2012 Amendments to the APA

Statutes of 2012, chapter 295 (SB 1099), amended the APA to require posting of regulations on state agency websites, as well as specify the effective dates of regulations.     OAL sent the following memo to Chief Counsels and Regulation Coordinators providing information about the new changes and how it will affect agency procedures.      OAL also revised its Standard Form 400 in compliance with the new statute.

Memo sent to Chief Counsels/Regulation Coordinators

Revised Standard Form 400 (Rev. 01-2013)

If you have any questions, please contact the OAL Reference Attorney at (916) 323-6815 or staff@oal.ca.gov.