Considering Nonsubstantive Changes

Mike Broschinsky Rulemaking, Uncategorized

After a decision has been made to change a rule, one of the first questions a rulewriter should ask is, “Is this change substantive or nonsubstantive?” A nonsubstantive change differs from a substantive change in the following ways: a nonsubstantive change is not published in the Utah State Bulletin; a nonsubstantive change is not subject to a comment period; and …