National Archives This is historical material “frozen in time”. The website is no longer updated and links to external websites and some internal pages may not work.

Executive Orders

Executive Order 13783, Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth

Executive Order 13777, Enforcing the Regulatory Reform Agenda

Executive Order 13771, Reducing Regulation and Controlling Regulatory Costs

Executive Order 13610, Identifying and Reducing Regulatory Burdens

Executive Order 13609, Promoting International Regulatory Cooperation

Executive Order 13579, Regulation and Independent Regulatory Agencies

Executive Order 13563, Improving Regulation and Regulatory Review

Executive Order 12866, Regulatory Planning and Review, and Amendments

Back to top

General Information

  •, where to find Federal regulatory information. The public can use this site to search the Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions and Regulatory Plan, as well as current and past OIRA regulatory reviews in accordance with EO 12866.
  • Frequently Asked Questions about regulatory review and OIRA
  •, your one-stop site to comment on Federal regulations. The public can use this site to send their comments electronically to agencies on Federal regulations published for comment in the Federal Register.
Back to top

Good Guidance Practices

Back to Top

Regulatory Review

Back to Top

OIRA Policies and Practices

Back to Top

OIRA Reports in .XML Format

The information displayed elsewhere on Information and Regulatory Policy webpages is not presented in a format that allows download and analysis by members of the public. In keeping with OIRA’s policy of transparency and accessibility, the following reports are available in a machine-readable format.

These files are in XML (Extensible Markup Language), a language to describe structured data. OIRA has chosen the XML standard to ensure open access to this information. For more information on the XML standard, please see the World Wide Web Consortium’s page on XML or these XML Frequently Asked Questions.


EO 12866 XML Files

Back to Top

OIRA – For Agencies

Back to Top