Agency filings affecting this section
Will APS notify anyone other than the alleged perpetrator of the finding of abandonment, abuse, financial exploitation or neglect?
(1) In a manner consistent with confidentiality requirements concerning the vulnerable adult, witnesses, and reporter, APS may provide notification of a substantiated initial finding to:
(a) Other divisions within the department;
(b) The agency or program identified under RCW 74.34.068
with which the alleged perpetrator is associated as an employee, volunteer or contractor;
(c) Law enforcement;
(d) Other investigative authority consistent with chapter 74.34
(e) The facility in which the incident occurred.
(2) In the notification APS will identify the finding as an initial finding.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 34.05.020, 74.08.090, 74.39A.050, chapter 74.34 RCW. 04-19-136, § 388-71-01230, filed 9/21/04, effective 10/22/04.]