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Rule Title/Subject Contact Person Washington State Register Citations
WAC 388-436-0002

The department is proposing to reduce additional requirements for emergent needs (AREN) issuances from an annual to a lifetime limit, and issue AREN payments directly to registered vendors.
Kerry Judge
(360) 725-4630
Preproposal notices WSR 11-08-099 & 11-17-136
Proposed rules filed as WSR 11-22-103
Hearing date: December 6, 2011
Earliest adoption date: December 7, 2011
WAC 388-484-0005 and 0006

The department is proposing to count months an ineligible parent receives a TANF/SFA grant for his or her child but is ineligible to receive TANF/SFA assistance towards the parent's sixty month TANF/SFA time limit.
Sandy Jsames
(360) 725-4648
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 11-18-100
Proposed rules filed as WSR 11-22-102
Hearing date: December 6, 2011
Earliest adoption date: December 7, 2011
WAC 388-06-0110 and 0150

The proposed changes are limited to changing effective date for long-term care fingerprint check requirements for DDD service providers and reorganizing subsections for clarity.
Cindy LaRose
(360) 902-8072
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 11-17-135
Proposed rules filed as WSR 11-22-101
Hearing date: December 6, 2011
Earliest adoption date: December 7, 2011
Chapter 388-315 WAC

Tribal TANF.
Mike Mowrey
(360) 725-4656
Preproposal notice filed as WSR 11-17-137
Proposed rules filed as WSR 11-22-100
Hearing date: December 6, 2011
Earliest adoption date: December 7, 2011

Contact the DSHS Rules Coordinator to:

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