Problem: With the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, Congress created the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to...
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Problem: America’s small businesses are facing the ever-growing financial and time burden of dealing with federal regulations. Despite the vital...
President Joe Biden has issued more than two dozen Executive Orders, a handful of which could have a direct impact on small business.
Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) has introduced NSBA-supported legislation to require agencies to analyze the full impact of a proposed regulation on small businesses.
Regulatory reform continues to gather momentum: new members were recently announced for regional Regulatory Fairness Boards, and the Office of Advocacy is hosting regulatory roundtables.
On Monday, the Senate confirmed 54-41 Neomi Rao as Administrator of Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA), commonly called “regulations czar”.
Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) recently introduced NSBA-supported legislation to require regulators to analyze the full impact of proposed rules on small business.
This week, House lawmakers will vote on three bills overhauling various components of the regulatory process by seeking to change the way agencies review and repeal old rules.
On Jan. 4, the House passed a bill that would make it easier to overturn so-called midnight rules issued during a president's final year in office.
On Jan. 5, the House passed the REINS Act, which requires Congressional approval of any major regulations with an estimated annual economic impact of $100 million or more.