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Chapter 78.40.773 RCW Dispositions

COAL MINING CODE















Sections







78.40.010 

Definitions.

[1917 c 36 § 1; RRS § 8636. Formerly RCW 78.32.010.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.060 

Coal mining code — Inspection department.



Cross-reference section, decodified August 1997.









78.40.100 

Certificates of competency — Examination — Applicant, citizen.

[1943 c 211 § 1; 1927 c 306 § 8; 1917 c 36 § 12; Rem. Supp. 1943 § 8647. Formerly RCW 78.32.210, part and 78.32.240, part.]

Repealed by 1977 ex.s. c 319 § 9.









78.40.103 

Certificates of competency — Time and place of examination.

[1917 c 36 § 13; RRS § 8648. Formerly RCW 78.32.210, part.]

Repealed by 1977 ex.s. c 319 § 9.









78.40.106 

Certificates of competency — Notice of examination — Certificates; form, contents, fee.

[1917 c 36 § 14; RRS § 8649. Formerly RCW 78.32.220 and 78.32.230, part.]

Repealed by 1977 ex.s. c 319 § 9.









78.40.109 

Certificates of competency — Examination — First-class certificates.

[1927 c 306 § 9; 1917 c 36 § 15; RRS § 8650. Formerly RCW 78.32.250.]

Repealed by 1977 ex.s. c 319 § 9.









78.40.112 

Certificates of competency — Examination — Second-class certificates.

[1927 c 306 § 10; 1917 c 36 § 16; RRS § 8651. Formerly RCW 78.32.260.]

Repealed by 1977 ex.s. c 319 § 9.









78.40.115 

Certificates of competency — Cancellation or suspension of certificates.

[1917 c 36 § 18; RRS § 8653. Formerly RCW 78.32.270.]

Repealed by 1977 ex.s. c 319 § 9.









78.40.118 

Certificates of competency — Lost certificates — Duplicates.

[1917 c 36 § 19; RRS § 8654. Formerly RCW 78.32.280.]

Repealed by 1977 ex.s. c 319 § 9.









78.40.121 

Certificates of competency — Forged or false certificates — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 20; RRS § 8655. Formerly RCW 78.32.290.]

Repealed by 1977 ex.s. c 319 § 9.









78.40.130 

To have certificates.

[1917 c 36 § 21; RRS § 8656. Formerly RCW 78.32.200, part.]

Repealed by 1977 ex.s. c 319 § 9.









78.40.133 

To have certificates — Classes.

[1917 c 36 § 22; RRS § 8657. Formerly RCW 78.32.200, part.]

Repealed by 1977 ex.s. c 319 § 9.









78.40.136 

Applications for examinations — Fee.

[1917 c 36 § 23; RRS § 8658. Formerly RCW 78.32.230, part.]

Repealed by 1977 ex.s. c 319 § 9.









78.40.139 

Qualifications of candidates.

[1917 c 36 § 24; RRS § 8659. Formerly RCW 78.32.240, part.]

Repealed by 1977 ex.s. c 319 § 9.









78.40.142 

Qualifications — Foreman.

[1917 c 36 § 25; RRS § 8660. Formerly RCW 78.32.440, part.]

Repealed by 1977 ex.s. c 319 § 9.









78.40.145 

Qualifications — Assistant foreman or fire boss.

[1917 c 36 § 26; RRS § 8661. Formerly RCW 78.32.440, part.]

Repealed by 1977 ex.s. c 319 § 9.









78.40.160 

Minimum quantity of air required.

[1947 c 166 § 2; 1917 c 36 § 27; Rem. Supp. 1947 § 8662. Prior: 1897 c 45 § 4, part; 1891 c 81 § 9, part; 1887 c 21 § 4, part; 1883 p 28 § 18, part; Code 1881 § 2635, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.400.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.163 

Separate air currents for each division.

[1917 c 36 § 28; RRS § 8663. Prior: 1897 c 45 § 4, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.410.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.166 

Ventilation to be sufficient for safety and health.

[1917 c 36 § 29; RRS § 8664. Prior: 1897 c 45 § 4, part; 1891 c 81 § 9, part; 1887 c 21 § 4, part; 1883 p 28 § 18, part; Code 1881 § 2635, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.420.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.169 

Measurement of air.

[1917 c 36 § 30; RRS § 8665. Prior: 1909 c 57 § 1, part; 1897 c 45 § 5, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.430.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.172 

Measurement of air — Time for taking.

[1917 c 36 § 31; RRS § 8666. Formerly RCW 78.36.440, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.175 

Measurement of air — Record.

