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March 9, 2010        10:00 a.m. wheelchair accessible logo
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Rule Title/Subject Contact Person Washington State Register Citations
WAC 388-832-0160, 0305, 0345 and 0460

The proposed rules clarify limits on respite care, identify who are qualified providers and specifies how DDD will notify clients of decisions regarding the IFS program.
Meredith Kelly
(360) 725-3524
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 09-15-162
Proposed rules filed as WSR 10-04-122
Hearing date: March 9, 2010
Earliest adoption date: March 10, 2010
WAC 388-527-2730, 2733, 2737, 2742, 2754, 2790 and 2820

Estate recovery.
Wendy Boedigheimer
(360) 725-1306
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 09-22-046
Proposed rule filed as WSR 10-04-119
Hearing date: March 9, 2010
Earliest adoption date: March 10, 2010
WAC 388-501-0050 and 0055

Correcting errant WAC cross references.
Wendy Boedigheimer
(360) 725-1306
Proposed rule filed as WSR 10-04-117
Hearing date: March 9, 2010
Earliest adoption date: March 10, 2010

WAC 388-448-0030, 0040

The department is proposing amendments to the description of medical evidence requirements needed to determine incapacity.

Melissa Mathson
(360) 725-4563
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 08-13-048
Proposed rules filed as WSR 10-04-110
Hearing date: March 9, 2010
Earliest adoption date: March 10, 2010
WAC 388-448-0050, 0080, 0090, 0100, 0110

These amendments are needed to more closely align the general assistance incapacity criteria with the Social Security Administration disability criteria.
Melissa Mathson
(360) 725-4563
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 09-19-125
Proposed rules filed as WSR 10-04-109
Hearing date: March 9, 2010
Earliest adoption date: March 10, 2010
Link to notice and text: WAC 388-502-0160
Link to referenced form: DRAFT DSHS 13-879

Billing a client.
Wendy Boedigheimer
(360) 725-1306
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 08-01-121
Proposed rule filed as WSR 10-04-108
Hearing date: March 9, 2010
Earliest adoption date: March 10, 2010
WAC 388-478-0030

Payment standards for GAU and ADATSA.
Melissa Mathson
(360) 725-4563
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 09-19-124
Proposed rules filed as WSR 10-04-107
Hearing date: March 9, 2010
Earliest adoption date: March 10, 2010

Contact the DSHS Rules Coordinator to:

Rules Coordinator  
Rules and Policies Assistance Unit Phone: (360) 664-6097
PO Box 45850 TTY: (360) 664-6178
Olympia, WA 98504 FAX: (360) 664-6185