Regulatory Task Forces Give Update On Potential Cuts
Regulatory task forces give update on potential cuts
Officials from the Department of Defense, the Department of Transportation and the General Services Administration appeared before a House Oversight joint subcommittee hearing Tuesday to update members on the progress of the regulatory task forces President Trump ordered each agency to create to find existing rules to repeal.
The Defense Department claims to have found 88 rules it might be able to repeal, while the Transportation Department expects half of all its rulemakings in 2018 to be deregulatory actions.
The task forces were part of a February executive order in which Trump directed the agencies to find two regulations to rescind for …