The Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act, sponsored by Todd Young, was passed by the House of Representatives on August 2nd, 2013. The Senate version of the bill is sponsored by Rand Paul. This legislation would require Congress to approve every new major rule proposed by the Executive Branch, which has an annual economic impact of $100 million or more, before it can be enforced. Our experts discussed the impact, importance, and future of the REINS Act.
- Prof. David Schoenbrod, Visiting Scholar, American Enterprise Institute and Trustee Professor, New York Law School
- Mr. Trevor Foughty, Communications Director, Office of Representative Todd Young
- Ms. Emily Mueller, Legislative Director, Office of Representative Todd Young
- Moderator: Mr. Dean A. Reuter, Vice President & Director of Practice Groups, The Federalist Society