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Title 14Chapter ISubchapter BPart 11

TITLE 14—Aeronautics and Space






To what does this part apply?

Definition of Terms

What is an advance notice of proposed rulemaking?
What is a notice of proposed rulemaking?
What is a supplemental notice of proposed rulemaking?
What is a final rule?
What is a final rule with request for comments?
What is a direct final rule?
What is a petition for exemption?
What is a petition for rulemaking?
What is a special condition?


What are the most common kinds of rulemaking actions for which FAA follows the Administrative Procedure Act?
Does FAA follow the same procedures in issuing all types of rules?
How does FAA issue rules?
Are there other ways FAA collects specific rulemaking recommendations before we issue an NPRM?
May FAA change its regulations without first issuing an ANPRM or NPRM?
How does FAA process direct final rules?
How can I track FAA's rulemaking activities?
Does FAA include sensitive security information and proprietary information in the Federal Docket Management System (FDMS)?
Where can I find information about an Airworthiness Directive, an airspace designation, or a petition handled in a region?
What public comment procedures does the FAA follow for Special Conditions?
How may I participate in FAA's rulemaking process?
Can I get more information about a rulemaking?

Written Comments

Who may file comments?
What information must I put in my written comments?
Where and when do I file my comments?
May I ask for more time to file my comments?

Public Meetings and Other Proceedings

May I request that FAA hold a public meeting on a rulemaking action?
What takes place at a public meeting?

Petitions for Rulemaking and for Exemption

May I ask FAA to adopt, amend, or repeal a regulation, or grant relief from the requirements of a current regulation?
How and to whom do I submit my petition for rulemaking or petition for exemption?
What information must I include in my petition for rulemaking?
How does FAA process petitions for rulemaking?
Does FAA invite public comment on petitions for rulemaking?
Is there any additional information I must include in my petition for designating airspace?
What information must I include in my petition for an exemption?
How can I operate under an exemption outside the United States?
Does FAA invite public comment on petitions for exemption?
Are there circumstances in which FAA may decide not to publish a summary of my petition for exemption?
How much time do I have to submit comments to FAA on a petition for exemption?
How does FAA inform me of its decision on my petition for exemption?
May I ask FAA to reconsider my petition for rulemaking or petition for exemption if it is denied?
What exemption relief may be available to federal, state, and local governments when operating aircraft that are not public aircraft?


Office of Management and Budget (OMB) control numbers assigned under the Paperwork Reduction Act.
Appendix 1 to Part 11—Oral Communications With the Public During Rulemaking

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