PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Amend chapter 132Q-02 WAC, Student records.
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: To ensure compliance with recent changes to the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), 20 U.S.C. § 1232g. Other policy changes that arise during this rule making may be incorporated. Other WAC chapters may need to be updated as a result of this rule making.
Process for Developing New Rule: Community Colleges of Spokane (CCS) welcomes students, employees, and the public to take part in developing the rules. Anyone interested should contact the staff person identified below. At a later date, CCS will file with the office of the code reviser a notice of proposed rule making with the formal text. A copy of the proposal will be posted on the CCS internet site www.ccs.spokane.edu/about-ccs/rulemaking.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Anne Tucker, Public Information Officer, Mailstop 1009, P.O. Box 6000, Spokane, WA 99217-6000,
May 13, 2011
Public Information Office
and Rules Coordinator