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 Number AgencySubject of Rulemaking File Type
2022-1122-02CalSavers Retirement Savings BoardCalSavers Retirement Savings Program AmendmentsEmergency Readopt (EE)
2022-1116-03Office of Energy Infrastructure SafetyHearing ProceduresEmergency Readopt (EE)
2022-1116-02State Water Resources Control BoardFY 2022-23 Waste Discharge Requirement FeeEmergency File and Print Only (EFP)
2022-1116-01State Water Resources Control BoardEmergency Regulation Amending Drinking Water Fee ScheduleEmergency File and Print Only (EFP)
2022-1115-03State Water Resources Control BoardFY 2022-23 Water Rights FeesEmergency (E)
2022-1108-01State Allocation BoardCA Preschool, TK and FDK Facilities Grant Program; Community CollegesEmergency (E)
2022-1104-03Department of Motor VehiclesCustomer FeesNonsubstantive (N)
2022-1104-02Board of Governors, California Community CollegesDistance EducationPrint Only (P)
2022-1103-01Fish and Game CommissionIncidental Take of Southern California SteelheadEmergency Readopt (EE)
2022-1101-01Occupational Safety and Health (Cal-OSHA) DivisionDefinition of Normal ConsumptionCertificate of Compliance (C)
2022-1028-02Department of Social ServicesCCL Adult and Senior Care Facilities: Infection Control RequirementsEmergency Readopt (EE)
2022-1026-01State Allocation BoardLeroy F. Greene School Facilities Act of 1998; Direct ApportionmentsEmergency Resubmittal (ER)
2022-1025-01Board of Governors, California Community CollegesCampus Climate and Public SafetyPrint Only (P)
2022-1024-01California Pollution Control Financing AuthorityCalifornia Capital Access Program for Small BusinessesEmergency (E)
2022-1021-05Fair Political Practices CommissionMinorsFPPC
2022-1021-04Fair Political Practices CommissionRecall ElectionsFPPC
2022-1021-03Fair Political Practices CommissionStatement of OrganizationFPPC
2022-1021-02Fish and Game CommissionUse of Hoop Nets for the Recreational Take of Crab and LobsterEmergency (E)
2022-1021-01Department of Resources Recycling and RecoveryProcessing PaymentsEmergency (E)
2022-1018-03Department of Motor VehiclesDriver's Licenses and Identification Cards: AB 60Nonsubstantive (N)
2022-1018-02Secretary of StateConditional Voter RegistrationEmergency Readopt (EE)
2022-1018-01Secretary of StateNotices Regarding Prohibition of Electioneering and Corruption of theCertificate of Compliance (C)
2022-1017-03Commission on Peace Officer Standards and TrainingUpdates to DefinitionsRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-1017-02California Horse Racing BoardUse of Driving WhipRegular (S)
2022-1017-01Department of Developmental ServicesChildren's CCH and EBSH Certificate of ComplianceCertificate of Compliance (C)
2022-1014-08California Energy CommissionPermitting DWR FacilitiesEmergency (E)
2022-1014-07Fish and Game CommissionPink (Ocean) Shrimp Fishery Management PlanRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-1014-06Air Resources BoardAdvanced Clean Cars II RegulationsRegular (S)
2022-1014-05Department of ConservationCalifornia Farmland Conservancy ProgramRegular (S)
2022-1014-04Fish and Game CommissionCommercial harvest of kelp & other aquatic plantsRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-1014-03Emergency Medical Services AuthorityCommunity Paramedicine/Alternate DestinationRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-1014-02Board of EducationPhysical Fitness TestEmergency Readopt (EE)
2022-1014-01Board of Forestry and Fire ProtectionForest Resilliency Amendments, 2022Regular (S)
2022-1013-05Medical Board of CaliforniaNotice to ConsumersRegular (S)
2022-1013-04Department of Cannabis ControlConversion Large/Medium Cultivation Licenses Type 5, 5A & 5B LargeRegular (S)
2022-1013-03Office of the State Fire MarshalPipeline Safety Enforcement and Operator Drug and Alcohol TestingFile and Print Only (FP)
2022-1013-02California Energy CommissionImplementation of AB 205 opt-in jurisdictionEmergency (E)
2022-1013-01Board of EducationExtended School YearRegular (S)
2022-1012-01Office of Spill Prevention and ResponseNon-floating Oil Ratings for Oil Spill Response Organizations andRegular (S)
2022-1011-03Department of Corrections and RehabilitationReligious Personal PropertyRegular (S)
2022-1011-02California Victim Compensation BoardClaims of Persons Erroneously ConvictedRegular (S)