[1917 c 36 § 32; RRS § 8667. Prior: 1909 c 57 § 1, part; 1897 c 45 § 4, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.440, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.178 

Fire bosses in gaseous mines.

[1947 c 166 § 3; 1917 c 36 § 33; Rem. Supp. 1947 § 8668. Formerly RCW 78.32.580.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.181 

Fire boss to report on safety of mine.

[1989 c 12 § 20; 1917 c 36 § 34; RRS § 8669. Formerly RCW 78.32.620.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.184 

Fan operation at nongaseous mines.

[1917 c 36 § 35; RRS § 8670. Formerly RCW 78.36.450.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.187 

Continuous operation of fans at gaseous mines.

[1919 c 201 § 2; 1917 c 36 § 36; RRS § 8671. Prior: 1897 c 45 § 9. Formerly RCW 78.36.460.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.190 

Ventilating pressure to be registered — Types and location of fans.

[1943 c 211 § 2; 1917 c 36 § 37; Rem. Supp. 1943 § 8672. Formerly RCW 78.36.470, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.193 

Furnace, unlawful ventilation.

[1917 c 36 § 38; RRS § 8673. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 9, part; 1887 c 21 § 4, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.470, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.196 

Air bridges, undercasts, overcasts — Construction.

[1917 c 36 § 39; RRS § 8674. Formerly RCW 78.36.500.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.199 

Ventilating doors to close automatically.

[1917 c 36 § 40; RRS § 8675. Formerly RCW 78.36.480, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.202 

Doors to be hung in pairs — Extra door.

[1917 c 36 § 41; RRS § 8676. Prior: 1897 c 45 § 4, part; 1891 c 81 § 17. Formerly RCW 78.36.480, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.205 

Self-acting doors or attendant.

[1917 c 36 § 42; RRS § 8677. Formerly RCW 78.36.490.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.208 

Stoppings between airways — Construction.

[1917 c 36 § 43; RRS § 8678. Formerly RCW 78.36.510.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.211 

Stoppings between airways — Airtight stoppings.

[1917 c 36 § 44; RRS § 8679. Formerly RCW 78.36.520.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.214 

Wood stoppings to get air to working places.

[1917 c 36 § 45; RRS § 8680. Formerly RCW 78.36.530, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.217 

Outlets, number required — Exceptions.

[1919 c 201 § 3; 1917 c 36 § 46; RRS § 8681. Prior: 1887 c 21 § 3, part; 1883 p 27 § 17, part; Code 1881 § 2634, part. Formerly RCW 78.34.710.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.220 

Distances allowed from outlets or passages for removal of coal.

[1919 c 201 § 4; 1917 c 36 § 47; RRS § 8682. Formerly RCW 78.34.730.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.223 

Crosscuts — Requirements.

[1917 c 36 § 48; RRS § 8683. Formerly RCW 78.34.820.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.226 

Conducting air to crosscuts.

[1917 c 36 § 49; RRS § 8684. Formerly RCW 78.36.530, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.229 

Danger signs.

[1917 c 36 § 50; RRS § 8685. Formerly RCW 78.34.780.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.235 

Survey and map of mine.

[1917 c 36 § 51; RRS § 8686. Prior: 1909 c 117 § 1(a); 1891 c 81 § 1, part; 1883 c 21 § 16, part; Code 1881 § 2633, part. Formerly RCW 78.38.800.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.238 

Maps to show surface objects.

[1917 c 36 § 52; RRS § 8687. Prior: 1909 c 117 § 1(b); 1891 c 81 § 1, part; 1883 c 21 § 16, part; Code 1881 § 2633, part. Formerly RCW 78.38.810.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.241 

Maps to show underground conditions.

[1917 c 36 § 53; RRS § 8688. Prior: 1909 c 117 § 1(c); 1891 c 81 § 1, part; 1883 c 21 § 16, part; Code 1881 § 2633, part. Formerly RCW 78.38.820.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.244 

Separate map for each seam.

[1917 c 36 § 54; RRS § 8689. Prior: 1909 c 117 § 1(d). Formerly RCW 78.38.830.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.247 

Separate surface maps.

[1917 c 36 § 55; RRS § 8690. Prior: 1909 c 117 § 1(e). Formerly RCW 78.38.840.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.250 

Maps, where filed.

