20 September 2012
Press Release: The new role of the RPC.
Speaking at the MADE entrepreneur festival in Sheffield, Business and Enterprise Minister Michael Fallon announced that there will be a new independent scrutiny of the unnecessary rules and regulations that are barriers to growth for challenger businesses.
- Create a strengthened independent function to champion deregulation when it hinders innovative businesses. The independent Regulatory Policy Committee will be asked by Ministers to investigate where challenger businesses, seeking to enter new markets, are being unjustifiably hampered by regulations or regulators and report publically on their findings.
27 April 2012
Press Release: New Appointments to the Regulatory Policy Committee.
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8 March 2012
Press Release: Regulatory Policy Committee publishes its Annual Report 2011 ‘Improving Regulation’.
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25 July 2011
Press Release: Regulatory Policy Committee issues its latest findings on Government regulatory proposals, January – June 2011
11 July 2011
Statement: RPC publishes first Opinions since new strengthened remit
6 August 2010
Independent Regulatory Policy Committee remit strengthened for external scrutiny role of new regulatory proposals
First RPC report “Reviewing Regulation” shows 20% of regulatory proposal analysis falls short
29 March 2010
Press release: New independent scrutiny committee delivers first verdicts on government’s regulatory proposals
Watchdog finds the case is not made in a third of new regulation.