Rules in Progress

 

Rules are created through a public process involving open public meetings and hearings. While each rule is in various stages of rule writing, you are welcome to comment at any time.

Current rules in progress

Rules Washington Administrative Code
NA Rules (Secretary Authority)

WAC 246-841-520
WAC 246-841-720

Nursing Fee Rule Amendments to:
WAC 246-840-990

Nursing Scope of Practice

Amendments to:
WAC 246-840-300
WAC 246-840-700 through 246-840-710

ARNP Opioid Prescribing Rules

Amendments to:
WAC 246-840-460 through WAC 246-840-490

Nursing Technician amendments to allow Licensed Practical Nurse students practice opportunities

Amendments to:
WAC 246-840-010, 840, 850, 860, 905

Nursing Assistants Standards Amendments to:
Chapter 246-841 WAC
Chapter 246-842 WAC
Nursing Temporary Practice Permits reducing reducing temporary practice permit time  

Amendments to:
WAC 264-840-095
WSR 22-06-057

RN, LPN, and ARNP Patient Abandonment Amendments to:
WAC 246-840-010
WAC 246-840-700
Emergency to Permanent Rules

Amendments to:
WAC 246-840-365, 367, 533, 930

Workshops

Rules Date and Location

The workshops are open to the public and will be announced here, as well as through GovDelivery. To get announcements subscribe to GovDelivery.

Hearings

Rules Date and Location
The hearings are open to the public and will be announced here, as well as through GovDelivery. To get announcements subscribe to GovDelivery.

DOH rule making information

Comment on rules

The Nursing Commission values your input and we sincerely encourage you to send us your comments on any rule in progress. You may send your comments to:

Department of Health
Attn: Nursing Commission Rules
P.O. Box 47864
Olympia, WA 98504-7864

E-mail: nursing@doh.wa.gov
Fax: 360-236-4738 (attn: Nursing Rules)
Phone: 360-236-4785