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Title 70 RCW

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70.01General provisions.
70.02Medical records—Health care information access and disclosure.
70.03Medical records—Providing information to patients.
70.05Local health departments, boards, officers—Regulations.
70.08Combined city-county health departments.
70.10Comprehensive community health centers.
70.12Public health funds.
70.14Health care services purchased by state agencies.
70.15Uniform emergency volunteer health practitioners act.
70.22Mosquito control.
70.24Control and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases.
70.26Pandemic influenza preparedness.
70.28Control of tuberculosis.
70.30Tuberculosis hospitals, facilities, and funding.
70.37Health care facilities.
70.38Health planning and development.
70.40Hospital and medical facilities survey and construction act.
70.41Hospital licensing and regulation.
70.42Medical test sites.
70.43Hospital staff membership or privileges.
70.44Public hospital districts.
70.45Acquisition of nonprofit hospitals.
70.46Health districts.
70.47Basic health plan—Health care access act.
70.48City and county jails act.
70.50State otologist.
70.54Miscellaneous health and safety provisions.
70.56Adverse health events and incident reporting system.
70.58Vital statistics.
70.58AVital statistics.
70.62Transient accommodations—Licensing—Inspections.
70.74Washington state explosives act.
70.75Firefighting equipment—Standardization.
70.77State fireworks law.
70.79Boilers and unfired pressure vessels.
70.82Cerebral palsy program.
70.83Phenylketonuria and other preventable heritable disorders.
70.83CAlcohol and drug use treatment associated with pregnancy—Fetal alcohol syndrome.
70.83EPrenatal newborn screening for exposure to harmful drugs.
70.84Blind, handicapped, and disabled persons"White cane law".
70.85Emergency party line telephone calls—Limiting telephone communication in hostage situations.
70.86Earthquake standards for construction.
70.87Elevators, lifting devices, and moving walks.
70.90Water recreation facilities.
70.92Provisions in buildings for aged and handicapped persons.
70.97Enhanced services facilities.
70.100Eye protection—Public and private educational institutions.
70.104Pesticides—Health hazards.
70.108Outdoor music festivals.
70.110Flammable fabrics—Children's sleepwear.
70.111Infant crib safety act.
70.112Family medicine—Education and residency programs.
70.114Migrant labor housing.
70.114ATemporary worker housing—Health and safety regulation.
70.115Drug injection devices.
70.122Natural death act.
70.123Shelters for victims of domestic violence.
70.124Abuse of patients.
70.125Victims of sexual assault act.
70.126Home health care and hospice care.
70.127In-home services agencies.
70.128Adult family homes.
70.129Long-term care resident rights.
70.136Hazardous materials incidents.
70.155Tobacco—Access to minors.
70.157National uniform tobacco settlement—Nonparticipating tobacco product manufacturers.
70.158Tobacco product manufacturers.
70.160Smoking in public places.
70.162Indoor air quality in public buildings.
70.168Statewide trauma care system.
70.170Health data and charity care.
70.175Rural health system project.
70.180Rural health care.
70.185Rural and underserved areas—Health care professional recruitment and retention.
70.190Family policy council.
70.198Early intervention services—Hearing loss.
70.200Donations for children.
70.225Prescription monitoring program.
70.230Ambulatory surgical facilities.
70.245The Washington death with dignity act.
70.250Robert Bree collaborative.
70.255Novelty lighters.
70.265Public hospital capital facility areas.
70.290Washington vaccine association.
70.305Adverse childhood experiences.
70.320Service coordination organizations—Accountability measures.
70.330Diabetes—Planning and reports.
70.335Blood establishments.
70.345Vapor products.
70.350Dental health aide therapists.
70.352Dental laboratories.
70.385Peer support services.
70.390Health care cost transparency board.
70.395Private detention facilities.
70.400Health care entitiesPregnancy complications.
70.405Prescription drug affordability board.
70.410Emergency medical reserve corps.


Autopsies, coroner cooperation with procurement organizations: Chapter 68.64 RCW.
Board of health and bureau of vital statistics authorized: State Constitution Art. 20 § 1.
Child labor: Chapter 49.12 RCW.
Civil defense: Chapter 38.52 RCW.
Control of pet animals infected with diseases communicable to humans: Chapter 16.70 RCW.
Council for children and families: Chapter 43.121 RCW.
Department of social and health services: Chapter 43.20A RCW.
Electricians and electrical installations: Chapter 19.28 RCW.
Fire protection board, state: Chapter 43.44 RCW.
Food processing act: Chapter 69.07 RCW.
Health care service contractors: Chapter 48.44 RCW.
Health measures in public schools: Chapter 28A.210 RCW, RCW 28A.210.300.
Immunization program, local health department participation: RCW 28A.210.060 through 28A.210.170.
Industrial safety and health: Chapter 49.17 RCW.
Milk and milk products for animal food: Chapter 15.37 RCW.
Public bodies may retain collection agencies to collect public debtsFees: RCW 19.16.500.
Regulation of passenger watercraft for hire: Chapter 88.04 RCW.
Rural public hospital districts: RCW 70.44.450.
Safety in coal mines: Title 78 RCW.
Safety with respect to electrical construction: Chapter 19.29 RCW.
Sale or gift of tobacco to minor is gross misdemeanor: RCW 26.28.080.
Social and health services, department of: Chapter 43.20A RCW.
State board of health: Chapter 43.20 RCW.
State coordinator of search and rescue operations: RCW 38.52.030.
State patrol: Chapter 43.43 RCW.