Rulemaking Notices

On November 18, 2020, the Office of Administrative Law approved the Board’s proposed action to amend Title 16, California Code of Regulations sections 407, 410, and 3005, and to adopt Title 16, California Code of Regulations section 3010. This action addresses fees paid to the Board and situations in which replacement certificates will be issued. This regulatory action will become effective on January 1, 2021. 

On July 11, 2019, the Office of Administrative Law approved the Board’s proposed action to adopt Title 16, California Code of Regulations sections 3022, 3022.1, and 3022.2, and to amend Title 16, California Code of Regulations section 3031. This action clarifies educational and experience requirements for applicants seeking licensure as a professional geologist or professional geophysicist, certification in a specialty in geology or geophysics, and certification as a geologist-in-training. This regulatory action became effective on October 1, 2019.