Code of Federal Regulations - CFR Law and Legal Definition

Code of Federal Regulations - CFR is the codification of the general and permanent rules and regulations published in the Federal Register by the executive departments and agencies of the U.S. Federal government. The Code of Federal Regulations is published by the Office of the Federal Register, an agency of the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). The Code of Federal Regulations is divided into 50 titles that represent broad areas subject to federal regulation. Each volume is updated annually according to the changes implemented.