed to Rebecca Goodwin Deardorff, Director of Rules Coordination by one of the following routes: Mail University of Washington, Rules Coordination Office, Box 355509, Seattle, WA 98195-5509; e-mail rules@u.washington.edu; fax (206) 221-6917.

July 27, 2007

Rebecca Goodwin Deardorff

Director of Rules Coordination

Washington State Code Reviser's Office