Rulemaking Calendar

The 2017 Rulemaking Calendar

Government Code section 11017.6 requires every state agency subject to the Administrative Procedure Act to prepare an annual rulemaking calendar describing its rulemaking activities for the upcoming year.  The 2017 Rulemaking Calendar* has now been published and may be accessed through the following means:

  • Download a free copy of the Rulemaking Calendar. Please note that due to the size of this document, it may take several minutes to download depending on the speed of your internet connection.
  • At your nearest depository library:
    http://www.library.ca.gov/gps/gps_cal3.html
  • Hard copies of the Rulemaking Calendar are available by contacting Thomson Reuters at 1-800-328-4880. The cost of the printed calendar is $30.00. Subscribers may obtain a hard copy of the Rulemaking Calendar upon request at no extra charge .

*The 2017 Rulemaking Calendar is incorporated by reference into the March 17, 2017 edition of the California Regulatory Notice Register, Register 2017, No. 11-Z.

Preparations for the 2017 Rulemaking Calendar

Government Code section 11017.6 requires that state agencies submit to OAL their projections of rulemaking activities for the upcoming year.   OAL publishes these projections in its annual Rulemaking Calendar.

Below are instructions for preparing the 2017 Rulemaking Calendar, including OAL’s letter sent to Chief Counsels and Regulations Coordinators and Rulemaking Calendar Schedules A and B:

Please note that the 2017 calendars are due to OAL by February 10, 2017.  If you have any questions, please contact Melvin Fong at (916) 324-7952 or mfong@oal.ca.gov.