[1988 c 127 § 32; 1947 c 87 § 1; 1917 c 36 § 56; Rem. Supp. 1947 § 8691. Prior: 1909 c 117 § 1(g); 1891 c 81 § 1, part; 1883 c 21 § 16, part; Code 1881 § 2633, part. Formerly RCW 78.38.850.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.253 

Annual extension of survey — Maps to be changed.

[1917 c 36 § 57; RRS § 8692. Prior: 1909 c 117 § 1(h); 1891 c 81 § 1, part; 1883 c 21 § 16, part; Code 1881 § 2633, part. Formerly RCW 78.38.860.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.256 

Final survey and map.

[1917 c 36 § 58; RRS § 8693. Prior: 1909 c 117 § 1(i); 1891 c 81 § 1, part; 1883 c 21 § 16, part; Code 1881 § 2633, part. Formerly RCW 78.38.870.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.259 

Failure to furnish maps — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 59; RRS § 8694. Prior: 1909 c 117 § 2; 1891 c 81 § 2. Formerly RCW 78.38.880.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.262 

Resurveys and maps — Expense.

[1989 c 12 § 21; 1917 c 36 § 60; RRS § 8695. Prior: 1909 c 117 §§ 1(j) and 2; 1891 c 81 § 2. Formerly RCW 78.38.890.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.270 

Signaling apparatus required.

[1917 c 36 § 61; RRS § 8696. Prior: 1907 c 105 § 2, part; 1891 c 81 § 16, part; 1887 c 21 § 6, part; 1885 p 132 § 24, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.800.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.273 

Hoisting apparatus — Requirements.

[1917 c 36 § 62; RRS § 8697. Prior: 1907 c 105 § 2, part; 1891 c 81 § 16, part; 1887 c 21 § 6, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.820.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.276 

Strength and inspection of safety devices.

[1917 c 36 § 63; RRS § 8698. Prior: 1909 c 117 § 3, part; 1891 c 81 § 4, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.830.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.279 

Testing safety catches.

[1917 c 36 § 64; RRS § 8699. Formerly RCW 78.36.840.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.281 

Allowable proximity of structures to ventilating fan or main airway.

[1917 c 36 § 65; RRS § 8700. Formerly RCW 78.36.540.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.284 

Men and materials not to be hoisted together.

[1917 c 36 § 66; RRS § 8701. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 19, part; 1887 c 21 § 7, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.860.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.287 

Human capacity of cages — Attendant.

[1943 c 211 § 3; 1917 c 36 § 67; Rem. Supp. 1943 § 8702. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 19, part; 1887 c 21 § 7, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.870.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.290 

Restrictions on hoisting speed.

[1917 c 36 § 68; RRS § 8703. Formerly RCW 78.36.880, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.293 

Hoistmen — Qualifications.

[1971 ex.s. c 292 § 68; 1939 c 51 § 1; 1917 c 36 § 69; RRS § 8704. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 19, part; 1887 c 21 § 7, part; 1885 p 132 § 4, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.890.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.296 

Riding loaded cars — Traveling ways for men.

[1917 c 36 § 70; RRS § 8705. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 19, part; 1887 c 21 § 7, part; 1885 p 132 § 24, part. Formerly RCW 78.34.120, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.300 

Liability of foremen as agents of operators.

[1917 c 36 § 71; RRS § 8706. Formerly RCW 78.38.510.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.303 

Report of deaths and injuries.

[1917 c 36 § 72; RRS § 8707. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 15, part; 1887 c 21 § 7, part. Formerly RCW 78.38.520.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.306 

Matters to be reported to inspector.

[1917 c 36 § 73; RRS § 8708. Formerly RCW 78.38.540.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.309 

Superintendent acting as foreman.

[1917 c 36 § 74; RRS § 8709. Formerly RCW 78.32.430.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.312 

Mine foreman to have certificate — Temporary mine foreman.

[1917 c 36 § 75; RRS § 8710. Formerly RCW 78.32.450, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.315 

Assistant mine foreman, fire boss, to have certificate — Temporary employment.

[1917 c 36 § 76; RRS § 8711. Formerly RCW 78.32.450, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.318 

Foreman in charge underground — Exception.

[1917 c 36 § 77; RRS § 8712. Formerly RCW 78.32.470.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.321 

Notice of change of name of mine.

[1917 c 36 § 78; RRS § 8713. Formerly RCW 78.38.550.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.324 

Penalty for operating without a foreman.

[1917 c 36 § 79; RRS § 8714. Formerly RCW 78.32.460.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.327 

Boiler inspections — Report — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 80; RRS § 8715. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 18, part; 1887 c 21 § 8, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.200.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.330 

Safety devices on boilers.

