WSR 09-01-041

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

YAKIMA VALLEY

COMMUNITY COLLEGE

[ Filed December 10, 2008, 8:35 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Repeal of chapter 132P-08 WAC.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: Under RCW 28B.50.140 (7)(a) the board of trustees has rule-making authority for the college.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Chapter 132P-08 WAC was authorized by chapter 28B.19 RCW, which was repealed in 1989 and replaced with Washington administrative hearings rules and regulations.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: Rule changes will be coordinated with the assigned Washington state assistant attorney general's office.

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 by contacting Mark Rogstad, Director of Human Resource Services and Affirmative Action, South 16th Avenue and Nob Hill Boulevard, Yakima, WA 98902, phone (509) 574-4676, e-mail mrogstad@yvcc.edu or fax (509) 574-4675.

December 8, 2008

Mark L. Rogstad, Director

Human Resource Services

and Affirmative Action

Washington State Code Reviser's Office