Trump Administration Announces Nominee for Administrative Conference Chairman
Washington, D.C., September 5, 2017 – On Saturday, September 2, 2017, the Trump Administration announced its intention to nominate Jonathan F. Mitchell to be Chairman of the Administrative Conference of the United States (ACUS) for a term of 5 years.
The full White House press release appears here.
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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