[1917 c 36 § 81; RRS § 8716. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 18, part; 1887 c 21 § 8, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.210.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.333 

Permit to temporarily locate boiler nearer shaft.

[1917 c 36 § 82; RRS § 8717. Formerly RCW 78.36.230.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.336 

Testing safety devices.

[1917 c 36 § 83; RRS § 8718. Formerly RCW 78.36.220.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.339 

Washhouse for employees.

[1945 c 83 § 1; 1917 c 36 § 84; Rem. Supp. 1945 § 8719. Formerly RCW 78.34.220.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.342 

Fire protection — Automatic sprinklers.

[1917 c 36 § 85; RRS § 8720. Formerly RCW 78.34.610.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.345 

Timber for props.

[1989 c 12 § 22; 1917 c 36 § 86; RRS § 8721. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 10; 1887 c 21 § 17. Formerly RCW 78.34.620.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.348 

Notice of lease or sale of a mine.

[1917 c 36 § 87; 1907 c 105 § 3; RRS § 8722. Formerly RCW 78.38.560.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.351 

Accidents — Inquests — Investigations — Costs.

[1987 c 202 § 235; 1939 c 51 § 2; 1917 c 36 § 88; RRS § 8723. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 15; 1887 c 21 § 9. Formerly RCW 78.38.530.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.354 

Certain steampipes to be insulated.

[1917 c 36 § 89; RRS § 8724. Formerly RCW 78.34.630.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.357 

Internal combustion engines prohibited — Penalty.

[1943 c 211 § 4; 1917 c 36 § 90; Rem. Supp. 1943 § 8725. Formerly RCW 78.34.640.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.360 

Precautions against explosions of dust.

[1917 c 36 § 91; RRS § 8726. Formerly RCW 78.34.650.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.363 

Stables in mines — Storage of hay or straw — Lining of pump rooms.

[1917 c 36 § 92; RRS § 8727. Formerly RCW 78.34.660.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.366 

Weight before screening when ton rate employment.

[1917 c 36 § 93; RRS § 8728. Prior: 1891 c 161 § 1. Formerly RCW 78.32.040.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.369 

Escape shafts, equipment — Signboards.

[1917 c 36 § 94; RRS § 8729. Prior: 1909 c 117 § 3; 1907 c 105 § 1, part; 1891 c 81 § 3; 1887 c 21 § 3, part. Formerly RCW 78.34.720.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.372 

Width of barrier pillars — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 95; RRS § 8730. Formerly RCW 78.34.670.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.375 

Operator's reports, annual and monthly — Contents — Penalty.

[1943 c 211 § 5; 1917 c 36 § 96; Rem. Supp. 1943 § 8731. Formerly RCW 78.38.570 and 78.38.580.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.378 

Shelter holes on haulage roads.

[1917 c 36 § 97; RRS § 8732. Formerly RCW 78.34.680.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.381 

Safeguarding personnel from machinery, stairs, etc.

[1917 c 36 § 98; RRS § 8733. Formerly RCW 78.34.690.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.390 

Superintendent to see laws are observed.

[1917 c 36 § 99; RRS § 8734. Formerly RCW 78.32.400.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.393 

Superintendent, duties as to other officials.

[1917 c 36 § 100; RRS § 8735. Formerly RCW 78.32.410.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.396 

Superintendent or assistant to visit working places.

[1917 c 36 § 101; RRS § 8736. Formerly RCW 78.32.420.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.399 

Operator's duties — Posting rules and notices.

[1917 c 36 § 102; RRS § 8737. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 20. Formerly RCW 78.38.500.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.402 

Foreman — Duties as to interior of mines.

[1917 c 36 § 103; RRS § 8738. Formerly RCW 78.32.480.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.405 

Foreman — Duties as to workers in mines.

[1989 c 12 § 23; 1917 c 36 § 104; RRS § 8739. Formerly RCW 78.32.490.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.408 

Foreman — Records.

[1917 c 36 § 105; RRS § 8740. Formerly RCW 78.32.500.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.411 

Foreman — Duty to drill men on means of escape.

[1917 c 36 § 106; RRS § 8741. Formerly RCW 78.32.530.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.414 

Foreman — Duties as to ventilation.

[1919 c 201 § 5; 1917 c 36 § 107; RRS § 8742. Prior: 1897 c 45 § 8. Formerly RCW 78.32.520.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.417 

Foreman — Weekly examination of mine.

[1943 c 211 § 6; 1917 c 36 § 108; Rem. Supp. 1943 § 8743. Formerly RCW 78.32.510.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.420 

Foreman — Precautions against gas and water.

