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RCW 18.50.005

Definitions.

Unless the context clearly requires otherwise, the definitions in this section apply throughout this chapter:
(1) "Department" means the department of health.
(2) "Secretary" means the secretary of health.
(3) "Midwife" means a midwife licensed under this chapter.
(4) "Physician" means a physician licensed under chapter 18.57 or 18.71 RCW.
NOTES:
Effective date1981 c 53: "Sections 1, 2, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 13 through 17 of this act shall take effect January 15, 1982." [ 1981 c 53 § 19.]
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