Administrative Fix Blog

Submitted by Stephanie J. Tatham on October 22, 2013 - 6:11 pm EDT

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently introduced a new online tool, “eRegulations,” designed to make agency regulations easier to understand.  The pilot project uses CFPB's Electronic Fund...

Submitted by Emily S. Bremer on October 2, 2013 - 3:25 pm EDT

Today, the Office of the Federal Register (OFR) partially granted a...

Submitted by Amber G. Williams on September 30, 2013 - 1:41 pm EDT
Submitted by Reeve T. Bull on September 18, 2013 - 5:23 pm EDT

I was recently invited to attend a conference in Beijing titled “International Workshop on the Reform of Administrative Approval System and Government Regulation” co-hosted by the Zhejiang University Guanghua Law School and the Chinese Journal of Law.  Zhejiang University graciously funded the...

Submitted by Stephanie J. Tatham on September 11, 2013 - 11:56 am EDT

Recent publications by ACUS Members span the spectrum from exploring the future of rulemaking to examining the history of agencies.  This post and the attached fact sheet spotlight scholarship by ACUS Members and...

Submitted by Reeve T. Bull on August 29, 2013 - 11:37 am EDT

On August 27, 2013, ...

Submitted by Emily S. Bremer on August 23, 2013 - 2:58 pm EDT

In January 2012, shortly after the Administrative Conference adopted Recommendation 2011-5, Incorporation by Reference, Congress enacted the...

Submitted by David M. Pritzker on July 17, 2013 - 1:02 pm EDT

Administrative Conference (ACUS) Chairman Paul Verkuil recently received a request from an English teacher at a high school in Russia.  She explained that her curriculum includes a topic about one of the United States government...

Submitted by Emily S. Bremer on July 2, 2013 - 4:49 pm EDT

On July 1-2, RegBlog, a project affiliated with the...

Submitted by Emily S. Bremer on June 10, 2013 - 5:21 pm EDT

In a previous post, I gave a brief overview of the procedural requirements for informal rulemaking under Section 553 of the Administrative Procedure Act.  See ...

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