WSR 10-13-166

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Aging and Disability Services)

[ Filed June 23, 2010, 8:55 a.m. , effective July 24, 2010 ]


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

Purpose: The department is amending WAC 388-831-0240 to maintain consistency with waiver rules in chapter 388-845 WAC regarding criteria for termination from the community protection program.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 388-831-0240.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 71A.12.030, 71A.12.120.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 10-08-082 on April 6, 2010.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Date Adopted: June 15, 2010.

Katherine I. Vasquez

Rules Coordinator

4075.1
AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 08-20-118, filed 9/30/08, effective 10/31/08)

WAC 388-831-0240   Can I be terminated from the community protection program?   You may be terminated from the community protection program by the division if:

(1) You physically assault program participants, staff or others;

(2) You repeatedly elope from the program or evade supervision;

(3) You engage in illegal behavior of any kind; or

(4) You refuse to comply with program and/or treatment guidelines to the extent that your therapist determines you are not amenable to treatment; ((or)) and

(5) The division determines that your health and safety needs cannot be met in the program.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 71A.12.030 and 2006 c 303. 08-20-118, 388-831-0240, filed 9/30/08, effective 10/31/08.]

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