Proposed Rules

The following is a current list of proposed, interim final rules, or final rules related to the regulations AMS is responsible for enforcing. All notices, except for final rules, are open for public comment until the deadline stated within the notice.

Public feedback to notices open for comment is gathered via www.regulations.gov. Please include your full name and mailing address (street, city, state and zip code) with your comments. Your comments must also reference the Title and Document Number. All comments will be posted without change, including any personal information provided. All comments submitted in response to this notice will be included in the record and will be made available to the public via regulations.gov. If your comments are not able to be transmitted via the document management system, please use the mailing address that is included in the notice.

For GIPSA Federal Register notices prior to 2018, please visit the Federal Register

Below is a list of rules currently going through the regulatory process.
Regulation Status Date Title
Fruit & Vegetable Marketing Orders Open for Comment 10/25/2022 Marketing Order for Walnuts Grown in California
Fruit & Vegetable Marketing Orders Open for Comment 10/19/2022 Florida Citrus Marketing Order; Exemption for Pummelos
Fruit & Vegetable Marketing Orders Open for Comment 10/19/2022 Termination of Marketing Order: Washington Apricots
Rulemaking (General) Open for Comment 10/12/2022 Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals: National ScienceLaboratories
US Grain Standards Act Notice 10/12/2022 United States Standards for Wheat
Organic Regulations Open for Comment 10/11/2022 Organic Livestock and Poultry Standards
Organic Regulations Open for Comment 10/11/2022 Inert Ingredients in Pesticides for Organic Production
Packers and Stockyard Act Open for Comment 10/3/2022 Inclusive Competition and Market Integrity under the Packers and Stockyards Act
Fruit & Vegetable Marketing Orders Final 8/26/2022 Avocados Grown in South Florida; Increased Assessment Rate
Fruit & Vegetable Marketing Orders Final 8/22/2022 Almonds Grown in California: Modification of Marketing Order