1. State the administrative agency which controls the regulation.
Explain why this agency and your proposed regulation interests you (briefly). Will this proposed regulation affect you or the business in which you are working? If so, how? Submit a copy of the proposed regulation along with your responses to these five questions. The proposed regulation can be submitted as either a separate Word document (.doc) or Adobe file (.pdf). This means you will submit two attachments to the Week 2 Dropbox: (1) a Word doc with the questions and your answers and (2) a copy of the proposed regulation you used for this assignment. (10 points)
Federal Department of Energy – I have always been ...view middle of the document...
My comment: This rule may do more harm than good. Even though you’re trying to make this data known, for whatever reason, the data is being magnified for anybody that may view the information that shouldn’t be viewing it. Information is easily copied, hacked, viewed, etc. The last thing that you would want to do is make the information obvious to the untrained eye.
I wish to bring understanding to the point that this procedure may do a lot of harm as well as “satisfy” their want to have information stand out.
4. Provide the "deadline" by which the public comment must be made. (If the date has already passed, please provide when the deadline was). (5 points)
This expires on 4/11/11.
a. Once you have submitted your comment, what will you be legally entitled to do later in the promulgation process (if you should choose to do so)? (See the textbook's discussion of the Administrative Procedure Act.)
b. If the proposal passes, identify and explain the five legal theories you could use in an attempt to have the regulation declared invalid and overturned in court.
c. Which of these challenges would be the best way to challenge the regulation you selected for this assignment...