Labor Rules, Proposed & Adopted

The Division of Labor Standards and Statistics (DLSS) engages in periodic rulemaking on labor law and policy for the State of Colorado. This page has timelines for upcoming rulemaking, copies of current and previous rules, recordings and transcripts from previous rulemaking, and comments received. For questions regarding rulemaking, please email Michael.Primo@state.co.us. For more on Colorado rulemaking, visit the Department of Regulatory Agencies or the Secretary of State

Rules & Orders: Current & Prior Versions

Versions currently in effect are listed first and in boldface. Following each version is the Statement of Basis, Purpose, and Authority (“SBP”) that explains its adoption, followed by the effective dates.

Wage & Hour Rules:

Posting, Opportunities, Screening, & Transparency (POST) Rules:

Labor Relations Rules:

Other Rules:

Rules & Orders: Proposed & Recently Adopted
RulesPublic HearingProposedAdoptedEffective DateClean VersionRedline from Prior VersionStatement of Basis & Purpose
The Equal Pay Transparency Rules (EPT Rules), 7 CCR 1103-1310/30/23 Notice9/29/2311/09/2301/01/24Equal Pay Transparency PDFEqual Pay Transparency Redline PDFEqual Pay Transparency SBP PDF
The Colorado Overtime and Minimum Pay Standards Order (COMPS Order), 7 CCR 1103-110/30/23 Notice9/29/2311/09/2301/01/24COMPS Order #39 PDFCOMPS #39 Redlined PDFCOMPS Order #39 SBP PDF
The Publication And Yearly Calculation of Adjusted Labor Compensation (PAY CALC) Order, 7 CCR 1103-1410/30/23 Notice9/29/2311/09/2301/01/242024 PAY CALC Order PDF2024 PAY CALC Order Redlined PDF2024 PAY CALC Order SBP PDF
The Prevailing Wage and Residency Rules (PWR), 7 CCR 1103-610/30/23 Notice9/29/2311/09/2301/01/24Prevailing Wage & Residency PDFPrevailing Wage & Residency Redlined PDFPrevailing Wage & Residency SBP PDF
Protections For Public Workers Act (PROPWA) Rules, 7 CCR 1103-1711/30/23 Notice10/31/23 07/01/24PROPWA Rules PDF PROPWA SBP PDF

Rulemaking Calendar:

Rulemaking Comments & Hearings

Recent Rulemaking:

Previous Rulemaking: