Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms

BPPM Revision Memorandum


DATE: October 29, 2009
FROM: Ralph Jenks, Director
TO: Manual Users
SUBJECT: Business Policies and Procedures Manual
Revision Letter Number Three Hundred Forty-Nine


This BPPM revision includes the following changes:

WSU Pullman Departmental Storage 20.75

This revision includes the following changes:

  • Effective January 1, 2010, departments will be charged for assigned storage spaces.
  • The procedures for requesting, obtaining, and utilizing storage spaces and for transporting and identifying items for storage are updated.
  • Overflow storage is available at the Central Stores warehouse.
  • The title of the section is changed from Departmental Storage Available at General Storage Building.

Suspended Operations 50.40

This revision adds an alert notification website for WSU Tri-Cities.

Employing Non-U.S. Citizens 60.05

This revision updates the listing of immigration codes and general restrictions on employment in accordance with the current codes used by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

Printing Services 80.05

This revision updates the policy and procedures for University departments to request and obtain printing, photocopying, typesetting, assembly, and binding services. These changes update the section to reflect current University practices.

The amendment also clarifies that the policy is meant to ensure that printing requests comply with state printing and procurement laws.

Travel Rates 95.19

Effective October 1, 2009, the high cost meal rates are increased, in accordance with Washington Office of Financial Management (OFM) regulations (SAAM 10.90.20).