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Notice of Public Meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2017-25374
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-11-24
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States will hold a meeting to consider five proposed recommendations and to conduct other business. This meeting will be open to the public.
Adoption of Recommendations
Document Number: 2017-14060
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-07-05
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States adopted two recommendations at its Sixty-seventh Plenary Session. The appended recommendations are titled: Adjudication Materials on Agency Web sites; and Negotiated Rulemaking and Other Options for Public Engagement.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2017-11137
Type: Notice
Date: 2017-05-31
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States will hold a meeting to consider two proposed recommendations and to conduct other business. This meeting will be open to the public.
Revisions to Freedom of Information Act Regulations
Document Number: 2017-00891
Type: Rule
Date: 2017-01-23
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States (``ACUS'' or ``the Conference'') is revising its regulations for disclosure of records under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) to comply with the FOIA Improvement Act of 2016.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2016-28402
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-11-25
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act, the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States will hold a meeting to consider four proposed recommendations and to conduct other business. This meeting will be open to the public.
Adoption of Recommendations
Document Number: 2016-14636
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-06-21
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States adopted two recommendations at its Sixty-fifth Plenary Session. The appended recommendations address: Consumer Complaint Databases and Aggregation of Similar Claims in Agency Adjudication.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2016-12075
Type: Notice
Date: 2016-05-23
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.), the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States will hold a meeting to consider two proposed recommendations and to conduct other business. This meeting will be open to the public.
Adoption of Recommendations
Document Number: 2015-31575
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-12-16
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States adopted three recommendations at its Sixty-fourth Plenary Session. The appended recommendations address: Technical Assistance by Federal Agencies in the Legislative Process; Declaratory Orders; and Designing Federal Permitting Programs.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2015-29674
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-11-20
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.), the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States will hold a meeting to consider three proposed recommendations and to conduct other business. This meeting will be open to the public.
Adoption of Statement
Document Number: 2015-25570
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-10-07
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States adopted one formal statement at its Sixty-Third Plenary Session. The appended statement addresses ``Issue Exhaustion in Preenforcement Judicial Review of Administrative Rulemaking.''
Adoption of Recommendation
Document Number: 2015-15679
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-06-26
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States adopted one recommendation at its Sixty-second Plenary Session. The appended recommendation addresses: Promoting Accuracy and Transparency in the Unified Agenda.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2015-11265
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-05-11
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.), the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States will hold a meeting to consider two proposed recommendations and to conduct other business. This meeting will be open to the public.
Information Collection Request: Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery (Reinstatement Without Change)
Document Number: 2014-30058
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-24
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
As part of a Federal Government-wide effort to streamline the process of seeking feedback from the public on service delivery, the Administrative Conference of the United States (``ACUS'' or ``the Conference'') has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request for reinstatement of a Generic Information Collection Request (Generic ICR): ``Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery'' previously approved under the Paperwork Reduction Act (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 3501 et seq.).
Adoption of Recommendations
Document Number: 2014-29546
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-12-17
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States adopted three recommendations at its Sixty-First Plenary Session. The appended recommendations address: Retrospective Review of Agency Rules; Petitions for Rulemaking; and Best Practices for Using Video Teleconferencing for Hearings.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2014-26982
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-11-14
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.), the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States will hold a meeting to consider three proposed recommendations and to conduct other business. This meeting will be open to the public.
Information Collection Request: Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery (Reinstatement Without Change)
Document Number: 2014-24031
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-09
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (PRA) (44 U.S.C. 3501 et. seq.), the Administrative Conference of the United States is requesting public comments on the reinstatement without change by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) of a previously approved Information Collection Request (ICR), 3002-0006, ``Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery.'' This collection was developed as part of a Federal Government-wide effort to streamline the process for seeking feedback from the public on service delivery. This notice announces our intent to submit this collection to OMB for approval and solicits comments on specific aspects for the proposed information collection. The draft supporting statement is essentially unchanged from the supporting statement for the previously approved ICR, other than to note that the proposed ICR is a reinstatement without change. The supporting statement previously submitted is available by inserting the above OMB control number at www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRASearch.
