The action is part of Obama's pursuit of stronger gun control via executive action.
The Energy Department announced new energy efficiency standards Friday for commercial refrigerators.
Republican leaders in the House next week will call up several energy bills that Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) said are a response to the rising cost of heating people's homes.
The bill would force federal agencies to ensure that lowest-cost rules are adopted.
Congressional Dems and activists press for progress on anniversary of landmark statute.
Monday's edition of the Federal Register contains new rules for people who want to access the government's Death Master File, to prevent the military from buying counterfeit electronic parts, and to help mentally disabled people find jobs.
The Federal Trade Commission received more complaints about identity theft than any other issue in 2013.
House Republicans are moving forward with a plan to reform decades-old chemical laws.
The White House "strongly opposes" legislation slated for House approval Friday.
The revamped energy efficiency legislation includes an extra 10 amendments.