WSR 98-15-089

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

(Board of Hearing and Speech)

[Filed July 16,1998, 3:02 p.m.]



Date of Adoption: June 24, 1998.

Purpose: 1996 legislative amendments to chapter 18.35 RCW define hearing instrument fitting and dispensing activities and assistive listening devices. WAC 246-828-005 repeats RCW 18.35.010 (1) and (9).

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 246-828-005.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 18.35.010.

Adopted under preproposal statement of inquiry filed as WSR 98-08-112 on April 1, 1998.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, amended 0, repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, amended 0, repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, amended 0, repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, amended 0, repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, amended 0, repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, amended 0, repealed 1.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, amended 0, repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, amended 0, repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, amended 0, repealed 0.

Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

June 23, 1998

Delores E. Spice

Executive Director

OTS-2328.2

REPEALER



The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:



WAC 246-828-005 Fitting and dispensing activities requiring license defined.

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