WSR 10-11-059




[ Filed May 13, 2010, 10:13 a.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 09-23-017.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: Adds new section to chapter 181-79A WAC requiring teachers to report address changes to the state teacher certification office.

Hearing Location(s): Red Lion Hotel, 2300 Evergreen Park Drive S.W., Olympia, WA 98502, on July 21, 2010, at 8:30 a.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: July 21, 2010.

Submit Written Comments to: David Brenna, Legislative and Policy Coordinator, P.O. Box 47236, Olympia, WA 98504, e-mail, fax (360) 586-4548, by July 12, 2010.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact David Brenna by July 12, 2010, TTY (360) 664-3631 or (360) 725-6238.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: Places a requirement on licensed teacher[s] to report a change of address to the state certification office.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: Able to provide license status to teachers only if they have an updated address.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 28A.410.210.

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

Name of Proponent: Professional educator standards board, governmental.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: David Brenna, P.O. Box 42736 [47236], Olympia, WA 98504, (360) 725-6238.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. The proposed amendment does not have an impact on small business and therefore does not meet the requirements for a statement under RCW 19.85.030 (1) or (2).

A cost-benefit analysis is required under RCW 34.05.328. A preliminary cost-benefit analysis may be obtained by contacting David Brenna, P.O. Box 47236, Olympia, WA 98504, phone (360) 725-6238, fax (360) 586-3631, e-mail

May 13, 2010

David Brenna

Legislative and

Policy Coordinator


WAC 181-79A-158   Requirements for providing contact information.   Educators holding certificates shall provide a current street address to the superintendent of public instruction, certification office, beginning September, 2010. Any change of address shall be communicated to the same office within sixty days.


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