(a) The growing complexity and scope of government regulation resulting from informal rulemaking proceedings have increased the importance of communication and coordination among agencies. Because the President, as the nation’s Chief Executive, may be deemed accountable for what agencies do, efforts to achieve policy coordination through Presidential channels have become...
Presidential Review (Recommendations)
Federal regulation has grown in both scope and complexity in recent decades. Among its wide variety of national goals are: Ensuring competitive markets, spurring economic growth, checking inflation, reducing unemployment, protecting national security, assuring equal opportunity, increasing social security, protecting the environment, ensuring safety...
Draft Statement for the Improving the Timeliness, Transparency, and Effectiveness of OIRA Review Project
Revised Draft Statement for Discussion at the November 6, 2013 Joint Meeting of the Committees on Administration & Management and Regulation
Statement # 18, “Improving the Timeliness of OIRA Regulatory Review,” highlights potential mechanisms for improving review times of rules under review by the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA), including promoting enhanced coordination between OIRA and agencies prior to the submission of rules, encouraging increased transparency concerning the reasons for...
Proposed Amendments to the Improving the Timeliness of OIRA Regulatory Review Draft Statement for Consideration at the Plenary Session
Draft Recommendation for the Retrospective Review of Agency Rules Project (for consideration at the October 15, 2014 committee meeting)
Draft Recommendation for the October 29, 2014 Committee on Regulation Meeting on the Retrospective Review of Agency Rules Project