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Finding newly promulgated regulations & proposed regulations:
If you know that a regulation has been proposed or adopted recently, look in the Federal Register
Finding Regulations in Force – Does a regulation exist?
o Subject/agency index (refers to part, not section)
o Table of statutory authorities – if U.S.C. citation known, can find regulations promulgated under that authority
o Parallel table of Authorities and Rules, in the CFR Index and Finding Aids volume, or
o Parallel Table of Authorities in the USCS index volume.
o Look in the statute’s annotations for cross references to applicable CFR regulations
o USCS usually has more CFR cross references in its annotations than does USCA
Search strategy complied by Jennifer Morgan, Indiana University - Bloomington, January 2010.