Would a different format (grouping and order of sections, use of headings,
paragraphing) make the rule easier to understand?
Would more (but shorter) sections be better?
Could we improve clarity by adding tables, lists, or diagrams?
What else could we do to make the rule easier to understand?
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the beginning of this document.
Regulation Identifier Number (RIN)
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regulatory action listed in the Unified Agenda of Federal Regulations. The Regulatory
Information Service Center publishes the Unified Agenda in April and October of each year.
You may use the RIN contained in the heading at the beginning of this document to find this
action in the Unified Agenda.
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List of Subjects in 49 CFR Part 565
Motor vehicle safety, Reporting and recordkeeping requirements; incorporation by
In consideration of the foregoing, NHTSA revises 49 CFR Part 565 to read as follows: