WSR 99-12-072

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Aging and Adult Services Administration)

[ Filed May 27, 1999, 2:14 p.m. ]

Date of Adoption: May 27, 1999.

Purpose: The adult day health services WAC will establish client eligibility, care levels, payment rates and criteria for provider eligibility.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 74.39A.007 and 74.08.090.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 98-22-101 on November 4, 1998.

Changes Other than Editing from Proposed to Adopted Version: The concern regarding proration of services has been addressed in the final rule by deleting the provision for proration in WAC 388-15-661. WAC 388-15-661 is also changed to accurately reflect the levels of residential programs.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 13, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 13, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 13, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0. Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

May 27, 1999

Marie Myerchin-Redifer, Manager

Rules and Policies Assistance Unit

Reviser's note: The material contained in this filing exceeded the page-count limitations of WAC 1-21-040 for appearance in this issue of the Register. It will appear in the 99-13 issue of the Register.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office