Business Programs Division

Business Entity Names 

The proposed regulations were submitted to the Office of Administrative Law, the state agency responsible for reviewing and approving state regulations. The 45-day written public comment period is on October 23, 2020 through December 7, 2020. Any interested person or their authorized representative, may submit written comments pertaining to the proposed regulation. No hearing date is scheduled; however, any interested person, or their authorized representative, can submit a written request for a public hearing no later than 15 days prior to the close of the written comment period.

Information Technology Division

Digital Signatures (Certificate of Compliance)

The proposed regulations were submitted to the Office of Administrative Law, the state agency responsible for reviewing and approving state regulations. These proposed regulations are a certificate of compliance action to make the emergency regulations currently in effect, permanent. The emergency regulations can be accessed at: https://www.sos.ca.gov/administration/regulations/current-regulations/technology/emergency-digital-signatures.

The 45-day written public comment period is November 13, 2020 through December 31, 2020. Any interested person, or their authorized representative, may submit written comments pertaining to the proposed regulations. No hearing date has been scheduled; however, any interested person, or their authorized representative, can submit a written request for a public hearing no later than 15 days prior to the close of the written comment period.

Elections Division

Access to Voter Registration Information

The proposed regulations were submitted to the Office of Administrative Law, the state agency responsible for reviewing and approving state regulations. The 45-day written public comment period will begin on November 27, 2020, and will go through January 11, 2021. Any interested person, or their authorized representative, may submit written comments pertaining to the changes in the text of the proposed regulations. The written comment period closes at 5:00 p.m. on January 11, 2021. No hearing date has been scheduled; however, any interested person, or their authorized representative, can submit a written request for a public hearing no later than Monday, December 28, 2020.