WSR 19-12-018
[Filed May 28, 2019, 8:42 a.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: Required and emergency medical leaves of absence.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 28B.50.140, 28B.50.090(3).
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: This proposed rule addresses a need for the colleges to issue medical withdrawals to students who exhibit self-harm and cannot otherwise be accommodated through the interactive process while attending college.
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 Kurt Buttleman, 1500 Harvard Avenue, Seattle, WA 98122, phone 206-934-4111, email, web site
May 24, 2019
Kurt R. Buttleman
Interim Vice Chancellor
Academic and Student Success