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2019 Common School Manual

Revised and published January 2019

About this manual
The 2019 Common School Manual is a compilation of most of the laws enacted by the state legislature governing common school system operations and other titles containing laws affecting school operations. Also included are the administrative rules adopted to enhance the laws. This manual is printed in two volumes, 1) RCWs; 2) WACs.

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Revised Code of Washington (RCW)

  • Part One — Common School Provisions
    Title 28A - RCW, Common School Provisions
  • Part Two — Administrative Procedures
    Chapter 34.05 - RCW, Administrative Procedure Act
    Chapter 34.12 - RCW, Office of Administrative Hearings
  • Part Three — Collective Bargaining
    Chapter 41.56 - RCW, Public Employees' Collective Bargaining
    Chapter 41.58 - RCW, Public Employment Labor Relations
    Chapter 41.59 - RCW, Educational Employment Relations Act
  • Part Four — Other Selected Laws
    Chapter 26.44 - RCW, Abuse of Children and Adult Dependent Persons
    Chapter 28C.04 - RCW, Vocational Education
    Chapter 29A.04 - RCW, General Provisions
    Chapter 29A.24 - RCW, Filing for Office
    Chapter 29A.52 - RCW, Primaries and Elections
    Chapter 29A.60 - RCW, Canvassing
    Chapter 39.04 - RCW, Public Works
    Chapter 39.12 - RCW, Prevailing Wages on Public Works
    Chapter 39.33 - RCW, Intergovernmental Disposition of Property
    Chapter 39.34 - RCW, Interlocal Cooperation Act
    Chapter 39.50 - RCW, Short-term Obligations--Municipal Corporations
    Chapter 42.17A - RCW, Campaign Disclosure and Contribution
    Chapter 42.23 - RCW, Code of Ethics for Municipal Officers--Contract Interests
    Chapter 42.30 - RCW, Open Public Meetings Act
    Chapter 42.56 - RCW, Public Records Act
    Chapter 48.62 - RCW, Local Government Insurance Transactions
    Chapter 60.28 - RCW, Lien for Labor, Materials, Taxes, on Public Works
    Chapter 70.190 - RCW, Family Policy Council
    Chapter 84.52 - RCW, Levy of Taxes
  • Index — RCW Provisions Relating to Schools and School Districts

Washington Administrative Code (WAC)

  • Part One — Administrative Procedures
    Chapter 10-08 - WAC, Model Rules of Procedure
  • Part Two — Public Employment Relations Commission
    Title 391 - WAC
  • Part Three — Rules and Regulations of the State Board of Education
    Title 180 - WAC
  • Part Four — Rules and Regulations of the Professional Educator Standards Board
    Title 181 - WAC
  • Part Five — Rules and Regulations of Superintendent of Public Instruction
    Title 392 - WAC
  • Index — WAC Provisions Relating to Schools and School Districts

Disclaimer from Code Reviser's Office

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