Streamlining Electric Program Procedures

Federal Register, Volume 84 Issue 134 (Friday, July 12, 2019)
[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 134 (Friday, July 12, 2019)]
[Rules and Regulations]
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[FR Doc No: 2019-14875]
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Rural Utilities Service
7 CFR Parts 1710, 1714, 1717, 1724, 1726, and 1730
RIN 0572-AC40
Streamlining Electric Program Procedures
AGENCY: Rural Utilities Service, USDA.
ACTION: Final rule; change of effective date.
SUMMARY: On July 9, 2019, the Rural Utilities Service (RUS), a Rural
Development agency of the United States Department of Agriculture
(USDA), published a final rule that revised several regulations to
streamline its procedures for Electric Program borrowers. RUS has
determined it is necessary to accelerate the effective date of the
final rule.
    Effective date: The effective date of the final rule published at
84 FR 32607 on July 9, 2019 is changed from September 9, 2019, to July
12, 2019.
    Applicability date: The final rule published at 84 FR 32607 on July
9, 2019, is applicable beginning July 9, 2019.
Administrator, Office of Policy, Outreach, and Standards (OPOS), Rural
Utilities Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, STOP 1569, 1400
Independence Ave. SW, Washington, DC 20250-0787, telephone: (202) 720-
1900. Email contact [email protected].
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On July 9, 2019, RUS published a final rule
implementing revisions to existing regulations to streamline procedures
for Electric Program borrowers. The final rule should have been
effective upon publication in the Federal Register. This document
accelerates the effective date of the final rule from September 9, 2019
to July 12, 2019, and provides an applicability date of July 9, 2019
for the final rule.
Chad Rupe,
Administrator, Rural Utilities Service.
[FR Doc. 2019-14875 Filed 7-11-19; 8:45 am]