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Total Federal Register Activity:


Federal Register Publications by EPA Program Offices and Regions, 2005-2010
  Total (2005-2010)
FR entries
Total (2005-2010)
% total
Total 10,843 100.0
Program Offices 6,990 64.5
OA 556 5.1
OAR 1,230 11.3
OARM 29 0.3
OCFO 26 0.2
OCSPP 2,921 26.9
OECA 102 0.9
OEI 843 7.8
OGC 108 1.0
OITA 3 0.0
OP 44 0.4
ORD 425 3.9
OSWER 281 2.6
OW 422 3.9
Regions 3,853 35.5
Region 1 264 2.4
Region 2 208 1.9
Region 3 593 5.5
Region 4 541 5.0
Region 5 547 5.0
Region 6 478 4.4
Region 7 204 1.9
Region 8 242 2.2
Region 9 580 5.3
Region 10 196 1.8

 

Federal Register Publications by EPA Program Offices and Regions, by Year
  2005
FR entries
2005
% total
2006
FR entries
2006
% total
2007
FR entries
2007
% total
2008
FR entries
2008
% total
2009
FR entries
2009
% total
2010
FR entries
2010
% total
Total 1,935 100.0 1,928 100.0 1,777 100.0 1,766 100.0 1,635 100.0 1,802 100.0
Program
Offices
1,186 61.3 1,305 67.7 1,138 64.0 1,151 65.2 1,057 64.6 1,153 64.0
OA 105 5.4 86 4.5 79 4.4 79 4.5 97 5.9 110 6.1
OAR 217 11.2 228 11.8 189 10.6 207 11.7 161 9.8 228 12.7
OARM 3 0.2 7 0.4 10 0.6 4 0.2 2 0.1 3 0.2
OCFO 4 0.2 7 0.4 1 0.1 6 0.3 2 0.1 6 0.3
OCSPP 503 26.0 613 31.8 464 26.1 453 25.7 430 26.3 458 25.4
OECA 14 0.7 15 0.8 17 1.0 17 1.0 15 0.9 24 1.3
OEI 140 7.2 137 7.1 164 9.2 140 7.9 136 8.3 126 7.0
OGC 18 0.9 9 0.5 21 1.2 10 0.6 24 1.5 26 1.4
OITA 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.1 2 0.1 0 0.0
OP 11 0.6 9 0.5 4 0.2 8 0.5 9 0.6 3 0.2
ORD 52 2.7 73 3.8 80 4.5 89 5.0 77 4.7 54 3.0
OSWER 49 2.5 45 2.3 48 2.7 50 2.8 43 2.6 46 2.6
OW 70 3.6 76 3.9 61 3.4 87 4.9 59 3.6 69 3.8
Regions 749 38.7 623 32.3 639 36.0 615 34.8 578 35.4 649 36.0
Region 1 53 2.7 38 2.0 33 1.9 49 2.8 39 2.4 52 2.9
Region 2 41 2.1 25 1.3 33 1.9 33 1.9 37 2.3 39 2.2
Region 3 128 6.6 88 4.6 98 5.5 112 6.3 94 5.7 73 4.1
Region 4 113 5.8 96 5.0 99 5.6 69 3.9 84 5.1 80 4.4
Region 5 96 5.0 78 4.0 121 6.8 84 4.8 76 4.6 92 5.1
Region 6 118 6.1 66 3.4 49 2.8 78 4.4 65 4.0 102 5.7
Region 7 30 1.6 51 2.6 59 3.3 29 1.6 15 0.9 20 1.1
Region 8 39 2.0 56 2.9 36 2.0 40 2.3 26 1.6 45 2.5
Region 9 80 4.1 88 4.6 89 5.0 96 5.4 124 7.6 103 5.7
Region 10 51 2.6 37 1.9 22 1.2 25 1.4 18 1.1 43 2.4

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Federal Register Publications by Regulatory Stages, 2005-2010
  Total (2005-2010)
FR entries
Total (2005-2010)
% total
Total 10,843 100.0
Regulatory Stages    
Notices 5,958 54.9
NPRM 2,007 18.5
Direct Final 829 7.6
Final Rules 2,021 18.6
ANPRM 29 0.3

