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Communications Between the Council of Economic Advisers and the Department of Interior Regarding Proposed Regulations


Administrative Procedure—Rulemaking—Department of the Interior—Ex Parte Communications—Consultation with the Council of Economic Advisers—Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act (30 U.S.C. § 1201 et seq.)

Updated July 9, 2014