SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Aging and Disability Services Administration)
Purpose: The purpose of amending these rules is to reflect the correct administrative names as well as correct language changes due to the new HCBS (home and community based services) waiver. In addition, the proposed rules will clarify procedures and requirements. See below for a list of amended rules and the subject of the amendments. See below for changes from the CR-102 proposed rule.
Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending
|WAC #||Subject of Amendment|
|388-820-020||Adds definitions of ADSA, HCBS, POC and RCS; updates correct administrative names; deletes the definition of community alternatives program.|
|388-820-030||Adds minimal rights guaranteed to residents of CRS [RCS].|
|388-820-040, 388-820-090, 388-820-140, 388-820-180, 388-820-190, 388-820-200, 388-820-240, 388-820-290, 388-820-360, 388-820-880, 388-820-890, 388-820-900, 388-820-910, 388-820-920, and 388-820-930||Updates correct administrative names.|
|388-820-150||Updates correct administrative names and clarifies DDD's role of initial certification.|
|388-820-160||Updates correct administrative names and clarifies the roles of DDD/RCS and the application procedures of initial certification.|
|388-820-210||Updates correct administrative names; clarifies intent of review and evaluation, deletion of needed draft copy of the report (subsection (5)(e)) and clarifies procedures and requirements.|
|388-820-220||Updates correct administrative names and deletion of receipt of the draft (subsection (1)(b)).|
|388-820-230||Updates correct administrative names and adds "must" in subsection (3)(b).|
|388-820-250||Updates correct administrative names and adds "client health and safety."|
|388-820-260||Addition of health and safety policies and procedures; deletes DDD required approval of administrative documents.|
|388-820-310||Change "directly" to "continuously;" new subsection (5) states existing requirement for boarding homes and adult family homes.|
|388-820-330||Updates correct administrative names; correct language changes due to the new HCBS waiver; and adds staff training with regards to ISP/POC.|
|388-820-400, 388-820-520, 388-820-530, 388-820-540, 388-820-550, 388-820-560, 388-820-630, 388-820-650, and 388-820-720||Correct language changes due to the new HCBS waiver.|
|388-820-405||Corrects grammatical error.|
|388-820-430||Deletes reference to the contract.|
|388-820-440||Deletion of "DSHS approved" and adds "state law."|
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 71A.12.030 and 71A.12.080.
Other Authority: Chapter 71A.12 RCW.
Adopted under notice filed as WSR 04-19-022 on September 7, 2004.
Changes Other than Editing from Proposed to Adopted Version:
|WAC #||Subject of Amendment|
|388-820-190||Department will delete language, "principles and procedures of RCS," in subsection (1).|
|388-820-210||Department will delete language, "principles and procedures of RCS," in subsection (1).|
|388-820-930 (4) and (5)||The department will amend WAC 388-820-930 (4) and (5) to clarify the
process of exceptions to the rules (ETRs).
The department will delete "60 calendar
days" in subsection (5) and replace with
"10 working days" and will add "20
working days" in subsection (4) for a
total of 30 working days, divided between
DDD and RCS as follows:
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 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 38, 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 38, Repealed 0.
Date Adopted: November 10, 2004.
Brian H. Lindgren, 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 04-24 issue of the Register.