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DOE/ENDEP RIN: 1901-AB47 Publication ID: Fall 2021 
Title: Procedures for Permitting Electricity Transmission Facilities at International Boundaries 

This rulemaking addresses Presidential action to permit the construction, connection, operation, and maintenance of facilities for the transmission of electric energy across international boundaries pursuant to Executive Order 10485, as amended by Executive Order 12038. The proposed amendments are intended to accommodate changes that have occurred in the electric power industry since the rule was last amended on December 31, 1981, at 46 FR 63209. Previously, the rule was amended on October 28, 1980 at 45 FR 71560. The changes that have occurred in the electric power industry include bulk-power market restructuring and the rise of Regional Transmission Organizations/Independent System Operators.

Agency: Department of Energy(DOE)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Proposed Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: 10 CFR 205   
Legal Authority: E.O. 10485 (Sept. 3, 1953), as amended by E.O. 12038 (Feb. 3, 1978)   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
NPRM  04/00/2022 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: Undetermined  Government Levels Affected: None 
Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Julie Smith Ph.D.
​Electricity Policy Analyst, ​OE-20
Department of Energy
Office of Electricity Delivery and Energy Reliability, 1000 Independence Avenue SW,
Washington, DC 20585
Phone:202 586-7668