CSLB Laws and Regulations

CSLB Precedent Decisions

Complete and partial precedent decision content of significant legal or policy determinations



Proposed Regulations

NOTE: In compliance with the COVID-19 health emergency order, CSLB offices are currently closed to the public. A teleconference of the following two hearings will be available for members of the public who wish to participate in the hearing. However, please be aware that comments can also be submitted to CSLB via mail, email, or fax, as described in the following Notices of Proposed Changes in the Regulations.

Call-In Number: (415) 655-0002 or (855) 797-9485

Access Code: 920 105 917

If participating via teleconference, please keep your phone muted until prompted to offer your public comment.


Proposed Rulemaking to Amend Section 853 of Title 16, Division 8 of the California Code of Regulations

This proposed rulemaking package relates to renewal application forms. For information about this rulemaking proposal, please see the following documents:

Proposed Rulemaking to Adopt, Amend, or Repeal Sections 868, 868.1, 869, 869.5, and 869.9 of Title 16, Division 8 of the California Code of Regulations

This proposed rulemaking package relates to criminal background reviews. For information about this rulemaking proposal, please see the following documents:


Approved Regulations

Renewal Fee Increase – Emergency Regulations

On December 19, 2019, the Office of Administrative Law (OAL) approved CSLB’s renewal fee increase emergency regulations and filed the action with the Secretary of State.

For more information about this emergency rulemaking package, please see the following documents: