Separation of functions in administrative adjudication has usually been achieved through internal barriers within the agency which separate and insulate those employees who judge from those who investigate and prosecute. The chains of command, however, come together at the top in the person of the head or heads of the agency, who, through...
Agency Organization (Recommendations)
This is a draft proposed recommendation on federal agency use of ombudsmen, which will be the subject for discussion by the Committee on Rulemaking at its meeting on October 19, 2016. The present draft reflects the discussion of the research team's suggested recommendations by the committee at its meeting on September 28, 2016.
This document shows suggested revisions of the draft recommendation on federal agency use of ombudsmen, which was dated October 7, 2016. It has been prepared, based in part on comments received, for discussion by the Committee on Rulemaking at its meeting on October 19, 2016.