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2011 Federal Register Items (January - December)

The Federal Register is a daily publication used to provide notice of proposed or final changes to the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), including the the regulations of the Bureau of the Fiscal Service (formerly the Bureau of the Public Debt). The Federal Register is also used to provide other important information or requests for information. The most important items relating to the Bureau of the Fiscal Service published in the Federal Register from January 2011 through December 2011 are listed below. You will leave this site if you choose to access these Federal Register publications.

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2011 Federal Register Items (January - December)
October 28, 2011

31 CFR Parts 351, 353, 359, and 360

Treasury is discontinuing the over-the-counter sales of definitive (paper) savings bonds. This includes sales through financial institutions and mail-in orders. The elimination of definitive savings bond issuances will reduce program costs, enhance customer service, and minimize environmental impact.

Action: Final rule.

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April 1, 2011

31 CFR Parts 306, 356, 357 and 363

U.S. Securities; Sale and Issue of Marketable Book-Entry Treasury Bills, Notes, and Bonds; Book-Entry Treasury Bonds, Notes and Bills Held in Treasury/Reserve Automated Debt Entry System (TRADES) and Legacy TreasuryDirect; Securities Held in TreasuryDirect.

Action: Final rule.

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