OAH Rulemaking Activities

The Office of Administrative Hearings encourages the public to be involved in the rulemaking process by attending public hearings and submitting comments on proposed rules. You can find information on current rulemaking activities below or by clicking on the link to the OAH Semi-Annual Rulemaking Agenda.

Current rulemaking activities for the first half of calendar year 2024 are outlined in the Rulemaking Calendar.

Summary of Rulemaking Activities in 4th Quarter 2023

Chapter 10-04 WAC
No change.

Chapter 10-16 WAC
Following a public hearing held on November 27, 2023, OAH filed a CR-103 on January 2, 2024, for permanent rule change. It will be effective February 2, 2024. You can view the permanent rule change here.

If you have questions, please contact the agency Rules Coordinator, Barb Cleveland at 360-407-2700 or at rulemaking@oah.wa.gov.