November 13, 2017
Pursuant to the requirements of Government Code section 11346.8 (c), and section 44 of Title 1 of the California Code of Regulations, the California State Auditor is providing notice of further changes made to proposed regulation sections 61201 and 61216 of Title 2 of the California Code of Regulations covering the California Healthcare, Research and Prevention Tobacco Tax Act of 2016. These further changes are attached and made in response to written comments regarding the proposed regulations received during a 15-day public comment period that ended October 31, 2017. Text proposed to be added for the third 15-day public comment period is displayed in dotted underline type. Text proposed to be deleted for the third 15-day public comment period is displayed in dotted strikethrough type.
Copies of the exact language of the changes to the proposed regulations may also be viewed on the State Auditor's website at www.auditor.ca.gov or by making a request to the contact person listed below.
If you have any comments regarding the changes to the proposed regulations, the California State Auditor will accept written comments between November 13, 2017 and November 28, 2017. All written comments must be submitted to the California State Auditor no later than 5:00 p.m. on November 28, 2017, and addressed to:
Brianna Behnoud, Legal Support Specialist
California State Auditor's Office
Office of Legal Services
621 Capitol Mall, Suite 1200
Sacramento, CA 95814
Fax: (916) 323-0913
All written comments received by November 28, 2017, which pertain to the indicated changes, will be reviewed and responded to by the California State Auditor's staff as part of the compilation of the rulemaking file.