WSR 09-07-062

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Aging and Disability Services Administration)

[ Filed March 12, 2009, 11:45 a.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: The department is amending WAC 388-831-0240 Can I be terminated from the community protection program?

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 71A.12.030, 71A.12.210.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The division of developmental disabilities is amending WAC 388-831-0240 Can I be terminated from the community protection program?, to maintain consistency with changes to the criteria for termination from the community protection program in WAC 388-845-0060.

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 welcomes the public to participate in the development of these rules. At a later date, the department will publish proposed rules for public comment, and a public hearing will be held before the rules are adopted as permanent.

Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Debbie Roberts, Program Manager, Division of Developmental Disabilities, P.O. Box 45310, Olympia, WA 98504-5310, phone (360) 725-3400, fax (360) 407-0955, e-mail roberdx@dshs.wa.gov.

March 12, 2009

Stephanie E. Schiller

Rules Coordinator

Washington State Code Reviser's Office