EPA Extends Comment Period on Proposed Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science Rule

Today (May 24th), EPA announced the extension of the public comment period to August 16, 2018, for the proposed rule on strengthening transparency in regulatory science. The original comment period was only 30 days, which was short considering the potential implications of this proposed rule on the regulatory development processes throughout EPA. EPA also announced that a public hearing would be held in Washinton, D.C., on July 17, 2018.