The President of the United States, on April 29, 1953, at the instance of the Chief Justice of the United States in his capacity as Chairman of the Judicial Conference of the United States, called a conference concerning unnecessary delay, expense and volume of records in some adjudicatory and rule-making proceedings in the Executive Departments and Administrative Agencies. To this Conference...
Judicial Review (Documents)
On February 11, 2013, the House of Delegates of the American Bar Association (ABA) adopted Resolution 300, urging Congress to implement Conference Recommendation 2012-6. The resolution was offered by the ABA's Section of Public Contract Law and co-sponsored by the Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice.
This document includes the final resolution as adopted, followed...
This updated version of Appendix A to the Section 1500 Report provides data on Section 1500 cases decided by the Court of Federal Claims and Federal Circuit from 2000-2012. Revised in early 2013, this version of the appendix was not available to the Committee on Judicial Review or the Assembly during the process of developing...
Recommendation 2013-4, “The Administrative Record in Informal Rulemaking,” offers best practices for agencies in the compilation, preservation, and certification of records in informal rulemaking, and supports the judicial presumption of regularity for agency administrative records except in certain limited circumstances.
This is the final version of Emily S. Bremer and Jonathan R. Siegel's Section 1500 Report, as published in the Alabama Law Review in October 2013.
Recommendation 2013-6, “Remand Without Vacatur,” examines the judicial remedy of remand without vacatur on review of agency actions and equitable factors that may justify its application. The recommendation offers guidance for courts that remand agency actions and for agencies responding to judicial remands.