WSR 10-09-007

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

SUPERINTENDENT OF

PUBLIC INSTRUCTION

[ Filed April 8, 2010, 9:52 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 392-344-095 Construction documents--Compliance with public works statutory provisions, and 392-344-165 Documents required for release of retainage by school districts.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28A-525-020 [28A.525.020] Duties of superintendent of public instruction.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Requirements per RCW 39.04.320 [(1)](c)(i) regarding apprenticeship utilization necessitate making changes to the rules in order to educate and verify that the districts have fulfilled the apprenticeship requirements.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: Washington state department of general administration.

Process for Developing New Rule: The office of the superintendent of public instruction welcomes the public to take part in developing the rules. Anyone interested should contact the staff person identified [below].

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Scott Black, Program Development Manager, P.O. Box 47200, 600 Washington Street S.E., Olympia, WA 98504-7200, fax (360) 586-3946, e-mail scott.black@k12.wa.us, phone (360) 725-6268.

April 8, 2010

Randy Dorn

Superintendent of

Public Instruction

Washington State Code Reviser's Office