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 21, 2015 - 11:43 am EDTThis post is the third in a series exploring how the federal judiciary has referenced the Administrative Conference and its body of work in judicial opinions. The focus of this post is on the U.S. Court of Appeals other than the D.C. Circuit, which was the subject of our second post. ...