Petition Of Initiation - New Rule

The Oklahoma Health Care Authority (OHCA) created this form for individuals or groups who wish to petition this state agency to adopt, amend, or revoke an administrative rule. You may use this form to submit your request.

The OHCA will give full consideration to your petition and will respond to you within 30 days of receiving your request. For more information on the rule petition process, see 317:1-1-12 of the Oklahoma Health Care Authority Policies and Rules Code at

This form is subject to the Open Records Act; however, it is not subject to the Administrative Procedures Act until it becomes a work folder and it is part of the formal rulemaking process.

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  • Provide relevant examples
  • Include suggested language for a rule, if possible.
First Name
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Organization Information
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Information On Rule Petition  
1. NEW RULE – I am requesting the agency to adopt a new rule

1A. The purpose of this rule is:



1B. The rule is needed because:


1C. The new rule would affect the following groups of people: