WSR 98-17-062

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY

(Basic Health Plan)

[Filed August 17, 1998, 10:16 a.m.]



Subject of Possible Rule Making: Revision of WAC 182-25-100, 182-25-105, and 182-25-110, to clarify basic health appeals process.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 70.47.050.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: Rules will be revised for clarification, in compliance with Governor's Executive Order 97-02.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: No other federal or state agencies regulate Basic Health Plan.

Process for Developing New Rule: Stakeholder mailings and public hearing.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Rosanne Reynolds (L3), P.O. Box 42683, Olympia, WA 98504-2683, phone (360) 923-2948, fax (360) 412-4276. Draft rules will be mailed to interested parties and will be published in the Washington State Register.

August 17, 1998

Elin Meyer

Rules Coordinator

Legislature Code Reviser

Register

Washington State Code Reviser's Office