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Administrative Procedure Act

The Trump Administration’s Regulatory Reform Options

Jan 20, 2017 News

The new Administration and Congress can use several procedures to cut down on regulation.

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Should Administrative Agencies Adopt Class Action Procedures?

Aug 10, 2016 News

Responding to significant agency backlogs, a new report recommends class action-type procedures.

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Executive Power After United States v. Texas

Jul 20, 2016 Opinion

This closely watched case highlights larger lessons about the limits on executive power.

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A Shift in the Energy Regulatory Regime

Jul 18, 2016 Opinion

Two Supreme Court decisions raise questions about the role of states in emerging electricity markets.

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Finality and the Virtues of Jurisdictional Declarations

Jul 12, 2016 Opinion

The Supreme Court sheds light on the finality of Army Corps of Engineers’ jurisdictional determinations.

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Preventing Regulatory Capture

Jun 23, 2016 Opinion

When a regulation’s benefits exceed its costs, simplicity and interdisciplinary processes are essential to reducing capture.

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Rooting Out Regulatory Capture

Jun 13, 2016 Series

Distinguished public servants and scholars examine critical issues concerning regulatory capture—and offer solutions on its eradication.

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Is Quantified Cost-Benefit Analysis a Requirement for Rulemaking?

Jun 1, 2016 Analysis

Administrative law expert explores whether agencies must always use numbers to justify new rules.

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RegBlog@5

April 18, 2016 - May 12, 2016 Series

In commemoration of RegBlog's fifth anniversary, experts looks back on the last five years of regulation before looking forward to the

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Using the APA to Constrain Presidential Inaction

Jan 29, 2016 Analysis

Dan Walters argues that the Administrative Procedure Act provides the courts with the best framework for reviewing presidential inaction.

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