​​​Rulemaking is the process of drafting rules with public input. Procedures for rulemaking in the state are outlined in the Minnesota Administrative Procedure Act, Minnesot​a Statutes Chapter 14, and the rules of the Office of Administrative Hearings, Minnesota Administrative Rules, Chapter 1400.

The Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS) adopts rules to implement or make specific a law applicable to DPS. This includes notifying the public of intent to adopt rules and maintaining a public rulemaking docket.

Rulemaking Projects Under Active Consideration

Vest Reimbursement Program; RD 4822

Request for Comments published August 21, 2023.

For more details on this rule, please go to the following DPS web page: Public Safety Vest Reimbursement Program

Completed Rulemaking Projects

View a list of completed rulemaking p​roje​cts.

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Agency Rulemaking Contact: 
Kim Parker