Check out the four categories of exemptions to the rulemaking process that allow agencies to create law or policy without engaging in rulemaking.
Administrative agencies have the power to create law or policy by promulgating rules. However, you may be surprised to learn that agencies may avoid the process of rulemaking in certain situations. Today, we’ll be discussing the common exemptions to rulemaking that allow agencies to create law or policy without using a rulemaking process.
The Administrative Procedure Act (APA) provides for four categories of exemptions from the requirements of rulemaking. Agencies may create law or policy...