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  • proposed and final rules
  • notices, supporting materials, public comments
  • Federal agency guidance and adjudications

You may also comment on proposed regulations that are open for comment and related documents.

Public Participation in Rulemaking

e-Rulemaking Web Sites

This list of Federal agency web sites, gathered from Rule or Proposed Rule documents that appeared in the Federal Register, is presented as a guide to electronic rulemaking initiatives. Most of these sites offer the text of Proposed and Final Rules, along with other regulatory information, and some enable the public to comment online.

Cabinet Agencies

Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Marketing Service
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Food Safety and Inspection Service
USDA Procurement Policy and Regulations

Department of Commerce

Office of The Assistant General Counsel for Legislation and Regulations

Federal Aquisition Regulations (FAR)
Bureau of Industry and Security
Economic Development Administration
International Trade Administration

Department of Defense

Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations Supplement (DFARS)
DOD Travel Regulations

Department of Energy

Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy: Building Technologies Program
Yucca Mountain Project—See Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management above.

Department of Education

Proposed Regulations, Priorities, and Other Rules
Final Regulations, Priorities, and Other Rules
Announcements (Grant Competitions, Requests for Comment, etc.)
Other (Information Collections, Meetings, etc.)

Department of Health and Human Services

Centers for Disease Control, NIOSH: Office of Compensation Analysis and Support (OCAS), Public Docket
Centers for Disease Control, NIOSH: Federal Register Notices
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services: Regulations and Guidance
Food and Drug Administration, Division of Dockets Management (DDM)
Food and Drug Administration, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, Recent Additions in CDRH (including Federal Register documents)
Inspector General, Federal Register Documents
Office for Civil Rights, National Standards to Protect the Privacy of Personal Health Information

Department of Homeland Security

Department of Homeland Security, Laws and Regulations
Transportation Security Administration, Security Regulations
United States Coast Guard, Commercial Regulations and Standards Directorate
United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Federal Register Documents

Department of Housing and Urban Development

HUDCLIPS: HUD's Client Information and Policy System

Department of Justice

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, and Explosives
Department of Justice Legal Documents
Drug Enforcement Administration, Office of Diversion Control, Federal Register Notices
Final Report of the the Special Master for the September 11th Victim Compensation FundAdobe Acrobat PDF

Department of Labor

Federal Register Documents
Federal Register Agency E-mail Addresses
Occupational Safety and Health Administration, OSHA, Docket Office

Department of Transportation

Department of Transportation Dockets Information
Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy and Compliance, Regulations
Federal Aviation Administration, Regulations and Policies
Federal Aviation Administration, Alaskan Airspace Rulemaking Notices
Federal Highway Administration, Legislation, Regulations and Guidance
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Regulations and Standards
Office of Pipeline Safety, Regulations and Rulemaking
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Administration, Hazardous Materials Rules and Regulations

Department of the Treasury

Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau, Regulations and Rulings Division
Internal Revenue Service, Tax Code, Regulations and Official Guidance
Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Federal Register Documents

Department of Veterans' Affairs

Federal Regulations Significant to Veterans

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Non-Cabinet Agencies

Administrative Office of U.S. Courts

Federal Judiciary Rulemaking

Commodity Futures Trading Commission

Federal Register Releases

Consumer Product Safety Commission

Federal Register Notices of Interest

Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency for the District of Columbia

CSOSA Regulations

Environmental Protection Agency

EPA Laws, Regulations, Guidance and Dockets
Federal Register Documents

Farm Credit Administration

FCA Handbook, including "Regulations" and "Pending Regulations and Notices"

Federal Communications Commission

Electronic Filing and Public Access System
Electronic Comment Filing System

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Laws and Regulations

Federal Housing Finance Board

Rules, Notices, and Public Comments

Federal Reserve System

Federal Reserve Board Regulations

Federal Trade Commission

Rulemaking and Regulatory Reform Proceedings

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Documents and Filing

International Trade Commission

Federal Register and Other Notices

National Archives and Records Administration

Comment on Draft Policy
Comment on Regulations

National Labor Relations Board

Rules and Regulations

Nuclear Regulatory Commission

NRC Rulemaking

Office of Management and Budget

Regulatory Matters

Related Links:
Economic Analysis of Federal Regulations Under Executive Order 12866
OMB Circulars

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation

PBGC's Federal Register Documents

Securities and Exchange Commission

Regulatory Actions

Social Security Administration

Social Security Program Rules

Surface Transportation Board

Decisions and Notices

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