WSR 18-20-037
[Filed September 25, 2018, 2:22 p.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 139-05-810.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 43.101.080.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: WAC 139-05-810 Basic law enforcement training for Level II reserve peace officers:
Changes to the chapter heading – gives clear direction that this section is for reserve officers.
Adds a start date for the beginning of the different reserve officer classification – when approved.
Clarifies that specific elements are to be completed, poly, psych and background (reinforces wording already in the WAC).
Adds wording that a statement of fitness, as required by WAC 139-05-230 is completed by each applicant.
Reinforces the attestation that at a minimum, the background is completed before the start of the reserve academy.
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: The Washington state criminal justice training commission regulates this process.
Process for Developing New Rule: Negotiated rule making; and commissioners will be advised of the proposed rule changes via email and will also be listed on the agency web site.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Sonja Peterson, 19010 1st Avenue South, Burien, WA 98148, phone 206-835-7356, email, web site
September 25, 2018
Sonja Peterson
Rules Coordinator