- To examine the role of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) in ensuring regulatory transparency and accountability.
- Created by the Paperwork Reduction of 1980, OIRA is housed within the Office of Management and Budget and is responsible for overseeing federal regulatory, paperwork, and information resource management activities.
- In 1993, President Clinton issued Executive Order (E.O.) 12866 establishing regulatory responsibilities for OIRA and regulating agencies when proposing a regulation. President Obama reaffirmed these principles and requirements in 2011 via E.0.13563.
Director, Strategic Issues
Government Accountability Office
Vice President of Policy Research, Director of Regulatory Studies Program
Mercatus Center, George Mason University
Director of Regulatory Policy
American Action Forum
Administrator, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs
Office of Management and Budget