International Regulatory Cooperation

  • Recommendation number: 2011-6
  • Adopted on: December 8, 2011
  • Publication Date: December 8, 2011
  • Committees: Regulation

Recommendation 2011-6, “International Regulatory Cooperation,” addresses how U.S. regulators can interact with foreign authorities to accomplish their domestic regulatory missions and eliminate unnecessary non-tariff barriers to trade. The project updates Administrative Conference Recommendation 91-1, “Federal Agency Cooperation with Foreign Government Regulators.” The recommendation includes proposals for enhanced cooperation and information gathering, more efficient deployment of limited resources and better information exchanges.


77 Fed. Reg. 2259 (Jan. 17, 2012).