Developmental Disabilities Administration

Type: 
Preproposal Statement of Inquiry (CR-101)

 

Rule Title/Subject Contact Person Washington State Register Citations

Chapter 388-829Z WAC

DDA is planning to create a new chapter of rules to regulate the emergency transitional support services provided at Rainier School. These services were created in direct response to the COVID-19 public health emergency. With the declared state of emergency ending, these rules are intended to inform clients about the service they are receiving and the future of that service. During the course of this review, the Department may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 22-23-032

Chapters 388-829C and 388-829R WAC

DDA is planning to amend Chapters 388-829C and 388-829R WAC and other related rules as may be required to allow companion home providers to access respite through overnight planned respite services providers and to access planned respite from residential habilitation centers. During the course of this review, the department may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 22-22-078

WAC 388-828-1520

DDA is planning to amend this rule to clarify when and where DDA assessments and home visits occur. During the course of this review, the department may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy.
 

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 22-22-013

Chapter 388-845 WAC

The department is planning to amend this chapter to align Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA)’s home-and community-based services (HCBS) rules with amendments approved by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. During this review, DDA may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 22-18-073

WAC 388-101D-0190, -0195, -0200

The department’s Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is considering amending the rules above and adding new sections to chapter 388-101D WAC regarding suspending and terminating a client’s residential services. During the course of this review, the Department may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy.

 

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 22-17-115

WACs 388-829B-200, -300, -400

WAC 388-829B-200, 388-829B-300, 388-829B-400 and other related rules as may be required.  The department’s Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is proposing to amend chapter 388-829B WAC, in the sections listed above, to expand enhanced case management capacity as directed by the legislature. During the course of this review, the department may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy.

 

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 22-16-066

WAC 388-828-9235, 388-828-9340, 388-828-9360, 388-845-1035, 388-845-2105

WAC 388-828-9235, 388-828-9340, 388-828-9360, 388-845-1035, 388-845-2105 and other related rules as may be required.  DDA is planning to amend these rules to align with changes to CARE, remove content about prevocational services, correct inaccurate cross-references, and clarify language about qualified providers. During this review, the Department may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 22-14-035

WAC 388-101D-0070

DDA is planning to amend WAC 388-101D-0070 to align it with 28 CFR §20.33(d). During this review, the department may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 22-01-024

WAC 388-101D-0030

DDA is planning to amend WAC 388-101D-0030 to revise criteria for employees hired by residential habilitation providers. During the course of this review, the department may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 21-24-062

WAC 388-823-0510

DDA is planning to amend WAC 388-823-0510, What constitutes substantial limitation due to autism? and other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 21-24-017

Chapters 388-101D, 825, 845 WAC

DDA is planning to amend rules in Chapters 388-825 and 388-101D WAC to align with amendments made by ALTSA to Chapters 388-71 and 388-113 WAC regarding background checks, individual providers, and home car agencies. DDA is also planning to amend sections in chapters 388-825 and 388-845 WAC to implement the consumer-directed employer program and align with changes being made to modernize the CARE system. During the course of this review, DDA may identify additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity and update policy.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 21-21-113

WAC 388-829-0085

The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is planning to amend WAC 388-829-0085 and to add new sections to chapter 388-829 WAC. These amendments extend the due dates for providers who are required to complete training and continuing education requirements under chapter 388-829 WAC. During the course of this review, the department may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 21-20-130

WAC 388-845-2110

The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is planning to amend WAC 388-845-2110 and other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 21-17-067

WACs 388-823-0500, 0720

The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is planning to amend WAC 388-823-0500 and 388-823-0720 to correct errors recently adopted under WSR 21-13-164. During the course of this review, the Department may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 21-17-045

WAC 388-823-0720

The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is planning to amend WAC 388-823-0720 and other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 21-16-046
**WITHDRAWN**

WAC 388-829C-131

The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is considering amending this rule to update companion home providers’ daily rate. DDA is also considering adding new sections of rule to chapter 388-829C WAC that establish requirements for positive behavior support plans. During the course of this review, DDA may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 21-10-093

WAC 388-101D-0500

The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is planning to amend WAC 388-101D-0500 and other related rules as may be required.  

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 21-09-085

WAC 388-101D-0200

The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is considering amending WAC 388-101D-0200 and adding new sections to chapter 388-101D WAC regarding suspending and terminating a client’s residential services. During the course of this review, the department may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy. 

