Penn Law students met with experts in Washington to discuss proposals for reforming the regulatory process.
Proposed regulatory review commissions would circumvent procedural safeguards.
New lookback programs impede public safeguards rather than improve the regulatory system.
A new institutional design is required to deal with retrospective review of regulations.
The SCRUB Act would help correct regulatory accumulation – but the bill could be improved.
The SCRUB Act would help eliminate duplicative rules through retrospective review.
The Regulatory Review features the debate over an independent process for reviewing existing rules.