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Current Rulemaking Activity

Proposed Amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to the Cost Recovery Fees for Extraordinary Accreditation Activities

This rulemaking action proposes amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR) sections 80691 and 80692 related to Cost Recovery Fees for Extraordinary Accreditation Activities pursuant to EC section 44374.5.

April 14, 2017

Proposed Amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to the Reauthorization of Elementary Subject Matter Programs to Meet the Subject Matter Requirement for Teaching Credentials

This rulemaking action proposes amendments and additions to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR) related to the reauthorization of elementary subject matter programs to meet the subject matter requirement for teaching credentials as approved by the Commission at the June 2016 meeting.

December 28, 2016

Proposed Amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to the Period of Validity of Examinations for Certification

This rulemaking action proposes amendments and additions to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR) related to the period of validity of examinations for certification as approved by the Commission at the June 2016 meeting. The proposed amendments also include general clean-up of the regulation section.

December 14, 2016

Proposed Additions and Amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to Teaching Permit for Statutory Leave (TPSL)

This rulemaking action proposes amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR) Sections 80022 and 80025.3 pertaining to the Teaching Permit for Statutory Leave and day-to-day substitute teaching.

August 23, 2016

Proposed Amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to the Supplementary Authorization in Computer Science

This rulemaking action proposes amendments and additions to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR) related to the Supplementary Authorization in Computer Science as approved by the Commission at the June 2015 meeting. The proposed amendments also include general clean-up of the regulation section.

April 4, 2016

Proposed Amendments and Deletions to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to the Reading and Literacy Added Authorization and Reading and Literacy Leadership Specialist Credential

The proposed regulations implement, interpret, and make specific EC sections 44254 and 44265 pertaining to documents that authorize reading instruction in California's public schools.

February 29, 2016

Proposed Amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to Adding a New Teaching or Content Area to an Existing General Education Teaching Credential

This rulemaking action proposes amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR) Section 80499 to clarify and make specific the English learner requirement for adding a teaching or content area to a general education teaching credential.

February 29, 2016

Proposed Amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to a Complete Paper Application Packet

This rulemaking action proposes amendments and additions to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR) related to the submission of a complete paper application packet as approved by the Commission at the August 2014 meeting. The proposed amendments also include general clean-up of the regulation section.

December 3, 2015

Proposed Addition and Amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to Administrative Services Credentials

This rulemaking action proposes amendments to 5 California Code of Regulations Section 80054 pertaining to California prepared administrators and the addition of Section 80054.1 to clarify and interpret the provision of the Education Code pertaining to the requirements for the preliminary and clear Administrative Services Credential for administrators prepared outside California.

July 27, 2015

Proposed Addition to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to Annual Accreditation Fees

This rulemaking action proposes amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations to implement, interpret, and make specific Education Code section 44374.5 that authorized the Commission to implement an annual accreditation fee schedule.

January 27, 2015

Notice of Proposed Emergency Rulemaking Pertaining to Annual Accreditation Fees

Senate Bill 858 (Chap. 32, Stats. 2014) amended Education Code section 44374.5 to authorize the Commission to develop and implement an annual accreditation fee plan for ongoing accreditation activities. The purpose of the proposed annual accreditation fees is to implement a cost sharing plan for the ongoing accreditation activities.

June 23, 2014

Proposed Amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to Designated Subjects Special Subjects Teaching Credentials

This rulemaking action proposes amendments to 5 California Code of Regulations Section 80037 to establish a Special Teaching Authorization in Physical Education for holders of Designated Subjects Special Subjects Teaching Credentials in Basic Military Drill and Reserve Officer Training Corps. The proposed amendments also include general clean-up of outdated language in the existing regulation.

September 19, 2014

Proposed Amendments Clarifying a Superintendent's Reporting Requirement as to a Credential Holder's Change in Employment Status
The proposed amendments to California Code of Regulations, title 5, Section 80303 will clarify the requirement for a superintendent to report when a school district takes an adverse employment action against a credential holder. Additionally, the proposed changes will clarify procedures that may be used by the public to report a superintendent who fails to submit a required report to the Commission on Teacher Credentialing within thirty days of the final action by the district.

April 10, 2014

Proposed Addition to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to Cost Recovery Fees for Accreditation Activities

This rulemaking action proposes additions to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations to implement, interpret, and make specific Education Code section 44374.5 that authorizes the Commission to implement a cost recovery plan for specified accreditation activities.

October 25, 2013

Notice of Proposed Emergency Rulemaking Pertaining to Cost Recovery Fees for Accreditation Activities

Assembly Bill 86 (Chap. 48, Stats. 2013) added Education Code section 44374.5 and authorizes the Commission to develop and implement a cost recovery plan for specified accreditation activities. The purpose of the proposed cost recovery fees are to implement a cost sharing plan for the specified accreditation activities.

October 7, 2013

Proposed Addition of 5 California Code of Regulations §80033 Pertaining to Intern Teaching Credentials

This rulemaking action proposes the addition of §80033 to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations pertaining to intern teaching credentials as approved by the Commission at the April 2013 meeting.

February 20, 2014

Proposed Amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to English Learner Authorizations for California Prepared Teachers and the World Language: English Language Development Content Area Authorization
This rulemaking action proposes amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR) pertaining to English learner authorizations for California prepared teachers and the World Language: English Language Development (ELD) content area as approved by the Commission at the March 2013 meeting.

April 26, 2013

Proposed Amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to Adding a Teaching or Content Area to a General Education Teaching Credential
This rulemaking action proposes amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR) related to adding a teaching or content area to a general education teaching credential as approved by the Commission at the March 2013 meeting. The proposed amendments also include general clean-up of the regulation section.

April 26, 2013

Proposed Amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations Pertaining to Teaching and Services Permits
This rulemaking action proposes amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations (CCR) related to teaching and services permits as approved by the Commission at the January 2013 meeting. The proposed amendments also include general clean-up of the emergency permit regulation sections.

March 1, 2013

Proposed Amendments Pertaining to Administrative Services Credential
The proposed amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations will clarify and interpret the Education Code sections pertaining to the requirements for California-prepared candidates seeking Administrative Services Credentials in California.

February 11, 2013

Proposed Amendments and Deletions to 5 California Code of Regulations Pertaining to Reading and Literacy Added Authorization and Leadership Specialist Credential
The proposed amendments to Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations are to implement the recommendations of the Reading Advisory Panel. The amendments change the title of the Reading Certificate to the Reading and Literacy Added Authorization, add National Board Certification as a route to earn the added authorization, and update the requirements and authorization statement. The amendments also change the title of the Specialist Instruction Credential in Reading and Language Arts to the Reading and Literacy Leadership Specialist Credential and update the requirements and authorization statement.

April 13, 2011

Updated April 13, 2017