WSR 11-05-036

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH


(Board of Psychology)

[ Filed February 8, 2011, 3:13 p.m. , effective March 11, 2011 ]


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

Purpose: The examining board of psychology (board) is repealing WAC 246-924-485 as these rules are not necessary because the board has statutory authority to delegate to a panel the decision to initiate investigations.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Repealing WAC 246-924-485.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 18.130.050 and 18.83.050.

Other Authority: RCW 18.130.080.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 10-16-112 on August 2, 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Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 1.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 1.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 1.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: December 22, 2010.

Christine Guzzardo, Ph.D.

Chair

OTS-3275.1


REPEALER

     The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:
WAC 246-924-485 Delegation of authority to initiate investigations.

Washington State Code Reviser's Office