Administrative Rules

Administrative Procedures Act (APA) and the Office of the Secretary of State

The Vermont Administrative Procedures Act was first adopted in 1968 (Act No. 360 of 1967 Adj.), and governs the process by which administrative rules are to be adopted by state agencies. It can be found at Title 3 V.S.A. Chapter 25.

The Office of the Secretary of State is charged with specific duties under this statute, including:

The Office of the Secretary of State has adopted the Rule on Rulemaking for the effective administration of Title 3 V.S.A. Chapter 25. Except for the Rule on Rulemaking, these web pages do not provide electronic text of rules.

If you have general questions about the rulemaking process, please contact Louise Corliss by email at louise.corliss@nullsec.state.vt.usnull or by phone at 802-828-2863.

This page was last updated: 2014-05-20