[1917 c 36 § 109; RRS § 8744. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 14; 1887 c 21 § 5. Formerly RCW 78.32.540.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.423 

Foreman — Duty to check fire bosses.

[1917 c 36 § 110; RRS § 8745. Formerly RCW 78.32.560.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.426 

Foreman — Duty to visit working places.

[1917 c 36 § 111; RRS § 8746. Formerly RCW 78.32.570.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.429 

Foreman — Duties in case of accidents.

[1917 c 36 § 112; RRS § 8747. Formerly RCW 78.32.550.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.432 

Fire boss — Duties in general.

[1917 c 36 § 113; RRS § 8748. Formerly RCW 78.32.590.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.435 

Fire boss — Danger signs.

[1917 c 36 § 114; RRS § 8749. Formerly RCW 78.32.600.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.438 

Fire boss — Record of inspections — Procedure upon report of gas.

[1917 c 36 § 115; RRS § 8750. Formerly RCW 78.32.610.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.441 

Shot firers — Reports.

[1917 c 36 § 116; RRS § 8751. Formerly RCW 78.38.270 and 78.38.350, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.444 

Shot firing — Restrictions on.

[1943 c 211 § 7; 1917 c 36 § 117; Rem. Supp. 1943 § 8752. Formerly RCW 78.38.330.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.450 

Rescue apparatus and supplies — Reports on.

[1947 c 166 § 4; 1943 c 211 § 8; 1917 c 36 § 118; Rem. Supp. 1947 § 8753. Formerly RCW 78.34.450.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.453 

Stretchers required — Use.

[1917 c 36 § 119; RRS § 8754. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 13. Formerly RCW 78.34.460, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.456 

Woolen blankets required.

[1917 c 36 § 120; RRS § 8755. Formerly RCW 78.34.460, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.459 

Medical supplies required.

[1917 c 36 § 121; RRS § 8756. Formerly RCW 78.34.480.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.462 

First aid kits — Penalties.

[1917 c 36 § 122; RRS § 8757. Formerly RCW 78.34.490.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.470 

Explosives, how and where to be kept.

[1917 c 36 § 123; RRS § 8758. Formerly RCW 78.38.200.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.473 

Use of lamps and lighted pipes near explosives — Opening receptacles.

[1917 c 36 § 124; RRS § 8759. Formerly RCW 78.38.210 and 78.38.220, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.476 

High explosives.

[1917 c 36 § 125; RRS § 8760. Formerly RCW 78.38.230.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.479 

Firing dependent shots — Permit.

[1917 c 36 § 126; RRS § 8761. Formerly RCW 78.38.310.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.482 

Black powder, how handled.

[1917 c 36 § 127; RRS § 8762. Formerly RCW 78.38.260.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.485 

Needles and tamping bars — Depth of holes — Unconfined shots — Penalty.

[1943 c 211 § 9; 1917 c 36 § 128; Rem. Supp. 1943 § 8763. Prior: 1887 c 21 § 19. Formerly RCW 78.38.280.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.488 

Storage of explosives — Issuance to workers — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 129; RRS § 8764. Prior: 1911 c 65 § 1. Formerly RCW 78.38.240.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.491 

Explosives in dwellings — Penalty — Exception.

[1969 ex.s. c 137 § 22; 1917 c 36 § 130; RRS § 8765. Prior: 1911 c 65 § 2. Formerly RCW 70.74.260.]

Repealed by 1970 ex.s. c 72 § 7.









78.40.500 

Safety lamps — Type — Examination.

[1917 c 36 § 131; RRS § 8766. Prior: 1909 c 57 § 1. Formerly RCW 78.36.010.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.503 

Safety lamps — Open lights prohibited, when.

[1917 c 36 § 132; RRS § 8767. Formerly RCW 78.36.020.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.506 

Safety lamps — Tampering with lamps or using other lighting devices — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 133; RRS § 8768. Prior: 1909 c 57 § 3, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.040.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.509 

Safety lamps — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 134; RRS § 8769. Prior: 1909 c 57 § 3, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.030.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.512 

Safety lamps — Appeal — Number of lamps.

[1917 c 36 § 135; RRS § 8770. Formerly RCW 78.36.050.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.515 

Shaft driving to be open to inspection.

[1917 c 36 § 136; RRS § 8771. Formerly RCW 78.38.020.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.518 

Precautions against falling material.

[1917 c 36 § 137; RRS § 8772. Formerly RCW 78.38.030.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.521 

Hoisting methods.

