LCB Notice of Rule Making #16-42 & #16-43

This week the LCB issued 2 Notice of Rule Making notifications:

Emergency Rules - #16-42

Pre-proposal - #16-43

Here's the text of those notifications:



NOTICE OF RULE MAKING – Emergency Rules - #16-42

The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board filed Emergency Ruleswith the Code Reviser’s Office for Chapter 314-55 WAC.

The board approved refiling emergency rules for WAC 314-55-1025, Proficiency testing, and 314-55-1035, Laboratory certification – Suspension and revocation. The rules become effective today, December 7, 2016, and expire on April 6, 2017. Rulemaking to establish permanent rules on these subjects is currently underway. These emergency rules are to maintain requirements until permanent rules take effect

This notice can be found at under Recently Adopted Rules.


NOTICE OF RULE MAKING – Pre-proposal - #16-43

The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board would like your input on the attached proposed rule changes to create and amend rules related to lab testing, quality assurance, pesticide action levels, and related topics inchapter 314-55 WAC.

This notice and the proposed rule changes can be found under Proposed Rules.

The Liquor and Cannabis Board encourages you to give input on the proposed rule changes.  Following the comment period the board will hold a public hearing before the rule is adopted.

Public Comment

Please forward your comments to the Liquor and Cannabis Board by mail, e-mail, or fax by January 11, 2016.

By mail:      Rules Coordinator                By e-mail:             By fax:

Liquor and Cannabis Board   360-664-9689

P.O. Box 43080

Olympia, WA  98504-3080

Public          January 11, 2016

Hearing:       10:00 a.m.

                    Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board – Board Room

3000 Pacific Ave. S.E, Olympia, WA


Are you an existing or prospective customer experiencing site issues or you have questions?

Call me: David Portney 360-448-1882

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