WSR 04-02-058

PROPOSED RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Economic Services Administration)

[ Filed January 6, 2004, 12:17 p.m. ]

Continuance of WSR 03-23-112.

Exempt from preproposal statement of inquiry under RCW 34.05.310(4).

Title of Rule: Amending WAC 388-310-1500 WorkFirst -- Employment conditions, 388-310-2000 Individual development accounts (IDA), 388-410-0001 What is a cash/medical assistance overpayment?, 388-436-0040 Excluded income and resources for CEAP, 388-440-0001 Exceptions to rule, 388-444-0055 What are the penalties for refusing or failing to comply?, 388-450-0005 Income -- Ownership and availability, 388-450-0165 Gross earned income limit for TANF/SFA, 388-466-0130 Refugee medical assistance (RMA), 388-478-0005 Cash assistance need and payment standards and grant maximum, and 388-484-0005 There is a five year (sixty-month) time limit for TANF, SFA and GA-S cash assistance.

Purpose: Correcting typographical errors and obsolete cross-references.

Other Identifying Information: Due to severe snow conditions, the scheduled January 6, 2004, public hearing on this proposed rule is continued to 10:00 a.m., January 27, 2004. The written comment deadline is continued to 5:00 p.m., January 27, 2004. See below for the hearing location and written comment information.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting, Implementation and Enforcement: Patti Clark, 1009 College S.E., Lacey, WA 98504, (360) 413-3084.

Name of Proponent: , governmental.

Hearing Location: Lacey Government Center, Room 104-B, 1009 College Street, Lacey, WA 98503 (public parking behind Sakura Japanese Cuisine Restaurant), on January 27, 2004, at 10:00 a.m.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Andy Fernando, DSHS Rules Coordinator, by January 2, 2003 [2004], phone (360) 664-6094, TTY (360) 664-6178, e-mail FernAX@dshs.wa.gov [fernaax@dshs.wa.gov].

Submit Written Comments to: Identify WAC Numbers, DSHS Rules Coordinator, Rules and Policies Assistance Unit, mail to P.O. Box 45850, Olympia, WA 98504-5850, deliver to 4500 10th Avenue S.E., Lacey, WA, fax (360) 664-6185, e-mail fernaax@dshs.wa.gov, by 5:00 p.m., January 27, 2003 [2004].

Date of Intended Adoption: Not earlier than January 28, 2003 [2004].

January 6, 2004

Susan Bush

for Brian H. Lindgren, Manager

Rules and Policies Assistance Unit

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