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CFPB covered by executive order on plan for reorganizing executive branch

Posted in CFPB General

President Trump has signed a new executive order entitled “Presidential Executive Order on a Comprehensive Plan for Reorganizing the Executive Branch.” Unlike the regulatory freeze memo issued on Inauguration Day by Reince Priebus, the President’s Chief of Staff, the so-called “two for one” executive order on reducing regulation and controlling costs, and the executive order… More >

President issues executive order to enforce compliance with regulatory reform agenda

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As part of his 100-day action plan, the President promised to institute a regulatory moratorium by requiring that for every new federal regulation, two existing regulations must be eliminated.  On January 30, 2017, the President signed an executive order that purported to accomplish this goal by requiring agencies to “identify” two rules to be revoked… More >

OIRA guidance confirms executive order to reduce regulations does not apply to independent agencies

Posted in CFPB Rulemaking

Interim Guidance issued by the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) to implement President Trump’s executive order entitled “Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Costs” confirms that the order does not apply to independent agencies.  The executive order, issued on January 30, includes the requirement for an agency that publicly proposes a new regulation for… More >

President Trump signs executive order to reduce regulations; application to CFPB doubtful

Posted in CFPB Rulemaking

President Trump has signed an executive order entitled “Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Costs.” Like the regulatory freeze memo issued on Inauguration Day by Reince Priebus, the President’s Chief of Staff, the executive order appears to apply only to “an executive department or agency.” Since the D.C. Circuit’s PHH decision changing the CFPB’s structure from… More >