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Chapter 246-100 WAC

Last Update: 3/27/14

COMMUNICABLE AND CERTAIN OTHER DISEASES

WAC Sections

Purpose.
Definitions.
Responsibilities and dutiesHealth care providers.
Responsibilities and dutiesLocal health officers.
Procedures for isolation or quarantine.
Conditions and principles for isolation or quarantine.
Isolation or quarantine premises.
Relief from isolation or quarantine.
Right to counsel.
Consolidation.
Enforcement of local health officer orders.
Rules for notification of partners at risk of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection.
Special settingsHealth care facilities.
AnimalsGeneral measures to prevent human disease.
Animals in public settingsMeasures to prevent human disease.
RabiesMeasures to prevent human disease.
PsittacosisMeasures to prevent human disease.
Special diseasesSexually transmitted diseasesDuties and authorities.
Special diseasesSexually transmitted diseasesHealth officer orders.
Special diseasesHuman immunodeficiency virus (HIV)Absence of HIV as an occupational qualification.
Special diseases—HIV—Testing and counseling following occupational exposure.
Special diseases—HIV—Testing and counseling of jail detainees.
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing—Ordering—Laboratory screening—Interpretation—Reporting.
Counseling standardAIDS counseling.
Counseling standardsHuman immunodeficiency virus (HIV) pretest counselingHIV post-test counseling.
Special diseasesTuberculosis.
DISPOSITION OF SECTIONS FORMERLY CODIFIED IN THIS CHAPTER
246-100-016
Confidentiality. [Statutory Authority: RCW 70.24.125 and 70.24.130. WSR 99-17-077, § 246-100-016, filed 8/13/99, effective 9/1/99. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050 and 70.24.130. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-016, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-016, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91. Statutory Authority: RCW 70.24.105. WSR 90-07-033 (Order 043), § 248-100-016, filed 3/14/90, effective 4/14/90. Statutory Authority: Chapter 70.24 RCW. WSR 88-21-093 (Order 322), § 248-100-016, filed 10/19/88; WSR 88-17-057 (Order 317), § 248-100-016, filed 8/17/88. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-016, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-026
Responsibilities and dutiesVeterinarians. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-026, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92; WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-026, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 88-07-063 (Order 308), § 248-100-026, filed 3/16/88.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-031
Responsibilities and dutiesLaboratory directors. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-031, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92; WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-031, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-031, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-041
Responsibilities and dutiesState health officer. [Statutory Authority: RCW 70.24.125 and 70.24.130. WSR 99-17-077, § 246-100-041, filed 8/13/99, effective 9/1/99. Statutory Authority: Chapter 70.24 RCW. WSR 93-08-036 (Order 354B), § 246-100-041, filed 4/1/93, effective 5/2/93. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-041, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92; WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-041, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-041, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-042
Reporting of blood lead levels. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 99-11-037, § 246-100-042, filed 5/13/99, effective 5/14/99; WSR 96-11-077, § 246-100-042, filed 5/13/96, effective 6/13/96. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050(3). WSR 93-10-038 (Order 358), § 246-100-042, filed 4/28/93, effective 5/29/93.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-043
Surveillance report to the boardState health officer. [Statutory Authority: RCW 70.24.125 and 70.24.130. WSR 99-17-077, § 246-100-043, filed 8/13/99, effective 9/1/99.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-046
Responsibilities and dutiesCases, suspected cases, carriers, contacts, and others. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-046, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92; WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-046, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-046, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-071
Responsibility for reporting to and cooperating with the local health department. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-071, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92; WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-071, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-071, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-076
Reportable diseases and conditions. [Statutory Authority: RCW 70.24.125 and 70.24.130. WSR 99-17-077, § 246-100-076, filed 8/13/99, effective 9/1/99. Statutory Authority: RCW 70.28.032. WSR 96-23-064, § 246-100-076, filed 11/20/96, effective 12/21/96. Statutory Authority: Chapter 70.24 RCW. WSR 93-08-036 (Order 354B), § 246-100-076, filed 4/1/93, effective 5/2/93. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-076, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92; WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-076, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-076, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050, 70.24.125 and 70.28.010.
246-100-081
Reports—Content—Time—Hospital monthly report permitted for certain diseases. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-081, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92; WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-081, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-081, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050, 70.24.125 and 70.28.010.
246-100-086
Reporting diseases and conditions directly to department. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050 and 70.104.055. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-086, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-086, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91. Statutory Authority: Chapter 70.104 RCW. WSR 90-10-036 (Order 049), § 248-100-086, filed 4/26/90, effective 5/27/90. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-086, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-091
