Issue Brief: Regulatory Reform

Issue BriefFeb 15, 2018 - 9:45am

Regulatory Reform Tracker

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Regulatory Reform Tracker serves as a reference and database for federal government deregulatory actions, including regulatory process reforms and repeals and reforms of regulations.

Issue BriefFeb 21, 2013 - 7:00pm

Regulatory Policy and Administrative Law Reading Room

About the Reading Room This web page is intended to serve as a one-stop shop to access landmark laws affecting the regulatory process and other valuable resources for those interested in the regulatory system and administrative law.

Issue BriefAug 04, 2010 - 8:00pm

Water Quality

ObjectivePromote the sensible regulation of water quality based on technically sound, practical, and economically achievable methods.Summary of the Issue

Issue BriefAug 04, 2010 - 8:00pm

Data Access

ObjectiveEnsure that all publicly-funded research conducted by private parties, universities, and nonprofit organizations is made available to the public in order to encourage public oversight, sound science, and a transparent regulatory process.Summary of the Issue

Issue BriefAug 04, 2010 - 8:00pm

Precautionary Principle

ObjectiveEnsure that regulatory decisions are based on scientifically sound and technically rigorous risk assessments, and oppose the adoption of the precautionary principle as the basis for regulation.Summary of the Issue

Issue BriefAug 04, 2010 - 8:00pm

OSHA Reform

The employer community has long sought changes in how the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) operates and the role it plays in workplace safety.BackgroundIn the 108th Congress, four bills passed the House that would have:

Issue BriefAug 04, 2010 - 8:00pm

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

BackgroundTitle III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requires that any entity providing services to the public, such as hotels, restaurants, theaters, stadiums, offices, and retailers, be accessible to persons with disabilities, subject to certain limitations. Requirements cover existing facilities, remodeling, and new construction.