The Challenges of Efficient Regulation in a Multi‐level Governance Context
Abstract:This chapter discusses the challenges of efficient regulation in a multi‐level governance context. The chapter analyses the role of the new regional statutes and of the co‐ordination mechanisms between the national, regional and local levels. The chapter discusses the interface between the regions and the EU. The use of regulatory tools at regional level is analysed in some detail, including legal drafting, consultation and communication, regulatory impact analysis, as well as legislative and administrative simplification. The chapter also discusses compliance, enforcement and dispute settlement mechanisms at local level, as well as legislative review and ex post evaluation.
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: 2010-02-01