WSR 11-10-046

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH


(Board of Pharmacy)

[ Filed April 28, 2011, 1:55 p.m. , effective May 29, 2011 ]


Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

Purpose: The Washington state board of pharmacy (board) is repealing WAC 246-856-030 Delegation of authority to initiate investigations. This rule is not necessary because the board has statutory authority to delegate decisions to initiate investigations to a panel.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 246-856-030.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 18.130.050(1), 18.64.005(7).

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 10-21-121 on October 20, 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Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 1.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 1.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 1.

Date Adopted: April 28, 2011.

A. J. Linggi, Chair

Board of Pharmacy

OTS-3588.1


REPEALER

     The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
WAC 246-856-030 Delegation of authority to initiate investigations.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office