Compilation of Rules and Regulations of the State of Georgia
Department 478 - RULES OF THE STATE PERSONNEL BOARD
ADMINISTRATIVE HISTORY

Universal Citation: GA Rules and Regs r

ADMINISTRATIVE HISTORY

The Administrative History following each Rule gives the date on which the Rule was originally filed and its effective date, as well as the date on which any amendment or repeal was filed and its effective date. Principal abbreviations used in the administrative History are as follows

f. - filed

eff. - effective

R. - Rule (Abbreviated only at the beginning of the control number)

Ch. - Chapter (Abbreviated only at the beginning of the control number)

ER. - Emergency Rule

Rev. - Revised

Note: Emergency Rules are listed in each Rule's Administrative History by Emergency Rule number, date filed and effective date. The Emergency Rule will be in effect for 120 days or until the effective date of a permanent Rule covering the same subject matter superseding this Emergency Rule is adopted, as specified by the Agency.

NOTE: The Rules and Regulations of the State Personnel Board have been accepted by the Administrative Procedure Division of the Office of Secretary of State as filed under the rule codification system of the State Personnel Board. All Rules have been declared effective on the date they were approved by the Governor.

Chapter 478-1, entitled "Rules of the State Personnel Board" has been adopted. Filed July 31, 1985; effective July 1, 1985, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.01, .03, .0 A, .0B, .0E have been amended. Filed January 9, 1986; effective December 31, 1985, as specified by the Board. Chapter 478-2 entitled "Flexible Benefits Program" has been adopted. Filed September 25, 1986; effective August 8, 1986, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.01, .03, .10, .11, .12, .14, .0 B, .0D have been amended. Filed January 15, 1987; effective December 29, 1986, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.06 has been amended. Filed May 22, 1987; effective March 26, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.01, .02 have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Subparagraphs 3.501 D., J., and K.; subparagraphs 3.502 M. and P.; paragraphs 3.504, 3.506, 3.601, 3.602, 3.063, 3.604, 3.802, 3.803, 3.804, 3.806, 3.901 and 3.903 of Rule 478-1-.03 have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Sections 4.100 and 4.300; paragraph 4.603; Section 4.800; paragraphs 4.901 and 4.902 of Rule 478-1-.04 have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Section 5.300 of Rule 478-1-.05 has been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs 6.102.1, 6.103, 6.204; subparagraphs 6.204 B., F., H., and M.; paragraphs 6.205, 6.304, 6.407; section 6.500; paragraphs 6.602, 6.604, 6.701 and section 6.900 of Rule 478-1-.06 have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Section 7.300; subparagraphs 7.401 B., C., D., and E.; paragraph 7.402 and section 7.500 of Rule 478-1-.07 have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs 9.101, 9.205, 9.207, 9.208; subparagraphs 9.209B.; section 9.300; section 9.700, and section 9.800 of Rule 478-1-.09 have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Subparagraphs 10.101B. and 10.102B.: paragraphs 10.103; subparagraph 10.103B.; paragraphs 10.201, 10.202, 10.203, 10.204, 10.301 and 10.304.1 of Rule 478-1-.10 have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs 11.103, 11.104 and 11.202 of Rule 478-1-.11 have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs 12.102.1, 12.102.2, 12.202, 12.203, 12.204, 12.205.1, 12.205.2, 12.205.3, 12.206.1; subparagraphs 12.206.1 A., C., and D.; subparagraphs 12.206.2, B. and D.; paragraph 12.206.3; subparagraph 12.206.3C.; paragraphs 12.206.4, 12.206.5, 12.206.6, 12.207, 12.301.1, 12.302.1, 12.302.2, 12.501.1, 12.501.2, 12.501.3, 12.501.4 and section 12.600 of Rule 478-1-.12 have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Section 13.100 of Rule 478-1-.13 has