Laws and Regulations

2014 Laws - Annotated to show changes made in 2013

2014 Laws - Unannotated

NOTICE - The 2014 edition of the Handbook of Laws and Rules will be available for purchase from the Board soon. More information will be posted on this website when it becomes available.

Building Design Authority - A one-page form that explains who has the authority to design buildings.

Codes of Professional Conduct - Information about the Codes of Professional Conduct (Board Rules 475 & 476), which became effective on July 4, 2003.

Written Contract Requirements for PE/PLS - Information about the written contract requirements (Business and Professions Code sections 6749 & 8759), which became effective on January 1, 2001.

Written Contract Requirements for Geologists and Geophysicists - Information about the written contract requirements (Business and Professions Code section 7839.2), effective on January 1, 2014.

Filing an Organization Record Form - Information about when an Organization Record form or Disassociation form needs to be filed with the Board.

Index of Decisions Designated as Precedent Decisions

The Board Rules and the Regulations Relating to Geology and Geophysics, as well as other Titles of the California Code of Regulations, are also available through the Office of Administrative Law and Westlaw at http://government.westlaw.com/linkedslice/default.asp?SP=CCR-1000.

The Legislative Counsel has extensive legislative information, as well as all of the California statutes [such as the Business and Professions Code], on its web site at http://www.leginfo.ca.gov.

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