WSR 18-09-027
(Developmental Disabilities Administration)
[Filed April 11, 2018, 11:14 a.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: The department is considering amending WAC 388-828-4200, 388-828-4220, 388-828-4240, 388-828-4260, 388-828-4280, 388-828-4300, 388-828-4320, 388-828-4360, 388-828-4380, 388-828-4400, 388-828-5700, 388-828-5800, 388-828-5900, and other related rules as may be required.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 71A.12.030, 71A.12.120.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The developmental disabilities administration (DDA) is considering amending these rules to align DDA's current supports intensity scale with the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities' latest version of the Supports Intensity Scale – Adult Version.
Process for Developing New Rule: The department of social and health services (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 Chantelle Diaz, DDA, P.O. Box 45310, Olympia, WA 98504-5310, phone 360-407-1589, fax 360-407-0955, TTY 1-800-833-6388, email
April 9, 2018
Katherine I. Vasquez
Rules Coordinator