Subcommittee Hearings

Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations

Regulating the Regulators- Reducing Burdens on Small Business
On Thursday March 14, 2013, at 10:00 A.M., the Committee on Small Business Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations held a hearing titled, "Regulating the Regulators - Reducing Burdens on Small Business." The hearing was held in Room 2360 of the Rayburn House Office Building. The hearing was webstreamed live HERE.

The purpose of the hearing was to examine agency compliance with the Regulatory Flexibility Act (RFA) and highlight issues to be addressed through future congressional activity.


Opening Statement:

David Schweikert (R-AZ)

Witnesses and Testimony  

Panel 1

• Winslow Sargeant, Ph.D, Chief Counsel for Advocacy, United States Small Business Administration, Washington, DC

        • Testimony

Panel 2

  • Marc Freedman, Executive Director, Labor Law Policy, United States Chamber of Commerce, Washington, DC
  • Carl Harris, Vice President and General Manager, Carl Harris Co., Inc, Wichita, Kansas
  • Rena Steinzor, Professor, University of Maryland Carey Law School, Baltimore, MD
  • Additional Items:

  • Official Witness List
  • Official Hearing Notice  
  • Official Hearing Memo
  • Press Release
  • Hearing Video