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
2019-1218-01Air Resources BoardZero-Emission Airport Shuttle BusRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2019-1206-02Air Resources BoardZero-Emission Powertrain CertificationRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2019-1212-01Board of AccountancyLicensee ApplicationsNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0110-04Board of EducationEnglish Language Proficiency Assessments for CAEmergency Readopt (EE)
2019-1212-05Board of EducationEnglish Language Proficiency Assessments for CACertificate of Compliance (C)
2019-1218-02Board of EqualizationVeterans' ExemptionNonsubstantive (N)
2019-1218-03Board of EqualizationVeterans' ExemptionNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0123-03Board of Forestry and Fire ProtectionEmergency Fuel Hazard Reduction Amendments, 2019Emergency Readopt (EE)
2019-1126-01Board of Forestry and Fire ProtectionCategorical Exemption Amendments, 2019Regular (S)
2019-1216-03Board of Forestry and Fire ProtectionLicensing Fee Amendments, 2020Regular (S)
2019-1122-01Board of Forestry and Fire ProtectionAB 1160 AmendmentsNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0107-01Board of Forestry and Fire ProtectionVery High Fire Hazard Severity Zone Adoption, 2019Regular Resubmittal (SR)
2019-1211-01Board of PharmacyNaloxone Fact SheetRegular (S)
2020-0203-01Bureau of Cannabis ControlQuick Response Code Certificate Requirements for Cannabis LicenseesEmergency (E)
2020-0211-02Bureau of Real Estate AppraisersMinimum ExperienceRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2019-1213-02California Alternative Energy and Advanced Transportation Financing AuCommercial Energy Efficiency Financing ProgramCertificate of Compliance (C)
2020-0124-01California Alternative Energy and Advanced Transportation Financing AuAffordable Multifamily Energy Efficiency Financing ProgramEmergency Readopt (EE)
2020-0211-01California Debt Limit Allocation CommitteeQualified Residential Rental Program (QRRP) Self-Scoring WorksheetEmergency (E)
2019-1206-01California Gambling Control CommissionUpdates and Amendments to HearingsRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2020-0130-01California Health Benefit ExchangeConflict-of-Interest CodeFile and Print Only (FP)
2020-0102-03California Health Facilities Financing AuthorityChildren's Hospital Program of 2018Emergency Readopt (EE)
2019-1203-01California Health Facilities Financing AuthorityChildren's Hospital Program of 2018Certificate of Compliance (C)
2019-1205-02California Highway PatrolInhalation Hazards Routes - Map 5Regular (S)
2019-1220-02California Horse Racing BoardUse of Bisphosphonates ProhibitedRegular (S)
2019-1213-01California Horse Racing BoardOccupational Licenses and FeesRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2019-1203-02California State UniversityNondiscrimination in Student OrganizationsFile and Print Only (FP)
2020-0115-03Commission on Peace Officer Standards and TrainingRequirements for Course CertificationRegular (S)
2020-0113-01Commission on Peace Officer Standards and TrainingMinimum Standards for TrainingRegular (S)
2020-0102-02Commission on Peace Officer Standards and TrainingTraining and Testing SpecificationsRegular (S)
2020-0107-03Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training1055 Requirements for Course PresentationRegular (S)
2019-1202-01Commission on Peace Officer Standards and TrainingRegulation 1052(b)(6) BdgetRegular (S)
2019-1213-03Commission on State MandatesGeneral Cleanup ProvisionsFile and Print Only (FP)
2019-1119-02Department of Alcoholic Beverage ControlResponsible Beverage Service Training ProgramRegular (S)
2019-1212-02Department of Child Support ServicesRepeal MPP Chapter 12-500; Adopt Refunds of Over-collectionsRegular (S)
2019-1220-03Department of Corrections and RehabilitationAudio Video Survelliance SystemsRegular (S)
2020-0106-01Department of Corrections and RehabilitationEducation AssignmentsEmergency Operational Necessity (EON)
2019-1231-01Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Division of Juvenile Justice - Transition from Title 15 to Title 9Nonsubstantive (N)
2019-1220-04Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Condemned Inmate Transfer Pilot ProgramFile and Print Only (FP)
2019-1210-02Department of Food and AgricultureInformal HearingsRegular (S)
2019-1210-01Department of Food and AgricultureHydrogen Gas-Measuring DeviceRegular (S)
2020-0204-02Department of Food and AgricultureCannabis Appellations ProgramCertificate of Compliance (C)
2019-1223-01Department of Health Care ServicesConflict of Interest CodeFile and Print Only (FP)
2019-1212-04Department of Industrial RelationsReporting Work-Connected Fatalities and Serious InjuriesNonsubstantive (N)
2019-1226-02Department of Industrial RelationsDefinitions Under Occupational Safety and Health ActNonsubstantive (N)
2019-1216-02Department of Industrial RelationsCivil Penalties for Cal/OSHA CitationsFile and Print Only (FP)
2020-0110-03Department of InsuranceLCA Plan of Operations LC 19-03, 19-04File and Print Only (FP)
2020-0110-01Department of InsuranceConflict-of-Interest CodeFile and Print Only (FP)
2019-1227-02Department of JusticeSelf-Manufactured or Self-Assembled FirearmsCertificate of Compliance (C)
2019-1231-02Department of Public HealthLead Dust Standard UpdateNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0107-04Department of Public HealthDefinition of Social Worker RevisionRegular (S)
2020-0102-01Department of Social ServicesElectronic Interview for CalWORKSRegular (S)
2019-1204-02Department of Social ServicesCalWORKs Maximum Aid Payment (MAP) IncreaseCertificate of Compliance (C)
2019-1127-01Department of State HospitalsGuidelines on Court Appointment of Forensic EvaluatorsRegular Resubmittal (SR)
2019-1210-05Emergency Medical Services AuthorityParamedic RegulationsRegular (S)
2019-1227-01Fair Political Practices CommissionGovernance PrinciplesFPPC
2019-1224-03Fair Political Practices Commission18702.4 Materiality StandardFile and Print Only (FP)
2019-1224-02Fair Political Practices Commission18702.5 Materiality StandardFile and Print Only (FP)
2020-0110-05Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability CommissionConflict of Interest CodeFile and Print Only (FP)
2019-1213-04Occupational Safety and Health Standards BoardInjury and Illness Prevention ProgramNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0102-04Occupational Safety and Health Standards BoardHazard CommunicationNonsubstantive (N)
2020-0106-02Occupational Safety and Health Standards BoardProtection from Wildfire SmokeEmergency Readopt (EE)
2019-1125-04Occupational Safety and Health Standards BoardFall Protection in TelecommunicationsRegular (S)
2019-1224-01Office of Environmental Health Hazard AssessmentChemicals Know to the State to Cause Cancer or Reproductive ToxicityFile and Print Only (FP)
2019-1219-01Office of the State Fire MarshalFirefighter Training and Certification - Fee ListRegular (S)
2020-0206-02State Allocation BoardFull-Day Kindergarten Facilities Grant Program; SB 75 AmendmentsEmergency (E)
2019-1203-03State Water Resources Control BoardCentral Valley Salt and Nitrate Control Program Basin Plan AmendmentsRegular (S)
2020-0129-01Structural Pest Control BoardWDO Emergency Fee IncreaseEmergency Readopt (EE)
2020-0117-01Veterinary Medical BoardFee ScheduleEmergency (E)