• Summary
  • Contents
  • Subject index

The Federal Regulatory Directory, Eighteenth Edition continues to offer a clear path through the maze of complex federal agencies and regulations, providing to-the-point analysis of regulations. Information-packed profiles of more than 100 federal agencies and departments detail the history, structure, purpose, actions, and key contacts for every regulatory agency in the U.S. government. Now updated with an improved searching structure, the Federal Regulatory Directory continues to be the leading reference for understanding federal regulations, providing a richer, more targeted exploration than is possible by cobbling together electronic and print sources.

National Transportation Safety Board
National transportation safety board
■ Introduction

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) was created by the Department of Transportation Act of 1966 and began operations in April 1967. Originally, it was an autonomous agency within the Department of Transportation. In 1974 Congress passed the Independent Safety Board Act that granted NTSB independent status. The board began operations under the new act on ...

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