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Recommendation 2014-3Guidance in the Rulemaking Process identifies best practices for agencies when providing guidance in preambles to final rules.  It suggests ways that agencies can improve the drafting and presentation of these preambles, including making it easier to identify any guidance content.  The recommendation also urges agencies to ensure that... read more


Recommendation 2010-1 – Regulatory Preemption addresses agency procedures for determining whether to preempt state law.  The recommendation presents best practices by federal agencies in implementing the requirements of Executive Order 13132 and the President’s May 2009 memorandum governing agency preemption of state law, including procedures for securing meaningful... read more