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Chapter 308-48 WAC

Last Update: 11/24/10

FUNERAL DIRECTORS AND EMBALMERS

WAC Sections

Definitions.
Retired status certificate of registration.
Care of human remains.
Funeral establishment facility, equipment, and embalming and preparation room standards.
Control of human remains.
Confidence.
Against concealment of crime.
Display of licenses.
Improper use of license.
Funeral establishments and crematories—Inspections.
Application for examination and reciprocity.
Licensing examination.
Approval of embalming schools and accrediting associations.
Course of training—Funeral director intern.
Course of training—Embalmer interns.
Renewal of licenses, registrations, endorsements and permits.
Report of internship registration, termination, transfer and credit.
Establishment licensure.
AIDS prevention and information education requirements.
Continuing education requirements—Purpose.
Effective date of continuing education requirement.
Continuing education basic requirement—Amount.
Continuing education requirement to reinstate lapsed license or registration.
Continuing education reporting requirement.
Continuing education documentation may be required.
Continuing education discretionary exception for emergency situation.
Board approval of continuing education activities.
Qualification for board approval of continuing education activities.
Procedure for obtaining board approval of continuing education activity.
Crematories—Inspections.
Funeral director/embalmer fees.
Brief adjudicative proceedings—When they can be used.
Objections to brief adjudicative proceedings and conversion to formal adjudicative hearings.
Funeral director and embalmer interns.
Intern sponsors—Qualifications, limitations and responsibilities.
Registered intern examination.
Leave of absence—Interns.
Transporting of human remains.
DISPOSITION OF SECTIONS FORMERLY CODIFIED IN THIS CHAPTER
308-48-020
Misconduct enumerated in statute. [Rule 2, filed 9/17/64.] Repealed by WSR 83-04-021 (Order PL 420), filed 1/26/83. Statutory Authority: 1982 c 66 § 12.
308-48-070
Fraud and deceit. [Rule 7, filed 9/17/64.] Repealed by WSR 02-19-019, filed 9/9/02, effective 10/10/02. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-090
Absence of licensee. [Order PL 273, § 308-48-090, filed 8/1/77; Rule 9, filed 9/17/64.] Repealed by WSR 83-04-021 (Order PL 420), filed 1/26/83. Statutory Authority: 1982 c 66 § 12.
308-48-100
Improper methods for seeking business. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175 (4) and (5). WSR 85-19-014 (Order PL 551), § 308-48-100, filed 9/6/85; Rule 10, filed 9/17/64.] Repealed by WSR 02-19-019, filed 9/9/02, effective 10/10/02. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-110
Revocation of license. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175. WSR 83-04-020 (Order PL 419), § 308-48-110, filed 1/26/83; Order PL 273, § 308-48-110, filed 8/1/77; Rule 11, filed 9/17/64.] Repealed by WSR 07-03-027, filed 1/5/07, effective 2/5/07. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175 and chapter 34.05 RCW.
308-48-115
Director's designees. [Order PL 273, § 308-48-115, filed 8/1/77.] Repealed by WSR 83-04-021 (Order PL 420), filed 1/26/83. Statutory Authority: 1982 c 66 § 12.
308-48-120
Apprentices—Credit limitation for prior employment. [Rules, § 1, filed 10/5/67.] Repealed by WSR 86-15-022 (Order PM 604), filed 7/11/86. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-130
College credit. [Rules, § 2, filed 10/5/67.] Repealed by WSR 86-15-022 (Order PM 604), filed 7/11/86. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-140
Licenses—Applicants from other states. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.35.175(4). WSR 88-13-010 (Order PM 737), § 308-48-140, filed 6/6/88; WSR 86-15-022 (Order PM 604), § 308-48-140, filed 7/11/86. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.130, as amended by SHB 871. WSR 83-01-111 (Order PL 416), § 308-48-140, filed 12/21/82; Order 700801, § 308-48-140, filed 8/25/70.] Repealed by WSR 96-17-040, filed 8/19/96, effective 9/19/96. Statutory Authority: RCW 34.05.354, 18.16.030, 43.17.060, 43.24.040, 43.24.024, 46.01.160, 18.145.050 and 18.39.175.
308-48-165
Examination subjects. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4). WSR 86-15-022 (Order PM 604), § 308-48-165, filed 7/11/86. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175. WSR 83-04-020 (Order PL 419), § 308-48-165, filed 1/26/83.] Repealed by WSR 90-17-148, filed 8/22/90, effective 9/22/90. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-170
Collegiate level hours. [Order PL 122, § 308-48-170, filed 5/9/72.] Repealed by WSR 83-04-021 (Order PL 420), filed 1/26/83. Statutory Authority: 1982 c 66 § 12.
308-48-175
Application to national boards—Embalmers. [Order PL 273, § 308-48-175, filed 8/1/77; Order PL-259, § 308-48-175, filed 12/7/76.] Repealed by WSR 83-04-021 (Order PL 420), filed 1/26/83. Statutory Authority: 1982 c 66 § 12.
308-48-185
Funeral establishments and crematories—License expiration. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4). WSR 98-21-056, § 308-48-185, filed 10/19/98, effective 11/19/98; Order PL 273, § 308-48-185, filed 8/1/77.] Repealed by WSR 02-19-019, filed 9/9/02, effective 10/10/02. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-190