 

Federal Register Publications by Regulatory Stages, by Year
  2005
FR entries
2005
% total
2006
FR entries
2006
% total
2007
FR entries
2007
% total
2008
FR entries
2008
% total
2009
FR entries
2009
% total
2010
FR entries
2010
% total
Total 1,935 100.0 1,928 100.0 1,777 100.0 1,766 100.0 1,635 100.0 1,802 100.0
Regulatory
Stages
                       
Notices 1,024 52.9 1,099 57.0 966 54.4 967 54.8 914 55.9 988 54.8
NPRM 383 19.8 332 17.2 350 19.7 309 17.5 283 17.3 350 19.4
Direct    Final 180 9.3 146 7.6 140 7.9 129 7.3 110 6.7 124 6.9
Final Rules 346 17.9 350 18.2 314 17.7 358 20.3 321 19.6 332 18.4
ANPRM 3 0.2 1 0.1 7 0.4 3 0.2 7 0.4 8 0.4

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Federal Register Publications by Type, 2005-2010
  Total (2005-2010)
FR entries
Total (2005-2010)
% total
Total 10,843 100.0
Administrator-Signed
rules
735 6.8
Headquarters 727 6.7
Regional 8 0.1
Other 10,108 93.2
Headquarters 6,263 57.8
Regional 3,845 35.5

 

Federal Register Publications by Type, by Year
  2005
FR entries
2005
% total
2006
FR entries
2006
% total
2007
FR entries
2007
% total
2008
FR entries
2008
% total
2009
FR entries
2009
% total
2010
FR entries
2010
% total
Total 1,935 100.0 1,928 100.0 1,777 100.0 1,766 100.0 1,635 100.0 1,802 100.0
Administrator-Signed
rules
124 6.4 156 8.1 120 6.8 136 7.7 83 5.1 116 6.4
Headquarters 124 6.4 155 8.0 117 6.6 133 7.5 83 5.1 115 6.4
Regional 0 0.0 1 0.1 3 0.2 3 0.2 0 0.0 1 0.1
Other 1,811 93.6 1,772 91.9 1,657 93.2 1,630 92.3 1,552 94.9 1,686 93.6
Headquarters 1,062 54.9 1,150 59.6 1,021 57.5 1,018 57.6 974 59.6 1,038 57.6
Regional 749 38.7 622 32.3 636 35.8 612 34.7 578 35.4 648 36.0

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Distribution of Administrator-Signed Rules:


Administrator-Signed Rules by EPA Program Offices and Regions, 2005-2010
  Total (2005-2010)
FR entries
Total (2005-2010)
% total
Total 735 100.0
Program Offices 727 98.9
OA 3 0.4
OAR 547 74.4
OARM 0 0.0
OCFO 0 0.0
OCSPP 29 3.9
OECA 6 0.8
OEI 19 2.6
OGC 0 0.0
OITA 0 0.0
OP 3 0.4
ORD 1 0.1
OSWER 68 9.3
OW 51 6.9
Regions 8 1.1

Administrator-Signed Rules by EPA Program Offices and Regions, by Year
  2005 2005
% total
2006 2006
% total
2007 2007
% total
2008 2008
% total
2009 2009
% total
2010 2010
% total
Total 124 100.0 156 100.0 120 100.0 136 100.0 83 100.0 116 100.0
Program
Offices
124 100.0 155 99.4 117 97.5 133 97.8 83 100.0 115 99.1
OA 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0 2 1.7
OAR 91 73.4 117 75.0 89 74.2 99 72.6 65 78.3 86 74.1
OARM 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
OCFO 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
OCSPP 3 2.4 8 5.1 5 4.2 4 3.0 4 4.8 5 4.3
OECA 0 0.0 2 1.3 1 0.8 1 0.7 2 2.4 0 0.0
OEI 5 4.0 2 1.3 3 2.5 5 3.7 2 2.4 2 1.7
OGC 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
OITA 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
OP 3 2.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
ORD 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
OSWER 12 9.7 15 9.6 9 7.5 15 11.1 6 7.2 11 9.5
OW 10 8.1 11 7.1 9 7.5 8 5.9 4 4.8 9 7.8
Regions 0 0.0 1 0.6 3 2.5 3 2.2 0 0.0 1 0.9

