information discussion with agency process may end if party complies or ceases

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information discussion with agency, process may end if party complies or ceases and desists/ hearing before admin law judge. Decision rendered.Who’s the decision-maker?judgeAppeal to agency board – agency may overturn decision of admin judgeAppeal to federal court (district or appellate) -case must fulfill 3 requirements: ripeness, standing, exhaustion of administrative remedies. Court must hear case if it meets these requirements, no discretionary powerAppeal to Supreme Court if certiorari is grantedLEGISLATION Freedom of information act-Anyone can request info held by agency-Agency must have good reason for withholding infoFederal privacy act-General rule: agencies can’t disclose private info about people without written consent. Ex: clien’t infoSunshine act-Makes agency meetings open to the public, people who has reason to be there can attend but they must have some relation to have the right to attend the meetingRegulatory flexibility act-Small businesses and org are given special notice of new regulationsPROS & CONS OF AGENCIESProsPractical and efficientExpertsPredictable rulesConsConcentration of powerMay over-regulateUnconstitutional
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  • Spring '08
  • Baker
  • Law, Independent agencies of the United States government, agencies

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