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OECD Regulatory Policy Outlook 2015

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Regulations are the rules that govern the everyday life of businesses and citizens. They are an essential instrument in the hands of government to promote economic growth, social welfare and environmental protection. However, regulations can also be costly and ineffective in achieving their objectives. The Regulatory Policy Outlook is the first evidence-based analysis of the progress made by countries to improve the way they regulate. Based on a unique survey filled by all OECD countries and the European Commission, the Outlook assesses progress in establishing the conditions for good regulation. It provides unique insights into the organisation and institutional settings in countries to design, enforce and revise regulations. It uncovers the areas of the regulatory cycle that receive too limited attention from policy makers, and identifies actors who have an important part to play to improve the way regulations are developed, implemented and evaluated. It reviews the use of three critical tools of regulatory policy (Regulatory Impact Assessment, stakeholder engagement and ex post evaluation) and proposes options to use them in a more strategic manner to inform the development and delivery of regulations.

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Slovenia

Slovenia adopted a comprehensive, whole-of-government regulatory policy as part of the Single framework to enable better regulation and business environment and increase competitiveness in 2013, which focuses, in the form of action plans and prioritisation, on the systematic implementation of measures aimed at raising the quality of the regulatory environment. The issue of regulatory quality is also included in other strategic documents of the government such as Slovenia's Development Strategy 2015-2020. Better Regulation, Administrative Processes and the Quality Service Department of the Ministry of Public Administration serves as a co-ordinating body promoting regulatory policy.

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