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The Arizona Administrative Register

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Administrative Rules Division

Scott Cancelosi
Director

Rhonda Paschal
Rules Managing Editor

Department of State
Office of the Secretary of State
1700 W Washington St Fl 7
Phoenix, AZ 85007-2808


Right to comment on a proposed rulemaking

A person may comment when an agency proposes to make, amend, or repeal a rule. Information on how to comment is provided in the Preamble of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking published in the Register.

Under the law an agency may choose not to schedule an oral proceeding (speak in person, or web meeting) to accept formal (verbal) comments; however, a person may request that an agency conduct an oral proceeding on the proposed rule.

Information on how to request an oral proceeding is provided in the Preamble of the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking published in the Register.


Right to petition an agency

A.R.S. § 41-1033 ~ A person may petition (ask) an agency to make, amend, or repeal of a rule codified in the Arizona Administrative Code.

A person may also petition an agency to review an existing agency practice or substantive policy statement that the petitioner alleges to constitute a rule. For more information, contact the agency.

Right to petition the Secretary of State about its administrative rules in 2 A.A.C. 12 or rules in 1 A.A.C. 1

Simply contact our office in writing with your request. Include you name, address, phone number and e-mail. Send it to the address above.


Right to Petition the Governor's Regulatory Review Council

A.R.S. § 41-1033 provides that a person may petition Governor's Regulatory Review Council (GRRC) to request a review of a final rule based on the person's belief that the final rule does not meet requirements prescribed in A.R.S. ยง 41-1030 or whether an existing agency practice or substantive policy statement constitutes a rule.

Contact the Council at (602) 542-2058 for more information or visit the Governor's Regulatory Review Council's website.

Arizona Administrative Register Volume 18, 2012

Volume 18, Issue 34 August 24, 2012

Contents of this Issue


General Information 2048

Public Participation in the Rulemaking Process 2049

Notices of Proposed Rulemaking 2050

9 A.A.C. 28 Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System - Arizona Long-term Care System 2050

Notices of Exempt Rulemaking 2060

3 A.A.C. 2 Department of Agriculture - Animal Services Division 2060

3 A.A.C. 4 Department of Agriculture - Plant Services Division 2063

3 A.A.C. 6 Department of Agriculture - Office of Commodity Development and Promotion 2066

4 A.A.C. 29 Office of Pest Management 2068

6 A.A.C. 5 Department of Economic Security - Social Services 2070

9 A.A.C. 22 Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System - Administration 2074

Notices of Rulemaking Docket Opening 2084

9 A.A.C. 28 Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System - Arizona Long-term Care System 2084

Notices of Public Information 2085

Department of Water Resources 2085

Notices of Substantive Policy Statement 2086

Real Estate Department, State 2086

Regulatory Review Council, Governor's 2086

Governor's Executive Orders/Proclamations 2088

Gastroschisis Awareness Day 2088

Arizona Youth Leadership Conference Week 2088

Arizona American Indian Right to Vote Day 2089

Arizona Leafy Greens Week 2090

Bulk Foods Week 2090

Constitution Week 2091

Paralegal Day 2091

E.O. 2012-03: State Regulatory Review, Moratorium and Streamlining To Promote Job Creation and

Retention 2092

Index 2094

Effective Date Schedule and Register Deadlines 2101

Governor's Regulatory Review Council Deadlines 2104