The Administrative Record in Informal Rulemaking project addressed agency recordkeeping in the limited context of informal rulemaking. The recommendation was developed by the Committee on Judicial review based on an empirical study of agencies’ current practices, supported by a questionnaire and a review of existing agency guidance and policies.
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The Federal Advisory Committee Act ("FACA"), 5 U.S.C. App. 2, §§ 1-16, restricts the creation and use of advisory committees by federal agencies. An advisory committee is any committee or similar group, which does not consist solely of federal officers or employees, and which is established by statute, by the President, or by a federal agency to advise the President or a...