[1917 c 36 § 138; RRS § 8773. Formerly RCW 78.36.900.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.524 

Shaft platforms.

[1917 c 36 § 139; RRS § 8774. Formerly RCW 78.38.040.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.527 

Shaft levels to be made safe.

[1917 c 36 § 140; RRS § 8775. Formerly RCW 78.38.050.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.530 

Precaution when gas in shaft — Blasting in shaft sinking.

[1917 c 36 § 141; RRS § 8776. Formerly RCW 78.38.060.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.533 

Ventilating shafts while being sunk.

[1917 c 36 § 142; RRS § 8777. Formerly RCW 78.38.070.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.536 

Restrictions on riding buckets.

[1917 c 36 § 143; RRS § 8778. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 19, part; 1887 c 21 § 7, part. Formerly RCW 78.36.880, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.540 

Compliance with rules — Definitions.

[1917 c 36 § 144; RRS § 8779. Formerly RCW 78.36.600.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.543 

Grounding.

[1917 c 36 § 145; RRS § 8780. Formerly RCW 78.36.610.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.546 

Voltage underground — Installations — Danger signs.

[1917 c 36 § 146; RRS § 8781. Formerly RCW 78.36.620.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.549 

Switchboards.

[1917 c 36 § 147; RRS § 8782. Formerly RCW 78.36.630.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.552 

Gloves and mats for repairmen.

[1917 c 36 § 148; RRS § 8783. Formerly RCW 78.36.640.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.555 

Meddling with electrical system — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 149; RRS § 8784. Formerly RCW 78.36.650.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.558 

Defects to be reported.

[1917 c 36 § 150; RRS § 8785. Formerly RCW 78.36.660.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.561 

Underground installations — Authorized personnel only — Fire protection.

[1917 c 36 § 151; RRS § 8786. Formerly RCW 78.36.670.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.564 

Insulation.

[1917 c 36 § 152; RRS § 8787. Formerly RCW 78.36.680.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.567 

Switches, fuses and circuit breakers — Operation and capacity.

[1917 c 36 § 153; RRS § 8788. Formerly RCW 78.36.690.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.570 

Motors.

[1947 c 166 § 5; 1943 c 211 § 10; 1933 c 137 § 1; 1917 c 36 § 154; Rem. Supp. 1947 § 8789. Formerly RCW 78.36.700 and 78.36.710.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.573 

Electric locomotives.

[1917 c 36 § 155; RRS § 8790. Formerly RCW 78.36.720.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.576 

Incandescent lamps.

[1917 c 36 § 156; RRS § 8791. Formerly RCW 78.36.730.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.579 

Shot firing by electricity.

[1917 c 36 § 157; RRS § 8792. Formerly RCW 78.38.360.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.581 

Electric signalings.

[1917 c 36 § 158; RRS § 8793. Formerly RCW 78.36.740.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.585 

Eight hour day — Penalty for violation by employer.

[1917 c 36 § 159; RRS § 8794. Prior: 1909 c 220 § 1. Formerly RCW 78.34.010.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.588 

Eight hour day — Penalty for violation by employee.

[1917 c 36 § 160; RRS § 8795. Formerly RCW 78.34.020.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.591 

Eight hour day — Exceptions to eight hour day.

[1917 c 36 § 161; RRS § 8796. Formerly RCW 78.34.030.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.594 

Eight hour day — Enforcement.

[1917 c 36 § 162; RRS § 8797. Formerly RCW 78.32.030, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.600 

Oil and grease in mines — Use, storage.

[1917 c 36 § 163; RRS § 8798. Formerly RCW 78.34.760.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.603 

Explosive oil in mines, when — Storage of motor oil.

[1917 c 36 § 164; RRS § 8799. Formerly RCW 78.34.770.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.606 

Employment of persons under eighteen, when — Penalty.

[1987 c 202 § 236; 1973 1st ex.s. c 154 § 114; 1943 c 211 § 11; 1917 c 36 § 165; Rem. Supp. 1943 § 8800. Prior: 1909 c 117 § 4; 1891 c 81 § 12; 1887 c 21 § 6, part; 1885 p 132 § 24, part. Formerly RCW 78.34.040.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.609 

Passing danger signals prohibited.

[1917 c 36 § 166; RRS § 8801. Formerly RCW 78.34.050.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.612 

Miners to check in and out.

[1917 c 36 § 167; RRS § 8802. Formerly RCW 78.34.060, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.615 

Entry by unauthorized personnel.