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Administrator-Signed Rules by Regulatory Stages, 2005-2010
  Total (2005-2010)
FR entries
Total (2005-2010)
% total
Total 735 100.0
Regulatory Stages    
NPRM 327 44.5
Direct Final 93 12.7
Final Rules 315 42.9

 

Administrator-Signed Rules by Regulatory Stages, by Year
  2005 2005
% total
2006 2006
% total
2007 2007
% total
2008 2008
% total
2009 2009
% total
2010 2010
% total
Total 124 100.0 156 100.0 120 100.0 136 100.0 83 100.0 116 100.0
Regulatory
Stages
                       
NPRM 55 44.4 71 45.5 54 45.0 54 39.7 39 47.0 54 46.6
Direct
   Final
20 16.1 22 14.1 14 11.7 24 17.6 3 3.6 10 8.6
Final
   Rules
49 39.5 63 40.4 52 43.3 58 42.6 41 49.4 52 44.8

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Frequency of Administrator-Signed Rules by Year, 2005-2010
  Total (2005-2010)
FR entries
Total (2005-2010)
% total
Total 735 100.0
Program Offices with rules published in all 6 years (CY2005-10)
OAR 547 74.4
OCSPP 29 3.9
OEI 19 2.6
OSWER 68 9.3
OW 51 6.9
Program Offices with rules published in 4 years (CY2006-10)
OECA 6 0.8
Regions 8 1.1
Program Offices with rules published in only 2 CY or less
OA 3 0.4
OP 3 0.4
ORD 1 0.1

 

Frequency of Administrator-Signed Rules, by Year
  2005 2005
% total
2006 2006
% total
2007 2007
% total
2008 2008
% total
2009 2009
% total
2010 2010
% total
Total 124 100.0 156 100.0 120 100.0 136 100.0 83 100.0 116 100.0
Program Offices with rules published in all 6 years (CY2005-10)
OAR 91 73.4 117 75.0 89 74.2 99 72.6 65 78.3 86 74.1
OCSPP 3 2.4 8 5.1 5 4.2 4 3.0 4 4.8 5 4.3
OEI 5 4.0 2 1.3 3 2.5 5 3.7 2 2.4 2 1.7
OSWER 12 9.7 15 9.6 9 7.5 15 11.1 6 7.2 11 9.5
OW 10 8.1 11 7.1 9 7.5 8 5.9 4 4.8 9 7.8
Program Offices with rules published in 4 years (CY2006-10)
OECA 0 0.0 2 1.3 1 0.8 1 0.7 2 2.4 0 0.0
Regions 0 0.0 1 0.6 3 2.5 3 2.2 0 0.0 1 0.9
Program Offices with rules published in only 2 CY or less
OA 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0 2 1.7
OP 3 2.4 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
ORD 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0

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Administrator-Signed Rules Proposed and Finalized Within the Same Calendar Year, 2005-2010
  Total (2005-2010)
FR entries
Total (2005-2010)
% total
Total 735 100.0
Proposed and Finalized
Within the Same Calendar Year
79 10.7
OAR 63 8.6
OEI 2 0.3
OP 1 0.1
OSWER 4 0.5
OW 4 0.5
Other 5 0.7

 

Administrator-Signed Rules Proposed and Finalized Within the Same Calendar Year, by Year
  2005 2005
% total
2006 2006
% total
2007 2007
% total
2008 2008
% total
2009 2009
% total
2010 2010
% total
Total 124 100.0 156 100.0 120 100.0 136 100.0 83 100.0 116 100.0
Proposed and Finalized
Within the Same Calendar Year
14 11.3 14 9.0 15 12.5 10 7.4 10 12.0 16 13.8
OAR 11 8.9 12 7.7 13 10.8 8 5.9 9 10.8 10 8.6
OEI 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.7 0 0.0 0 0.0
OP 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0
OSWER 0 0.0 1 0.6 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0.0 3 2.6
OW 1 0.8 1 0.6 1 0.8 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.9
Other 0 0.0 0 0.0 1 0.8 1 0.7 1 1.2 2 1.7

