WSR 99-24-064

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH


(Podiatric Medical Board)

[ Filed November 29, 1999, 11:49 a.m. ]

Date of Adoption: November 24, 1999.

Purpose: To raise fees as required by law to provide sufficient revenue to cover program expenditures.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 246-922-990 Podiatry fees and renewal cycle.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 43.70.250.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 99-21-069 on October 19, 1999.

Changes Other than Editing from Proposed to Adopted Version: The active expired license reissuance has been changed from $325.00 to $300.00.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0. Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

November 23, 1999

Eric Stagle

for Mary Selecky

Secretary

OTS-3433.3


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 98-05-060, filed 2/13/98, effective 3/16/98)

WAC 246-922-990
Podiatry fees and renewal cycle.

(1) Licenses must be renewed every year on the practitioner's birthday as provided in chapter 246-12 WAC, Part 2, except for postgraduate training limited licenses.

(2) Postgraduate training limited licenses must be renewed every year to correspond to program dates.

(3) The following nonrefundable fees will be charged:

Title of Fee Fee
Application (examination

and reexamination)

$((500.00))

600.00

Reciprocity application ((400.00))

650.00

License renewal ((625.00))

650.00

Inactive license renewal 135.00
Inactive late renewal penalty 67.50
Active late renewal penalty ((100.00))

300.00

Active expired license reissuance 300.00
Expired inactive license ((renewal)) reissuance 67.50
Duplicate license ((15.00))

30.00

Certification of license ((25.00))

50.00

Retired active status 150.00
Temporary practice permit 50.00
Limited license application ((150.00))

200.00

Limited license renewal ((200.00))

240.00

Substance abuse

monitoring surcharge

25.00

[Statutory Authority: RCW 43.70.280.  98-05-060, 246-922-990, filed 2/13/98, effective 3/16/98.  Statutory Authority: RCW 43.70.250 and chapters 18.57, 18.57A, 18.22 and 18.59 RCW.  94-22-055, 246-922-990, filed 11/1/94, effective 1/1/95.  Statutory Authority: RCW 43.70.250.  92-14-053 (Order 280), 246-922-990, filed 6/25/92, effective 7/26/92; 91-13-002 (Order 173), 246-922-990, filed 6/6/91, effective 7/7/91.  Statutory Authority: RCW 43.70.040.  91-05-029 (Order 134), recodified as 246-922-990, filed 2/12/91, effective 3/15/91.  Statutory Authority: RCW 43.70.250 and chapter 18.22 RCW.  90-16-057 (Order 072), 308-31-055, filed 7/27/90, effective 8/27/90.  Statutory Authority: RCW 43.24.086.  89-17-156, 308-31-055, filed 8/23/89, effective 9/23/89; 87-18-031 (Order PM 667), 308-31-055, filed 8/27/87.  Statutory Authority: 1983 c 168 12.  83-22-060 (Order PL 446), 308-31-055, filed 11/2/83; 83-17-031 (Order PL 442), 308-31-055, filed 8/10/83.  Formerly WAC 308-31-310.]

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