No FEAR Act Notice
Document Number: 2014-23762
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-10-06
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States (the Conference) is providing notice to all its employees, former employees, and applicants for employment about the rights and remedies available to them under the Federal antidiscrimination, whistleblower protection, and retaliation laws. This notice fulfills the Conference's notification obligations under 5 CFR 724.202.
Adoption of Recommendations
Document Number: 2014-14878
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-06-25
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States adopted four recommendations at its Sixtieth Plenary Session. The appended recommendations address: Resolving FOIA Disputes Through Targeted ADR Strategies; Government in the Sunshine Act; Guidance in the Rulemaking Process; and ``Ex Parte'' Communications in Informal Rulemaking.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2014-11350
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-05-16
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.), the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States will hold a meeting to consider four proposed recommendations and to conduct other business. This meeting will be open to the public.
Information Collection Request Submitted to Office of Management and Budget (Renewal)
Document Number: 2014-10592
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-05-08
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administrative Conference of the United States will submit an Information Collection Request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) requesting renewal of an existing and previously approved ICR (No. 3002-0003), substitute ``Confidential Employment and Financial Disclosure Report.'' This form is a simplified substitute for the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) Form 450, which non-government members of the Conference would otherwise be required to file. OGE has approved the use of this substitute form. The current OMB approval expires on May 31, 2014. The changes proposed to the current form are minor in nature. This proposed ICR renewal was published in the Federal Register at 79 FR 12143 (March 4, 2014), allowing for a 60-day comment period. No comments were received. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comment.
Information Collection Request Submitted to Office of Management and Budget (Renewal)
Document Number: 2014-04752
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-04
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the Administrative Conference of the United States will submit an Information Collection Request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) requesting renewal of an existing and previously approved ICR (No. 3002-0003), substitute ``Confidential Employment and Financial Disclosure Report.'' This form is a simplified substitute for the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) Form 450, which non-government members of the Conference would otherwise be required to file. OGE has approved the use of this substitute form. This proposed information collection was previously approved by OMB in 2011, with an expiration date of May 31, 2014. The changes proposed on the current form are minor in nature. Before submitting this ICR to OMB, the Administrative Conference is inviting comments on the information collection.
Adoption of Recommendations and Statement Regarding Administrative Practice and Procedure
Document Number: 2013-29949
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-12-17
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States adopted three recommendations at its Fifty-Ninth Plenary Session. The appended recommendations address the use of social media to support agency rulemaking activities, provide guidance to courts and agencies in connection with the judicial remedy of remanding an agency action without vacating that action, and offer best practices to facilitate cross-agency collaboration under the Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA) Modernization Act of 2010. The Conference also adopted one formal statement at the Plenary Session on improving the timeliness of regulatory review by the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2013-27815
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-11-20
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App.), the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States will hold a meeting to consider three proposed recommendations and one proposed statement, and to conduct other business. This meeting will be open to the public.
Adoption of Recommendations
Document Number: 2013-16541
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-10
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States adopted four recommendations at its Fifty-eighth Plenary Session. The appended recommendations address ways to improve the adjudication of Social Security disability benefits, best practices for use of benefit-cost analysis in rulemaking by independent regulatory agencies, transparency in agencies' scientific decisionmaking, and best practices for agencies with respect to the administrative record in informal rulemaking.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2013-11880
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-20
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92- 463), the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States will hold a meeting to consider four proposed recommendations and to conduct other business. This meeting will be open to the public.
Notice of Public Meetings of Committees of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2013-03518
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-02-15
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of eleven public meetings of the Committee on Adjudication, Committee on Judicial Review, Committee on Regulation, and Committee on Rulemaking of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States. At these meetings, the committees will consider reports by Conference consultants and work on preparing recommendations. These meetings will be open to the public.
Adoption of Recommendations
Document Number: 2013-00674
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-01-15
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States adopted three recommendations at its Fifty-seventh Plenary Session. The appended recommendations address reforms to 28 U.S.C. 1500, third-party programs to assess regulatory compliance, and inflation adjustment for civil penalties.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2012-28036
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-11-19
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92- 463), the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States will hold a meeting to consider three proposed recommendations and to conduct other business. This meeting will be open to the public.