been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs 14.105.1, 14.105.2, 14.112, 12.205.2, 14.206, 14.207.2, 14.211, 14.212 and 14.213 of Rule 478-1-.14 have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs 15.101, 15.201, 15.201.1, 15.202, 15.203, 15.204, 15.301; subparagraphs 15.302 A., C., and D.; subparagraphs 15.402 B. and D.; paragraphs 15.403.1, 15.403.2, 15.501; subparagraph 15.501D.; section 15.600; paragraph 15.701; subparagraph 15.701B. and paragraph 15.704 of Rule 478-1-.15 have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs A.202, A.203, A.204, A205, A206.2, A.401, subparagraphs A.701D., and paragraph A.702 of Rule 478-1-.0 A have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs B.110.1, B.110.2, B.110.3; subparagraph B.110.4 b. and c.; paragraphs B.111, B.202.1, B.203.1, B.203.2, B.303.1, B.305.1, B.305.2, B.305.4; B.401, B.403.1, B.403.2, B.404.1, B.404.2, B.404.3, B.405.1, B.406, B.502, B.503.1, B.503.2, B.503.3, B.503.4, B.504, B.506.2, B.506.4, B.507, B.601, B.602, B.701, B.702, Section B.800, paragraphs B.901, B.902.2, B.903.1, B.903.2, B.904 and B.1004 of Rule 478-1-.0 B have been amended; said Rule has been further amended by the adoption of paragraphs B.305.6 and B.604. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs C.302, C.303 and Section C.400 of Rule 478-1-.0 C have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Introductory paragraph and paragraph D.104 and Section D.700 of Rule 478-1-.0 D have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph E.208, Subparagraph E.304B. and paragraph E.404 of Rule 478-1-.0 E have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs F.102, F.105, F.202, F.203, F.402.3, F.403, F.404.2, F.407.2, F.407.3, F.407.4, F.407.5, section F.600 and paragraph F.703 of Rule 478-1-.0 F have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs G.302, G.306 and G.307 of Rule 478-1-.0 G have been amended. Filed January 22, 1988; effective November 12, 1987, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph 8.200 of Rule 478-1-.08 has been amended. Filed August 2, 1988; effective July 8, 1988, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.09 has been amended by the adoption of a new paragraph 9.210. Filed August 2, 1988; effective July 8, 1988, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.01 has been amended. Filed May 17, 1989, effective January 19, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.02 has been amended. Filed May 17, 1989; effective January 19, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.03;(3)(a); (4); (4)(a); (4)(b); (4)(c) has been amended and (4)(d) adopted. Filed May 17, 1989; effective January 19, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.05 has amended paragraphs (2) and (3) and adopted (6). Filed May 17, 1989; effective January 19, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.06 has amended paragraphs (1) and (2) and adopted (3). Filed May 17, 1989; effective January 19, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.07 has been repealed and a new Rule entitled "Extended Coverage" adopted.

Rule 478-2-.07, "Termination of Coverage" was renumbered 478-2-.08. Filed May 17, 1989; effective January 19, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.08 has been repealed and a new Rule entitled "Termination of Coverage" adopted. Rule 478-2-.08, "Plan Benefits" was renumbered 478-2-.09. Filed May 17, 1989; effective January 19, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.09 has been repealed and a new Rule entitled "Plan Benefits" adopted. Rule 478-2-.09, "Request for Plan Component Additions or Modifications" was renumbered 478-2-.10. Filed May 17, 1989; effective January 19, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.10 has been adopted. Filed May 17, 1989; effective January 19, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Subparagraph 1.20AC of Rule 478-1-.01 has been amended. Filed June 9, 1989; effective November 11, 1988, as specified by the Board.

