California Board of Accountancy

Decisions Pending

Proposed Regulation Regarding Credentials Evaluation Service Status and Form

Regulation Notice

Text of Proposal

Initial Statement of Reasons

The California Board of Accountancy will conduct a regulatory hearing on March 17, 2016. Written comments must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on March 14, 2016.


Proposed Regulation Regarding Peer Review - Exclusions

Regulation Notice

Text of Proposal

Initial Statement of Reasons

15-Day Notice of Document Added to the Rulemaking File

The California Board of Accountancy is preparing a Final Statement of Reasons.


Proposed Regulation Regarding Fees

Regulation Notice

Text of Proposal

Initial Statement of Reasons

The California Board of Accountancy is preparing a Final Statement of Reasons.


Proposed Regulation Regarding Experience in Academia as Qualifying Experience for CPA Licensure

Regulation Notice

Text of Proposal

Initial Statement of Reasons

Notice of Hearing Date and Time Change

15 - Day Notice of Modified Text

Approved Regulatory Text

Final Statement of Reasons

The Office of Administrative Law has approved this rulemaking, and it becomes effective January 1, 2016. A printed copy of the Final Statement of Reasons wil be provided upon request.



Laws and Regulations Relevant to Current Public Proceedings


Opportunities for Public Participation

The California Board of Accountancy's Regulation Hearings are usually included as an agenda item within a CBA Meeting. The dates of all CBA Meetings are posted on the CBA Calendar. Agendas are posted 10 days prior to the meeting.


How to Participate

Any person interested may present statements or arguments orally or in writing relevant to the actions proposed at a hearing. Hearing dates, times, and location are announced within the regulation notices.


Written comments, including those sent by mail, facsimile, or e-mail to the addresses listed in each notice under Contact Person, must be received no later than the date and time stated in each notice, or must be received by the California Board of Accountancy at the hearing. If submitted at a hearing, it is requested, although not required, that 25 copies be made available for distribution to CBA members and staff. You may submit your comments on Draft Regulations - If you submit a comment, you have the right to request a copy of the final statement of reasons.