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40 Rules Found
Agency Number Title Posting Date  
Department of Liquor Control 15P033Legal Authority: 3 V.S.A. § 212(14); 7 V.S.A. §§ 101(a), 104(1), 104(5), 106, and 108; and 32 V.S.A. § 10209.
Persons Affected: Vermont Department of Liquor Control (DLC) licensees and per...
Economic Impact: The Vermont Department of Liquor Control anticipates negligi...
V.S.A. Title 7 and the Regulations Related to the Sale of Alcoholic Liquor Specifically General Regulation #47 and Credit Regulation #1. May 20, 2015
Department of Public Safety 15P032Legal Authority: Act 155 of 2013, an act relating to the regulation of marijuana for symptom relief and dispensaries.
Persons Affected: Registered Patients Registered Caregivers Champlain Valley...
Economic Impact: The economic impact of this amendment is expected to be mini...
Rules Regulating Cannabis for Symptom Relief May 20, 2015
Division of Rate Setting, Agency of Human Services. 15P031Legal Authority: 33 V.S.A. §1901(a)
Persons Affected: This rule will affect the federal government, State of Vermo...
Economic Impact: If the existing cap is imposed on July 1, 2015, it will resu...
Methods, Standards and Principles for Establishing Payment Rates for Private Nonmedical Institutions Providing Residential Child Care Services May 20, 2015
Vermont Fish and Wildlife Board 15P030Legal Authority: 10 V.S.A. §§ 4081, 4082, 4084 and 4254(i).
Persons Affected: The Fish and Wildlife Department, potential lottery entrants...
Economic Impact: It is possible that there may be an increase in moose lotter...
10 V.S.A. Appendix § 33 Moose Management Rule. May 06, 2015
Vermont Fish and Wildlife Board 15P029Legal Authority: 10 V.S.A. §§ 4081, 4082, and 4084.
Persons Affected: The Fish and Wildlife Department and potential permittees.
Economic Impact: It is possible that there may be an increase in turkey permi...
10 V.S.A. Appendix § 4 Bow and Arrow Hunting; § 22 Turkey Rule. May 06, 2015
Office of Child Support 15P028Legal Authority: 15 V.S.A. § 654; and 3 V.S.A. § 801(b)(11)
Persons Affected: Children of separated parents; custodial parents; non-custod...
Economic Impact: Changes in the tax tables in the amounts allowed for persona...
Child Support Guidelines Apr 29, 2015
Department of Forests, Parks, and Recreation 15P027Legal Authority: 3 V.S.A. § 2853(5) and 10 V.S.A. § 2603(c).
Persons Affected: Adult day and group day users; campers; Although some park v...
Economic Impact: The proposed fees should generate approximately $432,000 tow...
Rules and Regulations: Visitor Conduct and Fees and Charges for State Park Services and Commercial Activities on Department Lands. Apr 29, 2015
Department of Health 15P026Legal Authority: 3 V.S.A. §§ 801(b)(11) and 3003 and; 18 V.S.A §§ 4201 and 4202.
Persons Affected: Law enforcement, physicians prescribing stimulants, depressa...
Economic Impact: No economic impact of this rule is anticipated.
Regulated Drug Rule Apr 22, 2015
Department of Financial Regulation 15P025Legal Authority: 9 V.S.A. §§ 5202(13) and 5605(a).
Persons Affected: Small businesses seeking to raise capital.
Economic Impact: This amendment will provide an additional way for small busi...
Vermont Small Business Offerings. Apr 22, 2015
Department of Financial Regulation 15P024Legal Authority: 8 V.S.A. §§ 15, 3666 and chapters 105, 113, and 128.
Persons Affected: The Department of Financial Regulation, Insurance Companies ...
Economic Impact: The proposed rule will have a positive economic impact on in...
Electronic Insurance Notices - Regulation 2014-1 Apr 15, 2015
Board of Education 15P023Legal Authority: 16 V.S.A. § 829(e).
Persons Affected: Vermont's children, ages 3-4, the parents and guardians of t...
Economic Impact: It is quite likely that the parents of a number of newly eli...
Prekindergarten Rules Apr 08, 2015
Department of Taxes; Agency of Administration 15P022Legal Authority: 32 V.S.A. § 3777 and 3 V.S.A. § 801(b)(11).
Persons Affected: Enrollees in the Current Use Program, mortgage lenders, borr...
Economic Impact: All applicants must submit a processing fee with their appli...
Subordination of Current Use Lien. Apr 08, 2015
Department of Environmental Conservation 15P021Legal Authority: 24 V.S.A. § 2248(b)
Persons Affected: Salvage yard owners and operators.
Economic Impact: This rule will increase the costs of operation for salvage y...
