Ambiguous Wording Rewritten
Here are some examples of how using plain language can help clear up clarity problems caused by ambiguous wording.
|Right of use means any authorization issued under this part that allows use of Outer Continental Shelf lands.||Right of use means any authorization under this part to use Outer Continental Shelf lands.|
|This rule proposes the Spring/Summer subsistence harvest regulations in Alaska for migratory birds that expire on August 31, 2003.||This rule proposes the Spring/Summer subsistence harvest regulations for migratory birds in Alaska. The regulations will expire on August 31, 2003.|
|This regulation governs disaster assistance for services to prevent hardship caused by fire, flood, or acts of nature that are not provided by FEMA or the Red Cross.||This regulation governs disaster assistance that: