Agency transparency and public engagement

This month on Between the Lines with the Administrative Conference, host Andy Fois and a panel of experts will explore questions about the transparency of administrative agencies and how they can do a better job of providing for public participation and engagement.

Witnesses from the Office of Management and Budget will explain a recent request for information that it issued to receive input from the public on how to improve Public Participation and Community Engagement (PPCE) with federal agencies.

A law professor will discuss a study and recommendation from ACUS on how agencies can best conduct virtual public engagement.

A study and ACUS recommendation about agency transparency of legal materials will be the subject of the second half of the show. The guests are the author of the report and an ACUS member who led the adoption of the recommendation.