Chief Counsel Nomination Hearing Held

February 15, 2018

Yesterday, the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship held a hearing on the nominations of David C. Tryon to be Chief Counsel for Advocacy and Hannibal M. Ware to be Inspector General of the SBA.

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Parts of Fiduciary Rule Delayed

September 13, 2017

DOL recently proposed a six-month delay to the implementation date of Jan. 1, 2018 for portions of the Fiduciary Rule, signaling potentially significant changes to the rule.

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OMB Suspends Pay Data Rules

September 13, 2017

Recently, OMB informed the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission that it is initiating a review and immediate stay of their pay data collection rules.

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Senate Confirms OIRA Chief

July 12, 2017

On Monday, the Senate confirmed 54-41 Neomi Rao as Administrator of Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA), commonly called “regulations czar”.

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Regulatory Reform Bills Introduced

March 15, 2017

Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) recently introduced NSBA-supported legislation to require regulators to analyze the full impact of proposed rules on small business.

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