PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Economic Services Administration)
[Filed June 19, 2019, 9:20 a.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: The department is planning to amend WAC 388-478-0015 Need standards for cash assistance, and other related rules as may be required.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: RCW 74.04.770
requires the department to establish standards of need for cash assistance programs on an annual basis.
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.
Process for Developing New Rule: The Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) welcomes the public to take part in developing the rules. Anyone interested should contact the staff person identified below. At a later date, DSHS will file a proposal with the office of the code reviser with a notice of proposed rule making. A copy of the proposal will be sent to everyone on the mailing list and to anyone who requests a copy.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Sarah Garcia, P.O. Box 45470, Olympia, WA 98504-5470, phone 360-725-4949, fax 360-725-4905, email email@example.com.
June 18, 2019
Katherine I. Vasquez