WSR 09-05-016

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

THE EVERGREEN STATE COLLEGE


[ Filed February 6, 2009, 4:43 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Student medical leave of absence.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28B.40.120.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: This rule will permit the college to withdraw a student if it is determined the student is unable to continue without risk of harming self or others.

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 by contacting Wendy Endress, The Evergreen State College, 2700 Evergreen Parkway N.W., Olympia, WA 98505, phone (360) 867-6291, e-mail endressw@evergreen.edu.

February 6, 2009

John P. Carmichael

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office