Provider Suspension Procedure

Workers' compensation emergency regulations
Title 8, California Code of Regulations
Sections 9788.1, 9788.2, 9788.3 and 9788.4

Request for Readoption of Emergency Regulations
To readopt emergency regulations until October 4, 2017
Emergency regulations readopted – expires:  Oct. 5, 2017


History of Provider Suspension Procedure

Emergency regulations approved by the Office of Administrative Law (OAL)
Filed with Secretary of State - January 6, 2017
Effective - January 6, 2017

Notice of proposed emergency action issued: Dec. 13, 2016

The proposed Provider Suspension Procedure regulations will be submitted to OAL on Dec. 21, 2016 so that the regulations will be in place to be in compliance with changes mandated by Assembly Bill 1244. The regulations will not become effective until filing with the Secretary of State after approval by the Office of Administrative Law (OAL). OAL has up to 10 days to consider the regulation, but may approve it before the 10 days have elapsed. Upon approval and filing with the Secretary of State, the regulation is effective for 180 days while the division conducts a formal rulemaking to adopt the regulation. For information on the OAL procedure, and to learn how you may comment on the emergency regulation, go the OAL's website at: http://www.oal.ca.gov/