WSR 99-07-018

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH


[ Filed March 9, 1999, 2:58 p.m. ]

Date of Adoption: January 18, 1999.

Purpose: The rule defines temporary and provisional SOTP certification for applicants whose applications were received by the department before September 1, 1991. The rule is no longer necessary as the authority to issue temporary and provisional certification ended on June 30, 1994.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 246-930-499.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 18.155.040.

Adopted under preproposal statement of inquiry filed as WSR 99-01-093 on December 17, 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Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 1.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.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

February 17, 1999

Laurie Jinkins

Executive Director

Washington State Code Reviser's Office