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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">Here&#8217;s some context from the &#8220;Federal Register Tutorial&#8221; (<a href="http://www.archives.gov/federal-register/tutorial/online-html.html">http://www.archives.gov/federal-register/tutorial/online-html.html</a>):<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">Overview of Rulemaking Process<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">1. Grant of rulemaking authority<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">Congress delegates authority directly to agencies<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">President may delegate constitutional authority to subordinates<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">President or Agency Head may re-delegate authority to subordinates<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">2. Proposed Rule stage<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">OMB Reviews under E.O. 12866.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">Agencies publish Proposed Rule in FR for public comment
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D;background:yellow;mso-highlight:yellow">3</span><span style="color:#1F497D">. Final Rule stage
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">OMB Reviews again under E.O. 12866<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">Agencies publish final rule in FR responds to comments, amends CFR, sets effective date<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">4. Congressional review<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">Agencies submit rules to Congress and GAO (could nullify rule)<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">5. Effective date<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">30 day minimum, 60 days for major rule, no minimum for good cause
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">Agency may delay or withdraw rule before it becomes effective</span><o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">Mr. Burke Lucy<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">Integrated Waste Management Specialist<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">1001 I Street, PO Box 4025<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">Sacramento, CA 95812<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D"><a href="mailto:Burke.Lucy@CalRecycle.ca.gov"><span style="color:blue">Burke.Lucy@CalRecycle.ca.gov</span></a><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">916.341.6592<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><a href="http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#3754D4;text-decoration:none"><img border="0" width="147" height="43" id="Picture_x0020_18" src="cid:image001.jpg@01CF1114.75C3AD50" alt="California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)"></span></a><span style="color:#1F497D"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Georgia&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">Connect with us!</span></b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Georgia&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">&nbsp;
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<p class="MsoNormal"><a href="http://www.facebook.com/pages/Sacramento-CA/CalRecycle/232843879097"><span style="color:#1F497D;text-decoration:none"><img border="0" width="36" height="36" id="Picture_x0020_17" src="cid:image002.png@01CF1114.75C3AD50" alt="Visit CalRecycle on FaceBook"></span></a><span style="font-family:&quot;Cambria&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">&nbsp;</span><a href="http://twitter.com/calrecycle/"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:darkblue;text-decoration:none"><img border="0" width="36" height="36" id="Picture_x0020_16" src="cid:image003.png@01CF1114.75C3AD50" alt="Follow CalRecycle on Twitter"></span></a><span style="font-family:&quot;Cambria&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">&nbsp;</span><a href="http://feeds.calrecycle.ca.gov/default.aspx"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:darkblue;text-decoration:none"><img border="0" width="36" height="36" id="Picture_x0020_15" src="cid:image004.png@01CF1114.75C3AD50" alt="Subscribe to CalRecycle Feeds"></span></a><span style="font-family:&quot;Cambria&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.youtube.com/user/CalRecycle?feature=creators_cornier-http%3A//s.ytimg.com/yt/img/creators_corner/YouTube/youtube_32x32.png"><span style="font-size:9.5pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:darkblue;text-decoration:none"><img border="0" width="36" height="36" id="Picture_x0020_14" src="cid:image005.jpg@01CF1114.75C3AD50" alt="Find CalRecycle videos on YouTube"></span></a><span style="font-family:&quot;Cambria&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">&nbsp;</span><a href="http://m.calrecycle.ca.gov/Mobile/"><span style="color:#1F497D;text-decoration:none"><img border="0" width="36" height="36" id="Picture_x0020_13" src="cid:image006.png@01CF1114.75C3AD50" alt="CalRecycle Mobile App"></span></a><span style="font-family:&quot;Cambria&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:#1F497D">&nbsp;</span><span style="color:#1F497D"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Tahoma&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">From:</span></b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Tahoma&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"> pharmwaste-bounces@lists.dep.state.fl.us [mailto:pharmwaste-bounces@lists.dep.state.fl.us]
<b>On Behalf Of </b>Tenace, Laurie<br>
<b>Sent:</b> Tuesday, January 14, 2014 10:32 AM<br>
<b>To:</b> pharmwaste@lists.dep.state.fl.us<br>
