Regulations

The regulations are available for viewing or downloading in Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format. Dates shown in (parentheses) should be the latest effective date of the regulations, reflecting any amendments.

Although every effort has been made to ensure that there are no discrepancies, the official electronic versions of the Department's regulations are available on the Secretary of State's website, pursuant to RIGL §§ 42-35-4.1. There are various search options on this page. You can also sign up for e-mail notification of pending and final regulatory actions by going to http://sos.ri.gov/rules/freshregs/.

DEM's Regulatory Agendas for 2018, Mid-Year 2017, 2017, Mid-Year 2016, 2016, Mid-Year 2015, 2015, Mid-Year 2014, 2014, Mid-Year 2013, 2013, Mid-Year 2012, 2012, Mid-Year 2011, 2011, Mid-Year 2010, 2010, Mid-Year 2009, 2009, 2008 Update, 2008, 2007 Update, 2007, 2006 Update, 2006, 2005 Update, 2005, 2004 Update, 2004, 2003 Update, 2003, 2002, 2001 and 2000

 

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Rev. 11/2/2017

Proposed Regulations
Secretary of State's Rules Tracker (email notice of proposed actions)
Administrative Adjudication
Agriculture
  • Agriculture Forms
  • Animal Health  
    Pesticides  
    Farmland Topics  
    Marketing & Promotion  
    Grant Programs

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    Air Pollution
    Air Pollution

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    Coastal Resources
    Compliance and Inspection
    Forests
    Hunting & Fishing
    Marine Fisheries  
    Boating  
    Hunting and Freshwater Fishing  
    Wildlife

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    Law Enforcement
    Legal Services
    Parks & Recreation
    Planning & Development
    Waste Management
    Waste Management


    Hazardous, Medical and Dredging Waste


    Site Remediation Regulations


    Underground Storage Tank Regulations


    Solid Waste Regulations:


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    Water Resources
    Water Resources


    Stormwater


    OWTS


    Wetlands

    RIPDES


    Dredging


    Water/Groundwater Quality


    Grants/Financing


    Well Drillers


    Wastewater/Sludge


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    Rules and Regulations for Water Supply Management Planning- click here to go to the State of Rhode Island Water Resources Board Website