49 CFR 821.61 - Prohibited ex parte communications.

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§ 821.61 Prohibited ex parte communications.
(a) The prohibitions of this section shall apply from the time a petition for review or an appeal is filed unless the person responsible for the communication has knowledge that a petition for review or an appeal will be filed, in which case the prohibitions shall apply at the time of the acquisition of such knowledge. Such prohibitions shall continue until the time of the Board's final disposition of the petition, appeal and any ancillary matters, such as the adjudication of a claim for fees and expenses under the Equal Access to Justice Act.
(b) Except to the extent required for the disposition of ex parte matters as authorized by law:
(1) No interested person outside the Board shall make or knowingly cause to be made to any Board decisional employee an ex parte communication relevant to the merits of the proceeding;
(2) No Board decisional employee shall make or knowingly cause to be made to any interested person outside the Board an ex parte communication relevant to the merits of the proceeding. Ex parte communications solely relating to matters of Board procedure or practice are not prohibited by this section.

Title 49 published on 2013-10-01

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  • 2014-07-17; vol. 79 # 137 - Thursday, July 17, 2014
    1. 79 FR 41649 - Rules of Practice in Air Safety Proceedings; Correction
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      NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD
      Final rule; correction.
      Effective July 17, 2014.
      49 CFR Part 821

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 49 - TRANSPORTATION

§ 1101 - Definitions

§ 1111 - General organization

§ 1112 - Special boards of inquiry on air transportation safety

§ 1113 - Administrative

§ 1114 - Disclosure, availability, and use of information

§ 1115 - Training

§ 1116 - Reports and studies

§ 1117 - Annual report

§ 1118 - Authorization of appropriations

§ 1119 - Accident and safety data classification and publication

§ 1131 - General authority

§ 1132 - Civil aircraft accident investigations

§ 1133 - Review of other agency action

§ 1134 - Inspections and autopsies

§ 1135 - Secretary of Transportation’s responses to safety recommendations

§ 1136 - Assistance to families of passengers involved in aircraft accidents

§ 1137 - Authority of the Inspector General

§ 1138 - Evaluation and audit of National Transportation Safety Board

§ 1139 - Assistance to families of passengers involved in rail passenger accidents

§ 1151 - Aviation enforcement

§ 1152 - Joinder and intervention in aviation proceedings

§ 1153 - Judicial review

§ 1154 - Discovery and use of cockpit and surface vehicle recordings and transcripts

§ 1155 - Aviation penalties

§ 44701 - General requirements

§ 44702 - Issuance of certificates

§ 44703 - Airman certificates

§ 44704 - Type certificates, production certificates, airworthiness certificates,,

§ 44705 - Air carrier operating certificates

§ 44706 - Airport operating certificates

§ 44707 - Examining and rating air agencies

§ 44708 - Inspecting and rating air navigation facilities

§ 44709 - Amendments, modifications, suspensions, and revocations of certificates

§ 44710 - Revocations of airman certificates for controlled substance violations

§ 44711 - Prohibitions and exemption

§ 44712 - Emergency locator transmitters

§ 44713 - Inspection and maintenance

§ 44714 - Aviation fuel standards

§ 44715 - Controlling aircraft noise and sonic boom

§ 44716 - Collision avoidance systems

§ 44717 - Aging aircraft

§ 44718 - Structures interfering with air commerce

§ 44719 - Standards for navigational aids

§ 44720 - Meteorological services

§ 44721 - Aeronautical charts and related products and services

§ 44722 - Aircraft operations in winter conditions

§ 44723 - Annual report

§ 46301 - Civil penalties

Public Laws

Title 49 published on 2013-10-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 49 CFR 821 after this date.

  • 2014-07-17; vol. 79 # 137 - Thursday, July 17, 2014
    1. 79 FR 41649 - Rules of Practice in Air Safety Proceedings; Correction
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD
      Final rule; correction.
      Effective July 17, 2014.
      49 CFR Part 821