WSR 13-22-060
(Board of Naturopathy)
[Filed November 4, 2013, 2:09 p.m.]
Subject of Possible Rule Making: WAC 246-836-020 Eligibility for licensure examination, 246-836-030 Licensure examination, 246-836-040 Release of examination results, 246-836-050 Reexaminations, 246-836-110 Licensing by endorsement, and 246-836-120 Reciprocity or waiver of examination requirements, amending and repealing sections regarding acceptable naturopathic medicine examinations.
Statutes Authorizing the Agency to Adopt Rules on this Subject: RCW 18.36A.160 and 18.36A.110.
Reasons Why Rules on this Subject may be Needed and What They Might Accomplish: The board of naturopathy is considering amending rules regarding the acceptable naturopathic physician licensure examination in order to be consistent with current practice.
Other Federal and State Agencies that Regulate this Subject and the Process Coordinating the Rule with These Agencies: None.
Process for Developing New Rule: Collaborative rule making.
Interested parties can participate in the decision to adopt the new rule and formulation of the proposed rule before publication. Interested persons can participate in the rule process through meetings and by submitting written comments, and are encouraged to join the listserv at
Please address questions and/or comments to Susan Gragg, Program Manager, P.O. Box 47866, Olympia, WA 98504-7866, phone (360) 236-4941, fax (360) 236-2406, e-mail
November 4, 2013
Chris Humberson, R.Ph.
Executive Director