This Forum is managed by the Center for Regulatory Effectiveness, a regulatory watchdog founded and managed by former regulatory officials of the White House Office of Management and Budget. CRE manages a number of websites dedicated to increasing the transparency of the federal regulatory process.
CRE will reporting on FTC compliance with the “good government” laws which “regulate the regulators”, including the Data Quality Act, the Paperwork Reduction Act and the Regulatory Flexibilty Act.
The Forum is an Interactive Public Docket (IPD) which allows the public to communicate with the FTC on a 24/7 basis. The Forum receives two types of comments.
The focus of this IPD is to ensure that any FTC investigation of the country’s most innovative web service providers, including Google, Facebook and Twitter, are conducted in accord with the “good government” laws that regulate the regulators.
There are two easy ways to submit comments to the Forum.
If you wish to make a comment, including attaching a study, go to the Discussion Forum in the upper right corner of the home page and link on the relevant page and type your comment and include an attachment if you wish. Please note no registration is needed and anonymous comments are accepted.
If you wish to comment on one of the studies which are currently posted on the website merely click on the term “comments” in the article of interest.