Committee on Rulemaking
Document Number: 2012-26379
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-10-26
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of a public meeting of the Committee on Rulemaking of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States.
Notice of Public Meetings of Committees of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2012-21965
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-09-05
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of eight public meetings: two meetings each for the Committee on Administration and Management, Committee on Collaborative Governance, Committee on Judicial Review, and Committee on Regulation of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States. At these meetings, the committees will consider reports by Conference consultants and work on preparing recommendations.
Adoption of Recommendations
Document Number: 2012-19690
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-08-10
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States adopted five recommendations at its Fifty-sixth Plenary Session. The appended recommendations address regulatory analysis requirements, midnight rules, immigration removal adjudication, the Paperwork Reduction Act, and improving coordination of related agency responsibilities.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2012-12787
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-05-25
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92- 463), notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States to consider proposed recommendations which deal with: (1) Regulatory analysis requirements, (2) midnight rules, (3) immigration removal adjudication, (4) the Paperwork Reduction Act, and (5) improving coordination of related agency responsibilities. To facilitate public participation, the Conference is inviting public comment on the recommendations that will be considered at the meeting.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Committee on Adjudication of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2012-10094
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-04-27
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of a public meeting of the Committee on Adjudication of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States. At this meeting, the committee will continue consideration of the draft recommendation based on the Conference's Immigration Adjudication Project as noted below. Complete details regarding the committee meeting, the nature of the project, how to attend (including information about remote access and obtaining special accommodations for persons with disabilities), and how to submit comments to the committee can be found on the Conference's Web site, at http://www.acus.gov. Click on ``Research,'' then on ``Committee Meetings.'' Comments may be submitted by email to Comments@acus.gov, with ``Committee on Adjudication'' in the subject line, or by postal mail to the appropriate committee at the address given below.
Committee on Administration and Management
Document Number: 2012-8369
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-04-06
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of a public meeting of the Committee on Administration and Management of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States. The meeting will provide an opportunity for the committee to continue its consideration of a draft recommendation regarding the Paperwork Reduction Act. Complete details regarding the committee meeting, the contours of the project, how to attend (including information about remote access and obtaining special accommodations for persons with disabilities), and how to submit comments to the committee can be found in the ``About'' section of the Conference's Web site, at http://www.acus.gov. Click on ``About,'' then on ``The Committees,'' and then on ``Committee on Administration and Management.'' Comments may be submitted by email to Comments@acus.gov, with ``Committee on Administration and Management'' in the subject line, or by postal mail to ``Committee on Administration and Management Comments'' at the address given below.
Committee on Adjudication
Document Number: 2012-3091
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-10
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of a public meeting of the Committee on Adjudication of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States (ACUS). The meeting will involve discussion of a research report prepared by Professor Lenni B. Benson (New York Law School) and Russell Wheeler (The Governance Institute and Brookings Institution) for ACUS's ``Immigration Adjudication'' project. The committee will meet via a virtual, online Web forum extending over a period of approximately six weeks. Committee members will discuss the research report by posting comments to the forum and reading comments submitted to the forum by other persons. The public may participate by submitting comments electronically or by mail or fax.
Notice of Public Meetings of Committees of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2012-2567
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-02-06
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice of Public Meetings of the Committee on Rulemaking of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2012-1200
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-23
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of two public meetings of the Committee on Rulemaking of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States. At these meetings, the committee will consider a draft report and a draft recommendation on the issue of midnight rules. Complete details regarding the committee meeting, the contours of the Midnight Rules Project, how to attend (including information about remote access and obtaining special accommodations for persons with disabilities), and how to submit comments to the committee can be found in the ``About'' section of the Conference's Web site, at http:// www.acus.gov. Click on ``About,'' then on ``The Committees,'' and then on ``Committee on Rulemaking.'' Comments may be submitted by email to Comments@acus.gov, with ``Committee on Rulemaking'' in the subject line, or by postal mail to ``Committee on Rulemaking Comments'' at the address given below.
Adoption of Recommendations
Document Number: 2012-621
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-17
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States adopted four recommendations at its Fifty-fifth Plenary Session. The appended recommendations address incorporation by reference, international regulatory cooperation, the Federal Advisory Committee Act, and agency innovations in e-rulemaking.
