The House passed a bill in June to revamp the 1993 Government Performance and Results Act. In late September, the Senate took steps to update it as well. Since these bills support the Administration’s efforts, there is a good likelihood that a GPRA refres
While the experience of the Minerals Management Service demonstrates the dangers of allowing industry domination of the regulatory agenda, a partnership approach does have advantages when engaged properly.
Regulatory partnerships between government regulators and industry evolved in the 1990s as a way of increasing compliance while reducing administrative burdens However, a Washington Post story on the Minerals Management Service (MMS) leaves readers with t