October 23, 2014 Committee Meeting

October 23, 2014 Committee Meeting
  • October 23, 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 draft recommendation addressing procedures and best practices in connection with petitions for rulemaking.  The consultants for this project are Jason A. Schwartz and Professor Richard L. Revesz of the Institute for Policy Integrity at New York University School of Law.  The draft report, along with other documents related to the Petitions for Rulemaking Project, will be posted here ahead of the meeting.

October 23, 2014 - 1:00 pm EDT

Research Projects

Recommendation 2014-6 – Petitions for Rulemaking identifies agency procedures and best practices for accepting, processing, and responding to petitions for rulemaking. It seeks to ensure that the public's right to petition is a meaningful one, while still respecting the need for agencies to retain decisional autonomy.