The Administrative Conference of the United States (ACUS) was established by statute in 1964 as a means of bringing together the best thinking from the public and private sectors to find ways to improve the functioning of federal agency programs. A full-time staff, currently only 15 people, works with a membership of approximately 100 senior government officials, academics, attorneys, and other experts, to research issues of administrative pr
Resources for Government Agencies
The Administrative Conference provides many resources for other government agencies. The most relevant items from across our website are available here.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently introduced a new online tool, “eRegulations,” designed to make agency regulations easier to understand. The pilot project uses CFPB's Electronic Fund Transfers rule (Regulation E), 12 C.F.R.
In January 2012, shortly after the Administrative Conference adopted Recommendation 2011-5, Incorporation by Reference, Congress enacted the Pipeline Safety, Regulatory Certainty, and Job Creation Act of 2011.