Regulatory Actions

Proposed Regulations

Smog Check Equipment Security and Fraud Prevention

Title 16, California Code of Regulations sections 3340.15, 3340.41, 3340.45, 3394.26

Comment Period: September 24, 2021 - November 8, 2021
Hearing Date: November 12, 2021 (Notice of Public Hearing)

STAR Program Updates

Title 16, California Code of Regulations sections 3340.1, 3340.16, 3340.16.5, 3340.41, 3392.1, 3392.2, 3392.2.1, 3392.3, 3392.3.1, 3392.4, 3392.5, 3392.5.1, 3392.6, 3392.6.1

Comment Period: June 25, 2021 - August 10, 2021
Hearing Date: N/A

Consumer Assistance Program Updates

Title 16, California Code of Regulations sections 3394.3, 3394.4, 3394.6

Comment Period: June 18, 2021 - August 3, 2021
Hearing Date: N/A

Disciplinary Guidelines Amendments

Title 16, California Code of Regulations section 3395.4

Comment Period: April 9, 2021 - June 2, 2021
Comment Period on Modified Text: June 11, 2021 - June 28, 2021
Hearing Date: N/A

Approved Regulations

Re-Adoption of Emergency Regulations - Consumer Assistance Program Updates

Title 16, California Code of Regulations sections 3394.3, 3394.4, 3394.6

Date filed with the Secretary of State: June 4, 2021
Effective Date: June 30, 2021

Rehabilitation and Substantial Relationship Criteria

Title 16, California Code of Regulations sections 3395, 3395.2

Date filed with the Secretary of State: February 18, 2021
Effective Date: February 18, 2021

Mobile Automotive Repair and Automatic Transmissions - Section 100

Title 16, California Code of Regulations sections 3351.7.3, 3361.1

Date filed with the Secretary of State: February 8, 2021
Effective Date: February 8, 2021

Consumer Assistance Program Updates - Emergency Regulations

Title 16, California Code of Regulations sections 3394.3, 3394.4, 3394.6

Date filed with the Secretary of State: August 31, 2020
Effective Date: August 31, 2020

Correction of Cross References, Punctuation, Redundancy, and Adding Conformity with Statute - Section 100

Title 16, California Code of Regulations sections 3303, 3352, 3353, 3356

Date filed with the Secretary of State: June 4, 2019
Effective Date: June 4, 2019