(1) Issuance of a state of Washington certified plant tag, stamp or other document under this chapter means only that the tagged, stamped or otherwise documented caneberry planting stock has been subjected to procedures and requirements described in this chapter and determined to be in compliance with its standards and requirements. The department disclaims all express or implied warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for particular purpose, regarding all plants, plant parts, and plant materials under this chapter.
(2) The department is not responsible for disease, genetic disorder, off-type, failure of performance, mislabeling, or otherwise, in connection with this chapter. No grower, nursery dealer, government official, or other person is authorized to give any expressed or implied warranty, or to accept financial responsibility on behalf of the department regarding this chapter.
(3) Participation in the caneberry planting stock certification program shall be voluntary.
[Statutory Authority: Chapter 15.14
RCW. WSR 00-19-035, § 16-333-020, filed 9/12/00, effective 10/13/00; WSR 87-13-016 (Order 1932), § 16-333-020, filed 6/9/87; WSR 85-22-053 (Order 1876), § 16-333-020, filed 11/5/85.]