WSR 03-05-021

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH


(Board of Optometry)

[ Filed February 10, 2003, 1:21 p.m. ]

Date of Adoption: January 10, 2003.

Purpose: Repeal of WAC 246-851-390 Practice under trade name. This rule was adopted to clarify the identity of the practitioner to the patient. Because other Board of Optometry rules govern the same activity in a clearer more well defined manner, this rule is redundant and should be repealed.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 246-851-390 Practice under trade name.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 18.54.070(2).

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 02-22-080 on November 5, 2002.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 1.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 1.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

January 14, 2003

R. Richard Ryan, Jr., O.D.

Chair, Board of Optometry

OTS-5966.1


REPEALER

     The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
WAC 246-851-390 Practice under trade name.

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