(1) WSDA Tables 1 through 3 in this section contain fees for other services performed at the request of the applicant when no USGSA or AMA standards exist. Services available include inspection, sampling, testing, weighing, laboratory analysis, and certification.
(2) Applicant-defined analysis may be available from the department.
(a) Hourly fees for sampling or sample preparation may be charged.
(b) The analysis will be provided at the established hourly rate or may be provided at the cost quoted by the laboratory or organization providing the service or analysis.
(c) Applicant may be required to provide supplies and equipment when requesting a new analysis or special service.
(3) Official samples, as defined under 7 C.F.R. 800.75, may be provided upon timely request by an interested party, specifying the number of samples requested. Samples are provided in up to five pound bags and are charged the fee stated in Table 3.
WSDA Table 1
Fees for Inspecting Miscellaneous Agricultural Commodities under Chapter 16-213 WAC
Submitted sample, per sample
Railcars, sampled by USDA approved diverter-type mechanical samplers, per car
Railcars, sampled by USDA approved grain probe, per car
Trucks or containers, sampled by USDA approved grain probe, per truck or container
Note: The following applies to all fees in this table:
These rates also apply to inspection services provided under applicant-specified criteria or standards other than USGSA, AMA or WSDA. For example: Millet may be inspected under state of Montana standards, upon applicant request.
WSDA Table 2
Fees for Phytosanitary Certification
In conjunction with official inspection, per certificate
For phytosanitary certification only, without official inspection, add required sampling time, per hour, per employee
WSDA Table 3
Fees for Miscellaneous Services
Unofficial constituent analysis, per test
Sample pick-up fee, on department established routes, per sample
Laboratory analysis, provided at other than WSDA grain inspection program offices, per analysis
Official samples, per bag
[Statutory Authority: RCW 22.09.020
and chapter 34.05
RCW. WSR 17-19-051, § 16-240-090, filed 9/13/17, effective 10/14/17. Statutory Authority: RCW 15.17.050
, 2012 2nd sp.s. c 7, and chapter 34.05
RCW. WSR 12-21-064, § 16-240-090, filed 10/17/12, effective 11/17/12. Statutory Authority: 2003 1st sp.s. c 25 § 309(2); RCW 22.09.790
, chapter 34.05
RCW and The United States Department of Agriculture has oversight of fees charged under the Federal Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration. WSR 05-11-058, § 16-240-090, filed 5/17/05, effective 6/17/05.]