Establishment of new regional support networks.
(1) The department may establish new regional support network boundaries in any part of the state:
(a) Where more than one network chooses not to respond to, or is unable to substantially meet the requirements of, the request for qualifications under RCW 71.24.320;
(b) Where a regional support network is subject to reprocurement under RCW 71.24.330; or
(c) Where two or more regional support networks propose to reconfigure themselves to achieve consolidation, in which case the procurement process described in RCW 71.24.320 and 71.24.330(2) does not apply.
(2) The department may establish no fewer than six and no more than fourteen regional support networks under this chapter. No entity shall be responsible for more than three regional support networks.
[2012 c 91 § 1; 2005 c 504 § 805.]
| Findings -- Intent -- Severability -- Application -- Construction -- Captions, part headings, subheadings not law -- Adoption of rules -- Effective dates -- 2005 c 504: See notes following RCW 71.05.027.|
Alphabetization--Correction of references--2005 c 504: See note following RCW 71.05.020.