WSR 08-22-050



[ Filed November 3, 2008, 10:13 a.m. ]

Continuance of WSR 18-21-002 [08-21-002].

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 08-17-093.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: Student rights and responsibilities/student code of conduct.

Hearing Location(s): Pierce College, Fort Steilacoom Board Room (325-H), 9401 Farwest Drive S.W., Lakewood, WA 98498, on December 8, 2008, at 12 noon.

Date of Intended Adoption: December 23, 2008.

Submit Written Comments to: Marie Harris, Executive Assistant to the Chancellor, 1601 39th Avenue S.E., Puyallup, WA 98374, e-mail, fax (253) 864-3123, by December 3, 2008.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Susan McPhee by November 24, 2008, TTY (253) 964-6228 or (253) 964-6525.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: Address current social and technological issues related to student rights, responsibilities and conduct of students at Pierce College.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: Change of date for public hearing to better accommodate college/community input during holiday season.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 28B.50.140(13).

Statute Being Implemented: RCW 28B.50.140(13).

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

Name of Proponent: Pierce College, public.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Nancy Houck, Director of Student Success, Pierce College (FS), (253) 964-6581; Implementation: Nancy Houck and Mari Kruger, Pierce College District, (253) 964-6581; and Enforcement: Vice Presidents of Learning and Student Success, Pierce College District, (253) 964-6584.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. The proposed rule will not impose any costs for the institution.

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

October 3, 2008

Michele Johnson


Washington State Code Reviser's Office