WSR 11-07-083

EMERGENCY RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Aging and Disability Services)

[ Filed March 22, 2011, 10:44 a.m. , effective March 22, 2011, 10:44 a.m. ]


Effective Date of Rule: Immediately.

Purpose: The department is proposing to amend rules for clients that are on the individual and family services program and receive funding through the state supplementary program (SSP). The proposed amendments also do not allow clients to receive state funded emergency or one time awards. This amendment is necessary to match the SSP WAC that we have filed in emergency status.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 388-832-0025.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 74.08.090.

Under RCW 34.05.350 the agency for good cause finds that in order to implement the requirements or reductions in appropriations enacted in any budget for fiscal years 2009, 2010, or 2011, which necessitates the need for the immediate adoption, amendment, or repeal of a rule, and that observing the time requirements of notice and opportunity to comment upon adoption of a permanent rule would be contrary to the fiscal needs or requirements of the agency.

Reasons for this Finding: See above.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.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: March 11, 2011.

Katherine I. Vasquez

Rules Coordinator

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AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 09-11-054, filed 5/13/09, effective 6/13/09)

WAC 388-832-0025   Am I eligible for the IFS program if I currently receive other DDD paid services?   (1) If you receive other nonwaiver DDD funded services, you may be eligible for the IFS program.

(2) If you receive SSP in lieu of traditional family support ((or)), family support opportunity, or individual and family services, you are not eligible to receive IFS program funding including emergency and one time awards.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 71A.12.30 [71A.12.030], 71A.12.040, and Title 71A RCW. 09-11-054, 388-832-0025, filed 5/13/09, effective 6/13/09. Statutory Authority: RCW 71A.12.030, 71A.12.040, and 2007 c 283. 08-16-121, 388-832-0025, filed 8/5/08, effective 9/5/08.]

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