The Resource Reexamining regulations : opportunities exist to improve effectiveness and transparency of retrospective reviews : report to congressional requesters, (electronic resource)

Reexamining regulations : opportunities exist to improve effectiveness and transparency of retrospective reviews : report to congressional requesters, (electronic resource)

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Reexamining regulations : opportunities exist to improve effectiveness and transparency of retrospective reviews : report to congressional requesters
Title
Reexamining regulations
Title remainder
opportunities exist to improve effectiveness and transparency of retrospective reviews : report to congressional requesters
Title variation
Opportunities exist to improve effectiveness and transparency of retrospective reviews
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Language
eng
Summary
Congress and presidents require agencies to review existing regulations to determine whether they should be retained, amended, or rescinded, among other things. GAO was asked to report the following for agency reviews: (1) numbers and types completed from 2001 through 2006; (2) processes and standards that guided planning, conducting, and reporting; (3) outcomes; and (4) factors that helped or impeded in conducting and using them. GAO evaluated the activities of nine agencies covering health, safety, environmental, financial, and economic regulations and accounting for almost 60 percent of all final regulations issued within the review period. GAO also reviewed available documentation, ..
Cataloging source
EJB
Government publication
federal national government publication
Illustrations
charts
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Reexamining regulations : opportunities exist to improve effectiveness and transparency of retrospective reviews : report to congressional requesters, (electronic resource)
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen (viewed on Aug. 28, 2007)
  • "July 2007."
  • Paper version available from: U.S. Govt. Accountability Office, 441 G St., NW, Rm. LM, Washington, D.C. 20548
  • "GAO-07-791."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
mixed
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
iv, 115 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
digital, PDF file.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
UtOrBLW
System details
Mode of access: Internet from GAO web site. Address as of 8/28/07: http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d07791.pdf ; current access available via PURL
Label
Reexamining regulations : opportunities exist to improve effectiveness and transparency of retrospective reviews : report to congressional requesters, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen (viewed on Aug. 28, 2007)
  • "July 2007."
  • Paper version available from: U.S. Govt. Accountability Office, 441 G St., NW, Rm. LM, Washington, D.C. 20548
  • "GAO-07-791."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Color
mixed
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
iv, 115 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
digital, PDF file.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
UtOrBLW
System details
Mode of access: Internet from GAO web site. Address as of 8/28/07: http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d07791.pdf ; current access available via PURL

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