WSR 09-23-111

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Health and Recovery Services Administration)

[ Filed November 18, 2009, 7:49 a.m. , effective December 19, 2009 ]


Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

Purpose: The first steps child care program is eliminated in order for the department to fully meet the legislatively mandated appropriation reduction in chapter 564, Laws of 2009 (ESHB 1244), for maternity support services. WAC 388-533-1000 was repealed by emergency adoption effective June 1, 2009.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 388-533-1000.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 74.08.090 and 74.09.800.

Other Authority: Chapter 564, Laws of 2009 (ESHB 1244).

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 09-20-107 on October 7, 2009.

A final cost-benefit analysis is available by contacting Todd Sletvett, P.O. Box 45530, Olympia, WA 98504-5530, phone (360) 725-1626, fax (360) 664-4371, e-mail todd.slettvet@dshs.wa.gov.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 1.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 1.

Date Adopted: November 18, 2009.

Susan N. Dreyfus

Secretary

4061.1
REPEALER

     The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
WAC 388-533-1000 First steps child care program.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office