Accountability and Transparency Reform at the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Government Operations of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, Second Session, March 15, 2016 [open pdf - 2MB]
This testimony compilation is from the March 15, 2016 hearing "Accountability and Transparency Reform at the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs" before the House Subcommittee on Government Operations. From the committee website: "PURPOSE: To examine the role of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) in ensuring regulatory transparency and accountability. BACKGROUND: Created by the Paperwork Reduction of 1980, OIRA is housed within the Office of Management and Budget and is responsible for overseeing federal regulatory, paperwork, and information resource management activities. In 1993, President Clinton issued Executive Order (E.O.) 12866 establishing regulatory responsibilities for OIRA and regulating agencies when proposing a regulation. President Obama reaffirmed these principles and requirements in 2011 via E.0.13563." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Michelle Sager, Richard Williams, Sam Batkins, and Howard Shelanski.
House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform: https://oversight.house.gov/