Federal Register 2.0

Mike Broschinsky E-Rulemaking, Other News, Public News, Publications, Uncategorized

The Office of the Federal Register and the Government Printing Office have released the “Federal Register 2.0” website.  According to a National Archives press release, http://www.federalregister.gov/ is “a new user-friendly version of the daily online Federal Register to encourage citizens to participate in the democratic process.”  The release of the new website on July 26, 2010, coincides with the 75th …

Federal Register Celebrates 70 Years

Mike Broschinsky Other News, Public News, Uncategorized

March 14, 2006, marked the 70th anniversary of the Federal Register. In 1935, Congress passed the Federal Register Act (44 USC Chapter 15; July 26, 1935, ch. 417, 49 Stat. 500). This act creates the opportunity for citizens to be well informed about the actions and decisions of government. In a resolution recognizing the anniversary, Administrative Codes and Registers (ACR), …