Proposed Regulations (Rulemaking)
Rulemaking efforts currently underway are listed below. You will find more detail on the subject and status of individual rulemaking projects at these individual sites, links to the text of proposed regulations and other rulemaking documents, and information about how to comment.
- Processing Payment Emergency Regulations. CalRecycle is proposing emergency regulations to amend section 2975, Subchapter 12, Chapter 5, Division 2, Title 14 of the California Code Regulations (CCR) that lays out the reasonable financial return calculation for processing payment paid to recycler.
- Updates to the Recycling and Disposal Reporting System Regulations. CalRecycle has begun a rulemaking process to update regulations for the Recycling and Disposal Reporting System (RDRS). These changes will implement Senate Bill (SB) 343 (Allen, Chapter 507, Statutes of 2021), Assembly Bill (AB) 881 (Gonzalez, Chapter 501, Statutes of 2021), and updates to existing regulations.
- Procedural Rules for Conducting Hearings. A Notice of Proposed Rulemaking is expected late in 2018.
- Tire Brokers. CalRecycle has held two informal workshops, March 4, 2015 and March 15, 2016, and will review comments provided to determine the next steps.
Office of Administrative Law (OAL)
The Office of Administrative Law (OAL) is responsible for reviewing administrative regulations proposed by all State agencies and for publishing regulations in the California Code of Regulations. OAL has developed an overview of the rulemaking process which requires state agency’s to meet certain public hearing and noticing requirements.
Review of Regulations. Executive Order S-2-03 required that California agencies and departments review pending regulations, as well as regulations adopted since 1999, to assure that the impacts on businesses were adequately assessed. CalRecycle’s reports were approved on February 11, 2004.
Don’t see the package you are looking for? Check the Rulemaking Archives for information on completed rulemaking projects going back to 1995.