Blog - Administrative Fix

Submitted by Michael J. Cole on March 14, 2018 - 12:55 pm EDT

This article was authored by Michael J. Cole, Attorney Advisor at ACUS on detail from the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission

Federal agencies, open government organizations, and other participants all come together from March 11 – 17 to celebrate Sunshine Week,...

Submitted by Michael J. Cole on March 13, 2018 - 11:06 am EDT

This article was authored by Michael J. Cole, Attorney Advisor at ACUS on detail from the Federal Mine Safety and Health Review Commission

Agencies promulgating rules often face substantial legal uncertainty regarding the validity of their rules, which exposes the agencies to the...

Submitted by Frank Massaro on March 9, 2018 - 9:42 am EST

This article was authored by Aaron Nielson, Associate Professor of Law at Brigham Young University and Jennifer Nou, Assistant Professor of Law at the University of Chicago Law School.

This article first appeared in the Regulatory Review's series on "Five Recommendations for...

Submitted by Frank Massaro on March 8, 2018 - 10:03 am EST

This article was authored by Jason A. Schwartz, an adjunct professor at New York University School of Law, H. Russell Frisby, Jr., a partner at Stinson Leonard Street LLP, and E. Donald Elliott, senior of counsel at Covington & Burling LLP.

This article first appeared in...

Submitted by Frank Massaro on March 7, 2018 - 9:51 am EST

This article was authored by Cary Coglianese, Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania, and Todd Rubin, an Attorney Advisor at ACUS.

This article first appeared in the Regulatory Review's series on "Five Recommendations for Improving Administrative Government" that...

Submitted by Frank Massaro on March 6, 2018 - 10:29 am EST

This article was authored by Blake Emerson, Assistant Professor of Law at UCLA School of Law.

This article first appeared in the Regulatory Review's series on "Five Recommendations for Improving Administrative Government" that focuses on the ACUS Recommendations adopted at...

Submitted by Frank Massaro on March 5, 2018 - 10:51 am EST

This article was authored by Nicholas Parrillo, Professor of Law at Yale Law School, and Lee Liberman Otis, Senior Vice President and Director of the Federalist Society's Faculty Division.

This article first appeared in the Regulatory Review's series on "Five Recommendations...

Submitted by Gisselle S. Bourns on February 7, 2018 - 1:47 pm EST

The first edition of ACUS’s Sourcebook of United States Executive Agencies, published in 2012, filled a significant gap in the public’s...

Submitted by Gavin Young on January 30, 2018 - 4:29 pm EST

In the last several sessions of Congress, Members of Congress from both political parties have introduced a large number of bills designed to amend or overhaul certain aspects of the federal administrative state. Among other things, these bills would increase Congressional oversight over...

Submitted by Todd Rubin on January 25, 2018 - 2:35 pm EST

Regulators must be mindful of a number of requirements as they seek to issue regulations. These requirements stem from executive orders, statutes, and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) guidance. As ACUS has...