Handling of reports by local health departmentHandling of reports by department. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-091, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-091, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-166
Immunization of child care and school children against certain vaccine-preventable diseases. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050, 28A.210.140. WSR 08-03-071, § 246-100-166, filed 1/14/08, effective 2/14/08; WSR 06-17-183, § 246-100-166, filed 8/23/06, effective 9/23/06. Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.210.140. WSR 05-16-051, § 246-100-166, filed 7/28/05, effective 8/28/05; WSR 05-08-094, § 246-100-166, filed 4/1/05, effective 5/2/05; WSR 96-04-079, § 246-100-166, filed 2/7/96, effective 3/9/96. Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.210.140 and 43.20.050. WSR 91-15-066 (Order 182B), § 246-100-166, filed 7/22/91, effective 8/22/91. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-166, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 88-07-063 (Order 308), § 248-100-166, filed 3/16/88.] Repealed by WSR 09-02-003, filed 12/26/08, effective 1/26/09. Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.210.140. Later promulgation, see chapter 246-105 WAC.
246-100-171
Special settingsFood service establishments. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-171, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92; WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-171, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 88-07-063 (Order 308), § 248-100-171, filed 3/16/88.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-176
Special settingsSchools. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-176, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92; WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-176, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 88-07-063 (Order 308), § 248-100-176, filed 3/16/88.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-181
Special settingsChild day care facilities. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-181, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92; WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-181, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 88-07-063 (Order 308), § 248-100-181, filed 3/16/88.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-196
Animal bitesReport to local health department. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-196, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92; WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-196, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 88-07-063 (Order 308), § 248-100-196, filed 3/16/88.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-216
Special diseasesSurveillance for influenza. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-216, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-216, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-217
Special conditionPesticide poisoning. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050 and 70.104.055. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-217, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-217, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91. Statutory Authority: Chapter 70.104 RCW. WSR 90-10-036 (Order 049), § 248-100-217, filed 4/26/90, effective 5/27/90.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 70.104.030.
246-100-218
Special conditionGunshot wounds. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.70.545. WSR 96-08-028, § 246-100-218, filed 3/27/96, effective 4/27/96.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: 43.70.545.
246-100-221
Duties of laboratoriesAnnual registration of laboratories. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-221, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-221, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 96-19-043, filed 9/12/96, effective 10/13/96. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-226
Duties of laboratoriesApproval of laboratories to perform prenatal serologic tests for syphilis. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-226, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92; WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-226, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-226, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 96-19-043, filed 9/12/96, effective 10/13/96. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.
246-100-231
Duties of laboratoriesSubmission of specimens by laboratories. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-231, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92; WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-231, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 88-07-063 (Order 308), § 248-100-231, filed 3/16/88; WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-231, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050, 70.24.125 and 70.28.010.
246-100-236
Duties of laboratoriesReporting of laboratory results indicative of certain reportable diseases. [Statutory Authority: RCW 70.24.125 and 70.24.130. WSR 99-17-077, § 246-100-236, filed 8/13/99, effective 9/1/99. Statutory Authority: RCW 70.24.130. WSR 95-13-037, § 246-100-236, filed 6/14/95, effective 7/15/95. Statutory Authority: Chapter 70.24 RCW. WSR 93-08-036 (Order 354B), § 246-100-236, filed 4/1/93, effective 5/2/93. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 92-02-019 (Order 225B), § 246-100-236, filed 12/23/91, effective 1/23/92; WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-236, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 88-07-063 (Order 308), § 248-100-236, filed 3/16/88; WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-236, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050, 70.24.125 and 70.28.010.
246-100-241
Duties of laboratoriesDuty to cooperate with local health departments and the department. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050. WSR 91-02-051 (Order 124B), recodified as § 246-100-241, filed 12/27/90, effective 1/31/91; WSR 87-11-047 (Order 302), § 248-100-241, filed 5/19/87.] Repealed by WSR 00-23-120, filed 11/22/00, effective 12/23/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.20.050.