Regulatory Development and Retrospective Review Tracker

Rules by Projected Publication Date

This page lists the date (mm/yyyy) on which the next stage of a rule is projected to publish in the Federal Register (FR). For example, if the next stage EPA expects to publish is a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), we list below the future date on which we expect to publish the NPRM in the FR. This date is subject to change during development of the rule. Any subsequent dates (e.g., the date we expect to publish the Final Rule) will not appear on this list until the NPRM actually publishes. Also, this list does not include rules that have been finalized already and therefore do not have a forthcoming publication date.  To see final rules, go to the Rulemakings by Phase: Final Rule Published page.

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10/2016 NPRMRenewable Fuel Standard Program Amendments (RIN: 2060-AS66)Air
10/2016 Final RuleFormaldehyde; Third-Party Certification Framework for the Formaldehyde Standards for Composite Wood Products (RIN: 2070-AJ44)Toxic Substances
10/2016 Final RuleInterstate Transport Rule for the 2008 Ozone NAAQS (RIN: 2060-AS05)Air
11/2016 Final RuleMunicipal Separate Storm Sewer General Permit Remand Rule (RIN: 2040-AF57)Water
11/2016 Final RulePesticides; Certification of Pesticide Applicators (RIN: 2070-AJ20)Pesticides
11/2016 NPRMTrichloroethylene (TCE); Rulemaking Under TSCA §6(a); Vapor Degreasing (RIN: 2070-AK11)Toxic Substances
11/2016 Final RuleNational Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) Subpart W: Standards for Radon Emissions From Operating Uranium Mill Tailings: Review (RIN: 2060-AP26)Air
11/2016 NPRMImplementation of the 2015 National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Ozone: Nonattainment Area Classifications and State Implementation Plan Requirements (RIN: 2060-AS82)Air
12/2016 Final RuleHazardous Waste Export-Import Revisions Rule (RIN: 2050-AG77)Waste
12/2016 Final RuleRevision of 40 CFR Part 192--Health and Environmental Protection Standards for Uranium and Thorium Mill Tailings and Uranium In Situ Leaching Processing Facilities (RIN: 2060-AP43)General
12/2016 NPRMNational Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants: Publicly Owned Treatment Works Risk and Technology Review (RIN: 2060-AS85)Air
12/2016 Final RuleAddition of Subsurface Component to the Hazard Ranking System (HRS) (RIN: 2050-AG67)Waste
12/2016 Final RuleModernization of the Accidental Release Prevention Regulations under Clean Air Act (RIN: 2050-AG82)Air
12/2016 NPRMFinancial Responsibility Requirements under CERCLA Section 108(b) for Classes of Facilities in the Hard Rock Mining Industry (RIN: 2050-AG61)Waste
12/2016 NoticeFinancial Responsibility Requirements under CERCLA Section 108(b) for Facilities in the Chemical, Petroleum and Electric Power Industries (RIN: 2050-AG56)Waste
12/2016 Final RuleProposed Renewable Fuel Volume Standards for 2017 and Biomass Based Diesel Volume (BBD) for 2018 (RIN: 2060-AS72)Air
12/2016 NPRMN-Methylpyrrolidone (NMP) and Methylene Chloride; Rulemaking Under TSCA §6(a) (RIN: 2070-AK07)Toxic Substances
12/2016 Final RuleFederal Plan for Regulating Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Electric Generating Units (RIN: 2060-AS47)Air
12/2016 NPRMTrichloroethylene (TCE); Rulemaking Under TSCA §6(a) (RIN: 2070-AK03)Toxic Substances
12/2016 NPRMProcedures for Prioritization of Chemicals for Risk Evaluation under the Toxic Substances Control Act (RIN: 2070-AK23)Toxic Substances
12/2016 NPRMProcedures for Evaluating Existing Chemical Risks under the Toxic Substances Control Act (RIN: 2070-AK20)Toxic Substances
