WSR 07-23-054

PROPOSED RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Aging and Disability Services Administration)

[ Filed November 15, 2007, 3:43 p.m. ]

Original Notice.

Preproposal statement of inquiry was filed as WSR 07-17-112.

Title of Rule and Other Identifying Information: The department is repealing all sections in chapter 388-830 WAC, Division of developmental disabilities program option rules: WAC 388-830-005 Purpose, 388-830-010 Definitions, 388-830-015 Determination of eligibility, 388-830-020 Notification to potential applicants, 388-830-025 Application for services, 388-830-030 Individual service plan, 388-830-035 Implementation of necessary services, 388-830-040 Criteria for determining costs, and 388-830-045 Method of rate determination.

Hearing Location(s): Blake Office Park East, Rose Room, 4500 10th Avenue S.E., Lacey, WA 98503 (one block north of the intersection of Pacific Avenue S.E. and Alhadeff Lane. A map or directions are available at http://www1.dshs.wa.gov/msa/rpau/docket.html or by calling (360) 664-6097), on December 27, 2007, at 10:00 a.m.

Date of Intended Adoption: Not earlier than December 28, 2007.

Submit Written Comments to: DSHS Rules Coordinator, P.O. Box 45850, Olympia, WA 98504, delivery 4500 10th Avenue S.E., Lacey, WA 98503, e-mail schilse@dshs.wa.gov, fax (360) 664-6185, by 5 p.m. on December 27, 2007.

Assistance for Persons with Disabilities: Contact Jennisha Johnson, DSHS Rules Consultant, by December 18, 2007, TTY (360) 664-6178 or (360) 664-6094 or by e-mail at johnsjl4@dshs.wa.gov.

Purpose of the Proposal and Its Anticipated Effects, Including Any Changes in Existing Rules: The department is repealing all sections of chapter 388-830 WAC.

Reasons Supporting Proposal: These sections are obsolete.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 71A.12.030.

Statute Being Implemented: Title 71A RCW.

Rule is not necessitated by federal law, federal or state court decision.

Name of Proponent: Department of social and health services, governmental.

Name of Agency Personnel Responsible for Drafting: Steve Brink, 640 Woodland Square Loop S.E., Lacey, WA 98503-1045, P.O. Box 45310, Olympia, WA 98507-5310, e-mail brinksc@dshs.wa.gov, (360) 725-3416, fax (360) 404-0955; Implementation and Enforcement: Doug Washburn, 640 Woodland Square Loop S.E., Lacey, WA 98503-1045, P.O. Box 45310, Olympia, WA 98507-5310, e-mail washbdc@dshs.wa.gov, (360) 725-3452, fax (360) 404-0955.

No small business economic impact statement has been prepared under chapter 19.85 RCW. These rules do not impact small businesses.

A cost-benefit analysis is not required under RCW 34.05.328. These rules do not require a cost-benefit analysis as they are not "significant legislative rules" as defined in RCW 34.05.328 [(5)](c)(iii).

November 8, 2007

Stephanie E. Schiller

Rules Coordinator

3928.1
REPEALER

     The following sections of the Washington Administrative Code are repealed:
WAC 388-830-005 Purpose.
WAC 388-830-010 Definitions.
WAC 388-830-015 Determination of eligibility.
WAC 388-830-020 Notification to potential applicants.
WAC 388-830-025 Application for services.
WAC 388-830-030 Individual service plan.
WAC 388-830-035 Implementation of necessary services.
WAC 388-830-040 Criteria for determining costs.
WAC 388-830-045 Method of rate determination.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office