DEPARTMENT OF STATE
22 CFR Ch I
Public Notice 8071
Unified Agenda of Federal Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions
AGENCY: Department of State.
ACTION: Semiannual regulatory agenda.
SUMMARY: Consistent with the Regulatory Flexibility Act of 1980, 5 U.S.C. 602, and OMB guidance to the Department of State pursuant to Executive Order 12866, the Fall 2012 regulatory agenda of the Department of State is set forth below. The purpose of this publication is to provide information to the public on the Department's regulatory plans.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Alice Kottmyer, Office of General Management, Department of State, Room 3422, 2201 C Street NW. Washington, D.C. 20520. Telephone (202) 647-2199.
DATED: October 19, 2012.
NAME: Patrick F. Kennedy,
Under Secretary of State for Management.
Executive Order 13609
In order to fulfill its responsibilities under regulatory executive orders, including Executive Orders 13563 and 13609, the Department participates fully in the regulatory working group and the recently-implemented process outlined in Executive Order 13609. Examples of two rules that implement the principles outlined in Executive Order 13609 but predate Executive Order 13609 include:
Both of these rules are in the final rule stage.