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CEQA Guidelines

2012 SB 226 Rulemaking

The Secretary for the California Natural Resources Agency has adopted CEQA Guidelines implementing Public Resources Code section 21094.5 and 21094.5.5 (SB 226 - Infill Streamlining). The entire rulemaking package filed with OAL on January 4, 2013, including the final adopted regulations, can be found here:

Documents Uploaded During the Rulemaking Process for SB 226

2009 SB 97 Rulemaking

As directed by SB97, the Natural Resources Agency adopted Amendments to the CEQA Guidelines for greenhouse gas emissions on December 30, 2009. On February 16, 2010, the Office of Administrative Law approved the Amendments, and filed them with the Secretary of State for inclusion in the California Code of Regulations. The Amendments will become effective on March 18, 2010.

Documents Uploaded During the Rulemaking Process for SB 97

If you have any questions, please contact Heather Baugh.

Heather Baugh
(916) 653-5481

Past Rulemakings

Guidelines as amended July 27, 2007

Note from the Legal Team

Go to the link provided, select "list of CCR titles," choose "Title 14," and the CEQA guidelines can be found in Division 6, Chapter 3.