Section B.200, paragraph B.201.1 and Section B.300, paragraph B.305.5 of Rule 478-1-.0 B have been amended. Filed June 9, 1989; effective November 11, 1988, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph F.302 of Rule 478-1-.0 F has adopted subparagraph K. Filed June 9, 1989; effective November 11, 1988, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph 1.21 has been amended. Filed November 8, 1989; effective June 28, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs 2.102A, 2.102B, 2.102C, 2.102D and 2.102.I have been amended. Filed November 8, 1989; effective June 28, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs 3.801, 3.802 have been amended and Paragraph 3.803 has been repealed and reserved. Filed November 8, 1989; effective June 28, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph 10.101.B has been amended. Filed November 8, 1989; effective June 28, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph A.202 has been amended. Filed November 8, 1989; effective June 28, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Section A.800, entitled "Calculation of Salary Payments" was adopted. Filed November 8, 1989; effective June 28, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs B.105.1 and B.105.2 have been amended. Filed November 8, 1989; effective June 28, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs B.203.3, B.203.4 a, B.203.4 b and B.203.5 have been amended. Filed November 8, 1989; effective June 28, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs B.302, B.303.1 and B.305.3 have been amended. Filed November 8, 1989; effective June 28, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs B.402 and B.406 have been amended. Filed November 8, 1989; effective June 28, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs B.601 and B.603 have been amended. Filed November 8, 1989; effective June 28, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs B.1002.2, B.1002.3 have been amended and B.1002.5 adopted. Filed November 8, 1989; effective June 28, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph B.1003 has been amended and Paragraphs B.1003.1 and B.1003.2 adopted. Filed November 8, 1989; effective June 28, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph E.302 has been amended and Paragraph E.304K has been repealed and Paragraph E.305 adopted. Filed November 8, 1989; effective June 28, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Section 13.500 entitled "Working Test Management Review" has been adopted. Filed November 8, 1989; effective September 14, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs B.104, B.106.1, B.108, B.112 and B.113 have been amended and B.107 was renumbered to B.107.1 and B.107.2 adopted. Filed November 8, 1989; effective September 14, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Section B.1100 entitled "Personal Leave" has been adopted. Filed November 8, 1989; effective September 14, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph F.302.E has been amended. Filed November 8, 1989, effective September 14, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Chapter 478-3 entitled "Temporary Special Regulations For Implementation of the Central State Hospital Classified Survey" containing Rules 478-3-.01 through 478-3-.06, has been adopted. Filed November 8, 1989; effective October 16, 1989, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs 1.27 and 1.28 have been amended; Paragraph 1.35 has been amended by the adoption of subparagraphs 1 and 2. Filed June 20, 1990; effective July 1, 1990, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs 10.205, 10.205.1 through 10.205.3 have been adopted. Filed June 20, 1990; effective July 1, 1990, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs 12.202, 12.203 and 12.301.1 have been amended. Filed June 20, 1990; effective May 30, 1990, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph 12.301.1 has been amended. Filed June 20, 1990; effective July 1, 1990, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs 14.214, 14.214.1 through 14.214.4 have been adopted. Filed June 20, 1990; effective May 30, 1990, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph B.115 has been adopted. Filed June 20, 1990; effective May 30, 1990, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph B.305.2 has been amended. Filed June 20, 1990; effective May 30, 1990, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph B.1003.2 has been amended. Filed June 20, 1990; effective May 30, 1990, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.24 entitled "Random Drug Screening of Employees"; 478-1-.25 entitled "Employee Drug/Alcohol Screening"; 478-1-.26 entitled "Drug Free Public Work Force" adopted. Filed December 11, 1990; effective October 15, 1990, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph E.305 has been amended. Filed December 11, 1990; effective November 26, 1990, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-2-.01 through 478-2-.09 have been amended. Filed January 29, 1991; effective July 1, 1990, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.09 has been amended. Filed February 14, 1991; effective January 4, 1991, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.01 has amended paragraphs (12) to (19); (30), (31). Filed February 14, 1991; effective January 10, 1991, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.02 has been amended. Filed February 14, 1991; effective January 10, 1991, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.04 has been amended. Filed February 14, 1991; effective January 10, 1991, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.05 has been amended. Filed February 14, 1991; effective January 10, 1991, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.06, has been amended. Filed February 14, 1991; effective January 10, 1991, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs B.905.1 to B.905.4 have been adopted. Filed August 27, 1991; effective July 31, 1991, as specified by the Board.

