Search Results Archives: November 2018

November 6, 2018

Move aside sports betting, let’s wager on FAR rules

From: Federal News Network

By Jason Miller


The Office of Management and Budget’s Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) recently released its semi-annual regulatory agenda and it got me thinking about the proposed and final Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) rules.


Well given the fact that over the last two years, the number of FAR rules that were either proposed or finalized was scarce, and there doesn’t seem to be any change on the horizon, I thought we might have some fun with the federal acquisition by putting some odds on how likely the most significant of the 36 proposed and nine final FAR rules would come to fruition.

November 2, 2018

OMB reviews final rule to set 2019 RVOs under the RFS

From: Ethanol Producer Magazine

By Erin Voegele

On Oct. 30, the U.S. EPA delivered its final rule to set 2019 renewable volume obligations (RVOs) under the Renewable Fuel Standard, along with the 2020 RVO for biomass-based diesel, to the White House Office of Management and Budget. OMB review marks a final step before the final rule is published.

The EPA released a prepublication version of the proposed 2019 RFS rule in late June….

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