WSR 04-05-071

INTERPRETIVE AND POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

LABOR AND INDUSTRIES

[ Filed February 17, 2004, 1:47 p.m. ]

In accordance with RCW 34.05.230(12), following is a list of policy and interpretive statements issued by the department for December 2003.

If you have any questions or need additional information, please call Carmen Moore at (360) 902-4206.


POLICY AND INTERPRETIVE STATEMENTS

Insurance Services Division


Office of the Medical Director, State Fund Claims Administration, Self-Insurance and Crime Victims


POLICY 40.17 Payment for Tobacco Cessation Products for Spinal Fusion Candidates

This policy applies to state fund and self-insurance workers' compensation claims and crime victim claims. This policy has been updated for clarity. The policy provides adjudicators with the guidelines needed when request is received to pay for tobacco cessation products. New policy issued December 1, 2003.

Contact Linda Norris, Mailstop 4310, phone (360) 902-4999.

Employer Services, Self-Insurance and Crime Victims


INTERIM POLICY 72.09 General or "Prime" Contractor's Liability

This policy provides guidelines for revenue officers in pursuing prime contractor liability (PLC), which will be universally applied to all "prime contractors" and not just those in construction. New policy issued December 22, 2003.

Contact Linda Norris, Mailstop 4310, phone (360) 902-4999.

Employer Services, Self-Insurance and Crime Victims


INTERIM POLICY 91.54 General or "Prime" Contractor's Liability

This policy provides guidelines for auditors in establishing prime contractor liability in the course of an audit. New policy issued December 22, 2003.

Contact Linda Norris, Mailstop 4310, phone (360) 902-4999.

Carmen Moore

Legislative and

Governmental Affairs Office

Legislature Code Reviser 

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Washington State Code Reviser's Office