Section 9.800 of Rule 478-1-.09 has been amended. Filed March 10, 1992; effective February 12, 1992, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph B.107.1 of Rule 478-1-.0 B has been amended. Filed March 10, 1992; effective February 12, 1992, as specified by the Board.

Paragraph 2.102C, and E. of Rule 478-1-.02; Paragraph 11.102 of Rule 478-1-.11; Paragraph 14.111 and 14.112 of Rule 478-1-.14; Rules 478-1-.0 B and 478-1-.0 F have been amended and Rule 478-1-.16 adopted. Filed August 11, 1992; effective July 2, 1992, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.02, .03, .06, .09, .10, .14, .0 B, .0F have been amended; Rule 478-1-.0 A has been repealed and new Rule 478-1-.17 of same title has been adopted. Filed September 3, 1992; effective August 6, 1992, as specified by the Board.

Emergency Rule 478-1-0.1-.17 was filed November 16, 1992, effective September 14, 1992, the date of adoption. This Emergency Rule shall expire in not more than 120 days immediately following its adoption on September 14, 1992, or upon adoption of permanent Rule covering the same subject matter, as specified by the Board. This Emergency Rule was adopted in order to limit the salary administration program in the area of salary increases. (This Emergency Rule will not be published; copies may be obtained from the Board.)

Rules 478-1-.03, .07, .10, .12, .13, .14 have been amended. Filed November 16, 1992; effective September 21, 1992, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.0 B, .0D, .0E, .0G have been repealed and new Rules 478-1-.18, .19, .20, .21, .22 of same titles have been adopted. Filed November 16, 1992; effective September 21, 1992, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.23 entitled "Family Leave" has been adopted. Filed January 28, 1993; effective January 1, 1993, as specified by the Board.

Emergency Rule 478-1-0.1-.17 has been repealed and a permanent Rule 478-1-.17 adopted. Rule 478-1-.17 has been further amended. Rule 478-1-.18 has been amended. Filed January 28, 1993; effective January 6, 1993, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.10, .18, .23 have been amended. Filed April 9, 1993; effective March 8, 1993, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.12, .13, .15, .17, .18, .24 have been amended; Chapter 478-3 has been repealed. Filed June 28, 1993; effective June 9, 1993, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.01, .03, .14, .18 have been amended. Filed August 10, 1993; effective July 30, 1993, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.03, .06, .23 have been amended. Filed September 23, 1993; effective September 9, 1993, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.21 has been amended. Filed October 15, 1993; effective October 6, 1993, as specified by the Board.

Section 9.800 of Rule 478-1-.09 and Paragraphs 19.101, 19.103, 19.108, 19.200, 19.300, 19.400, 19.600, 19.602, 19.605, 19.700 and 19.800 of Rule 478-1-.19 have been amended. Filed December 30, 1993; effective December 20, 1993, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.09, .11 have been amended. Filed March 9, 1994; effective March 3, 1994, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs 1.29 and 1.30 of Rule 478-1-.01 have been amended. Paragraph 10.301 of Rule 478-1-.10 has been amended. Paragraph 15.202 of Rule 478-1-.15 has been amended. Paragraphs 17.201, 17.202, 17.203.1, 17.204.1, 17.301, 17.302.1, 17.302.2, 17.303, 17.304, 17.305, 17.402.1 have been amended; paragraph 17.501 has been repealed, new paragraph, same title adopted. Section 17.800 has been adopted. Paragraph 18.203.3 of Rule 478-1-.18 has been amended. Filed June 30, 1994; effective July 1, 1994, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.01, .03, .14 and .18 have been amended. Filed July 20, 1994; effective July 7, 1994, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.09, .12, .15, .16, .17, .18 have been amended. Filed October 17, 1994; effective October 6, 1994, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.09 to .13 and .18 have been amended. Filed November 15, 1994; effective November 3, 1994, as specified by the Board.

