GaPSC Rules

Rules of the Georgia Professional Standards Commission

Current Rules

Proposed Rules (August 1, 2022):


The Rulemaking Public Notice and Instructions for Submitting Comments are below.
Public Comment Period: August 1, 2022 -- August 30, 2022
Rulemaking Public Notice
Notice is hereby given that, pursuant to the authority contained in Official Code of Georgia Title 20, it is proposed that the Professional Standards Commission initiate rulemaking procedures in accordance with Georgia Administrative Procedures Act so as to provide for:

Initiation Date: July 14, 2022
(1) repealing the current rule in Chapter 505-2- Certification, effective October 15, 2022, as follows: 505-2-.168; (2) initiating the current rule in Chapter 505-2- Certification, effective October 15, 2022, as follows: 505-2-.168; (3) repealing the current rule in Chapter 505-3- Educator Preparation Rules, effective October 15, 2022, as follows: 505-3-.111; (4) initiating the current rule in Chapter 505-3- Educator Preparation Rules, effective October 15, 2022, as follows: 505-3-.111; (5) repealing the current rule in Chapter 505-6- Professional Practices, effective October 15, 2022, as follows: 505-6-.01; (6) initiating the current rule in Chapter 505-6- Professional Practices, effective October 15, 2022, as follows: 505-6-.01.


Instructions For Submitting Comments
All interested persons shall be afforded reasonable opportunity to submit data, views, or arguments orally or in writing. Anyone interested in making a written statement may do so by submitting it to RulesComments@GaPSC.com or mail to Rules Comments, Georgia Professional Standards Commission, 200 Piedmont Avenue, SE, Suite 1716, Atlanta, Georgia 30334-9032. It is requested that such a statement be delivered on or before August 30, 2022. Opportunity for oral hearing shall be granted if requested by 25 persons who will be directly affected by the proposed rule, by a governmental subdivision, or by an association having not less than 25 members.

The Professional Standards Commission will consider the proposed rules during its regular meeting on September 8, 2022, currently scheduled to be held virtually at approximately 4:00 p.m.

For details, you can access the entire Public Notice document and proposed rules below:

All rules, indexes, and notices are posted as pdf (Portable Document Format) files.