Salvage Yard Rule. Mar 25, 2015
Department of Labor 15P020Legal Authority: 21 V.S.A. § 1340a(h).
Persons Affected: Individuals receiving unemployment benefits who are eligible...
Economic Impact: The Rule may assist eligible individuals to establish their ...
Self-employment Assistance Program Rules. Mar 25, 2015
Department of Labor 15P019Legal Authority: 21 V.S.A. §§ 204 and 224
Persons Affected: This standard affects all agricultural operations with 10 or...
Economic Impact: VOSHA has operated on the premise that this standard and the...
VOSHA Rule: PART 1928 -- OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH STANDARDS FOR AGRICULTURE. Mar 25, 2015
Department of Labor 15P018Legal Authority: 21 V.S.A. §§ 204 and 224
Persons Affected: This proposed rule change will affect all employers of emplo...
Economic Impact: Total economic impact for this rule change is expected to be...
VOSHA Rule: Recordkeeping - Updating Partially Exempt Industries; Changes to Mandatory Reporting of Fatalities and Injuries. Mar 25, 2015
Department of Public Safety 15P017Legal Authority: 26 V.S.A. § 2173
Persons Affected: Licensed plumbers, consulting engineers, the City of Burling...
Economic Impact: No adverse effect from current rules. Updating plumbing code...
2015 Vermont Plumbing Rules. Mar 18, 2015
Agency of Natural Resources 15P016Legal Authority: 10 V.S.A. § 4146
Persons Affected: Competitive shooters, recreational shooters, hunters, abutti...
Economic Impact: This rule focuses primarily on safety concerns and has minim...
Rule Governing Public Use of Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department Shooting Ranges: 10 V.S.A. Appendix § 15b. Mar 18, 2015
Department for Children and Families, Agency of Human Services 15P015Legal Authority: 3 V.S.A. § 801(b)(11); 33 V.S.A. § 105(b)(2); Act 198 (2014) §§ 1, 3, 4, 6, and 9.
Persons Affected: Families receiving Reach Up, Reach First, Reach Ahead, and P...
Economic Impact: The Department estimates that the increase to the earned inc...
Reach Up / Reach First / Reach Ahead / Postsecondary Education Rules. Mar 18, 2015
Board of Pharmacy 15P014Legal Authority: 26 V.S.A. § 2032
Persons Affected: Pharmacy applicants, pharmacy technicians, licensees, instit...
Economic Impact: Moving to certified pharmacy technicians will involve the co...
Administrative Rules of the Vermont Board of Pharmacy. Mar 18, 2015
Department of Corrections, Agency of Human Services 15-E01Legal Authority: 13 V.S.A. § 7554c(e)(3)
Persons Affected: Department of Correction Contractor; Pretrial Monitors; Dire...
Economic Impact: The Department of Corrections (DOC) expects that the legisla...
Custody, Control, and Preservation of Information Related to Risk Assessment and Needs Screening. Mar 01, 2015
Vermont Fish and Wildlife Board 15P013Legal Authority: 10 V.S.A. §§ 4081, 4082, and 4084
Persons Affected: Hunters, landowners, hunting equipment and supplies merchant...
Economic Impact: Economic studies conducted by the US Fish and Wildlife Servi...
10 V.S.A. Appendix Chapter 1 Game: § 2d. Second archery and muzzleloader deer hunting licenses and § 37, Deer Management Rule. Feb 18, 2015
Department of Health 15P012Legal Authority: 3 VSA § 801(b)(11) and 18 V.S.A. § 1776.
Persons Affected: Children's product manufacturers and retailers, and consumer...
Economic Impact: This rule imposes no additional economic burden on the regul...
Chemicals of High Concern in Children's Products Rule. Feb 18, 2015
Agency of Human Services 15P011Legal Authority: 3 V.S.A. § 801(b)(11); § 2 of Act No. 163 of 2013 (Adj. Session)
Persons Affected: Department of Corrections; Any person, including, but not li...
Economic Impact: The Department of Corrections has the procedure in place and...
Searches for the Purpose of Limiting the Introduction of Contraband into Correctional Facilities. Feb 18, 2015
Department of Labor 15P010Legal Authority: 21 V.S.A. § 1102
Persons Affected: This rule will affect the Vermont Apprenticeship Council, th...
Economic Impact: The Rule may assist the Apprenticeship Council and the Depar...
Vermont Apprenticeship Council Rules. Feb 11, 2015
Department of Labor 15P009Legal Authority: 21 V.S.A. § 416(a).
Persons Affected: This Rule will affect employers with 50 or more full or part...
Economic Impact: The Rule allows for monetary penalties to be imposed against...