Paragraphs 14.212 of Rules 478-1-.14; 23.107 of 478-1-.23; 24.102, 24.103, 24.403, 24.501.3, 24.601, 24.603, 24.604 of Rule 478-1-.24 have been amended and Rule 478-1-.27 adopted. Filed April 11, 1995; effective April 5, 1995, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.01, .09, .10, .11, .12, .17, .18 have been amended, .28 has been adopted. Filed July 11, 1995, effective June 30, 1995, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.05, .17, .24, .27, .28 has been amended. Filed October 30, 1995; effective October 16, 1995, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.03, .13, .21, have been amended, .29 has been adopted. Filed December 7, 1995; effective November 30, 1995, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.30 entitled "Leave Donation" has been adopted. Filed February 21, 1996; effective February 7, 1996, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.09 has been amended. Filed May 2, 1996; effective April 15, 1996, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.19 has been amended. Filed May 16, 1996; effective May 7, 1996, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.01 to .03, .08 to .12, .15, .17 to .20 have been amended. Filed December 31, 1996; effective September 20, 1996, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.01, .04, .05, .19 have been amended. Rule 478-1-.31 has been adopted. Filed December 31, 1996; effective October 1, 1996, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.01, .17, .18 have been amended. Filed December 31, 1996; effective November 18, 1996, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.03, .10, .17 have been amended. Filed February 7, 1997; effective January 29, 1997, as specified by the Board.

Chapter 478-4 entitled "Medical and Physical Examination Program: Prospective State Employees" has been adopted. Filed February 7, 1997; effective January 31, 1997, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.12, .14, .16 to .19 and Chapter 478-2 have been amended. Filed April 22, 1997; effective April 9, 1997, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.17 has been amended. Filed June 12, 1997; effective June 6, 1997, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.02, .12, .14, .15, .18, .19, .20, .24, .26 and .27 have been amended. Filed August 18, 1997; effective June 30, 1997, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.21 has been amended. Filed September 15, 1997; effective September 4, 1997, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.03, .06, .07, .08, .10, .11, .13, .16, .18, .19, .22, .23, .30, .31 have been amended. Filed October 8, 1997; effective September 25, 1997, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.01, .04, .10, .17 have been amended. Filed November 4, 1997; effective October 27, 1997, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-.1-.12, .18 to .21, .24, .28 and .30 have been amended. Filed May 19, 1998; effective April 2, 1998, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.09, .13, .14, .15, .18, .24, .28, .29 have been amended. Filed July 22, 1998; effective July 7, 1998, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.10, .20 have been amended. Filed September 21, 1998; effective September 9, 1998, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.23 has been repealed. Filed December 31, 1998; effective December 4, 1998, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.14, .20, .21 have been amended. Filed July 15, 1999; effective June 24, 1999, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.01 has been amended. Rules 478-1-.17 and .18 have been repealed and new Rules adopted. Filed July 15, 1999; effective October 1, 1999, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.18 has been amended. Filed December 9, 1999; effective November 15, 1999, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.03, .09, .12, .17, .18, .19, .22, .26 and .30 have been amended. Rule 478-1-.31 has been repealed. Filed July 31, 2000; effective July 14, 2000, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.13 has been amended. Filed May 22, 2001; effective May 3, 2001, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.17 has been amended. Filed August 22, 2001; effective August 13, 2001, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.23 has been adopted. Filed January 28, 2002; effective November 16, 2001, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.09 and .17 have been amended. Filed June 12, 2002; effective May 21, 2002, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.18 has been amended. Filed November 14, 2002; effective August 30, 2002, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.16 has been amended. Filed January 13, 2003; effective December 4, 2002, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.17 (17.900 and 17.1000) has been amended. Filed December 8, 2003; effective August 19, 2003, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.14 (14.112) and .18 (18.500) have been amended. Filed December 8, 2003; effective October 24, 2003, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.18 (18.303.1) has been amended. Filed April 27, 2004; effective April 13, 2004, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.02 (2.102.B.) has been amended. Filed June 8, 2004; effective May 25, 2004, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.15 (15.500) has been amended. Filed July 12, 2005; effective November 1, 2004, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.02 has been amended. Filed July 12, 2005; effective July 1, 2005, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.18 (18.103) has been amended. Filed October 17, 2005; effective October 4, 2005, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-2-.02 and .04 have been amended. Filed November 15, 2005; effective October 26, 2005, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.06 has been amended. Filed December 15, 2005; effective November 18, 2005, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-2-.16 (16.100) has been amended. Filed January 5, 2006; eff. Dec. 22, 2005, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.17 (17.900) and (17.1000) has been amended. Filed January 17, 2007; effective January 4, 2007, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.18 (18.1101) has been amended. Filed March 25, 2008; effective March 17, 2008, as specified by the Board.