12/2016 Final RuleAmendments to Implementing Regulations for Reviewing and Acting on CAA §111(d) State Plans (RIN: 2060-AT23)Air
01/2017 NPRMRisk and Technology Review for National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants from the Pulp and Paper Combustion Sources (RIN: 2060-AS46)Air
01/2017 Final RuleNanoscale Materials; Chemical Substances When Manufactured, Imported, or Processed as Nanoscale Materials; Reporting and Recordkeeping Requirements; Significant New Use Rule (RIN: 2070-AJ54)Toxic Substances
03/2017 NPRMPolychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs); Reassessment of Use Authorizations for PCBs in Small Capacitors (RIN: 2070-AK12)Toxic Substances
04/2017 NPRMLead; Renovation, Repair, and Painting Program for Public and Commercial Buildings (RIN: 2070-AJ56)Toxic Substances
06/2017 NPRMNational Primary Drinking Water Regulations for Lead and Copper: Regulatory Revisions (RIN: 2040-AF15)Water
06/2017 NPRMHydraulic Fracturing Chemicals and Mixtures (RIN: 2070-AJ93)Toxic Substances
07/2017 NPRMPortland Cement Risk and Technology Review (RIN: 2060-AS92)Air
07/2017 NPRMNational Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Integrated Iron and Steel Manufacturing Facilities (RIN: 2060-AT03)Air
08/2017 Final RuleUniform National Discharge Standards for Vessels of the Armed Forces - Phase II – Batch Two (UNDS) (RIN: 2040-AF53)Water
10/2017 NPRMPolychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs); Reassessment of Use Authorizations (RIN: 2070-AJ38)Toxic Substances
12/2017 NPRMRevisions to 40 CFR Part 2, Subpart b (Confidentiality of Business Information) (RIN: 2025-AA39)General
12/2017 NPRMReconsideration of the Polyvinyl Chloride and Copolymers National Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants (RIN: 2060-AR73)Air
12/2017 NPRMEndangerment Finding for Lead Emissions from Piston-Engine Aircraft Using Leaded Aviation Gasoline (RIN: 2060-AT10)Air
01/2018 NPRMNational Primary Drinking Water Regulations: Finished Water Storage Facility Inspection Requirements for the Revised Total Coliform Rule (RIN: 2040-AF37)Water
02/2018 NPRMNational Primary Drinking Water Regulations: Group Regulation of Carcinogenic Volatile Organic Compound (VOCs) (RIN: 2040-AF29)Water
03/2018 NPRMExpansion of Industry Sectors Covered by the Toxics Release Inventory (TRI), Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) section 313 (RIN: 2025-AA33)Toxic Substances
03/2018 NPRMNational Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Source Categories: Generic Maximum Achievable Control Technology Standards - Ethylene Production (Subparts XX and YY) (RIN: 2060-AT02)Air
06/2018 NPRMNational Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Coke Ovens: Pushing, Quenching, and Battery Stacks (RIN: 2060-AS81)Air
06/2018 NPRMClean Water Act Hazardous Substances Spill Prevention (RIN: 2050-AG87)Water
08/2018 Final RuleRevisions to the National Oil and Hazardous Substances Pollution Contingency Plan; Subpart J Product Schedule Listing Requirements (RIN: 2050-AE87)Water
09/2018 NPRMEngine Test Cells NESHAP RTR (RIN: 2060-AT01)Air
04/2019 NPRMReview of the National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Particulate Matter (RIN: 2060-AS50)Air
01/2020 NPRMStationary Combustion Turbine RTR (RIN: 2060-AT00)Undetermined
00/0000 Final RuleNESHAP: Mercury Cell Chlor-Alkali Plants - Amendments (RIN: 2060-AN99)Air
00/0000 Final RuleNational Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants for Stationary Combustion Turbines- Petition to Delist (RIN: 2060-AK73)Air
