WSR 03-11-019

PERMANENT RULES

HORSE RACING COMMISSION


[ Filed May 12, 2003, 4:32 p.m. ]

Date of Adoption: March [May] 8, 2003.

Purpose: To amend WAC 260-70-630 to place into rule the annual quantitative medication levels for permissible substances.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 260-70-630.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 67.16.020.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 03-07-055 on March 14, 2003.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.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.

May 12, 2003

R. M. Leichner

Executive Secretary


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 96-10-001, filed 4/17/96, effective 5/18/96)

WAC 260-70-630   Threshold levels.   ((On or before February 1 of each year, the commission shall promulgate a list of)) The following quantitative medication levels ((for those certain substances which it has determined to be)) are permissible in test samples up to the stated quantitative levels((.)):

Procaine 25 ng/ml urine
Benzocaine 50 ng/ml urine
Mepivacaine 10 ng/ml urine
Lidocaine 50 ng/ml urine
Bupivacaine 5 ng/ml urine
Clenubuterol 5 ng/ml urine
Acepromazine 25 ng/ml urine
Promazine 25 ng/ml urine
Caffeine 100 ng/ml urine
Salicylates 750 ng/ml urine

The official urine test sample may not contain more than one of the above drug substances, including their metabolites or analogs, in an amount up to the specified level. Official blood test samples must not contain any of the drug substances listed in this rule, including their metabolites or analogs.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 67.16.040. 96-10-001, 260-70-630, filed 4/17/96, effective 5/18/96.]

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