Unifying Rulemaking Information: Recommendations on the New Federal Docket Management System

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The Federal Docket Management System aims for the first time to make all information supporting federal regulation available to the public via the Internet. By making information about government regulation available online, the Bush Administration's e-Rulemaking Initiative seeks to improve the quality and legitimacy of the government's regulatory decisions. If developed properly, the Administration's new online docket management system can also facilitate legal and social scientific research that in the long term should improve regulatory policymaking.

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Administrative Law Review

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