[1917 c 36 § 168; RRS § 8803. Formerly RCW 78.34.060, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.618 

Intoxicants prohibited — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 169; RRS § 8804. Formerly RCW 78.34.070.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.621 

Mining pillars alone prohibited.

[1917 c 36 § 170; RRS § 8805. Formerly RCW 78.34.080.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.624 

Workman to examine working place.

[1917 c 36 § 171; RRS § 8806.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.627 

Posting and advising new men of rules.

[1917 c 36 § 172; RRS § 8807. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 20, part; 1885 p 232 § 24, part. Formerly RCW 78.34.090.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.630 

Duty to inform foreman of dangers.

[1917 c 36 § 173; RRS § 8808. Formerly RCW 78.34.100.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.633 

Foot travel on slopes, roads, prohibited.

[1917 c 36 § 174; RRS § 8809. Formerly RCW 78.34.110.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.636 

Riding cages and cars in shafts and slopes prohibited.

[1917 c 36 § 175; RRS § 8810. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 19, part; 1887 c 21 § 7, part; 1885 p 132 § 24, part. Formerly RCW 78.34.130.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.639 

Riding full cars prohibited — Exception.

[1917 c 36 § 176; RRS § 8811. Formerly RCW 78.34.120, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.642 

Destroying signs, etc. — Prosecution.

[1917 c 36 § 177; RRS § 8812. Formerly RCW 78.34.790.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.645 

Tampering with equipment prohibited.

[1917 c 36 § 178; RRS § 8813. Formerly RCW 78.36.750.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.648 

Quantity of explosives allowed in mine.

[1917 c 36 § 179; RRS § 8814.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.651 

Limitations on storage and handling of explosives.

[1917 c 36 § 180; RRS § 8815. Formerly RCW 78.38.250.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.654 

Crowding on and off cars prohibited — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 181; RRS § 8816. Formerly RCW 78.34.140.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.657 

Prerequisite to entrusting lamps to workers.

[1917 c 36 § 182; RRS § 8817. Formerly RCW 78.36.060.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.660 

Unauthorized possession of keys to safety lamps — Prosecution.

[1917 c 36 § 183; RRS § 8818. Formerly RCW 78.36.070.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.663 

Brushing or blowing gas prohibited.

[1943 c 211 § 12; 1917 c 36 § 184; Rem. Supp. 1943 § 8819. Formerly RCW 78.34.740.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.666 

Action when gas ignited by blast — Leaving gas blowers burning prohibited — Prosecution.

[1917 c 36 § 185; RRS § 8820. Formerly RCW 78.34.750.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.669 

Warning by shot firer.

[1917 c 36 § 186; RRS § 8821. Formerly RCW 78.38.290.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.672 

Warning when driving crosscuts.

[1989 c 12 § 24; 1917 c 36 § 187; RRS § 8822. Formerly RCW 78.38.300.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.675 

Precautions in handling explosives.

[1917 c 36 § 188; RRS § 8823. Formerly RCW 78.38.220, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.678 

Types of tamping bars for blasting enumerated.

[1917 c 36 § 189; RRS § 8824. Prior: 1887 c 21 § 19, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.681 

Blasting holes.

[1917 c 36 § 190; RRS § 8825. Formerly RCW 78.38.370.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.684 

Incombustible tamping material in gaseous or dusty mines — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 191; RRS § 8826. Formerly RCW 78.38.350.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.687 

Abandoned shafts to be fenced or filled.

[1943 c 211 § 13; 1917 c 36 § 192; Rem. Supp. 1943 § 8827. Formerly RCW 78.34.700.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.690 

Entering abandoned portions prohibited — Prosecution.

[1917 c 36 § 193; RRS § 8828. Formerly RCW 78.34.150.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.693 

Interference with airway or roads prohibited.

[1989 c 12 § 25; 1917 c 36 § 194; RRS § 8829. Formerly RCW 78.34.160.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.696 

Signal code to be posted.

[1917 c 36 § 195; RRS § 8830. Formerly RCW 78.36.810.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.699 

Smokers' articles prohibited.

[1917 c 36 § 196; RRS § 8831. Formerly RCW 78.34.170.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.702 

Prompt treatment of injured.

[1917 c 36 § 197; RRS § 8832. Formerly RCW 78.34.470.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.705 

Contravening rules — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 198; RRS § 8833. Formerly RCW 78.32.030, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.708 

Dead line set in shafts or slopes — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 199; RRS § 8834. Formerly RCW 78.38.080.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.711 

Copies of laws and rules for employees.

