FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Harry M. Seidman
ACUS Postpones Spring Committee Meetings, June Plenary Session
Washington, D.C., March 30, 2020—In response to the ongoing public health threat posed by Covid-19, the Administrative Conference of the United States has indefinitely postponed all spring committee meetings and events as well as the June plenary session. ACUS will continue to assess the possibility of holding committee meetings in late spring or the summer.
ACUS will otherwise continue its work while adhering to the federal government’s distancing guidelines to protect the safety and health of ACUS staff and the community.
The Administrative Conference of the United States is an independent federal agency dedicated to improving the administrative process through consensus-driven applied research and providing nonpartisan expert advice and recommendations for federal agency procedures. Its membership is composed of senior federal officials, academics, and other experts from the private sector. Except for the Chairman, all Conference Members are unpaid.
The Conference is committed to promoting effective public participation and efficiency in the rulemaking process by leveraging interactive technologies and encouraging open communication with the public as well as making improvements to the regulatory process by reducing unnecessary litigation, and improving the use of science and the effectiveness of applicable laws. Learn more at www.acus.gov.
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