Oversight through Administrative Rule Review

Some legislatures have authority to review existing rules; many legislatures have authority to review proposed rules.  These powers vary widely across the states.

Click on a state to see that state’s rating.

State Oversight through Committees Rating
AlabamaLimited
AlaskaLimited
ArizonaMinimal
ArkansasModerate
CaliforniaMinimal
ColoradoHigh
ConnecticutModerate
DelawareMinimal
FloridaModerate
GeorgiaMinimal
HawaiiMinimal
IdahoModerate
IllinoisHigh
IndianaMinimal
IowaModerate
KansasLimited
KentuckyLimited
LouisianaModerate
MaineMinimal
MarylandModerate
MassachusettsMinimal
MichiganMinimal
MinnesotaModerate
MississippiMinimal
MissouriModerate
MontanaLimited
NebraskaMinimal
NevadaHigh
New HampshireModerate
New JerseyLimited
New MexicoMinimal
New YorkLimited
North CarolinaModerate
North DakotaLimited
OhioModerate
OklahomaLimited
OregonMinimal
PennsylvaniaLimited
Rhode IslandMinimal
South CarolinaModerate
South DakotaLimited
TennesseeModerate
TexasMinimal
UtahModerate
VermontLimited
VirginiaMinimal
WashingtonLimited
West VirginiaLimited
WisconsinHigh
WyomingMinimal