Agencies can improve both regulatory analysis and decision-making by establishing internal review capacity.
Data from recent rulemakings do not show that OIRA review systematically lowers estimated benefits and increases estimated costs.
Better understanding of OIRA’s role – and its rationale – provides a new agenda for reform.
ACUS floats proposals to make rule review faster and more transparent.
Debate ensues over the proposed Regulatory Accountability Act.
ACUS draft report analyzes legal obstacles for using social media in rulemaking.
Scholars debate the constitutionality--and wisdom--of the REINS Act.