00/0000 NPRMPrevention of Significant Deterioration (PSD) and Nonattainment New Source Review (NSR): Reconsideration of Inclusion of Fugitive Emissions; Reconsideration (RIN: 2060-AQ47)Air
00/0000 NPRMTesting of Bisphenol A (BPA) (RIN: 2070-AJ83)Toxic Substances
00/0000 NPRMLead-Based Paint Activities; Bridges and Structures; Training, Accreditation, and Certification Rule and Model State Plan Rule (RIN: 2070-AC64)Toxic Substances
00/0000 Final RuleRemand of Halogenated Solvent Cleaning Final Residual Risk Rule (RIN: 2060-AP07)Air
00/0000 NPRMRevision to Definition of Volatile Organic Compounds - Exclusion of Methyl Iodide (And Possibly Methyl Bromide) (RIN: 2060-AP22)Air
00/0000 NPRMMercury; Regulation of Use in Certain Products (RIN: 2070-AJ46)Toxic Substances
00/0000 NPRMLead Wheel Weights; Regulatory Investigation (RIN: 2070-AJ64)Toxic Substances
00/0000 NPRMStormwater Regulations Revision to Address Discharges from Developed Sites (RIN: 2040-AF13)Water
00/0000 NPRMNational Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants: Startup, Shutdown, and Malfunction Amendments to Part 63 Standards (RIN: 2060-AP96)Air
00/0000 NPRMLong-Chain Perfluorinated Chemicals (LCPFCs); Regulation(s) Under TSCA (RIN: 2070-AJ72)Toxic Substances
00/0000 NPRMLead Dust Hazard Standards (RIN: 2070-AJ82)Toxic Substances
00/0000 NPRMReview of the NO2 Primary National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) (RIN: 2060-AR57)Air
00/0000 NPRMRegulations to Facilitate Compliance with the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act by Producers of Plant-Incorporated Protectants (PIPs) (RIN: 2070-AJ32)Pesticides
00/0000 NPRMDevelopment of Best Management Practices for Recreational Boats under § 312(o) of the Clean Water Act (RIN: 2040-AF03)Water
00/0000 NPRMStandards of Performance for New Stationary Sources and Emission Guidelines for Existing Sources: Other Solid Waste Incineration Units (RIN: 2060-AQ72)Air
00/0000 NPRMAmendments to Part 63 Subpart YYYYY Electric Arc Furnace Area Source Standard (RIN: 2060-AR27)Air
00/0000 NPRMCERCLA/EPCRA Reporting Requirements for Air Releases of Hazardous Substances from Animal Waste at Farms (RIN: 2050-AG66)Waste
00/0000 NPRMNew Source Review and Title V Operating Permit Programs – Reconsideration of PSD Requirements for Particulate Matter Less Than 2.5 Micrometers (PM2.5) and Revision to Public Notice Requirements (RIN: 2060-AR28)Air
00/0000 NPRMNational Primary Drinking Water Regulations: Regulation of Perchlorate (RIN: 2040-AF28)Water
00/0000 Final RuleClean Energy Incentive Program Design and Implementation (RIN: 2060-AS84)Air
00/0000 Final RuleUser Fee Schedule for Electronic Hazardous Waste Manifest (RIN: 2050-AG80)Waste
00/0000 NPRMNational Emission Standards for Hazardous Air Pollutants: Taconite Iron Ore Processing Risk and Technology Review (RIN: 2060-AT05)Air
00/0000 NPRMNational Emission Standard for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) Risk and Technology Review: Reinforced Plastics Composites and Boat Manufacturing (RIN: 2060-AT12)Air
00/0000 Final RulePSD and Title V Permitting for Greenhouse Gases: Establishment of a SER for Greenhouse Gas Emissions under the PSD Program & Revisions to the Tailoring Rule Provisions for PSD and Title V Permitting (RIN: 2060-AS62)Air
00/0000 NPRMLime Manufacturing Risk and Technology Review (RIN: 2060-AT08)Air
00/0000 NPRMRubber Tire Manufacturing Risk and Technology Review (RIN: 2060-AT07)Air
N/A N/ALead Emissions from Piston-Engine Aircraft Using Leaded Aviation Gasoline (RIN: 2060-AP79)Air
N/A N/ARevised Regulation for Environmental Radiation Protection Standard for Nuclear Power Operations - 40 CFR Part 190 (RIN: 2060-AR12)General