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Development Time of Administrator-Signed Rules:


Administrator-Signed Rules: Average Development Time by EPA Program Offices, 2005-2010
(number of days)
  2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Average (Initiation-Final) 1,050 1,088 984 749 1,016 675
OAR 852 882 653 596 962 625
OCSPP 2,272 3,148 4,690 308 202 143
OEI 1,038 1,370 2,651 279 103 483
OSWER 2,380 1,174 1,714 1,548 3,100 801
OW 1,243 1,841 951 978 1,067 547

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Development Time by Regulatory Stages, 2005-2010 (number of days)
  2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Total
(2005-2010)
Average development time
Initiation-Final 1,050 1,084 984 749 1,016 675 930
Initiation-NPRM 770 742 757 625 666 553 685
NPRM-Final 416 357 321 279 370 266 331
Median development time
Initiation-Final 711 707 598 413 732 453 608
Initiation-NPRM 441 422 361 388 476 262 394
NPRM-Final 231 212 125 95 203 203 183

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Development Time, 2005-2010
Days (lower) Days (upper) Frequency
(# of rules)
Cumulative % (rhs)
0 90 54 8.7%
91 180 57 17.8%
181 360 101 34.0%
361 720 150 58.0%
721 1,080 80 70.8%
1,081 1,440 61 80.6%
1,441 1,800 53 89.1%
1,801 More 68 100.0%

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Development Time, 2010
Days (lower) Days (upper) Frequency
(# of rules)
Cumulative % (rhs)
0 90 11 12.0%
91 180 7 19.6%
181 360 17 38.0%
361 720 29 69.6%
721 1,080 8 78.3%
1,081 1,440 14 93.5%
1,441 1,800 2 95.7%
1,801 More 4 100.0%

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Development Time, 2009
Days (lower) Days (upper) Frequency
(# of rules)
Cumulative % (rhs)
0 90 2 3.2%
91 180 5 11.3%
181 360 10 27.4%
361 720 14 50.0%
721 1,080 13 71.0%
1,081 1,440 5 79.0%
1,441 1,800 6 88.7%
1,801 More 7 100.0%

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Development Time, 2008
Days (lower) Days (upper) Frequency
(# of rules)
Cumulative % (rhs)
0 90 15 13.3%
91 180 14 25.7%
181 360 23 46.0%
361 720 20 63.7%
721 1,080 14 76.1%
1,081 1,440 12 86.7%
1,441 1,800 10 95.6%
1,801 More 5 100.0%

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Development Time, 2007
Days (lower) Days (upper) Frequency
(# of rules)
Cumulative % (rhs)
0 90 8 7.4%
91 180 11 17.6%
181 360 23 38.9%
361 720 23 60.2%
721 1,080 12 71.3%
1,081 1,440 7 77.8%
1,441 1,800 10 87.0%
1,801 More 14 100.0%

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Development Time, 2006
Days (lower) Days (upper) Frequency
(# of rules)
Cumulative % (rhs)
0 90 13 8.7%
91 180 12 16.8%
181 360 19 29.5%
361 720 34 52.4%
721 1,080 23 67.8%
1,081 1,440 9 73.8%
1,441 1,800 13 82.6%
1,801 More 26 100.0%

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Development Time, 2005
Days (lower) Days (upper) Frequency
(# of rules)
Cumulative % (rhs)
0 90 5 5.0%
91 180 8 13.0%
181 360 9 22.0%
361 720 30 52.0%
721 1,080 10 62.0%
1,081 1,440 14 76.0%
1,441 1,800 12 88.0%
1,801 More 12 100.0%

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Statistics on Regulatory Review of Administrator-Signed Rules:


