April 10, 2014 Committee Meeting

April 10, 2014 Committee Meeting
  • April 10, 2014 - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
Administrative Conference of the United States
1120 20th Street, NW Suite 706 South Washington, DC 20036

The Committee on Rulemaking will meet to consider a draft report and recommendations addressing procedures and best practices for managing ex parte contacts in the informal rulemaking process.  The consultant for this project is Esa Sferra-Bonistalli, former Senior Attorney/Team Leader, Coast Guard Office of Regulations and Administrative Law.  Ms. Sferra-Bonistalli's draft report, along with other documents related to the Ex Parte Project, will be posted here ahead of the meeting.

April 10, 2014 - 1:00 pm EDT

Research Projects

Recommendation 2014-4 – “Ex Parte” Communications in Informal Rulemaking provides guidance and best practices to agencies for managing "ex parte" communications between agency personnel and nongovernmental interested persons regarding the substance of informal rulemaking proceedings conducted under 5 U.S.C. § 553.