[1919 c 201 § 6; 1917 c 36 § 200; RRS § 8835. Prior: 1891 c 81 § 20, part; 1885 p 232 § 24, part. Formerly RCW 78.34.230.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.714 

Meddling with identifying checks — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 201; RRS § 8836. Formerly RCW 78.32.070.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.717 

Prosecutions by state mine inspector.

[1917 c 36 § 202; RRS § 8837. Formerly RCW 78.32.030, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.720 

Cleared space around air shafts, escapement ways.

[1917 c 36 § 203; RRS § 8838. Formerly RCW 78.38.010.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.723 

Scales — Record of weights — Weighers and check weighers, oaths, duties — Violation, penalty.

[1987 c 202 § 237; 1935 c 6 § 1; 1917 c 36 § 204; RRS § 8839. Prior: 1891 c 161 § 2. Formerly RCW 78.32.050 and 78.32.060.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.726 

Returning to missed shots.

[1917 c 36 § 205; RRS § 8840. Formerly RCW 78.38.320.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.729 

Bribery to procure employment prohibited — Penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 206; RRS § 8841. Formerly RCW 78.34.210.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.732 

Miner to examine safety of working place — Safety rules.

[1943 c 211 § 14; 1917 c 36 § 207; Rem. Supp. 1943 § 8842. Formerly RCW 78.34.180, 78.34.190, and 78.38.340.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.735 

Duties of driver.

[1917 c 36 § 208; RRS § 8843. Formerly RCW 78.32.800.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.738 

Duties of a trip rider.

[1917 c 36 § 209; RRS § 8844. Formerly RCW 78.32.810.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.741 

Duties of hoisting engineers.

[1989 c 12 § 26; 1917 c 36 § 210; RRS § 8845. Formerly RCW 78.32.820.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.744 

Duties of motorman and locomotive engineer.

[1917 c 36 § 211; RRS § 8846. Formerly RCW 78.32.830.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.747 

Duties of firemen.

[1917 c 36 § 212; RRS § 8847. Formerly RCW 78.32.840.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.750 

Duties of fan operator.

[1917 c 36 § 213; RRS § 8848. Prior: 1897 c 45 § 9. Formerly RCW 78.32.850.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.753 

Duties of hooker-on.

[1917 c 36 § 214; RRS § 8849. Formerly RCW 78.32.860.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.756 

Duties of cager.

[1917 c 36 § 215; RRS § 8850. Formerly RCW 78.32.870.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.759 

Duties of topmen — Enforcement of nonconflicting rules and regulations.

[1917 c 36 § 216; RRS § 8851. Formerly RCW 78.32.880 and 78.38.220, part.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.765 

Interference with appliances or employees — Penalty — General penalty.

[1917 c 36 § 217; 1891 c 81 § 21; 1887 c 21 § 16; RRS § 8852. Formerly RCW 78.34.200.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.770 

General repealer.

[1917 c 36 § 218; RRS § 8853.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.771 

Severability — 1917 c 36.

[1917 c 36 § 219; RRS § 8854.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.772 

Effective date for certain compliance.

[1917 c 36 § 220; RRS § 8855.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.773 

What constitutes a coal mine — Inspection.

[1917 c 36 § 221; RRS § 8856. Prior: 1897 c 45 § 6, part; 1873 p 28 § 21; Code 1881 § 2638. Formerly RCW 78.32.020.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.780 

Safety committee — Members, officers, records, duties — Appeals to inspector.

[1927 c 306 § 12; RRS § 8856-1. Formerly RCW 78.34.400 and 78.34.410.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.783 

Subsafety committee — Members, qualifications, duties.

[1989 c 12 § 27; 1927 c 306 § 13; RRS § 8856-2. Formerly RCW 78.34.420.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.786 

Outside committee — Members, duties.

[1989 c 12 § 28; 1927 c 306 § 14; RRS § 8856-3. Formerly RCW 78.34.430.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.789 

Safety bulletin boards.

[1927 c 306 § 15; RRS § 8856-4. Formerly RCW 78.34.600.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.791 

Rule for loaders in certain mines — Signs.

[1927 c 306 § 16; RRS § 8856-5. Formerly RCW 78.34.800.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.794 

Workman to report violations of safety rules.

[1927 c 306 § 17; RRS § 8856-6. Formerly RCW 78.34.810.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.









78.40.797 

First aid — Education, treatment, records.

[1927 c 306 § 18; RRS § 8856-7. Formerly RCW 78.34.440.]

Repealed by 1997 c 64 § 1.