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USDA/FS RIN: 0596-AD12 Publication ID: Spring 2022 
Title: Ski Area Definition--Land Uses, Special Uses (Rule) 

This final rule codifies a nondiscretionary provision of the Ski Area Recreational Opportunities Act (Pub. L. 112-46). This final rule amends the definition of a ski area at 36 CFR 251.51 to note that other natural resource-based, seasonal and year-round recreational uses and facilities may be authorized, provided that the primary purpose of the site remains skiing and other snow sports.

Agency: Department of Agriculture(USDA)  Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
CFR Citation: 36 CFR 251   
Legal Authority: Pub. L. 112-46   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
Interim Final Rule  06/28/2013  78 FR 38842   
Interim Final Rule Effective  07/29/2013 
Final Action  11/00/2022 
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:
Edwina Howard-Agu
Regulatory Analyst
Department of Agriculture
Forest Service
201 14th Street SW,
Washington, DC 20024
Phone:202 205-1419