Notice of Potential Layoffs Acts Rules. Feb 11, 2015
Office of Professional Regulation 15P008Legal Authority: 26 V.S.A. § 1071(b)
Persons Affected: Property inspector applicants, licensees and education provi...
Economic Impact: There should be no economic impact from these rules.
Administrative Rules for Property Inspectors. Feb 04, 2015
Department of Labor 15P007Legal Authority: 21 V.S.A. § 602.
Persons Affected: Injured workers, employers, workers' compensation insurance ...
Economic Impact: It is anticipated that all of the interest groups listed abo...
Vermont Workers' Compensation Rules 1-27. Jan 28, 2015
Department of Financial Regulation 15P006Legal Authority: 3 V.S.A. §§ 15 and 3634a(f).
Persons Affected: The Department of Financial Regulation; Insurance Companies ...
Economic Impact: The proposed rule would have a favorable economic impact on ...
Credit for Reinsurance - Regulation 97-3 (Revised). Jan 28, 2015
Board of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons 15P005Legal Authority: 26 V.S.A. § 1792
Persons Affected: Applicants for licensure, licensees.
Economic Impact: These rules should have no economic impact.
Administrative Rules of the Board of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons. Jan 21, 2015
Natural Resources Board 15P003Legal Authority: 10 V.S.A. § 6025.
Persons Affected: Applicants and other participants in the Act 250 process, in...
Economic Impact: It is anticipated that the overall economic impact of the ru...
Act 250 Rules Jan 21, 2015
Vermont Fish and Wildlife Board 15P002Legal Authority: 10 V.S.A. §§ 4081 - 4083.
Persons Affected: Anglers, riparian landowners, fishing supply merchants, prof...
Economic Impact: The closure of the sauger fishery on Lake Champlain will hav...
10 V.S.A. Appendix, § 122. Fish Management Regulation. Jan 21, 2015
Vermont Fish and Wildlife Board 15P001Legal Authority: 10 V.S.A. § 4082
Persons Affected: Hunters, landowners, hunting equipment and supplies merchant...
Economic Impact: None
10 V.S.A. Appendix, § 21. Bird Seasons, Bag Limits. Jan 21, 2015
Department for Children and Families, Agency of Human Services 14P059Legal Authority: 3 V.S.A. §§ 802(b)(11) and 3053; and 33 V.S.A. §§ 105(b)(2) and 1901(a)(1).
Persons Affected: Medicaid applicants and enrollees; Individuals who lack acce...
Economic Impact: In state fiscal year 2015, the State is anticipating spendin...
Health Benefits Eligibility and Enrollment Dec 24, 2014
Office of the Attorney General 14P057Legal Authority: Section 3 of Act No. 120 of 2013(adj); and 9 V.S.A. § 3048.
Persons Affected: Food producers, distributors, and retailers; consumers; Offi...
Economic Impact: The rule, itself, does not impose any increased costs beyond...
Consumer Protection Rule 121 - Labeling Foods Produced with Genetic Engineering. Dec 17, 2014
Department of Labor 14P056Legal Authority: 21 V.S.A. §§ 204 and 224
Persons Affected: This rule will impact those in the construction industry, bo...
Economic Impact: For most, this rule will be of no economic impact, because t...
VOSHA Rule: Cranes and Derricks in Construction: Demolition and Underground Construction. Dec 10, 2014
Agency of Human Services 14P055Legal Authority: 3 V.S.A. § 801 (b)(11); Section 14 (e) of Act 75 (2013).
Persons Affected: Prescribers of Schedule II, III, or IV controlled substances...
Economic Impact: There are anticipated medical cost savings associated with f...
Rule Governing the Prescribing of Opioids for Chronic Pain. Nov 19, 2014
Agency of Human Services 14P054Legal Authority: 3 V.S.A. § 801 (b)(11); 18 V.S.A. §§ 4287 and 4289(e).
Persons Affected: Pharmacists who dispense Schedule II, III or IV controlled s...
Economic Impact: There are anticipated medical cost savings associated with f...
Vermont Prescription Monitoring System Rule. Nov 19, 2014
Office of Professional Regulation 14P041Legal Authority: 26 V.S.A. § 4404 (c) and (d)
Persons Affected: Licensees, applicants, and institutions that provide laser h...
Economic Impact: There should be no economic impact from these rules.
Administrative Rules for Electrologists. Sep 17, 2014
Department for Children and Families, Agency of Human Services 14P016Legal Authority: 33 V.S.A. § 306(b)(1), 3 V.S.A. § 801(b)(11).
Persons Affected: All afterschool programs not exempt from regulation includin...
Economic Impact: Quality afterschool care is a critical support for many fami...
Child Care Licensing Regulations: Afterschool Child Care Programs. Apr 02, 2014
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