This is a listing of licensure rule change activity within the division and helpful information about rules from the North Carolina Office of Administrative Hearings.

Proposed Rule Changes

Program Rule Citation Public Comment Period Public Hearing Proposed Effective Date
Hospital and Ambulatory Surgical Facility Rules 10A NCAC 13B .2101, .2102, .2103, .2104, .2105, .3110, .3502, 10A NCAC 13C .0103, .0202, .0205, .0206, .0207, .0208, .0301 July 1, 2014 - September 2, 2014 August 20, 2014 November 1, 2014
Nursing Home Rules 10A NCAC 13D .2402, 2503 July 2, 2014 - September 2, 2014 August 5, 2014 November 1, 2014
Nursing Home Rules 10A NCAC 13D .2111, .2402, .3101, .3103, .3104, .3201, .3202, .3301-.3302, .3401, .3402, .3403, .3404 March 12, 2014 - May 10, 2014 April 29, 2014 July 1, 2014

Rules Approved by Rules Review Commission

Program Rule Citation Public Comment Period Public Hearing Effective Date
Certificate of Need Rules 10A NCAC 14C .0102, .0302, .1701, .1702,. 1703, .1704, .1705, .3301, .3302, .3303, .3305 September 19, 2012 - November 5, 2012 October 31, 2012 January 1, 2013
EMS Rule 10A NCAC 13P .0221 November 7, 2011 - January 30, 2012 January 24, 2012 July 1, 2012
EMS Rule 10A NCAC 13P .0511 June 30, 2012 - August 14, 2012 August 7, 2012 January 1, 2013
EMS Rules 10A NCAC 13P .0701-.0702 and .1501-.1509 August 16, 2012 - October 1, 2012 September 18, 2012 January 1, 2013
Hospital and Ambulatory Surgical Facility Rules 10A NCAC 13B .3110, .3502, 13C .0202, .0205, .0301 February 22, 2014 - March 14, 2014 March 11, 2014 May 1, 2014
Nursing Home Rule 10A NCAC 13D .2210 October 1, 2013 - December 18, 2013 November 19, 2013 April 1, 2014
Nursing Home Rules 10A NCAC 13D .2101, .2110, .2209, .2304, .2308, .2605, .2606, .2607, .2701 February 1, 2012 - April 2, 2012 March 21, 2012 July 1, 2012
Nursing Home Rules 10A NCAC 13D .2105, .2106, .2107, .2202, .2203, .2210, .2301, .2303, .2306, .2604, .3001, .3002, .3011-.3016, .3021-.3030, .3033 August 16, 2012 - October 1, 2012 September 19, 2012 January 1, 2013
Overnight Respite Rules 10A NCAC 14D .0101-.0801 June 30, 2012 - August 14, 2012 August 7, 2012 October 1, 2012
Overnight Respite Rules 10A NCAC 14D .0101-.0801 October 10, 2011 - October 31, 2011 October 12, 2011 January 1, 2012
Pre-admission Screening for Adult Care Home Residents 10A NCAC 14K .0101 December 12, 2012 - January 2, 2013 December 21, 2012 March 1, 2013
Radiation Protection Rules 15A NCAC 11 .0104, .0105, .0117, .0301, .0303, .0304, .0305, .0309, .0317, .0318, .0321, .0322, .0325-.0326 .0328, .0331, .0333, .0334, .0338, .0352, .0358, .0361, .0362, .1004, .1604, .1626, .1633, and .1648 May 30, 2013 - July 15, 2013 July 10, 2013 October 1, 2013
State Medical Facilities Plan Rules 10A NCAC 14B .0101-.0141, .0150, .0152-.0161, .0163-.0193, .0194-.0195, .0201-.0207, .0209-.0246, .0251-.0285, .0289, .0291-.0295 November 22, 2011 - February 13, 2012 February 7, 2012 April 1, 2012

North Carolina Office of Administrative Hearings

North Carolina Register

The North Carolina Register is issued twice a month by the North Carolina Office of Administrative Hearings (OAH). G.S. 150B requires some rules and notices to be published in the North Carolina Register. You can find the division's rules and notices that are put in the North Carolina Register on the OAH website.

North Carolina Office of Administrative Hearings Proposed Temporary Rules Listing

G.S. 150B-21.1 requires the North Carolina Office of Administrative Hearings (OAH) to post all proposed temporary rules and notices on their website. You can find the division's proposed temporary rules and notices on the OAH website.