The Administrative Code is promulgated by the Board with subsequent approval by the Attorney General’s Office and the Administrative Rules Committee of the legislature. Once enacted, administrative code has the full force and effect of law.
How is Administrative Code different than the Law? Administrative Code further clarifies and defines the laws. The Board cannot provide legal advice, however the administrative code and laws are straightforward leaving little room for interpretation.
Administrative Code: North Dakota Administrative Code Articles 75.5-01 and 75.5-02 (EFFECTIVE APRIL 1, 2021.)