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STATE AGENCY REGULATIONS. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT. Permits Legislature to invalidate state agency regulations by separate resolution of either House. Defines "state agency" as excluding the courts, Legislature and certain other entities. Defines "regulation" as excluding matters of internal management and prescribed forms. Prohibits the denial of legal rights or privileges by agencies except by regulations duly promulgated in accordance with law. Provides that legislative invalidation shall not be considered an exhaustible administrative remedy. Provides that no regulation shall be construed to alter, amend, repeal, limit, expand, or supersede laws enacted by the Legislature. Applies generally to existing and future regulations. Financial impact: no direct effect; could have significant indirect effects, depending upon extent of legislative invalidation.
Honorable Paul Carpenter, 5851 Karen Avenue, Cypress, Ca 90630
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State Agency Regulations California Initiative 221 (1979).