Date of Adoption: May 8, 2001.
Purpose: To implement 1999 legislation (chapter 179, Laws of 1999) which allows for an increase to the impaired dentist surcharge.
Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 246-817-990.
Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 18.32.0365 and 43.70.250.
Adopted under notice filed as WSR 01-09-086 on April 18, 2001.
Changes Other than Editing from Proposed to Adopted Version: The surcharge fee was amended from $20 to $25, the limit allowed by statute, to cover a twelve-month cost for the contractor.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0. Effective Date of Rule: July 1, 2001.
May 21, 2001
for Mary C. Selecky
AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 99-08-101, filed 4/6/99, effective 7/1/99)
WAC 246-817-990 Dentist fees and renewal cycle. (1) Licenses must be renewed every year on the practitioner's birthday as provided in chapter 246-12 WAC, Part 2, except faculty and resident licenses.
(2) Faculty and resident licenses must be renewed every year on July 1 as provided in chapter 246-12 WAC, Part 2.
(3) The following nonrefundable fees will be charged:
|Title of Fee||Fee|
|Original application by examination*|
|Initial application||$ 325.00|
|Original application - Without examination|
| Initial application
|Faculty license application||325.00|
|Resident license application||60.00|
|Surcharge - impaired dentist||((
|Late renewal penalty||102.50|
|Expired license reissuance||102.50|
|Certification of license||25.00|
| Initial application
Renewal - (three-year renewal cycle)
Late renewal penalty
Expired permit reissuance
|On-site inspection fee||To be determined by future rule adoption.|
|*||In addition to the initial application fee above, applicants for licensure via examination will be required to submit a separate application and examination fee directly to the dental testing agency accepted by the dental quality assurance commission.|
[Statutory Authority: RCW 43.70.250. 99-08-101, 246-817-990, filed 4/6/99, effective 7/1/99. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.70.280. 98-05-060, 246-817-990, filed 2/13/98, effective 3/16/98. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.70.040. 95-16-122, 246-817-990, filed 8/2/95, effective 9/1/95.]