November 7, 2017

Scheduled Hearing Dates: 
November 07, 2017 10:00am

Rule-Making Hearing Docket

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Rule Title/Subject Contact Person Washington State Register Citations

WAC 388-492-0070

The department is proposing to amend WAC 388-492-0070 in order to decrease the low shelter standard from $235 to $210 to maintain cost neutrality as required by the United States Department of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) to continue the operation of the WASHCAP demonstration project.

Holly St. John
(360) 725-4895
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 17-16-152
Proposed rules filed as WSR 17-20-095
Hearing Date: November 7, 2017

WAC 388-310-1000

Current language in WAC 388-310-1000 “WorkFirst – Vocational Education” reflects vocational education as an approvable WorkFirst activity for up to twelve months. The department is amending WAC 388-310-1000 to extend the vocational education lifetime limit to twenty-four months.

Angela Aikins
(360) 725-4784
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 17-16-044
Proposed rules filed as WSR 17-20-068
Hearing Date: November 7, 2017

WAC 388-14A-4505, 4510

The department proposes amendments to WAC 388-14A-4505, “The notice of noncompliance and intent to suspend licenses” and WAC 388-14A-4510, “Who is subject to the DCS license suspension program?” in order to implement Engrossed Substitute House Bill 1814 (Chapter 269, Laws of 2017), which took effect on July 23, 2017. In addition to these proposed rules, the Division of Child Support (DCS) adopted emergency rules under WSR 17-16-026, effective July 23, 2017.

Nancy Koptur
(360) 664-5065
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 17-16-064
Proposed rules filed as WSR 17-20-034
Hearing Date: November 7, 2017

WAC 388-493-0010

The department is proposing to amend WAC 388-493-0010 “Working Family Support” in order to change the effective end date of the program from June 30, 2017 to June 30, 2019 and to establish a program enrollment limit of 10,000 households.

Anna Minor
(360) 725-4894
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 17-16-167
Proposed rules filed as WSR 17-20-033
Hearing Date: November 7, 2017

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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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