Examination fee. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175. WSR 83-04-020 (Order PL 419), § 308-48-190, filed 1/26/83; Order PL-249, § 308-48-190, filed 5/21/76.] Repealed by WSR 09-17-116, filed 8/18/09, effective 9/18/09. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.050, 18.39.175, 43.24.086 and chapter 34.05 RCW.
308-48-19001
Definition—Employ. [Order PL 273, § 308-48-190 (codified as WAC 308-48-19001), filed 8/1/77.] Repealed by WSR 83-04-021 (Order PL 420), filed 1/26/83. Statutory Authority: 1982 c 66 § 12.
308-48-250
Fees. [Statutory Authority: 1983 c 168 § 12. WSR 83-17-031 (Order PL 442), § 308-48-250, filed 8/10/83. Formerly WAC 308-48-310.] Repealed by WSR 87-10-028 (Order PM 650), filed 5/1/87. Statutory Authority: RCW 43.24.086.
308-48-300
License renewal fee. [Order PL-163, § 308-48-300, filed 3/18/74.] Repealed by Order PL 207, filed 11/5/75. Later promulgation, see WAC 308-48-310.
308-48-310
Funeral directors and embalmers—Fees. [Statutory Authority: RCW 43.24.085. WSR 80-14-022 (Order 356), § 308-48-310, filed 9/25/80; Order PL 273, § 308-48-310, filed 8/1/77; Order PL-259, § 308-48-310, filed 12/7/76; Order PL 207, § 308-48-310, filed 11/5/75.] Repealed by WSR 83-17-031 (Order PL 442), filed 8/10/83. Statutory Authority: 1983 c 168 § 12. Later promulgation, see WAC 308-48-250.
308-48-320
Uniform Disciplinary Act. [Statutory Authority: 1984 c 279 § 35. WSR 84-21-132 (Order PL 492), § 308-48-320, filed 10/24/84.] Repealed by WSR 85-19-013 (Order PL 550), filed 9/6/85. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175 (4) and (6) and 18.39.176.
308-48-700
Definitions. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175 as amended by 1985 c 402 § 6. WSR 85-21-066 (Order PL 561), § 308-48-700, filed 10/17/85.] Repealed by WSR 02-19-019, filed 9/9/02, effective 10/10/02. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-710
Identification of human remains. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175 as amended by 1985 c 402 § 6. WSR 85-21-066 (Order PL 561), § 308-48-710, filed 10/17/85.] Repealed by WSR 02-19-019, filed 9/9/02, effective 10/10/02. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-720
Holding human remains for cremation. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175 as amended by 1985 c 402 § 6. WSR 85-21-066 (Order PL 561), § 308-48-720, filed 10/17/85.] Repealed by WSR 02-19-019, filed 9/9/02, effective 10/10/02. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-730
Cremation of human remains. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175 as amended by 1985 c 402 § 6. WSR 85-21-066 (Order PL 561), § 308-48-730, filed 10/17/85.] Repealed by WSR 02-19-019, filed 9/9/02, effective 10/10/02. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-740
Processing of cremated remains. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175 as amended by 1985 c 402 § 6. WSR 85-21-066 (Order PL 561), § 308-48-740, filed 10/17/85.] Repealed by WSR 02-19-019, filed 9/9/02, effective 10/10/02. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-750
Packaging and storage of cremated or processed remains. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175 as amended by 1985 c 402 § 6. WSR 85-21-066 (Order PL 561), § 308-48-750, filed 10/17/85.] Repealed by WSR 02-19-019, filed 9/9/02, effective 10/10/02. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-760
Disposition of cremated or processed remains. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175 as amended by 1985 c 402 § 6. WSR 85-21-066 (Order PL 561), § 308-48-760, filed 10/17/85.] Repealed by WSR 02-19-019, filed 9/9/02, effective 10/10/02. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-770
Endorsement required. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175 as amended by 1985 c 402 § 6. WSR 85-21-066 (Order PL 561), § 308-48-770, filed 10/17/85.] Repealed by WSR 02-19-019, filed 9/9/02, effective 10/10/02. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-790
Crematory endorsements—Registration—Expiration. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.35.175(4). WSR 88-13-010 (Order PM 737), § 308-48-790, filed 6/6/88. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4) as amended by 1985 c 402 § 6. WSR 86-05-031 (Order PL 581), § 308-48-790, filed 2/19/86.] Repealed by WSR 98-21-056, filed 10/19/98, effective 11/19/98. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4).
308-48-820
Preliminary record in brief adjudicative proceedings. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4). WSR 97-21-063, § 308-48-820, filed 10/14/97, effective 11/14/97.] Repealed by WSR 05-23-150, filed 11/22/05, effective 12/23/05. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175 and chapter 34.05 RCW.
308-48-830
Conduct of brief adjudicative proceedings. [Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175(4). WSR 97-21-063, § 308-48-830, filed 10/14/97, effective 11/14/97.] Repealed by WSR 05-23-150, filed 11/22/05, effective 12/23/05. Statutory Authority: RCW 18.39.175 and chapter 34.05 RCW.