Rulemaking Notices

The Board is proposing to amend Sections 416 and 3060 of Title 16 of the California Code of Regulations in order to amend the Substantial Relationship Criteria regulations. The Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, Initial Statement of Reasons, and Proposed Text are available below:

The rulemaking proposal to amend Section 3005 of Title 16 of the California Code of Regulations relating to the Professional Geologists and Geophysicists retired license fee was approved by the Office of Administrative Law and endorsed by the Secretary of State’s Office on November 10, 2014. These changes will become effective on January 1, 2015. Available below are the following documents: the Final Statement of Reasons; STD. 400 form, stamped/endorsed by the Secretary of State’s Office;  Notice of Approval of Regulatory Action; and Order of Adoption detailing the changes being made to the regulations:   

The rulemaking proposal to amend Section 3003, Subdivisions (b) and (e), of Title 16 of the California Code of Regulations relating to the definitions of Engineering Geology and Professional Geophysical Work was approved by the Office of Administrative Law and endorsed by the Secretary of State’s Office on November 13, 2014. These changes will become effective on January 1, 2015. Available below are the following documents: the Final Statement of Reasons; STD. 400 form, stamped/endorsed by the Secretary of State’s Office;  Notice of Approval of Regulatory Action; and Order of Adoption detailing the changes being made to the regulations:

The rulemaking proposal to amend Sections 419, 3061 and 3064 of Title 16 of the California Code of Regulations relating to the Criteria for Rehabilitation and Disciplinary Orders was approved by the Office of Administrative Law and endorsed by the Secretary of State’s Office on June 16, 2014. These changes will become effective on October 1, 2014. Available below are the following documents: the Final Statement of Reasons; Std. 400 form, stamped/endorsed by the Secretary of State’s Office; and Order of Adoption detailing the changes being made to the regulations: