New York State Administrative Procedure Act Law Section 201 - Adoption of procedures; plain language.

201. Adoption of procedures; plain language. This article establishes minimum procedures for all agencies, provided, however, an agency may adopt by rule additional procedures not inconsistent with statute. Each agency shall strive to ensure that, to the maximum extent practical, its rules, regulations and related documents are written in a clear and coherent manner, using words with common and everyday meanings.

Last modified: February 3, 2019