Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms

BPPM Revision Memorandum

May 29, 2001

TO: Manual Users
FROM: Ralph Jenks, Manager
SUBJECT: Business Policies and Procedures Manual
Revision Letter Number One Hundred Eighty-Five


This BPPM revision includes the following changes:

Ethnic Origin Definitions 60.35

This revision updates the descriptions of ethnic origin definitions.

Funding Research Project Equipment Maintenance 80.58

When equipment is purchased and installed in a building primarily to support a research project or grant, the research project or department is responsible for supporting equipment maintenance. Facilities Operations provides maintenance support for such equipment on a recharge basis.

All-University Records Retention Schedules: Safety Records 90.01.41-43

The Accidental Injury or Occupational Illness Report is now called the Incident Report (WSU 1131). The retention periods for this record series have not changed.