Blog - Administrative Fix

Submitted by Jeremy Graboyes on May 23, 2019 - 9:15 am EDT

This post is the seventh in a nine-part series about the historical antecedents of ACUS.

On February 6, 1957, Attorney General Herbert Brownell Jr. issued...

Submitted by Jeremy Graboyes on May 16, 2019 - 10:23 am EDT

This post is the sixth in a nine-part series about the historical antecedents of ACUS.

In 1953, Congress requested a second Commission on Organization of the Executive Branch of...

Submitted by Todd Rubin on May 14, 2019 - 2:06 pm EDT

The Committee on Judicial Review recently voted to approve a proposed recommendation on agency guidance through interpretive rules.

In 2017, the Assembly approved a recommendation...

Submitted by Jeremy Graboyes on May 9, 2019 - 10:22 am EDT

This post is the fifth in a nine-part series about the historical antecedents of ACUS.

On March 24, 1953, Chief Justice Fred Vinson sent a letter to President Dwight Eisenhower...

Submitted by Alexandria Tindall Webb on May 2, 2019 - 11:32 am EDT

This season, ACUS is considering revisions to the model rules for implementing the Equal Access to Justice Act (EAJA).

In 1980, President Jimmy Carter signed...

Submitted by Jeremy Graboyes on May 2, 2019 - 10:06 am EDT

This post is the fourth in a nine-part series about the historical antecedents of ACUS.

In the summer of 1949, a Special Subcommittee of the House Judiciary Committee...

Submitted by Jeremy Graboyes on April 25, 2019 - 9:51 am EDT

This post is the third in a nine-part series about the historical antecedents of ACUS.

The ...

Submitted by Jeremy Graboyes on April 18, 2019 - 9:29 am EDT

This post is the second in a nine-part series about the historical antecedents of ACUS.

In 1939, as Congress debated the Walter-Logan Bill, President Roosevelt asked Attorney...

Submitted by Todd Phillips on April 15, 2019 - 2:44 pm EDT

Government agencies produce thousands, if not millions, of advisory statements each year. Access to this guidance—expressed in Federal Register notices, website postings, speeches by agency heads, routine communications with individuals, and a wide variety of other pronouncements—is...

Submitted by Jeremy Graboyes on April 11, 2019 - 10:19 am EDT

This post is the first in a nine-part series about the historical antecedents of ACUS.

On January 12, 1937, President Franklin Roosevelt...