<b>Subject:</b> [Pharmwaste] RE: DEA final action date published<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">Can anyone detail exactly what &#8220;final action&#8221; means from DEA? I don&#8217;t want to assume that I understand their terminology or processes.<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">Thanks,<o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D">Laurie <o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="color:#1F497D"><o:p>&nbsp;</o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><b>From:</b> <a href="mailto:pharmwaste-bounces@lists.dep.state.fl.us">
pharmwaste-bounces@lists.dep.state.fl.us</a> [<a href="mailto:pharmwaste-bounces@lists.dep.state.fl.us">mailto:pharmwaste-bounces@lists.dep.state.fl.us</a>]
<b>On Behalf Of </b>Tenace, Laurie<br>
<b>Sent:</b> Tuesday, January 14, 2014 11:28 AM<br>
<b>To:</b> <a href="mailto:pharmwaste@lists.dep.state.fl.us">pharmwaste@lists.dep.state.fl.us</a><br>
<b>Subject:</b> [Pharmwaste] DEA final action date published<o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Tahoma&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Please note that this did not originate with me. Also, let me know if you ever have problems with the list serve not posting for you! Thanks, Laurie<o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Tahoma&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">DEA has published a final action date for its rules on disposal of controlled substances.<span style="color:blue">&nbsp;
</span>Here is a link on the Federal Register<span style="color:blue">,</span> listing of a final action date of 3/00/14.</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;"><a href="http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2014-01-07/pdf/2013-29635.pdf"><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Tahoma&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:blue">http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2014-01-07/pdf/2013-29635.pdf</span></a><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><b><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:maroon">Barb Bickford,</span></b><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:black">
</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:maroon">Medical Waste Coordinator</span><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:black">
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</span><span style="font-size:7.5pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:maroon">Waste &amp; Materials Management program, WI Dept. of Natural Resources</span><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:black">
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</span><span style="font-size:7.5pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:maroon">101 S. Webster St.,&nbsp; P.O. Box 7921,&nbsp; Madison, WI&nbsp;&nbsp; 53707-7921</span><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:black">
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</span><span style="font-size:7.5pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:maroon">Phone:&nbsp;&nbsp; 608-267-3548&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; FAX:&nbsp; 608-267-2768</span><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:black">
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</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:maroon"><a href="mailto:barbara.bickford@wisconsin.gov"><span style="font-size:7.5pt;color:blue">barbara.bickford@wisconsin.gov</span></a></span><span style="font-size:7.5pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:maroon">
 OR </span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:maroon"><a href="mailto:DNRmedicalwaste@wisconsin.gov"><span style="font-size:7.5pt;color:blue">DNRmedicalwaste@wisconsin.gov</span></a></span><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;;color:black">
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</span><span style="font-size:7.5pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:maroon">Healthcare waste:&nbsp;
</span><span style="font-size:10.0pt;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:maroon"><a href="http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/HealthWaste/"><span style="font-size:7.5pt;color:blue">http://dnr.wi.gov/topic/HealthWaste/</span></a></span><o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">Laurie Tenace<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Environmental Specialist<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Waste Reduction Section<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Florida Department of Environmental Protection<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">2600 Blair Stone Road, MS 4555<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Tallahassee, FL 32399-2400<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">850.245.8759<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><a href="mailto:Laurie.Tenace@dep.state.fl.us">Laurie.Tenace@dep.state.fl.us</a><o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;"><a href="http://survey.dep.state.fl.us/?refemail=Laurie.Tenace@dep.state.fl.us"><span style="text-decoration:none"><img border="0" id="_x0000_i1025" src="http://dep.state.fl.us/images/DEP_Survey.jpg" alt="Dep Customer Survey"></span></a><o:p></o:p></span></p>
<p class="MsoNormal"><span style="font-size:12.0pt;font-family:&quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;"><a href="http://survey.dep.state.fl.us/?refemail=Laurie.Tenace@dep.state.fl.us"><span style="text-decoration:none"><img border="0" id="_x0000_i1026" src="http://dep.state.fl.us/images/DEP_Survey.jpg" alt="Dep Customer Survey"></span></a><o:p></o:p></span></p>
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