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 21-03-042

WAC 388-829-0005

The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is planning to amend WAC 388-829-0005 and other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 21-01-118

Chapter 388-847 WAC

The department is considering creating new chapter 388-847 WAC and amending other related rules as may be required in Title 388 WAC.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 21-01-111

WAC 388-823-0500, 0510

The department is planning to amend WAC 388-823-0500, WAC 388-823-0510, and other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 20-21-095

Chapter 388-845 WAC

The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is planning to amend chapter 388-845 WAC in order to align the rules with amendments recently approved by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The amendments affect all five of DDA’s Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Waivers. During the course of this review, the department may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 20-20-100

Chapter 388-829Z WAC

The department is planning to create chapter 388-829Z WAC, Emergency Transitional Respite, and create or amend other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 20-16-138

WAC 388-845-2019

The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is considering writing a new rule, WAC 388-845-2019, to make modifications to DDA’s home and community based services waivers in order to control the spread of the COVID-19 virus and to meet immediate health and safety needs. An emergency rule is currently in effect on this topic and was filed under WSR 20-14-101.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 20-15-010

Chapter 388-829, 829R WAC

The department is planning to amend WAC 388-829R-170, 388-829R-230, 388-829-0005, 388-829-0045, and other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 20-14-099

WAC 388-101D-0065, Chapters 388-825, 845 WAC

The department is planning to amend WAC 388-101D-0065, chapter 388-825 WAC, WAC 388-845-2205, WAC 388-845-1615, and other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 20-14-029
**WITHDRAWN**

WAC 388-101D-0125, 0130, 0695, 388-823-1095, 388-829A-130, 388-829C-100

The department is planning to amend WAC 388-101D-0125, 388-101D-0130, 388-101D-0695, 388-823-1095, 388-829A-130, 388-829C-100, and other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 20-12-096

Chapter 388-826 WAC

The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is planning to amend chapter 388-826 WAC to align with recent amendments to chapter 74.13 RCW regarding “out-of-home services,” currently referred to as “voluntary placement services” in chapter 388-826 WAC.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 20-09-150

Chapter 388-828 WAC

The department is planning to amend Chapter 388-828 WAC and other related rules as may be required.   

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 20-08-058

WAC 388-829C-131

The department is considering amending this rule to update the process for determining a companion home provider’s daily rate. During the course of this review, the department may make additional changes that are necessary to improve clarity or update policy. 

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 20-04-057

Chapter 388-829A WAC

The department is considering amending chapter 388-829A WAC “Alternative Living” and other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589

WSR 19-19-040 **WITHDRAWN**

Chapter 388-845 WAC

The department is amending sections in chapter 388-845 WAC and other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 19-18-065

Chapter 388-829R WAC

The department is considering amending chapter 388-829R WAC “Overnight Planned Respite Services” and other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 19-16-101

WAC 388-827-0105

The department is considering amending WAC 388-827-0105 and other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 19-15-100

WAC 388-101D-0355, 0405, 0410

The department is considering amending WAC 388-101D-0355, WAC 388-101D-0405, WAC 388-101D-0410, and other related rules as may be required.  

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 19-14-059

WAC 388-845-1190, 1191, 1192

The department is planning to amend WAC 388-845-1190, WAC 388-845-1191, WAC 388-845-1192, and other related rules as may be required. 

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 19-14-057
**WITHDRAWN**

WAC 388-823-0500

The department is planning to amend WAC 388-823-0500 and other related rules as may be required. 

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 19-12-086

WAC 388-828-9360

The department is considering amending WAC 388-828-9360 “What are short-term employment supports?” and other related rules as may be required.  

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 19-08-022

Chapter 388-826 WAC

The department is considering creating new rule sections in chapter 388-826 WAC, amending or repealing WAC 388-826-0090 and WAC 388-826-0095, and amending any other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 19-06-046

WACs 388-823-0770, 1010, and 1015 

The department is considering amending WAC 388-823-0770, WAC 388-823-1010, WAC 388-823-1015, and other related rules as may be required.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 19-04-068

WAC 388-845-1410

The department is planning to amend WAC 388-845-1410 “Are there limits to the prevocational services you may receive?” and other related rules as may be required.  

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 19-03-147

Chapter 388-845 WAC

The department is planning to amend existing sections in chapter 388-845 WAC including WAC 388-845-0600, 388-845-0605, 388-845-0610, 388-845-1410, and other related rules as may be required, and create other new sections in chapter 388-845 WAC. 

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 19-03-011 **WITHDRAWN**

WAC 388-101D-0025 and WAC 388-101D-0120

The department is planning to amend WAC 388-101D-0025, WAC 388-101D-0120, and other related rules as may be required.  

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
WSR 19-02-053