From the Office of the President: Public hearing on proposed WAC

Public Hearing on Proposed WAC
Eastern Washington University is proposing a change to Washington Administrative Code by adopting WAC 172-90, Student Academic Integrity. The proposed, new WAC is intended to formalize university standards and processes for handling incidents of academic dishonesty. The proposed rule changes can be viewed in the Washington State Register at:

EWU will conduct a public hearing on the proposed rule change on July 28, 2014, at 11 a.m. in Room 201, Showalter Hall, Cheney, WA 99004.

Members of the public may testify at this hearing and/or submit written comments.

Submit written comments by 5 p.m. on July 25, 2014, to: EWU, University Policy Administrator, Office of the President, 214 Showalter Hall, Cheney, WA 99004; email: [email protected]; fax: (509) 359-7036.

Additional Information:

(1) Date of Intended Adoption: Sept. 26, 2014.

(2) Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 28B.35.120(12).

(3) These rules are not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.

(4) Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Trent Lutey, 214 Showalter, Cheney, WA 99004, (509) 359-6322; Implementation and Enforcement: Laurie Connelly, 214 Showalter, Cheney, WA 99004, (509) 359-2371.

(5) No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. These WAC revisions do not impose a disproportionate impact on small businesses.

(6) A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. These WACs are not considered significant legislative rules by EWU.