Recent Actions Taken By OAL On Proposed Regulations

The Office of Administrative Law (OAL) reviews rulemakings proposed by state agencies to ensure compliance with the Administrative Procedure Act.  Actions are taken by OAL on rulemakings almost daily. These include actions on a variety of rulemakings, including regular rulemakings and emergency rulemakings, as well as other types of actions pursuant to statutes or regulations.  The table below contains an alphabetical list, by agency, of recent actions taken by OAL on proposed regulations in the past 45 days, including the OAL File Number, Subject of Rulemaking and File Type.

For more information about the list below, please contact the OAL Reference Attorney at or (916) 323-6815. 

OAL File NumberAgencySubject of RulemakingFile Type
2020-0124-02Board of Behavioral SciencesAbandonment, Rescoring, APCC Registration FeeRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2020-0206-01Board of Forestry and Fire ProtectionLicensing Fee Admendments, 2020Regular Resubmittal (SR)
2020-0124-03Board of Forestry and Fire ProtectionRegistered Professional Forester and Certified Specialty AmendmentsRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2020-0131-01Board of Forestry and Fire ProtectionRemoval of Title 26 Toxics RegulationsNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0317-01Board of Governors, California Community CollegesEmergency Regulation: Chancellor's Emergency PowersPrint Only (P)
2020-0311-02Board of Governors, California Community CollegesNoncredit CoursesPrint Only (P)
2020-0220-04Board of Governors, California Community CollegesCredit for Prior LearningPrint Only (P)
2020-0311-01Board of Governors, California Community CollegesExtended Opportunity Program & Services (EOPS)Print Only (P)
2020-0220-03Board of Governors, California Community CollegesEmergency Conditions AllowancePrint Only (P)
2020-0220-02Board of Juvenile Hearings Board of Juvenile Hearings - Transition from Title 15 to Title 9Nonsubstantive (N)
2020-0305-01California Behavioral Health Planning CouncilConflict of Interest CodeFile and Print Only (FP)
2020-0220-01California Department of Tax and Fee AdministrationCollection of Use Tax by RetailersFile and Print Only (FP)
2020-0302-02California Department of TechnologyConflict-of-Interest CodeFile and Print Only (FP)
2020-0205-01California Health Benefit ExchangeMedi-Cal Managed Care Plan Enrollment AssistanceCertificate of Compliance (C)
2020-0214-02California High Speed Rail AuthorityConflict-of-Interest CodeFile and Print Only (FP)
2020-0123-01California Highway PatrolCVSA NAS Out-of Service CriteriaNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0203-02California Horse Racing BoardHorsemen's Welfare Fund Board of Directors Size/Term/CompositionRegular (S)
2020-0219-07California Horse Racing BoardMedication, Drugs, and Other Substances/Authorized MedicationEmergency (E)
2020-0219-05California Horse Racing BoardAuthorized Medication During WorkoutsRegular (S)
2020-0203-03California Horse Racing BoardPostmortem Examination ReviewRegular (S)
2020-0219-06California Horse Racing BoardClaimed Horse Health RecordRegular (S)
2020-0219-02California Pollution Control Financing AuthorityRate Reduction Bonds for Water and WastewaterNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0214-01California School Finance AuthorityCharter School Facility Grant ProgramRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2020-0311-04Cannabis Control Appeals PanelConflict-of-Interest CodeFile and Print Only (FP)
2020-0115-04Commission on Peace Officer Standards and TrainingRequirements for Course CertificationRegular (S)
2020-0221-01Commission on Teacher CredentialingFeesRegular (S)
2020-0309-01Department of Corrections and RehabilitationGrievances and AppealsEmergency Operational Necessity (EON)
2020-0326-03Department of Corrections and RehabilitationLimited Term Light Duty Assignments/Temporary Modified WorkEmergency (E)
2020-0210-02Department of Corrections and RehabilitationLimited Term Light Duty Assignments/Temporary Modified WorkEmergency Operational Necessity (EON)
2020-0213-02Department of Corrections and RehabilitationReforms to Parole Consideration: Determinately-Sentenced NV OffendersCertificate of Compliance (C)
2020-0227-01Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Medical CareEmergency Readopt (EE)
2020-0224-01Department of EducationLicensing Exemption for LEAs Operating CSPPCertificate of Compliance (C)
2020-0318-01Department of Food and AgricultureIndustrial Hemp Cultivating SamplingEmergency Readopt (EE)
2020-0310-01Department of Food and AgricultureRegistration Application for Industrial Hemp, Criminal History ReportEmergency Resubmittal (ER)
2020-0219-01Department of Food and AgricultureAgriculture Seeds, Vegatable SeedsRegular (S)
2020-0212-01Department of Industrial RelationsPublic Works Contractor RegistrationRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2020-0110-02Department of InsuranceCAARP Simplified Rules Manual CA 19-05File and Print Only (FP)
