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The process of developing or modifying regulations is called rulemaking. Rulemaking by state agencies is governed by the Administrative Procedures Act (ORS Chapter 183) and the Attorney General's administrative rules (OAR 137-001-0007 through OAR 137-001-0100).
Rulemaking Process Fact Sheet
Oregon Revised Statutes (ORS) are adopted, repealed and amended by the Oregon legislature and signed into law by the Governor.
These Oregon Administrative Rules (OARs) are implemented by the OLCC. These regulations are proposed by OLCC and adopted, repealed and amended by the Commission.
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