(1) Central organization. The chief executive officer of the department is the director. The director shall be appointed by the governor, with the consent of the senate.
(2) Advisory council. The advisory council consists of at least six members of which a majority shall be blind. The members are appointed by the governor. Terms are for a period of three years. Advisory council members elect one of their members as chair for a term of one year.
(3) Organization. (a) The vocational rehabilitation program is operated statewide with one supervisor. (b) The business enterprise program is operated under one supervisor. (c) The agency operated Orientation and Training Center at 3411 S. Alaska St., Seattle is operated under one supervisor. (d) The statewide child and family services program is operated under one supervisor. (e) The independent living program is operated under one supervisor.
[Statutory Authority: Chapter 74.18 RCW. 88-09-006 (Order 88-1), § 67-10-020, filed 4/11/88. Statutory Authority: 1983 c 194 § 18. 84-01-040 (Order 83-06), § 67-10-020, filed 12/15/83. Formerly WAC 67-14-020.]