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DOD/DOA RIN: 0702-AB02 Publication ID: Fall 2020 
Title: Environmental Analysis of Army Actions 

This regulatory action revises the Department of the Army procedures at 32 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) part 651 for implementing the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA) and the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) NEPA regulations. This revision is necessary to clarify and update the regulation in terms of analysis and systematic examination of the environmental consequences associated with implementing proposed Army actions, public participation, and integration of environmental considerations into Army planning and decision-making. This revision supports a recommendation from the DoD Regulatory Reform Task Force.

Agency: Department of Defense(DOD)  Priority: Other Significant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: Other 
CFR Citation: 32 CFR 651   
Legal Authority: 42 U.S.C. 4321 et seq.    40 CFR 1500 to 1508   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  12/20/2019  84 FR 70328   
NPRM Comment Period End  02/18/2020 
Final Action  03/00/2021 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Brenda S. Bowen
Department of Defense
Department of the Army
U.S. Army Records Management and Declassification Agency, ATTN: AAHS-RDR-C, 9301 Chapek Road, Suite 1NW6305,
Ft. Belvoir, VA 22060
Phone:571 515-0206