Notice of Public Meetings of the Committee on Adjudication of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2012-119
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-01-09
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of two public meetings of the Committee on Adjudication of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States. At these meetings, the committee will consider a draft report and a draft recommendation examining ways to improve procedures for immigration adjudication. Complete details regarding the committee meeting, the contours of the Immigration Adjudication Project, how to attend (including information about remote access and obtaining special accommodations for persons with disabilities), and how to submit comments to the committee can be found in the ``About'' section of the Conference's Web site, at http://www.acus.gov. Click on ``About,'' then on ``The Committees,'' and then on ``Committee on Adjudication.'' Comments may be submitted by email to Comments@acus.gov, with ``Committee on Adjudication'' in the subject line, or by postal mail to ``Committee on Adjudication Comments'' at the address given below.
Meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2011-29812
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-11-18
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92- 463), notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States to consider proposed recommendations which deal with: (1) Innovations in e-rulemaking, (2) international regulatory cooperation, (3) the Federal Advisory Committee Act, and (4) incorporation by reference. To facilitate public participation, the Conference is inviting public comment on the recommendations that will be considered at the meeting.
Committee on Rulemaking
Document Number: 2011-27894
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-28
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of a public meeting of the Committee on Rulemaking of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States. The meeting will provide an opportunity for the committee to consider outlines and research plans for two upcoming projects regarding midnight rules and regulatory analysis, respectively. Complete details regarding the committee meeting, the contours of the new projects, how to attend (including information about remote access and obtaining special accommodations for persons with disabilities), and how to submit comments to the committee can be found in the ``About'' section of the Conference's Web site, at http:// www.acus.gov. Click on ``About'' -> ``The Committees'' -> ``Committee on Rulemaking.'' Comments may be submitted by email to Comments@acus.gov, with ``Committee on Rulemaking'' in the subject line, or by postal mail to ``Committee on Rulemaking Comments'' at the address given below. To be guaranteed consideration, comments must be received five calendar days before the meeting.
Committee on Regulation
Document Number: 2011-26848
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-18
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of a public meeting of the Committee on Regulation of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States (ACUS). The meeting will involve discussion of research conducted by Professor Wendy E. Wagner for ACUS's ``Science in the Administrative Process'' project. The committee will meet via a virtual, online Web forum extending over a period of approximately six weeks. Committee members will discuss Professor Wagner's research by posting comments to the forum and reading comments submitted to the forum by other persons. The public may participate by submitting comments electronically or by mail or fax.
Committees on Administration and Management, Collaborative Governance, Judicial Review, and Regulation
Document Number: 2011-25393
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-10-03
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of public meetings of four committees of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States (ACUS). Each committee will meet to discuss recommendations for consideration by the full Conference. Complete details regarding each committee's meeting, related research reports, how to attend (including information about remote access and obtaining special accommodations for persons with disabilities), and how to submit comments to the committee can be found in the ``Research'' section of the ACUS Web site. Go to http://www.acus.gov and click on Research -> Committee Meetings. Additional project information may also be found by clicking on Research -> Conference Projects. Comments may be submitted by e-mail to Comments@acus.gov, with the name of the relevant committee in the subject line, or by postal mail to ``[Name of Committee] Comments'' at the address given below. To be guaranteed consideration, comments must be received five calendar days before the meeting to which they are related.
Committee on Rulemaking
Document Number: 2011-24056
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-20
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of a public meeting of the Committee on Rulemaking of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States. The committee will meet to discuss a recommendation concerning agency innovations in e-Rulemaking for consideration by the full Conference. Complete details regarding the committee meeting, a related research report, how to attend (including information about remote access and obtaining special accommodations for persons with disabilities), and how to submit comments to the committee can be found in the ``Research'' section of the Conference's Web site, at http:// www.acus.gov. Click on ``Research'' -> ``Conference Projects'' -> ``Agency Innovations in e-Rulemaking.'' Comments may be submitted by e-mail to Comments@acus.gov, with ``Committee on Rulemaking'' in the subject line, or by postal mail to ``Committee on Rulemaking Comments'' at the address given below. To be guaranteed consideration, comments must be received no later than five calendar days before the meeting.
