(1) The application must include a copy of the child's medical and family background report signed by the adoptive parent(s) (DSHS 13-041 minus the attachments). It must also include copies of medical and/or therapist reports that document the child's physical, mental, developmental, cognitive or emotional disability or risk of any such disability.
(2) If the applicant is requesting a cash payment, the applicant and the department must mutually determine both the type and amount according to the requirements of WAC 388-27-0230
(3) If the applicant is requesting reimbursement of nonrecurring costs, the applicant must include this request in the application. (See WAC 388-27-0380
for the type and amount of expenses the department may reimburse.)
(4) The applicant must furnish a copy of the applicant's most recently filed federal income tax return. If the applicant is not required to file a federal income tax return, the applicant must submit a financial statement with the applicant's adoption support application.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 74.13.109, 74.13.031, 2002 c 371 § 202(8), 42 U.S.C. 671-675. 04-06-024, § 388-27-0165, filed 2/23/04, effective 3/25/04. Statutory Authority: RCW 74.13.031. 01-08-045, § 388-27-0165, filed 3/30/01, effective 4/30/01.]