Measuring the benefits to victims and the Prison Rape Elimination Act

by , March 30, 2011

Victim costs and benefits play an important role in policymaking, as can currently be seen in the discussions around the proposed National Standards to Prevent, Detect, and Respond to Prison Rape. The standards proposed by the Attorney General, pursuant to the Prison Rape Elimination Act of 2003 (PREA), are available in the Federal Register, and additional materials regarding PREA are available on the Department of Justice (DOJ) website.

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52 Experiments with Regulatory Review: The Political and Economic Inputs into State Rulemaking

by , November 18, 2010

The Institute for Policy Integrity at New York University Law School recently released 52 Experiments with Regulatory Review: The Political and Economic Inputs into State Rulemaking. This study compiled information and analyses of the regulatory processes in all 50 states in the U.S and compares different sets of state laws and guidelines.

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