The George Washington University Regulation Studies Center

  • OMB’s regulatory review is creating a backlog of cyber standards

    The National Institute of Standards and Technology has been waiting since January for the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs in OMB to finish its review of the new and expanded privacy controls in SP 800-53, Revision 5.

  • Shutdown slows momentum of deregulation efforts

    One of the administration’s signature initiatives — deregulation, or reregulation — is an effort that involves both the White House and many that remain without appropriations.