Chapter 43.20B RCW

REVENUE RECOVERY FOR DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

Sections
GENERAL PROVISIONS
Definitions.
Fees for servicesDepartment of health and department of social and health services.
Overpayments and debts due the departmentTime limitWrite-offs and compromisesWaivers.
Chapter does not apply where another party liableStatement of lienForm.
LiensCompromiseSettlement or judgment.
Reimbursement for medical care or residential careLienSubrogationDelegation of lien and subrogation rights.
Torts committed against recipients of state assistanceDuties of attorney representing recipientTrust account for departmental lien.
Recovery for paid medical assistanceRulesDisclosure of estate recovery costs, terms, and conditions.
Recovery for paid medical assistance and state-funded long-term careLegislative intentLegislative confirmation of effect of 1994 c 21.
NONRESIDENTIAL FEES AND COSTS OF SERVICES
License fees to be charged by secretaryWaiverReview and comment.
Funeral assistanceLien against assets.
RESIDENTIAL SERVICES
Residential care payments by families, when not collected.
Mental illnessTreatment costsCriminally insaneLiability.
Mental illnessHospitalization chargesHow computed.
Mental illnessTreatment costsLiability.
Mental illnessTreatment costsDetermination of ability to payStandardsRules and regulations.
Mental illnessTreatment costsNotice and finding of responsibilityPeriodAdjudicative proceedings.
Mental illnessTreatment costsJudgment for accrued amounts.
Mental illnessTreatment costsLien against real and personal property.
Mental illnessTreatment costsModification or vacation of findings of responsibility.
Mental illnessHospitalization chargesDue dateCollection.
Mental illnessHospitalization chargesCollectionStatutes of limitation.
Mental illnessHospitalization chargesCollectionProsecuting attorneys to assist.
Residential habilitation centersLiability for costs of servicesDeclaration of purpose.
State residential schoolsLiability for costs of servicesLimitation.
Residential habilitation centersDetermination of costs of servicesEstablishment of ratesCollection.
Residential habilitation centersCosts of servicesInvestigation and determination of ability to payExemptions.
Residential habilitation centersCosts of servicesNotice and finding of responsibilityServiceAdjudicative proceeding.
State residential habilitation centersCosts of servicesModification or vacation of finding of responsibility.
Residential habilitation centersCosts of servicesCharges payable in advance.
Residential habilitation centersCosts of servicesReimbursement from property subsequently acquiredPlacement outside schoolLiability after death of resident.
State residential habilitation centersCosts of servicesLiabilities created apply to care, support, and treatment after July 1, 1967.
Residential habilitation centersCosts of servicesDiscretionary allowance in resident's fund.
Guardianship fees and additional costs for incapacitated clients paying part of costsMaximum amountRules.
RECOVERY OF OVERPAYMENTS
Overpayments of assistanceLien against recipient's propertyRecovery methods.
Overpayments of assistanceProceduresAdjudicative proceeding.
Overpayments of assistanceOrders to withhold property of debtorProcedures.
Overpayments of assistanceFailure to withhold property of debtor.
Overpayments of assistanceAssignment of earnings.
Improper realty transferSuit to rescindRecovery from recipient's estate.
Excess property assistance programLienDepartment as creditor.
Vendor overpaymentsGoods or services provided on or after July 1, 1998NoticeAdjudicative proceedingEnforcementCollectionRules.
Vendor overpaymentsLien or other securitySetoff or recoupmentException.
Vendor overpaymentsLiensDurationEnforcement.
Limitation on actions to enforce vendor overpayment debts.
Vendor overpaymentsRemedies nonexclusive.
Vendor overpaymentsInterestExceptions.
Medical assistanceImproper transfer or assignment of resourcesPenaltyPresumption, rebuttalAttorney's fees.
Recipient receiving industrial insurance compensationSubrogation rights of departmentLienWithhold and deliver notice.
Recipient receiving industrial insurance compensationEffective date of lien and noticeService.
Recipient receiving industrial insurance compensationDuty to withhold and deliverAmount.
Recipient receiving industrial insurance compensationAdjudicative proceedingCollection pending final order.
Recipient receiving industrial insurance compensationApplication.
Recipients holding title to real property or purchasing under land sales contractsRecording request for notice or termination or request for notice of transfer or encumbrance of propertyNotice and hearingRules.
CONSTRUCTION
Savings1987 c 75.
Severability1987 c 75.
ConstructionChapter applicable to state registered domestic partnerships2009 c 521.