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” This proposition– the boldest and most significant regulatory reform effort ever undertaken by HHS– would sunset challenging regulations unless their need is openly shown to the American people,” stated HHS Chief of Staff Brian Harrison in a press release.
HHS released a proposed guideline Nov. 4 that would require the department to evaluate particular guidelines every decade to figure out whether theyre still necessary..
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Thursday, November 5th, 2020
Under the proposed rule, HHS would determine whether policies go through review under the Regulatory Flexibility Act, which needs routine review of substantial guidelines. HHS regulations will expire if the department does not review and assess them in a timely way if needed..
HHS will accept discuss the proposed guideline up until Dec. 4..