WSR 01-03-119

PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
(Economic Services Administration)

[ Filed January 22, 2001, 4:12 p.m. ]

Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 388-472-0005 Client rights and responsibilities.

Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 74.04.050, 74.04.055, 74.04.057, 74.08.090, 74.04.510.

Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: This revision is being done to rewrite WAC 388-472-0005 in the same writing style that will be used in new sections of this rule. The rules for necessary supplemental accommodation (NSA) are being rewritten and moved from chapter 388-200 WAC to chapter 388-472 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, phone (360) 413-3264, fax (360) 413-4393, e-mail giracg@dshs.wa.gov, Street Address 1009 College S.E., Lacey, WA 98503.

January 19, 2001

Charles Hunter, Director

Administrative Services Division

Washington State Code Reviser's Office