Proposed New Regulations and Amendments to Existing Regulations

The following is a list of notices, by date of publication, for proposed new Department of Higher Education (DHE) regulations or amendments to existing DHE regulations. Click on a link to view the corresponding notice; either the proposed new regulation or, in the case of amendments, a redline reflecting the proposed changes to the existing regulation; and other related documents.

All persons interested in submitting comments on a proposed new regulation or changes to an existing regulation may do so in writing by the date indicated in the notice. Please refer to the full notice for the email and mailing addresses for submitting comments. DHE is not required to respond to comments; however, all comments received by the date indicated in the notice will be reviewed and considered.

The date published is the date the notice appeared in the newspaper and the Massachusetts Register and marks the beginning of the 21-day public-comment period, pursuant to M.G.L. c. 30A, s. 3.

Published December 29, 2017

Notice of Public Hearing

PDF 610 CMR 12.00: Notice of Hearing

Proposed New Regulations

610 CMR 12.00 Operation of Massachusetts Degree-Granting Institutions under the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA)

PDF Proposed 610 CMR 12.00
PDF 610 CMR 12.00 Statement of Fiscal and Small Business Impact