Regulating agricultural commodities—Existing comprehensive scheme.
Regulating agricultural commodities—Laws applicable.
Commission may establish foundation.
Marketing orders authorized—Purposes.
Prerequisites to marketing orders—Director's duties.
Petition for marketing order—Deposit to defray department's expenses—Circumstances requiring reimbursement.
Proceedings subject to administrative procedure act—Exemptions.
Director's duties and responsibilities—Rules.
Lists of affected parties—Notice—Use of lists.
Petitions for marketing orders—Public hearing—Legal notice.
Findings, conclusions, and recommended decision of the director—Notification—Final decision.
After final decision—Assent of affected parties determined by referendum.
Suspension of marketing order upon request of commodity commission.
Issuing, amending, or terminating a marketing order—Limitation on public hearings or referendums.
Contents of marketing order.
Certain records exempt from public disclosure—Exemptions—Actions not prohibited by chapter.
When director appoints majority of the commission—Nominations—Advisory vote—Notice—Director selects either of two candidates receiving the most votes.
After any vote, referendum, nomination, or election—Affected parties provided results—Disputes.
Commodity commission—Meetings—Quorum—Compensation—Travel expenses for members and employees.
Commodity commission—Powers and duties.
Commission's plans, programs, and projects—Director's approval required.
Commission speaks for state—Director's oversight.
Lists of all affected producers and handlers—Affected parties responsible for accuracy—Use of lists.
Members may belong to association with same objectives—Contracts with associations authorized.
Promotional hosting expenditures—Rules.
When commodity commission is terminated—Duties of affected commodity commission.
Annual assessments—Disposition of revenue.
Annual assessments—Payments—Civil action to enforce.
Expenditure of funds collected.
Investment of agricultural commodity commission funds in savings or time deposits of banks, trust companies, and mutual savings banks.
Official bonds required.
Petition for modification or exemption—Hearing—Appeal from ruling.
Compliance with chapter a defense in any action.
Liability of commission, state, etc.
Marketing agreement or order—Authority for participation in proceedings concerning regulation of pesticides or agricultural chemicals.
Price fixing and product limiting prohibited.
Costs of conducting nominations and elections—Reimbursement.
Exempt commissions—Marketing agreements and orders.
Applicability of chapter to state agencies or other governmental units.
Restrictive provisions of chapter 43.19
RCW not applicable to promotional printing and literature of commissions.
Severability—2004 c 99.