WSR 10-16-010

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

SUPERINTENDENT OF

PUBLIC INSTRUCTION

[ Filed July 21, 2010, 4:32 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 392-141 WAC, Transportation -- State allocation for operations.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28A.150.290.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: A complete revision of chapter 392-141 WAC is required in order to implement the new student transportation funding system implemented through EHB 2261 (2009). The 2010 legislature through EHB 2776 modified the implementation date to September 1, 2011, and required the office of superintendent of public instruction (OSPI) to report on the language of the rule by December 1, 2010.

Process for Developing New Rule: Other [no further information supplied by agency.]

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Allan J. Jones, Director, Pupil Transportation and Traffic Safety Education, OSPI, P.O. Box 47200, Olympia, WA 98504-7200, (360) 725-6120, fax (360) 586-6124, e-mail allan.jones@k12.wa.us.

July 21, 2010

Randy Dorn

Superintendent of

Public Instruction

Washington State Code Reviser's Office