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HUD's Rulemaking Process - An Overview


This Overview was prepared by HUD’s Regulations Division in the Office of General Counsel to help members of the public better understand HUD’s rulemaking process so that they may more effectively participate in this process. The statutes and authorities that govern the Federal rulemaking process, and are highlighted in this document, are those that are generally applicable to all Federal agencies. However, this document also identifies certain requirements that are unique to the HUD rulemaking process. This Overview is informational only and should not be relied on as a legal document.

This Overview is based on similar summaries prepared by the United States Department of Transportation and the Federal Communications Commission.

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Last Reviewed: 03/09/2021