Brian Castro was appointed National Ombudsman and Assistant Administrator for Regulatory Enforcement Fairness at the U.S. Small Business Administration in August 2013.
When small businesses...
The Regulatory Fairness Boards Can:
Receive a copy of your appraisal form.
Hold a follow-up meeting on your concern.
Report on significant enforcement issues; and
reflect all concerns in their report to Congress.
Small Business Regulatory Fairness Board - Cannot:
The Regulatory Fairness Boards Cannot: adjudicate your complaints directly; or reverse agency decisions.
Therefore, you should continue exercising your rights and exhausting every option you believe is in your best interest.