A divided government may not fully explain the creation of agencies not directly controllable by the President.
The Trump Administration’s information request violates a longstanding federal law.
President Trump’s regulation-trimming executive order will likely survive judicial scrutiny despite potential policy objections.
The Early Participation in Regulations Act will further complicate the rulemaking process.
Regulatory reform bill’s public hearing requirement will hinder agencies’ attempts to regulate.
Under President Trump’s executive order, the benefits of new regulations will play no role in regulatory decision-making.
How the incoming President might shape his strategy in the regulatory sphere.
Following certain procedural steps will strengthen independent agencies’ rulemaking processes.
Public Citizen and the Coalition for Sensible Safeguards convened panels of regulatory experts.
Experts argue that the number and cost of regulations sharply rose in 2015—at a rate that has held steady in 2016.
What is the cost of emitting soot into the atmosphere? The answer is unclear, yet it plays an important role in policymaking.
Penn Law students met with experts in Washington to discuss proposals for reforming the regulatory process.