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California Administrative Law Research Guide: Other Resources

Other Resources

San Francisco Public Library (100 Larkin Street, 415-557-4500)
Holdings include the CCR from 1990 - current and the Z Register from 1988 - current. The Public Library is an official state depository, so they hold many published agency decisions.

San Francisco Law Library (Van Ness and McAllister/ fourth floor, War Memorial Building)
Holdings include the CCR from 1945 - current, and the Z Register from 1982 - current
The SFLL does not hold any published agency decisions.

California Office of Administrative Law
The process by which rules become regulations is governed by the Administrative Procedure Act (Government Code 11340 et. Seq.)  For more information on Administrative Procedures, call the Office of Administrative Law Reference Attorney at 916-323-6815 or email

Go to the Agency's Web Page: Agencies
Frequently information about their policies, procedures, guidelines, and emergency regulations are available.

The California State Administrative Manual (SAM)
The reference source for statewide policies, procedures, regulations and information
Hastings has at:    KFC35 .A25  6th Floor Stacks