PREPROPOSAL STATEMENT OF INQUIRY
HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY
[Filed July 3, 2018, 9:01 a.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: New chapter 182-02 WAC, Definitions.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: To maintain consistency, the agency plans to create a new chapter for definitions that apply to all of Title 182 WAC. During the course of this review, the agency may identify additional changes that are required in order to improve clarity or update policy.
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 agency welcomes the public to take part in developing this rule. If interested, contact the person identified below to receive an early rule draft to review. After the early review, the agency will send a notice of proposed rule making (CR-102) to everyone receiving this notice and 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 Melinda Froud, P.O. Box 42716, Olympia, WA 98504-2716, phone 360-725-1408, fax 360-586-9727, telecommunication relay services (TRS) 711, email firstname.lastname@example.org, web site www.hca.wa.gov/about-hca/rulemaking.
July 3, 2018