Rules and Regulations, 1956-2016 | State Archives Catalog
The rules and regulations promulgated by various state agencies, boards and commissions are filed with the Secretary of State per the Rhode Island Administrative Procedures Act. Per R.I.G.L. 42-35-4(a):
No later than thirty (30) days following the adoption of a rule each agency shall file forthwith in the office of the secretary of state a certified copy of each such rule, and shall certify its compliance with the procedural requirements of R.I.G.L. 42-35-3. The secretary of state shall keep a permanent register of the rules open to public inspection.