WSR 09-09-006

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

SUPERINTENDENT OF

PUBLIC INSTRUCTION

[ Filed April 2, 2009, 11:34 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 392-500-030 Pupil tests and records.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28A.300.040, 28A.300.045.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The Washington State Public Health Association has requested a revision of WAC 392-500-030 in order to create unified procedures for administering student surveys.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: The United States Department of Education regulates the collection and dissemination of certain student data.

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 the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction, Attn: R. Bertschi, P.O. Box 47200, Olympia, WA 98504-7200, phone (360) 725-6368, rudi.bertschi@k12.wa.us.

March 13, 2009

Randy I. Dorn

Superintendent of

Public Instruction

Washington State Code Reviser's Office