Committees on Administration and Management, Collaborative Governance, Judicial Review, and Regulation
Document Number: 2011-22502
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-09-02
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of public meetings of four committees of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States (ACUS). Each committee will meet to discuss recommendations for consideration by the full Conference. Complete details regarding each committee's meeting, related research reports, how to attend (including information about remote access and obtaining special accommodations for persons with disabilities), and how to submit comments to the committee can be found in the ``Research'' section of the ACUS Web site. Go to www.acus.gov and click on Research - > Committee Meetings. Additional project information may also be found by clicking on Research - > Conference Projects. Comments may be submitted by e-mail to Comments@acus.gov, with the name of the relevant committee in the subject line, or by postal mail to ``[Name of Committee] Comments'' at the address given below. To be guaranteed consideration, comments must be received five calendar days before the meeting to which they are related.
Adoption of Recommendations
Document Number: 2011-20138
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-09
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
The Administrative Conference of the United States adopted four recommendations at its Fifty-fourth Plenary Session. The appended recommendations address electronic rulemaking, rulemaking comments, contractor ethics, and video hearings.
Committee on Rulemaking
Document Number: 2011-19956
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-08-08
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of a public meeting of the Committee on Rulemaking of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States. The committee will meet to discuss a recommendation, concerning agency innovations in e-Rulemaking, for consideration by the full Conference. Complete details regarding the committee meeting, a related research report, how to attend (including information about remote access and obtaining special accommodations for persons with disabilities), and how to submit comments to the committee can be found in the ``Research'' section of the Conference's Web site, at http:// www.@acus.gov. Click on ``Research,'' then on ``Conference Projects,'' and then on ``Agency Innovations in e-Rulemaking.'' Comments may be submitted by e-mail to Comments@acus.gov, with ``Committee on Rulemaking'' in the subject line, or by postal mail to ``Committee on Rulemaking Comments'' at the address given below. To be guaranteed consideration, comments must be received by Friday, August 19, 2011.
Notice of Public Meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States
Document Number: 2011-12715
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-05-24
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Pursuant to the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92- 463), notice is hereby given of a meeting of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States to consider proposed recommendations which deal with: (1) Legal issues arising from e- Rulemaking, (2) Federal government rulemaking procedures for dealing with public comments, (3) Federal agency use of video hearings in managing high-volume caseloads, and (4) enhanced ethics requirements for contractors that do business with the government. To facilitate public participation, the Conference is inviting public comment on the recommendations that will be considered at the meeting.
Committee on Regulation
Document Number: 2011-11889
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-05-16
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given that the Administrative Conference of the United States will host a public meeting of the Committee on Regulation on May 31, 2011 beginning at 2:30 p.m. The meeting is expected to run for approximately 90 minutes. At the meeting, Professor Wendy Wagner of the University of Texas Law School will discuss an outline of her planned research for a Conference project on ``Science in the Administrative Process'' and receive input from the committee on the planned research for the project. Complete details regarding the meeting, the research outline, information on meeting attendance (including information about remote access and obtaining special accommodation for persons with disabilities), and instructions on how to submit comments to the committee will be available on the ``Research'' section of the ACUS Web site, http://www.acus.gov, prior to the May 31 meeting. Comments may be submitted by e-mail to Comments@acus.gov, with ``Committee on Regulation Comment'' in the subject line, or by postal mail to ``Committee on Regulation Comments'' at the address given below.
Committees on Rulemaking, Regulation, and Adjudication
Document Number: 2011-8031
Type: Notice
Date: 2011-04-05
Agency: Administrative Conference of the United States
Notice is hereby given of public meetings of three committees of the Assembly of the Administrative Conference of the United States (ACUS). Each committee will meet to discuss recommendations for consideration by the full Conference. Complete details regarding each committee's meeting, related research reports, how to attend (including information about remote access and obtaining special accommodations for persons with disabilities), and how to submit comments to the committee can be found in the ``Research'' section of the ACUS Web site, at http://www.acus.gov. Comments may be submitted by e-mail to Comments@acus.gov, with the name of the relevant committee in the subject line, or by postal mail to ``[Name of Committee] Comments'' at the address given below.