periodic review

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    How a 2013 red tape reform is working in NC — and how it can do more

    This is an encouraging result, even though the blue section shows how much more could be done. Senate Bill 16, inspired by comments from the head of the Rules Review Commission, would address that portion. Read my report for more details.
    Jon Sanders, March 15, 2017
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    Encouraging news on two fronts from NC’s sunset and periodic review of rules

    Dan Way’s Carolina Journal piece this morning, “Rules review head wants more regulations scrapped,” contains the latest numbers of on the progress of the periodic review and examination of existing rules: 8,964 total rules reviewed so far 5,550 rules to remain unchanged 2,337 rules subject to the readoption process 1,077 rules to be…
    Jon Sanders, January 4, 2017
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    NC’s sunset and periodic review of rules — more encouraging news

    Here are the latest numbers on the progress of the periodic review and examination of existing rules: 8,017 total rules reviewed so far 4,850 rules to remain unchanged 2,296 rules subject to the readoption process 871 rules to be removed This reform is from the landmark Regulatory Reform Act of 2013. Sunset provisions with periodic review was a policy that, based on…
    Jon Sanders, October 21, 2016
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    NC’s sunset and periodic review of rules — reaping unexpected benefits

    The news about the state’s periodic review and examination of existing administrative rules has taken an even more encouraging turn. This particular reform comes from the Regulatory Reform Act of 2013. It’s one that I and my colleagues at the John Locke Foundation championed, and here’s why. The bulk…
    Jon Sanders, August 23, 2016
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    NC’s sunset and periodic review of rules — another encouraging update

    With a hat tip to Becki Gray, here are the latest numbers on the progress of the periodic review and examination of existing rules: 6,225 total rules reviewed so far 3,606 rules to remain unchanged 1,929 rules subject to the readoption process 690 rules to be removed As I wrote in the previous…
    Jon Sanders, May 20, 2016
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    Very encouraging update of NC’s sunset and periodic review of rules

    This morning the General Assembly’s Joint Legislative Administrative Procedure Oversight Committee, where my colleague Becki Gray and I spoke about a state REINS Act, also heard a report on the progress of the periodic review and examination of existing rules from Molly Masich and Abigail Hammond at the Office of…
    Jon Sanders, February 2, 2016
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    Leftists’ epiphany on regulation?

    My newsletter discusses an interesting by-product of the abortion debate here, as the legislature discusses a bill that would, among other things, require the physical presence of a physician in the room when an abortion is performed and have HHS regulate abortion clinics similar to outpatient surgery centers: The…
    Jon Sanders, July 12, 2013
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    Periodic review before the House

    A significant regulatory reform is among the items in the omnibus regulatory reform bill, S.B. 112, “Create Jobs Through Regulatory Reform,” before the House: periodic review. S.B. 112’s proposal for periodic review is taken from H.B. 74, “Periodic Review and Examination of Rules,” which is discussed on…
    Jon Sanders, July 11, 2013