Proposed Regulations

This table provides detail on current rulemaking within the DIR. The public is invited to participate in the rulemaking by submitting written comments or by attending the public hearings noted in the detail for each proposed regulatory change. Unless otherwise indicated, DIR rulemaking follows the regular rulemaking process prescribed by the California Office of Administrative Law.

Regulations covered in this section:

Director's Office

There are no proposed rulemakings at this time.

Division of Apprenticeship Standards

There are no proposed rulemakings for DAS at this time.

Division of Labor Standards Enforcement

Proposed Regulation Status
AB1660 Child Performer Services Permit (CPSP)
Title 8, California Code of Regulations
New Subchapter 2.2 and Sections 11770 through 11773 inclusive
Notice of Regular Rulemaking:
06/05/2017

1st 15 day comment period ends:
06/23/2017

Foreign Labor Contractor Registration (FnLC)
Title 8, California Code of Regulations
New Subchapter 13 and Sections 13850 though 13874 inclusive
Notice of Regular Rulemaking:
08/25/2017

Public hearing:
10/11/2017

Cal/OSHA

Proposed Regulation Status
Emergency Conveyance Fee Reduction
Emergency Rulemaking Package
Title 8, California Code of Regulations
Section 344.30
Notice of intent to readopt emergency regulation:
July 12, 2017
Portable Amusement Ride Fee Schedule
Emergency Rulemaking Package
Title 8, California Code of Regulations
Section 344.18
Notice of Emergency Rulemaking:
June 15, 2017

Division of Workers' Compensation

Proposed Regulation Status
Evidence-Based Updates to the Medical Treatment Utilization Schedule
9792.20, 9792.22, 9792.23, 9792.23.1, 9792.23.2, 9792.23.3, 9792.23.4, 9792.23.5, 9792.23.6, 9792.23.7, 9792.23.8, 9792.23.9, 9792.23.10, 9792.23.11, 9792.23.12, 9792.24.1, 9792.24.2, 9792.24.3, 9792.24.4
Public hearing:
Sept. 6, 2017
Medical Treatment Utilization Schedule – Formulary
Title 8, California Code of Regulations
9792.27.1, 9792.27.2, 9792.27.3, 9792.27.4, 9792.27.5, 9792.27.6, 9792.27.7,
9792.27.8, 9792.27.9, 9792.27.10, 9792.27.11, 9792.27.12, 9792.27.13,
9792.27.14, 9792.27.15, 9792.27.16, 9792.27.17, 9792.27.18, 9792.27.19, 9792.27.20, 9792.27.21, 9792.27.22 and 9792.27.23
Public hearing:
May 1, 2017

1st 15 day comment period ends:
Aug. 2, 2017

2nd 15 day comment period ends:
Sept. 22, 2017

Provider Suspension Procedure
Title 8, California Code of Regulations
Sections 9788.1, 9788.2, 9788.3, 9788.4
Emergency regulations readopted expires: 
Oct. 5, 2017

Occupational, Safety & Health Standards Board

Proposed Regulation Status
Various Sections within CSO, GISO, and SB, SR, and SBSO
Occupational Exposure to Beryllium-HORCHER

Notice of Rulemaking: Jun. 2, 2017

Public Hearing:
Jul. 20, 2017
Various Sections within LVESO, HVESO, GISO and TSO
Electric Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution; Electrical Protective Equipment: Final Rule

Notice of Rulemaking: Jan. 27, 2017

Public Hearing:
Mar. 16, 2017
Sections 1711, 1712, 1713, 1717 and 1721
Reinforcing Steel Concrete Construction and Post-Tensioning Operations

Notice of Rulemaking: Oct. 28, 2016

Public Hearing:
Dec. 15, 2016
New Section 3345
Hotel Housekeeping Musculoskeletal Injury Prevention

Notice of Rulemaking: Mar. 31, 2017

Public Hearing:
May 18, 2017
Section 5155
Airborne Contaminants - Benzyl Chloride

Notice of Rulemaking: Jul. 28, 2017

Public Hearing:
Sep. 14, 2017
Sections 6052, 6056, 6056.1 (New), 6057, 6060, and 6062
Commercial Diving Operations - HORCHER

Notice of Rulemaking: Jun. 30, 2017

Public Hearing:
Aug. 17, 2017

Occupational Safety and Health Appeals Board

Proposed Regulation Status
Rules of Practice and Procedure
Rules: 346, 346.1, 346.2, 347, 348, 355.1, 355.2, 355.3, 355.4, 355.5, 355.6, 356, 359, 359.1, 361.3, 362, 364, 364.1, 376.4, 376.8, 391.1
15 Day Comment Period Ends:
June 17, 2016

Office of Self Insurance Plans

Proposed Regulation Status

No currently proposed regulations

 

Workers' Compensation Appeals Board

 

Proposed Regulations Status
There are no proposed rulemakings for WCAB at this time.