WSR 10-24-046

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF LICENSING


[ Filed November 24, 2010, 11:20 a.m. , effective January 1, 2011 ]


Effective Date of Rule: January 1, 2011.

Purpose: The amendment increases license fees in order to maintain a balanced budget for the funeral director and embalmer licensing program.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 308-48-800 Funeral director/embalmer fees.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 18.39.050 and 18.39.175.

Other Authority: Chapter 34.05 RCW and RCW 43.24.086.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 10-19-129 on September 22, 2010.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 1, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Date Adopted: November 24, 2010.

Walt Fahrer

Rules Coordinator

OTS-3640.1


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending WSR 09-17-116, filed 8/18/09, effective 9/18/09)

WAC 308-48-800   Funeral director/embalmer fees.   The following fees shall be charged by the professional licensing division of the department of licensing:
Title of Fee Fee
Embalmer:
State examination application $100.00
Renewal ((140.00))

150.00

Late renewal penalty 35.00
Duplicate 25.00
Embalmer intern:
Intern application ((125.00))

135.00

Application for examination 100.00
Intern renewal ((90.00))

100.00

Duplicate 25.00
Funeral director:
State examination application 100.00
Renewal ((140.00))

150.00

Late renewal penalty 35.00
Duplicate 25.00
Funeral director intern:
Intern application ((125.00))

135.00

Application for examination 100.00
Intern renewal ((90.00))

100.00

Duplicate 25.00
Funeral establishment:
Original application 400.00
Renewal ((300.00))

325.00

Branch registration 350.00
Branch renewal ((300.00))

325.00

Preneed application 250.00
Preneed renewal: ((200.00))

225.00

Crematory endorsement registration 210.00
Crematory endorsement renewal

Charge per cremation

performed during previous calendar

year((.)):

((6.50))

8.00

Charge per cremation performed before 1/1/2011. 6.50
Charge per cremation performed on or after 1/1/2011. 8.00
Academic intern No fee
Certificate of removal registration:
Application 30.00
Renewal 15.00
Retired status certificate No fee

[Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.050, 18.39.175, 43.24.086 and chapter 34.05 RCW. 09-17-116, 308-48-800, filed 8/18/09, effective 9/18/09. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175 and chapter 34.05 RCW. 07-18-030, 308-48-800, filed 8/28/07, effective 9/28/07; 07-03-027, 308-48-800, filed 1/5/07, effective 2/5/07. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.181 and chapter 34.05 RCW. 05-20-076, 308-48-800, filed 10/4/05, effective 11/4/05. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.050. 03-11-021, 308-48-800, filed 5/12/03, effective 6/30/03. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.181. 99-16-040, 308-48-800, filed 7/29/99, effective 8/29/99. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4). 98-21-056, 308-48-800, filed 10/19/98, effective 11/19/98; 91-11-023, 308-48-800, filed 5/7/91, effective 6/7/91; 91-01-006, 308-48-800, filed 12/6/90, effective 1/6/91. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.24.086. 90-07-024, 308-48-800, filed 3/14/90, effective 4/14/90; 87-10-028 (Order PM 650), 308-48-800, filed 5/1/87.]

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