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The Office of the Federal Register (OFR) offers the following resources to help rule writers meet Federal Register publication requirements and create understandable, enforceable regulations.

Agency Liaison Conference

The 2013 Federal Register Agency Liaison Conference was held on April 23rd at the National Archives Building in Washington, DC.

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Writing Resources

Learn how to create effective, understandable documents for publication in the Federal Register.

Plain Language

Learn how to comply with the Plain Writing Act of 2010 and the 1998 Presidential memorandum, Plain Language in Government Writing.

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