Plain Language Tools
The Office of the Federal Register (OFR) offers the following resources to help writers comply with the Plain Writing Act of 2010 and Presidential Memorandum of June 1, 1998 – Plain Language in Government Writing:
- How to Comply with the Plain Writing Act of 2010
- Making Regulations Readable – OFR provides seven steps to help rule writers craft customer-oriented regulations
- Drafting Legal Documents – OFR's general style manual for clear and concise legal writing
- Rewriting a Short Rule: Step by Step – how to rewrite an existing rule in plain language
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