April 4, 2023

Scheduled Hearing Dates: 
April 04, 2023 10:00am

Rule-Making Hearing Docket

Please note: The public hearing on April 4, 2023, will be held online for those interested in attending. Meeting details are as follows:

Microsoft Teams meeting

Join on your computer, mobile app or room device

Click here to join the meeting

Meeting ID: 245 447 334 389
Passcode: aUPDZ6

Download Teams | Join on the web

Or call in (audio only)

+1 564-999-2000,,842873754#   United States, Olympia

Phone Conference ID: 842 873 754#

Select the WAC number to view or print a copy of the CR-102 form and the rule text. Send all comments on the rule to the Rules Coordinator. If you have questions about the rule send a message to the contact person.

Rule Title/Subject Contact Person Washington State Register Citations

WAC 388-454-0006

The department is proposing amendments to WAC 388-454-0006. The department makes background checks on adults who are acting in place of a parent without court-ordered custody. These amendments clarify eligibility requirements for TANF and State Family Assistance “in loco parentis” households and outline DSHS responsibilities when supporting these families.

Roanne Harris 360-870-8059 Preproposal notice filed as WSR 22-14-027
Proposed rules filed as WSR 23-06-019
Hearing Date:  April 4, 2023

Contact the DSHS Rules Coordinator to:

  • Ask questions about the hearing, a proposed rule, or the rule-making process;
  • Confirm the day's calendar;
  • Inquire about interpreter services or accommodations for disabilities at hearings; or
  • Submit written comments.

Rules Coordinator

Rules and Policies Assistance Unit
PO Box 45850
Olympia, WA  98504-5850
Phone: (360) 664-6097
Fax: (360) 664-6185
711 Relay Service