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Public.Resource.Org

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United States

Registry of Activities of Public.Resource.Org (2015–2017)

Last Updated: October 30, 2017

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1. Standards and Codes

2. Comments on Notices of Proposed Rulemaking

2.1. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) (Dept. of Transportation)

2.2. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) (Dept. of Transportation)

2.3. United States Coast Guard (Dept. of Homeland Security)

2.4. United States Access Board

2.5. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) (Dept. of the Interior)

2.6. Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) (Dept. of Transportation)

2.7. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) (Dept. of the Interior)

2.8. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) (Dept. of Transportation)

2.9. Consumer Product Safety Commission

2.10. Consumer Product Safety Commission

2.11. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

3. FOIA Requests for Standards Incorporated by Reference

In each case, a Freedom of Information Act request is submitted asking for copies of standards that have been incorporated by reference. Public.Resource.Org is represented by Public Citizen for these requests.

3.1. U.S. Access Board

3.2. Consumer Products Safety Commission

3.3. Office of the Federal Register (National Archives and Records Administration

3.4. Department of Housing and Urban Development

3.5. Mine Safety and Health Administration (Dept. of Labor)

3.6. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (Dept. of Labor)

3.7. U.S. Coast Guard (Dept. of Homeland Security)

3.8. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) (Dept. of Transportation)

3.9. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHSTA) (Dept. of Transportation)

4. FOIA Requests for Ethics Issues

In each case where a government official is on the board of directors of a private Standards Development Organization, a request is submitted asking for documentation about the relationship and potential conflicts of interest.

4.1. National Institute of Standards and Technology

4.2. U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission

4.3. Department of Defense

4.4. Department of Energy

4.5. Environmental Protection Agency

4.6. Food and Drug Administration

4.7. U.S. Air Force

5. FOIA Requests for Communications with SDOs

In each case, a FOIA request is submitted asking for any communications the agency has had with private Standards Development Organizations.

5.1. Administrative Conference of the United States

5.2. U.S. Access Board

5.3. National Institute of Standards and Technology

5.4. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (Dept. of the Interior)

5.5. Federal Highway Administration (Dept. of Transportation)

5.6. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (Dept. of Labor)

5.7. Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (Dept. of Transportation)

6. Litigation and Petitions

6.1. American Society for Testing and Materials et. al. v. Public.Resource.Org, Inc.

6.2. American Educational Research Association, Inc. et. al. v. Public.Resource.Org, Inc.

6.3. Public.Resource.Org v. United States Internal Revenue Service

6.4. Code Revision Commission et. al. v. Public.Resource.Org, Inc.

6.5. DIN Deutsches Institut für Normung e.V. v. Public.Resource.Org, Inc. and Carl Malamud

6.6. Petition to the Office of Parliamentary Counsel, Her Majesty's Government, United Kingdom

6.7. Public.Resource.Org, Inc. & Ors. v. Union of India & Ors.

6.8. Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts

6.9. Judiciary Committee, U.S. House of Representatives

6.10. American Bar Association, House of Delegates

7. Press and Speeches

7.1. Georgia

7.2. IRS

7.3. The Courts

7.4. The Bluebook

7.5. Incorporation By Reference

7.6. India