WSR 12-20-076



(Aging and Disability Services Administration)

[ Filed October 3, 2012, 9:28 a.m. ]

     Subject of Possible Rule Making: The department is amending rules in chapter 388-106 WAC, Long-term care services.

     Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 74.08.090, 74.09.520.

     Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The department is amending rules in WAC 388-106-0130, revising the developmental milestones for children with disabilities. Other necessary changes that arise during this rule making may be incorporated. Other WAC chapters may need to be updated as a result of this rule making.

     Process for Developing New Rule: DSHS welcomes the public to take part in developing the rules. Anyone interested should contact the staff person identified below. At a later date, DSHS will file a proposal with the office of the code reviser with a notice of proposed rule making. A copy of the proposal will be sent to everyone on the mailing list and to anyone who requests a copy.

     Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication by contacting Angel Sulivan, P.O. Box 45600, Olympia, WA 98504-5600, phone (360) 725-2495, fax (360) 407-7582, TTY (360) 493-2637, e-mail

October 1, 2012

Katherine I. Vasquez

Rules Coordinator