Board to Consider Updates to Draft Expedited Cases Regulations and First Draft of Reasonable Accommodation Regulations in December

The Board will consider updates to draft regulations related to expedited cases as well as the first draft of regulations regarding requests for accommodation at the regularly scheduled December 9, 2021 Board meeting.

The Board discussed the first draft of the proposed expedited case regulations at the October meeting and recommended changes as a result of the comments received from stakeholders. The updated text of the proposed draft is available at: https://perb.ca.gov/wp-content/uploads/regulations/Proposed-Revised-Expedited-Cases-Regulations-32147-and-32305.pdf

In October the Board also approved the preparation of a rulemaking package to add new PERB regulations governing requests for accommodation. The Board will discuss the proposed text of the draft regulations on the 9th. The text of the proposed draft is available at: https://perb.ca.gov/wp-content/uploads/regulations/Draft-Proposed-PERB-Regulation-32142-Request-for-Accomodation.pdf

PERB is inviting members of the public to comment during PERB’s regularly scheduled Board meeting of December 9, 2021, or in writing prior to or during the meeting. Please email comments to the Board care of Cheryl Shelly, Cheryl.Shelly@perb.ca.gov.

The Board agenda, including instructions on how to log into the meeting, can be found at: https://perb.ca.gov/wp-content/uploads/board/meetings/agenda-20211209.pdf

The status of PERB rulemaking efforts can be found at: https://perb.ca.gov/laws-and-regulations/rulemaking/