From: US Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Government Affairs

Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management

June 09, 2016 11:15AM


This hearing will build on the Subcommittee’s previous guidance hearing held September 23, 2015, titled “Examining the Use of Agency Regulatory Guidance.”  Topics for the hearing may include a discussion on lingering concerns and developments arising from specific problematic guidance documents; agency initiatives to address U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) recommendations on internal controls for good guidance practices; and a discussion of the role of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) in advising and implementing its cross-government good guidance practices.


  • The Honorable  Howard Shelanski

    Administrator, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs
    Office of Management and Budget
  • The Honorable  M. Patricia Smith

    Solicitor of Labor
    U.S. Department of Labor
  • Amy McIntosh

    Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Delegated the Duties of the Assistant Secretary, Office of Planning, Evaluation, and Policy Development
    U.S. Department of Education