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37 Rules Found
Agency Number Title Posting Date  
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
Agency of Commerce and Community Development 15P004Legal Authority: 32 V.S.A. § 5404a(j)(1).
Persons Affected: Agency of Commerce and Community Development, Vermont Econom...
Economic Impact: The rule itself has minor economic impact in the form of tim...
Tax Increment Financing Districts. 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
Agency of Natural Resources 14P058Legal Authority: 10 V.S.A. §§ 5402(a), 5403(b), and 5408.
Persons Affected: Landowners, farmers, agricultural businesses, crop and seed ...
Economic Impact: Individuals, businesses, and farmers may be impacted by this...
Vermont Endangered and Threatened Species Rule: 10 V.S.A. Appendix § 10. 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
Department of Health 14-E11Legal Authority: 3 V.S.A. §801(b)(11); 18 V.S.A. §102 and Act No. 75 of the Acts of the 2013 Sess. (2013)
Persons Affected: Physicians who wish to prescribe hydrocodones without ADFs, ...
Economic Impact: There may be unknown costs saved as a result of low numbers ...
Rule Governing the Prescription of Extended Release Hydrocodones Manufactured Without Abuse-Deterrent Formulations Nov 25, 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
Department for Children and Families, Agency of Human Services 14P052Legal Authority: Section E.321.1(c) of Act 179(2014); 3 V.S.A. § 844(a); 33 V.S.A. § 105(c)(2); 3 V.S.A. § 801(b)(11); and 33 V.S.A. § 2103(f) as added by Act 133 of 2014.
Persons Affected: Households applying for General/Emergency Assistance emergen...
Economic Impact: The General Assistance Housing budget for state fiscal year ...
General/ Emergency Assistance Temporary Housing Rules. Oct 22, 2014
Air Quality & Climate Division, Agency of Natural Resources. 14P049Legal Authority: 10 V.S.A. §§ 553, and 554(2).
Persons Affected: The proposed rule amendments will potentially affect bulk ga...
Economic Impact: The only anticipated economic impact is to some GDFs that ma...
Amendments to the Air Pollution Control Regulations Regarding Gasoline Vapor Recovery. Sep 24, 2014
Department of Health 14P046Legal Authority: 3 V.S.A. § 801(b)(11); 3 V.S.A. § 3003; 13 V.S.A. § 3504; 18 V.S.A. § 102; 18 V.S.A. § 1001 and 20 V.S.A. § 3801.
Persons Affected: Infection preventionists, healthcare providers, veterinarian...
Economic Impact: As this is a revision to the existing requirements, minimal ...
Reportable and Communicable Diseases Rule. Sep 17, 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
Vermont Board of Private Investigative and Security Services 14P040Legal Authority: 26 V.S.A. § 3162(1)
Persons Affected: Licensees, applicants, registrants and education providers.
Economic Impact: There is no anticipated economic impact from these rules. Co...
Administrative Rules of the Vermont Board of Private Investigative and Security Services. Sep 17, 2014
Department of Labor 14P037Legal Authority: 21 VSA §§ 602 - 604, 688, 689, 692, 702, 704, 705, 708; 8 VSA §§ 4793(c) and 4803 and 3 VSA §§ 809-815.
Persons Affected: The rules impact employers, Workers' Compensation insurers, ...
Economic Impact: The rule has no economic impact on persons or entities that ...
Rule 45: Rules for Administrative Citations and Penalties and Debarment Aug 20, 2014
Agency of Human Services 14P025Legal Authority: 3 V.S.A. § 801(b)(11); 8 V.S.A. § 4089b; 18 V.S.A. § 4806
Persons Affected: The Vermont Department of Health personnel, providers operat...
Economic Impact: This rule outlines the certification process already in plac...
Substance Abuse Treatment Certification Rule Jun 18, 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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