SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Medical Assistance Administration)
Date of Adoption: February 26, 1999.
Purpose: A housekeeping action to correct outdated Washington Administrative Code (WAC) references. The recent major rewrite of financial and medical assistance eligibility rules, in which the rules were renumbered, rendered the WAC citations in chapters 388-513 and 388-515 WAC incorrect. These citations are updated with the correct new WAC numbers.
Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 388-513-1305, 388-513-1315, 388-513-1320, 388-513-1330, 388-513-1350, 388-513-1360, 388-513-1365, 388-513-1395, 388-515-1510, and 388-515-1530.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 74.08.090 and 74.09.500.
Adopted under notice filed as WSR 98-24-126 on December 2, 1998.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 10, Repealed 0. Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.
February 26, 1999
Marie Myerchin-Redifer, Manager
Rules and Policies Assistance Unit
Reviser's note: The material contained in this filing exceeded the page-count limitations of WAC 1-21-040 for appearance in this issue of the Register. It will appear in the 99-07 issue of the Register.