37 FR 23614, Nov. 4, 1972, unless otherwise noted.
(a) The name of the agency issuing a notice shall be placed at the beginning of the document.
(b) Whenever a specific bureau, service, or similar unit within an agency issues a notice, the name of that bureau, service, or unit shall be placed on a separate line below the name of the agency.
(c) An agency that uses file numbers, docket numbers, or similar identifying symbols shall place them in brackets immediately below the other headings required by this section.
(d) A suitable short title identifying the subject shall be provided beginning on a separate line immediately after the other required caption or captions. Whenever appropriate, an additional brief caption indicating the nature of the document shall be used.
The authority under which an agency issues a notice shall be cited in narrative form within text or in parentheses on a separate line following text.
Each proposed rule required by section 553 of title 5, United States Code, or any other statute, and any similar document voluntarily issued by an agency shall include a statement of -
(a) The time, place, and nature of public rulemaking proceedings; and
(b) Reference to the authority under which the regulatory action is proposed.
The area of the Code of Federal Regulations directly affected by a proposed regulatory action shall be identified by placing the appropriate CFR citation immediately below the name of the issuing agency. For example: