PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Changes to parking and traffic regulations on the college's campuses, chapter 132P-116 WAC.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28B.50.140.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Parking and traffic rules were last updated in 1997. Parking conditions on the college's campuses have changed in the intervening years and the rules need to be updated to reflect current practice.
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: The other agencies that regulate this subject are Washington state department of licensing (disabled parking privileges) and city of Yakima (traffic code).
The college reviews these regulations to ensure the college's parking and traffic rules are in compliance.
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 Michael Lane, Campus Security Sergeant, Yakima Valley Community College, P.O. Box 22520, Yakima, WA 98908, (509) 574-4610, firstname.lastname@example.org, fax (509) 574-6820. A public meeting will be advertised and held. In addition, written comments will be accepted for an advertised period.
September 7, 2010
Suzanne M. West
Assistant to the President