ACUS is among the smallest agencies of our federal government, but it has a very important mission: to promote improvements in the efficiency, adequacy, and fairness of the procedures by which federal agencies conduct regulatory programs, administer grants and benefits, and perform related governmental functions. We do this through a variety of activities that include scholarly research projects, development of recommendations directed primarily to agencies and Congress, and publications and seminars on best procedural practices.
July 6, 2016 - 12:10 pm EDTThe Administrative Conference of the United States mourns the passing of Abner Mikva. While serving on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, Judge Mikva was a much-valued participant in several colloquia and other programs sponsored by the Conference. ...