For students and practitioners, one of the most confusing issues posed today by The Bluebook lies in when and how to abbreviate federal and state administrative agency names. Or to put it another way: Do I use: EPA, E.P.A., Envtl. Protection Agency, or U.S. Envtl. Protection Agency?
Taryn L. Rucinski, To Abbreviate or Not to Abbreviate: A Perspective on Administrative Agency Bluebook Citations, AALL-SIS Newsl., Wint. 2014, at 17, http://digitalcommons.pace.edu/lawfaculty/923/.