On Wednesday, June 15 Adam M. Finkel, Fellow and Executive Director of the Penn Program on Regulation, gave witness testimony at the House Small Business Committee's hearing, "Lifting the Weight of Regulations: Growing Jobs by Reducing Regulatory Burdens."
The hearing examined H.R. 527, the Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2011, and H.R. 585, the Small Business Size Standard Flexibility Act of 2011. According to the House Committee on Small Business, "The two bills are designed to remove loopholes in the Regulatory Flexibility Act (RFA), as amended by the Small Business Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act (SBREFA), and strengthen the power of the Office of the Chief Counsel for Advocacy."
Video: Adam Finkel's Opening Statement
Video: Adam Finkel Responds to Questioning by Congresswoman Renee Ellmers (R-NC)
Video: Adam Finkel Responds to Comments and Questioning by Congressman Jeff Landry (R-LA)
Video: Adam Finkel Responds to Questions from House Committee on Small Business Chairman Sam Graves (R-MO)