Regulations expand on laws to give them details in their execution. Agencies write up these rules.
How to Understand the Document
Search the Regulations Database. 1) You can do a word search in the Keyword(s) field, or limit your search by Agency. 2) The records should come with full text copies of the regulations.
Each regulation could be different, but they should have their parts numbered, for example section numbers.
About This Resource
- Each agency numbers its regulations differently.
Access to Information
- Regulations Database has full-texts of all state regulations that are presently in effect.
- Consult Rhode Island State Library for historical research.