WSR 00-08-051

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Economic Services Administration)

[ Filed March 31, 2000, 10:49 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: Chapter 388-235 WAC, General assistance unemployable and related rules.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 74.04.005, 74.04.050, 74.04.057, 74.08.090.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: This revision is being done to meet the requirements for the WAC migration of Title 388 WAC. Chapter 388-235 WAC will be repealed and will be rewritten to meet the standards of Executive Order 97-02. It will then be incorporated into chapter 388-448 WAC.

Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.

Process for Developing New Rule: All interested parties are invited to review and provide input on proposed draft language. Obtain draft material by contacting the identified representative.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Carla Gira, Program Manager, Division of Assistance Programs, P.O. Box 45470, Olympia, WA 98504-5470, 1009 College S.E., Lacey, WA 98503, phone (360) 413-3264, fax (360) 413-3493, e-mail giracg@dshs.wa.gov.

March 29, 2000

Marie Myerchin-Redifer

Manager

Washington State Code Reviser's Office