Bureau of Reclamation
Federal Register Notices and Rulemaking
Rulemaking and Federal Register Websites
Department of the Interior Regulations: A website that provides links to all Department of the Interior codified rules.
Regulations.gov: Allows the public to find, review, and submit comments on Federal documents that are open for comment that are published in the Federal Register.
Reginfo.gov: Offers the public a location to find Federal regulatory information.
Bureau of Reclamation National Environmental Policy Act Handbook: Used by Bureau of Reclamation to implement the National Environmental Policy Act.
Implementation of the Paperwork Reduction Act: Office of Management and Budget’s guidance on the Federal collection of information.
The Office of the Federal Register: The one-stop location to keep abreast of all of the substantive actions of the Executive Branch.
Departmental Manual Chapter 318: Provides Bureaus under the Department of the Interior detailed procedures for developing rulemaking or notice documents and required forms.
Federal Register Document Drafting Handbook: Aids Federal agencies in preparing documents for publication in the Federal Register.
PlainLanguage.gov: Implementation of the Plain Writing Act of 2010. Guidance to Federal agencies on writing clear communications that the public can understand and use.
DOI Plain Language: Department of the Interior’s implementation of the Plain Language Act.
Regulatory Training: Training on the nuts and bolts of the Federal rulemaking process and regulation writing.