Administrative Policy Writing
Why are we talking about citing to agency regulations?
Why do we need to know this?
Government documents frequently discuss and cite regulations.
If you want to be able to read, write, and understand government
be able to decipher rule citations.
This also applies to professional and technical writers who must
cite to regulations in various technical documents.
As you will see, it is actually pretty easy. Believe it or not, you
donít have to be a lawyer to read regulations.
Before we get into citing rules, letís look at a couple of
government communications. You will see what I mean.