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The Commission, in R.09-12-001, proposes and solicits comment on proposed amendments to Rule 2.1 of the Commission’s Rules of Practice and Procedure. Cal. Code of Reg. Title 20, Division 1, Ch. 1. Pursuant to Government Code §§ 11346.4 and 11351, and California Code of Regulations, Title 1, §§ 1-120, notice of these proposed amendments was published on August 14, 2015. This publication starts the 45-day notice and comment period, which closes at 5:00 p.m. on September 28, 2015.
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