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Manufactured Home Procedural and Enforcement Regulations; Revision of Exemption for Recreational Vehicles

This rulemaking proposes to revise the exemption for recreational vehicles that are not self-propelled from HUD's Manufactured Housing Procedural and Enforcement Regulations.

National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutant Emissions: Petroleum Refinery Sector Amendments

This action proposes amendments to the National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants Refinery MACT 1 and Refinery MACT 2 regulations and the New Source Performance Standards for petroleum refineries.

Official Passports for Officials or Employees of State, Local, Tribal or Territorial Governments

The Department of State finalizes its amendment of the passport rules for issuance of an official passport to an official or employee of a state, local, tribal, or territorial government traveling abroad.

Revisions to the California State Implementation Plan, Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is taking direct final action to approve revisions to the Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District portion of the California State Implementation Plan.

Certain Magnesia Carbon Bricks From Mexico: Rescission of Antidumping Duty Administrative Review; 2014-2015

The Department of Commerce is rescinding its administrative review of the antidumping duty order on certain magnesia carbon bricks from Mexico for the period of review September 1, 2014, through August 31, 2015.

Conditions for Payment of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Indemnity Claims

We are amending the regulations pertaining to certain diseases of livestock and poultry to specify conditions for payment of indemnity claims for highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI).

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