WSR 06-16-035

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Aging and Disability Services Administration)

[ Filed July 25, 2006, 2:07 p.m. , effective August 25, 2006 ]


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

Purpose: The aging and disability services administration will be offering new freedom consumer directed services (NFCDS). Rules on this program are needed to provide a description of the program, eligibility criteria, types of services, the enrollment/disenrollment process, and additional information.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 388-106-0010, 388-106-0015, 388-106-0040, 388-106-0055, and 388-106-0130.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 74.08.090, 74.09.520, 74.39A.030.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 06-11-018 on May 4, 2006.

A final cost-benefit analysis is available by contacting Tiffany Sevruk, Home and Community Services, P.O. Box 45600, Olympia, WA 98504-5600, phone (360) 725-2538, fax (360) 407-7582, e-mail sevruta@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Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 16, Amended 5, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 16, Amended 5, Repealed 0.

Date Adopted: July 25, 2006.

Robin Arnold-Williams

Secretary

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 06-17 issue of the Register.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office