May 25, 2021

Scheduled Hearing Dates: 
May 25, 2021 10:00am

Rule-Making Hearing Docket

Please note: The May 25, 2021 public hearing will be held via Skype for those interested in attending.

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1 (360) 407-4045  Conference ID: 8647706 

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Rule Title/Subject Contact Person Washington State Register Citations

WAC 388-444-0015, 0025

Proposed amendments will better align rule language with current federal regulations and clarify eligibility for and services available through the Basic Food Employment and Training (BFET) program.  

Bessie Williams
(360) 725-4630
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 20-09-134
Proposed rules filed as WSR 21-09-075
Hearing Date: May 25, 2021

WAC 388-484-0006

Proposed amendments will expand TANF time limit extensions to families experiencing homelessness, and caring for a homeless child, aligning with the McKinney-Vento definition of homelessness. Also proposed are amendments adding hardship criteria related to impacts from a state of emergency. 

Sarah Mintzer
(360) 725-4619
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 21-06-096
Proposed rules filed as WSR 21-09-069
Hearing Date: May 25, 2021

WAC 388-823-0500, 0510, 0720

The Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) is proposing to amend these rules to align with changes to the Diagnostic Statistical Manual, extend the age range for acceptable evidence of onset, remove the severity level criteria requirement, and add more FSIQ assessment types.

Chantelle Diaz
(360) 407-1589
Preproposal filed as WSR 20-21-095
Proposed rules filed as WSR 21-09-054
Hearing Date: May 25, 2021

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Rules Coordinator

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