2020-0225-02Department of JusticeRegulations Governing Shared Gang DatabasesRegular (S)
2020-0312-01Department of JusticeDepartment of Social Services bond formFile and Print Only (FP)
2020-0318-03Department of JusticeID Requirements for Firearms/Ammo Eligibility ChecksEmergency Readopt (EE)
2020-0227-05Department of Pesticide RegulationExpanding Carbaryl Designation as a Restricted MaterialRegular (S)
2020-0227-04Department of Pesticide RegulationPublic Health ExemptionRegular (S)
2020-0311-03Department of Public HealthLead Related Construction Certification IncreaseNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0309-03Department of Public HealthReportable Disease ChangesPrint Only (P)
2020-0121-03Department of Resources Recycling and RecoveryShort-lived Climate PollutantRegular (S)
2020-0318-04Department of Resources Recycling and RecoveryMultiple Covered Electronic Waste Recycling Payments RatesEmergency Readopt (EE)
2020-0130-02Department of Social ServicesAdoptions Regulations RevisionsRegular (S)
2020-0123-02Department of Social ServicesAdult Protective Services Program Regulation Amendments (Definitions)Regular (S)
2020-0316-02Department of State HospitalsConflict of Interest CodeFile and Print Only (FP)
2020-0316-01Department of State HospitalsHospital Access System Regulations (HAS)Regular (S)
2020-0218-01Department of Toxic Substances ControlAdoption of the Generator Improvements RuleNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0219-08Department of Veterans AffairsCertified Veteran Service ProvidersRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2020-0207-01Division of Workers' CompensationWorkers' Compensation-Official Medical Fee Schedule-Outpatient & ASCFile and Print Only (FP)
2020-0228-01Division of Workers' CompensationQME Replacement RequestsNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0303-02Education Audit Appeals PanelSupplement to Audits of K-12 LEAs - FY 2019-20Emergency (E)
2020-0204-01Emergency Medical Services AuthorityRequired Course ContentNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0402-01Fair Political Practices Commission2020 Emergency Filing Date ExtensionEmergency File and Print Only (EFP)
2020-0114-02Fish and Game CommissionCalifornia Pacific Herring FMP Implementing RegulationsRegular (S)
2020-0310-02Fish and Game CommissionFoothill Yellow-legged FrogFile and Print Only (FP)
2020-0309-02Fish and Game Commission2020 Recreational Purple Sea Urchin Emergency RuleEmergency (E)
2020-0114-01Fish and Game CommissionPossession of Nongame Animals: NutriaRegular (S)
2020-0309-04Fish and Game CommissionSpecial Order Regarding Take of Chinook SalmonEmergency Readopt (EE)
2020-0227-02Fish and Game CommissionExperimental Fishing Permit Program (Phase 1)Regular Resubmittal (SR)
2020-0116-01New Motor Vehicle BoardCase ManagementNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0127-02Occupational Safety and Health Standards BoardHeat Illness Prevention in Outdoor Places of EmploymentNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0121-04Occupational Safety and Health Standards BoardGISO Section 3203Regular (S)
2020-0221-03Occupational Safety and Health Standards BoardCranes and Derricks in Construction: Operator Qualification [HORCHER]File and Print Only (FP)
2020-0212-03Occupational Safety and Health Standards BoardAsbestosNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0121-05Occupational Safety and Health Standards BoardSingle - User Toilet FacilitiesRegular (S)
2020-0114-03Office of Statewide Health Planning and DevelopmentLTC Facility Financial Reporting-Related PartiesRegular (S)
2020-0212-02Office of the State Fire MarshalHazardous Liquid Pipelines - New TechnologiesRegular (S)
2020-0115-02Public Employees' Retirement SystemPEMHCA Regulations: Various Technical RevisionsRegular (S)
2020-0115-01Public Employees' Retirement SystemMember Appeals ProcessRegular (S)
2020-0121-02San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development CommissionSan Francisco Bay Plan - Update of Bay Plan Map 5Regular (S)
2020-0124-04Secretary of StateProposed New Regulatory ProvisionsRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2020-0129-02Secretary of StateRisk Limiting AuditsRegular (S)
2020-0121-01State Personnel BoardApplications, Transfers, and Special AssignmentsFile and Print Only (FP)
2020-0122-03State Teachers Retirement SystemFormat for Employer ReportsRegular (S)
2020-0122-02State Water Resources Control BoardSan Diego Regional Water Quality Control Plan UpdateRegular (S)
2020-0219-04State Water Resources Control BoardReconsideration of the Revolon Slough/Beardsley Wash Trash TMDLRegular (S)
2020-0219-03State Water Resources Control BoardAmendment to the Los Angeles Basin PlanRegular (S)
2020-0122-01State Water Resources Control BoardLahontan RWQCB Basin Plan UpdateRegular (S)
2020-0316-03Superintendent of Public InstructionLEAs Exempt from LicensingEmergency Readopt (EE)