Rules and Regulations

RULES and REGULATIONS

Notice of Intent to Adopt Rules and Regulations

The Wyoming Board of Professional Engineers and Professional Land Surveyors hereby give public notice pursuant to W.S. 16-3-103, that it intends to amend Chapters 1-3, 5, and 6 of its rules. The proposed amendments are necessary to enforce the practice Act and regulate the practice of professional engineering and professional land surveying. The proposed amendments are also for the purpose of incorporating the Uniform Public Record Rules and updating incorporation of the Uniform Rules for Contested Case Practice and Procedure adopted by the Office of Administrative Hearings, clarify existing rule language; update education and application requirements; and clarify language for greater consistency with provisions the Board's Practice Act, W.S. 33-29-2017 through 33-29-801.

Copies of the proposed rules in strike and underscore format may be obtained online at: https://rules.wyo.gov/Search.aspx?Agency=037&Program=0001
OR upon request to Shannon Stanfill at the Board office at 6920 Yellowtail Road, Suite 100, Cheyenne WY 82002.

The Board welcomes all comments and suggestions on the proposed changes to its rules and regulations. Comments may be emailed to wyopepls@wyo.gov or delivered to the Board office. Comments must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on January 3, 2018. Any individual who comments on the rules may request the that Board provide a statement of principal reasons for overruling the individual's comments. If requested, the statement will be issued within thirty (30) days after the Board's action.

A public hearing will be held by the Board if requested by twenty-five (25) persons, by a governmental subdivision, or by an association having not less than twenty-five (25) members. Requests for a hearing should be directed to the Board at the above address by the date specified above. Notice of the hearing will be provided to all persons making a timely request therefore.

The Rules changes along with the Statement of Principal Reasons are also available through this link: Proposed Rules 2017.
http://governor.wy.gov