WSR 11-03-026

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

THE EVERGREEN STATE COLLEGE


[ Filed January 10, 2011, 3:28 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Revision of the student conduct code, chapter 174-120 WAC.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28B.40.120.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The student conduct code has not been updated since 1996. The college plans to update the student conduct code to ensure compliance with developments in the law and to reflect the evolving nature of student life at the college.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

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. Parties wishing to submit comments may contact Wendy Ednress [Endress], Executive Associate to Vice-president for Student Affairs, The Evergreen State College, 2700 Evergreen Park Drive N.W., L 3009, Olympia, WA 98505, (360) 867-6291, endressw@evergreen.edu.

January 10, 2011

J. P. Carmichael

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office