S. 951: Regulatory Accountability Act of 2017
Author's Summary: "A bill to reform the process by which Federal agencies analyze and formulate new regulations and guidance documents, and for other purposes. "
IB's Summary: This bill has been attempted and failed many times in the past. It effectively restricts the participation of practicing scientists on federal research oversight committees/boards and favors industry cheerleaders. This bill would fundamentally hobble regulatory agencies like EPA.