2022-1010-02State Water Resources Control BoardWater Right Notice Requirements and Reporting DatesRegular (S)
2022-1010-01Dental Hygiene Board of CaliforniaRetired LicensureRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-1007-01Department of JusticeTobacco Grant ProgramRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-1006-02Department of Real EstateRegulations to implement SB 263Regular (S)
2022-1006-01Department of Health Care Access and InformationTranscatheter Aortic Valve Replacement Data AcquisitionRegular (S)
2022-1005-04Board of State and Community CorrectionsMinimum Standards for Local Detention FacilitiesRegular (S)
2022-1005-01Central Valley Flood Protection BoardFlood Control Encroachment Permit RevocationRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-1003-02Commission on Peace Officer Standards and TrainingRemoval of NOAT from Regulation 1015Regular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-1003-01Department of Food and AgricultureGuava fruit fly Eradication AuthorityRegular (S)
2022-0930-02Department of Toxic Substances ControlSafer Consumer Product: Priority Products ListingRegular (S)
2022-0930-01Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Inmate Housing and Program (SNY/NDPF)Regular (S)
2022-0927-02Commission on Peace Officer Standards and TrainingAdoption of Suspension Factors - SB 2Regular (S)
2022-0927-01Office of the State Fire MarshalFlame Retardant Fee IncreaseRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-0926-06Board of Parole HearingsProceedings Conducted in Person and by VideoconferenceCertificate of Compliance (C)
2022-0926-04Commission on Teacher CredentialingTeaching Performance AssessmentRegular (S)
2022-0926-02Department of Cannabis ControlMedicinal and Adult-Use Commercial Cannabis RegulationsCertificate of Compliance (C)
2022-0926-01Commission on Peace Officer Standards and TrainingSB 2 Amendments to Commission Regulation 1003Regular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-0923-03Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Standardized Testing for Assessing Adult LiteracyRegular (S)
2022-0923-02State Controller's OfficeEFT PaymentNonsubstantive (N)
2022-0923-01Commission on Peace Officer Standards and TrainingPeace Officer Background Investigations - SB 2Regular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-0922-02State Water Resources Control BoardImprovement and Clarification and Waste Discharge ProhibitionRegular (S)
2022-0921-04Department of Social ServicesAnnual Redeterminations AB79 2020Certificate of Compliance (C)
2022-0921-03Department of Food and AgricultureMexican Fruit Fly Interior QuarantineRegular (S)
2022-0921-02Department of Food and AgricultureCaribbean fruit fly Eradication AuthorityRegular (S)
2022-0920-08Department of Social ServicesAdoptions Regulations Package AB 1757, SB 1726, AB 848, etc.Regular (S)
2022-0920-07Board of EducationCAASPP and ELPACRegular (S)
2022-0920-05CalSavers Retirement Savings BoardSection 100 Amends to Conform with SB1126Nonsubstantive (N)
2022-0916-02State Allocation BoardCA Preschool, TK and Full-Day Kindergarten Facilities Grant ProgramCertificate of Compliance (C)
2022-0916-01Office of Environmental Health Hazard AssessmentProposition 65 Clear and Reasonable Warnings AcrylamideRegular (S)
2022-0915-02Board of Forestry and Fire ProtectionAmendments to Notice IntentRegular (S)
2022-0914-03Professional Fiduciaries BureauRetired and Inactive License Status; FeesRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-0914-02Department of Corrections and RehabilitationReligious and Plant-Based DietsRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-0914-01Commission on Peace Officer Standards and TrainingUpdate to Vehicle Pursuit Guidelines - Commission Regulation 1081Regular (S)
2022-0912-01California Gambling Control CommissionRequest for RegulationsRegular (S)
2022-0902-02Department of Parks and RecreationGrants and Cooperative Agreement ProgramRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-0720-03Air Resources BoardOn-Board Diagnostic System AmendmentsRegular (S)
2022-0621-01Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Use of ForceRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2022-0525-01Office of Administrative LawUnderground RegulationsRegular (S)
2022-0524-03Occupational Safety and Health Standards BoardFire Fighters' Personal Protective Clothing and Equipment - AB 2146Regular (S)