Welcome to the State of California Acupuncture Board

Public Participation in the Rulemaking Process

The public may participate in the rulemaking/regulatory process by submitting written comments to the Board or by presenting oral comments at Board meetings. When the Board proposes to adopt, amend, or repeal one of its regulations (Title 16, California Code of Regulations, section 1399.400 et seq.), the public is provided an opportunity to submit written comments during the noticed public comments period. Written comments may also be submitted to the Board, either at the meeting or by submitting them to the Board's Executive Officer by mail, facsimile, or e-mail to the addresses below:

Terri Thorfinnson, Executive Officer
Acupuncture Board
1747 N. Market Blvd., Suite 180,
Sacramento, CA 95834
Fax No.: (916) 515-5200
E-Mail address: acupuncture@dca.ca.gov

The backup contact person is:

Marc Johnson, Policy Coordinator
Acupuncture Board
1747 N. Market Blvd., Suite 180,
Sacramento, CA 95834
Fax No.: (916) 515-5200
E-Mail address: acupuncture@dca.ca.gov

In addition, the public may also present oral comments at the regulatory hearing on the rulemaking proposal.