Office of the Secretary of Agriculture 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Rules of Practice and Procedure Governing Formal Rulemaking Proceedings Instituted by the Secretary
Document Number: 2019-20585
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-10-01
Agency: Department of Agriculture, Office of the Secretary of Agriculture
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA or Department) is amending the regulations on the rules of practice and procedure governing formal rulemaking proceedings instituted by the Secretary. This final rule amends the definition of judge so that the term is consistently applied to all USDA formal rulemaking proceedings.