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Proposed Amendments to the State Board of Health Rules
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The Office of Administrative Rules (OAR) is responsible for publishing The Oklahoma Administrative Code and The Oklahoma Register and implementing the provisions of Article 1 of the Administrative Procedures Act [Title 75 Oklahoma Statutes (O.S.) Section 250 et seq.]. The OAR maintains the official records of the state's rules and rulemaking notices, and provides assistance to approximately 150 regulatory agencies in the rulemaking process. All proposed rules are first published as a Notice of Rulemaking Intent in the Oklahoma Register.

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PROPOSED RULE AMENDMENTS

COMMENT PERIOD

PUBLIC HEARING

REQUESTS FOR COMMENTS FROM BUSINESS ENTITIES

THE OKLAHOMA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE and REGISTER

CONTACTS

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PROPOSED RULE AMENDMENTS 

The comment period for the following rule Chapters is now closed. The final proposed rule for action by the Board of Health is now linked below. The following rule chapters are proposed for amendment after public comment and hearing. The links below open an Adobe (TM) document that contains documentation of the rulemaking record. These rule chapter amendments are  scheduled for consideration for adoption at the February 14, 2017, meeting of the Board of Health.

COMMENT PERIOD: December 15, 2016, through January 17, 2016
COMMENT HEARING DATE: January 17, 2017
BOARD OF HEALTH CONSIDERS: February 14, 2017

Summary of proposed rule changes for February 2017 Board consideration. File link

CHAPTER 250.  FEE SCHEDULE FOR CONSUMER HEALTH SERVICES: NRI and Rule Public Packet PDF 127 KB

       Final Rule, Impact Statement and Public Comment Summary 

CHAPTER 615.  AMBULATORY SURGICAL CENTERS: NRI and Rule Public Packet PDF 103 KB

Revised Rule Impact Statement 12-21-2016

Final Rule, Impact Statement and Public Comment Summary 

CHAPTER 663.  CONTINUUM OF CARE AND ASSISTED LIVING: NRI and Rule Public Packet PDF 89 KB

Revised Rule Impact Statement 12-21-2016

Final Rule, Impact Statement and Public Comment Summary 

CHAPTER 667.  HOSPITAL STANDARDS: NRI and Rule Public Packet PDF 154 KB

Revised Rule Impact Statement 12-21-2016

Final Rule, Impact Statement and Public Comment Summary 

CHAPTER 675.  NURSING AND SPECIALIZED FACILITIES: NRI and Rule Public Packet PDF 170 KB

Revised Rule Impact Statement 12-21-2016

Final Rule, Impact Statement and Public Comment Summary

CHAPTER 680.  RESIDENTIAL CARE HOMES: NRI and Rule Public Packet PDF 127 KB

Revised Rule Impact Statement 12-21-2016

Final Rule, Impact Statement and Public Comment Summary    

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COMMENT PERIOD 

The comment period for the proposed rule amendments is specified in the proposed rulemaking documents linked above. Interested persons may informally discuss the proposed rules with the contact person identified in the Notice of Rulemaking Intent; or may, through the end of the comment period, submit written comment to the contact person; or may, at the hearing, ask to present written or oral views.

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PUBLIC HEARING 

Pursuant to Title 75 O.S. Section 303(A), a notice of public hearing for proposed rulemaking shall include the date, location address, room number, and time.  At the discretion of the presiding official, the meeting may continue beyond the scheduled end time if it is necessary to receive all comments from the public.  Interested persons may attend for the purpose of submitting data, views or concerns, orally or in writing, about the rule proposals. Public hearing information will be posted here when applicable.

The date, time and location of the public hearing for the proposed rulemaking is specified in the proposed rulemaking documents linked above.Those wishing to present oral comments should be present at that time to register to speak. The hearing will close at the conclusion of those registering to speak having spoken. Interested persons may attend for the purpose of submitting data, views or concerns, orally or in writing, about the rule proposal described and summarized in this Notice.

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REQUESTS FOR COMMENTS FROM BUSINESS ENTITIES  

Business entities affected by proposed rules are requested to provide the agency with information, in dollar amounts if possible, the increase in level of direct costs such as fees, indirect costs such as reporting, record keeping, equipment, construction, labor, professional services, revenue loss, or other costs expected to be incurred by a particular business entity due to compliance with the proposed rules. Business entities may submit this information in writing during the comment period posted here, or at the announced public hearing.

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THE OKLAHOMA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE and REGISTER 

The Oklahoma Secretary of State's Office of Administrative Rules (OAR) is responsible for publishing The Oklahoma Administrative Code and The Oklahoma Register. The OAR maintains the official records of the state's rules and rulemaking notices, and provides assistance to approximately 150 regulatory agencies in the rulemaking process. Unofficial copies of recently adopted rules available on our Website are also posted on the Website of The Oklahoma Administrative Code and The Oklahoma Register.

The Oklahoma Administrative Code is the official compilation of agency rules and executive orders for the State of Oklahoma. The Oklahoma State Department of Health rules are located in Title 310 of The Oklahoma Administrative Code.

The Oklahoma Register is a semi-monthly publication which serves as supplementation between publication of the annual supplements. The Oklahoma Register includes new rules, amendments, revisions and revocations of existing rules, emergency rules, notices of proposed rules and the rulemaking process and executive orders.

The Oklahoma Register, The Oklahoma Administrative Code, and the latest Supplement are available for use by the public at depository libraries throughout the state and at most county clerk's offices, as well as at the OAR, and the Jan Eric Cartwright Memorial Library. The Register, Code and Supplement are also available for purchase. The Office of Administrative Rules' order forms for the Register, Code and Supplement are available on the Oklahoma Secretary of State's Website at http://www.sos.state.ok.us/oar/oar_order.htm.

Access to proposed administrative rules is also available on the Oklahoma Public Administrative Rule Search Website. This Website provides users the availability to view all proposed rules submitted through the online portal to the Governor's Office, the House, and Senate. Users can also view actions taken on proposed rules by the State of Oklahoma Governor's Office.

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CONTACTS 

OSDH Agency Rule Liaison
Oklahoma State Department of Health
1000 NE 10th St.
Oklahoma City, OK 73117
Phone: (405) 271-6868
E-mail: Click here!

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