Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.
Purpose: The rule making repeals unnecessary sections in WAC that have been replaced by WAC 284-83-400 through 284-83-425.
Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 284-85-005, 284-85-010, 284-85-015, 284-85-030, 284-85-040, 284-85-045, 284-85-050, 284-85-055, 284-85-060, 284-85-070, 284-85-075, 284-85-080, 284-85-085, 284-85-090, 284-85-100, 284-85-110, and 284-85-900.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 48.02.060, 48.85.020.
Adopted under notice filed as WSR 11-22-071 on November 1, 2011.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 17.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 17.
Date Adopted: January 4, 2012.
The following chapter of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
|WAC 284-85-005||Purpose and authority.|
|WAC 284-85-010||Applicability and scope.|
|WAC 284-85-015||Standards for definitions used in this chapter and chapter 48.85 RCW.|
|WAC 284-85-030||Minimum standards for long-term care partnership policies.|
|WAC 284-85-040||Standards related to rates.|
|WAC 284-85-045||Conversion from group to individual coverage or replacement of coverage.|
|WAC 284-85-050||Disclosure and suitability standards.|
|WAC 284-85-055||Termination of participation in the Washington long-term care partnership program.|
|WAC 284-85-060||Applications for long-term care partnership coverage.|
|WAC 284-85-070||Advertising standards.|
|WAC 284-85-075||Summary of insurance benefits.|
|WAC 284-85-080||Consumer education program.|
|WAC 284-85-085||Standards for education of licensees soliciting long-term care partnership contracts.|
|WAC 284-85-090||Standards for case management services.|
|WAC 284-85-110||Records retention.|
|WAC 284-85-900||Chapter not exclusive.|