October 25, 2016

Scheduled Hearing Dates: 
October 25, 2016 10:00am

Rule-Making Hearing Docket

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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 theĀ 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 388-71-0723

The department is proposing to add a new section in chapter 388-71 WAC to define client rights regarding restraints, including physical restraints, chemical restraints, involuntary seclusion, and the use of medical devices.

Erika Parada
(360) 725-2450
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 16-16-013
Proposed rules filed as WSR 16-19-088
Hearing Date: October 25, 2016

WAC 388-478-0015

The Community Services Division is proposing to amend WAC 388-478-0015 in order to revise the basic need standards for cash assistance programs.

Anna Minor
(360) 725-4894
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 16-13-052
Proposed rules filed as WSR 16-19-066
Hearing Date: October 25, 2016

Chapter 388-97 WAC

The Department is amending these rules to assure compliance with requirements from recently passed legislation SB 5600 and SHB 2678 (requirements originally passed through SHB 1274 and revised in SHB 2678 based on the outcome of a stakeholder workgroup).

Amy Abbott
(360) 725-2581
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 15-15-125
Proposed rules filed as WSR 16-18-094
Hearing Date: October 25, 2016

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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