Regulatory Review of Administrator-Signed Rules by EPA Program Offices, 2005-2010
  2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2005-2010
Administrator-Signed - Total 124 156 120 136 83 116 735
OAR 91 117 89 99 65 86 547
OCSPP 3 8 5 4 4 5 29
OEI 5 2 3 5 2 2 19
OSWER 12 15 9 15 6 11 68
OW 10 11 9 8 4 9 51
Other 3 3 5 5 2 3 21
Regulatory Reviews 56 72 69 54 50 66 367
OAR 39 44 54 35 42 51 265
OCSPP 3 5 4 1 1 1 15
OEI 4 1 0 0 0 1 6
OSWER 9 11 8 12 4 7 51
OW 1 10 2 5 3 4 25
Other 0 1 1 1 0 2 5
Regulatory Reviews (in % of total) 45.2 46.2 57.5 39.7 60.2 56.9 49.9
OAR 42.9 37.6 60.7 35.4 64.6 59.3 48.4
OCSPP 100.0 62.5 80.0 25.0 25.0 20.0 51.7
OEI 80.0 50.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 50.0 31.6
OSWER 75.0 73.3 88.9 80.0 66.7 63.6 75.0
OW 10.0 90.9 22.2 62.5 75.0 44.4 49.0
Other 0.0 33.3 20.0 20.0 0.0 66.7 23.8

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Regulatory Review Time, Average and Median, 2005-2010
  2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 Total (2005-2010)
Regulatory reviews (number) 56 72 69 54 50 66 367
    (in % of Administrator-Signed rules) 45.2 46.2 57.5 39.7 60.2 56.9 49.9
               
Average review time (days) 46 59 45 90 39 54 55.0
Median review times (days) 27 17 16 50 31 42 32.0
               
Above 90-days (number) 8 9 14 11 2 6 50
    (in % of total regulatory reviews) 14.3 12.5 20.3 20.4 4.0 9.1 13.6

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Regulatory Review Time, 2005-2010
Days (lower) Days (upper) Frequency
(# of rules)
Cumulative % (rhs)
0 7 89 24.3%
8 14 34 33.5%
15 30 60 49.9%
31 60 60 66.2%
61 90 74 86.4%
91 180 36 96.2%
181 360 7 98.1%
361 More 7 100.0%

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Regulatory Review Time, 2010
Days (lower) Days (upper) Frequency
(# of rules)
Cumulative % (rhs)
0 7 4 6.1%
8 14 1 7.6%
15 30 18 34.9%
31 60 18 62.1%
61 90 19 90.9%
91 180 5 98.5%
181 360 1 100.0%
361 More 0 100.0%

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Regulatory Review Time, 2009
Days (lower) Days (upper) Frequency
(# of rules)
Cumulative % (rhs)
0 7 8 16.3%
8 14 5 26.0%
15 30 12 50.0%
31 60 12 74.0%
61 90 11 96.0%
91 180 2 100.0%
181 360 0 100.0%
361 More 0 100.0%

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Regulatory Review Time, 2008
Days (lower) Days (upper) Frequency
(# of rules)
Cumulative % (rhs)
0 7 15 27.8%
8 14 2 31.5%
15 30 6 42.6%
31 60 7 55.6%
61 90 13 80.0%
91 180 5 89.0%
181 360 1 90.7%
361 More 5 100.0%

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Regulatory Review Time, 2007
Days (lower) Days (upper) Frequency
(# of rules)
Cumulative % (rhs)
0 7 22 31.9%
8 14 8 43.5%
15 30 12 60.9%
31 60 7 71.0%
61 90 6 79.7%
91 180 11 95.7%
181 360 3 100.0%
361 More 0 100.0%

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Regulatory Review Time, 2006
Days (lower) Days (upper) Frequency
(# of rules)
Cumulative % (rhs)
0 7 26 36.1%
8 14 8 47.2%
15 30 7 56.9%
31 60 8 68.1%
61 90 14 87.5%
91 180 6 95.8%
181 360 1 97.2%
361 More 2 100.0%

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Administrator-Signed Rules: Regulatory Review Time, 2005
Days (lower) Days (upper) Frequency
(# of rules)
Cumulative % (rhs)
0 7 14 25.0%
8 14 10 42.9%
15 30 5 51.8%
31 60 8 66.1%
61 90 11 85.7%
91 180 7 98.2%
181 360 1 100.0%
361 More 0 100.0%

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