Chapter 388-15 WAC

Last Update: 12/12/17

CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES

WAC Sections

PART A—PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
388-15-001What is the child protective services program?
388-15-005What definitions apply to these rules?
388-15-009What is child abuse or neglect?
388-15-011What is child abandonment?
388-15-013Who may receive child protective services?
388-15-017What is the responsibility of CPS regarding reports of abuse or neglect?
388-15-021How does CPS respond to reports of alleged child abuse or neglect?
388-15-025What special requirements must CPS follow for Indian children?
388-15-029What information may CPS share with mandated reporters?
388-15-033When will CPS involve local community resources?
388-15-037Under what circumstances may CPS place a child in out-of-home care?
388-15-041When will CPS involve the juvenile court?
388-15-045What are the department's responsibilities regarding notification of the parent or legal custodian in child protective services cases?
388-15-049When must the department notify the parent, guardian or legal custodian of allegations of child abuse or neglect made against them?
388-15-053What steps must the department take to provide an opportunity for the parent(s), guardian, or legal custodian(s) to review case information?
388-15-057What limitations does the department have on the disclosure of case information?
PART B—NOTIFICATION AND APPEAL OF FINDINGS
388-15-061What is the purpose of these rules?
388-15-065Does CPS have to notify the alleged perpetrator of the results of CPS investigation?
388-15-069How does CPS notify the alleged perpetrator of the finding?
388-15-073What information must be in the CPS finding notice?
388-15-077What happens to unfounded CPS findings?
388-15-081Can an alleged perpetrator challenge a CPS finding of child abuse or neglect?
388-15-085How does an alleged perpetrator challenge a founded CPS finding?
388-15-089What happens if the alleged perpetrator does not request CPS to review the founded CPS finding within thirty days?
388-15-093What happens after the alleged perpetrator requests CPS to review the founded CPS finding of child abuse or neglect?
388-15-097How does CPS notify the alleged perpetrator of the results of the CPS management review?
388-15-101What happens if CPS management staff changes the founded CPS finding?
388-15-105What happens if CPS management staff does not change the founded CPS finding?
388-15-109What laws and rules will control the administrative hearings held regarding the founded CPS findings?
388-15-113What effect does a petition for dependency have on an administrative hearing?
388-15-117What factors must the ALJ consider in order for the alleged abused and/or neglected child to testify at the administrative hearing?
388-15-121Are there issues the ALJ may not rule upon during an administrative hearing regarding a founded CPS finding?
388-15-125Are the administrative hearings open to the public?
388-15-129How does the ALJ make a decision regarding the founded CPS finding?
388-15-133How will the appellant be notified of the ALJ's decision?
388-15-135What if the appellant or the department disagrees with the decision?
388-15-141What happens if the ALJ rules against the department?
388-15-240Family planning.
388-15-400Services to individuals released from mental hospitals or in danger of requiring commitment to such institutions.
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