WSR 97-02-055

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[Filed December 30, 1996, 2:48 p.m.]

description of interpretive or policy statement


Document Title: Children's Administration Policy 97-04.

Subject: Placement of decline of placement of runaways and reporting requirements.

Effective Date: November 1, 1996.

Document Description: The document implements provisions of "Becca Too." It outlines steps to be taken by law enforcement and department staff when a runaway youth is in need of placement. It includes guidelines for children's administration staff to follow when deciding if placement is appropriate. It also describes elements the department is required to report to the legislature.

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statement, contact Art Cantrall, Mailstop 45710, P.O. Box 45710, Olympia, WA 98504-5710, phone (360) 902-7956, TDD (360) 902-7906, FAX (360) 902-7903, e-mail CANA300@dshs.wa.gov.

December 11, 1996

Jennifer Strus

Legislature Code Reviser

Register

Washington State Code Reviser's Office