CRE has been a long term advocate of rejuvenating Regulations.gov. It has made a number of recommendations to the Administrative Conference of the US which is now in the process of addressing the matter.
CRE is pleased that a firm with Silicon Valley roots has made similar suggestions, see the recent report of Argive which concluded:
.. Regulations.gov’s development and, consequently, the interface stands out as antiquated in 2017.
Instead of serving as an efficient communication tool, Regulations.gov exists as a formality to legislative requirements of the rulemaking process.