Tag Archives: impact assessment

Recent decisions of the Italian and European Judges on public consultation process and impact assessment (Report May 2015)

This month “Focus Giurisprudenza” reports on a decision of the Italian Council of State and two judgments of the TAR Lombardia relating to public consultation process. Further, it presents an Opinion of Advocate General of…

EU Commission, the new Better Regulation Package

On 19 May the EU Commission published its new Better Regulation Package, a comprehensive set of measures and tools that define its new Better Regulation policy over the coming years. Under the label “deliver better…

Better regulation in Southern Italian Regions: The POAT is in the finishing straight

The Presidency of Council of Ministers’ (PCM) Technical Assistance Operational Programme to strengthen normative capacity within the four Southern convergence regions (Calabria, Campania, Puglia, Sicilia) is about to be completed, after four productive years (from…

Toward a 21st Century Regulatory System: Debating Better Regulation at the US Senate

On February 25, 2015, the United States Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs held a hearings on “21st-Century Regulatory System”. Four witnesses were audited: Douglas Holtz-Eakin, President of the American Action Forum; Jerry…