§ 13.1. Undeposited documents.

 (a)  Administrative regulations—whether or not required to be published—which are not deposited in and filed by the Bureau are not valid.

 (b)  Statements of policy which are not filed with the Bureau and published under this part are effective only against persons who have actual knowledge thereof until published under this part, but shall be otherwise valid and may be utilized by Commonwealth agencies.

 (c)  Other documents required to be published under this part which are issued prior to 1 month after the date of publication of the first issue of the Bulletin are not valid unless deposited in the Bureau under this part and the documents, including administrative regulations, are effective only against persons who have actual knowledge thereof unless published under this part.


   The provisions of this §  13.1 amended under section 506 of The Administrative Code of 1929 (71 P. S. §  186), section 206 of the act of July 31, 1968 (P. L. 769, No. 240) (45 P. S. §  1206) and 45 Pa.C.S. § §  503, 506, 507 and 701.


   The provisions of this §  13.1 amended November 28, 1986, effective November 29, 1986, 16 Pa.B. 4648. Immediately preceding text appears at serial pages (50578) and (3592).

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