The state Office of Administrative Law has approved amendments to DWC audit regulation contained in Sections 10104, 10107.1, and 10111.2 of Title 8, California Code of Regulations. The amendments, consisting primarily of technical clean-up language, will go into effect on Dec. 1, 2003
The regulatory revisions were considered at a public hearing held July 15, 2003 and further amendments to one section were subject to a subsequent 15 day public comment period. The amended regulations, as approved, can be found at the DWC web site at: http://www.dir.ca.gov/dwc/DWCPropRegs/AuditRegs_10104_10111.2.html.
A new public discussion forum on regulatory proposals regarding requests for accommodations by persons with disabilities has been posted to the DWC web site at: http://www.dir.ca.gov/wcjudicial.htm. Interested members of the public are encouraged to participate in the forum by posting their comments and reviewing the comments of others.
Comments may be submitted until November 21, 2003. All comments received will be reviewed and considered before formal rulemaking begins.