Administrative Fix Blog

Submitted by Megan Kindelan on September 29, 2011 - 11:10 am EDT

ACUS is hiring.

The Administrative Conference of the United States is seeking qualified applicants to serve as the agency’s Director of Research and Policy, beginning in January 2012, for six months to one year.  Only reimbursable detail arrangements with federal agencies, or...

Submitted by Megan Kindelan on August 26, 2011 - 4:37 pm EDT

Submission Deadline: Close of business on September 7, 2011.
Send proposals to Jonathan R. Siegel, ACUS Director of Research and Policy, at jsiegel@acus.gov.

The Administrative Conference of the United States seeks proposals by potential...

Submitted by Megan Kindelan on August 26, 2011 - 4:13 pm EDT

Submission Deadline: Close of business on September 7, 2011.
Send proposals to Jonathan R. Siegel, ACUS Director of Research and Policy, at jsiegel@acus.gov.

The Administrative Conference of the United States seeks proposals by potential...

Submitted by Megan Kindelan on August 10, 2011 - 12:58 pm EDT

ACUS Federal Advisory Committee Act Workshop will be held on August 16 from 1-4 pm On Tuesday, August 16 from 1-4 pm, the Administrative Conference of the United States will host a workshop dealing with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (“FACA”). Click on the...

Submitted by Megan Kindelan on August 4, 2011 - 1:42 pm EDT

The Administrative Conference seeks proposals for projects that would comprehensively study the following topics:

 Paperwork Reduction Act (...

Submitted by Megan Kindelan on August 3, 2011 - 1:27 pm EDT

Authorization bill H.R. 2480 passes in the house. The Conference's recommendations are noted to have historically led to millions of dollars in savings across government agencies. ACUS is exploring and promoting the most  efficient means of sharing information and responsibility among the...

Submitted by Megan Kindelan on August 3, 2011 - 1:14 pm EDT

Didn't catch the plenary? You can watch it on our ACUS Livestream Channel or download the official transcripts. Any questions? Contact us at anytime at info@acus.gov.

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Submitted by Megan Kindelan on July 18, 2011 - 3:25 pm EDT

At the July 14 meeting of the House Judiciary Committee, lawmakers agreed that the Administrative Conference saves taxpayer money and increases government efficiency in their respective statements:

"The principal way the Conference has proven itself to be a cost-saving...

Submitted by Megan Kindelan on June 23, 2011 - 2:03 pm EDT

The Administrative Conference of the United States is seeking applicants for the position of Director of Research and Policy under the Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) (5 U.S.C. 3371 et seq.) which permits the temporary assignment of academics and other employees from various non-...

Submitted by Megan Kindelan on June 17, 2011 - 9:19 am EDT

More and more of the federal government's work is now being done by federal contractors, rather than by federal employees, but contractors' employees are subject to much less ethics regulation than government employees. 

This recommendation, adopted on June 17, suggests that the FAR...

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