Chapter 478-1 has been repealed and a new Chapter adopted. Filed December 23, 2008; effective December 17, 2008, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.02, .09 to .11, .16, .21, .22, .24, 478-2-.01, .02, and 478-4-.01 have been amended. Filed October 28, 2009; effective August 27, 2009.

Rule 478-1-.01 has been repealed and a new Rule entitled "Organization of the Board" adopted. Rules 478-1-.07, .16, and .21 have been amended. Filed July 30, 2010; effective July 16, 2010, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.01, .02, .05, .16, .21 to .24 amended. F. Dec. 30, 2013; eff. Sep. 25, 2013, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-4-.01, 478-4-.02 amended. F. Jan. 14, 2014; eff. Sep. 25, 2013, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.30 adopted. F. Feb. 10, 2014; eff. Jan. 6, 2014, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.14 amended. F. July 2, 2014; eff. June 20, 2014, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.04 repealed, Rule 478-1-.15 amended, Rules 478-1-.20 and .24 repealed and new rules adopted, Rules 478-1-.25, .26, .27, and .28 adopted. F. July 8, 2014; eff. June 20, 2014, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.23 amended. F. Dec. 18, 2014; eff. Dec. 12, 2014, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.16 amended. F. July 1, 2015; eff. June 25, 2015, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.19, 478-1-.23 amended. F. Oct. 9, 2015; eff. Sep. 15, 2015, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.20 amended. F. Jan. 8, 2016; eff. Dec. 29, 2015, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.02, .16 amended. Rule 478-1-.13 repealed and new rule adopted. F. Jan. 17, 2017; eff. Jan. 9, 2017, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.06 amended. F. May 31, 2017; eff. May 18, 2017, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.18 amended. F. Nov. 30, 2017; eff. Nov. 28, 2017, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.04 adopted. Rule 478-1-.25 repealed. F. Aug. 22, 2018; eff. Aug. 8, 2018, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.21 amended. Rules 478-1-.21 A through .21H adopted. F. Jan. 4, 2019; eff. Dec. 4, 2018, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.09 amended. F. Mar. 29, 2019; eff. Mar. 21, 2019, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.20 amended. F. May 29, 2019; eff. May 24, 2019, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.03, 478-1-.17 amended. F. July 29, 2019; eff. July 24, 2019, as specified by the Board.

Rules 478-1-.10, .11, .14 amended. F. Aug. 25, 2020; eff. Mar. 16, 2020, as specified by the Board.

Rule 478-1-.31 adopted. F. Aug. 25, 2020; eff. July 28, 2020, as specified by the Board.

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