Section 240 Of Article 1.5. Emergency Regulations From California Fish And Game Code >> Division 1. >> Chapter 2. >> Article 1.5.
. (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of this code, the
commission, when promulgating a regulation pursuant to any authority
otherwise vested in it by this code, may, after at least one hearing,
adopt an emergency regulation or order of repeal pursuant to Section
11346.1 of the Government Code if it makes either of the following
(1) That the adoption of a regulation or order of repeal of a
regulation is necessary for the immediate conservation, preservation,
or protection of birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, or fish, or
their nests or eggs.
(2) That the adoption of a regulation or order of repeal of a
regulation is necessary for the immediate preservation of the public
peace, health and safety, or general welfare.
(b) Except as provided herein, a regulation or order of repeal
adopted pursuant to the provisions of this section shall be otherwise
subject to review by the Office of Administrative Law conducted
pursuant to Article 6 (commencing with Section 11349) of Chapter 3.5
of Part 1 of Division 3 of Title 2 of the Government Code.