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  • Office Directory National Ombudsman - Staff Listing Brian Castro National Ombudsman and Assistant Administrator for Regulatory Enforcement Fairness (202) 205-2417 Yolanda V. Swift Deputy National Ombudsman for Regulatory...
  • The following questions will help us assist you by determining if your inquiry falls within the jurisdiction of the Small Business Administration's Office of the National Ombudsman. Are you a small-business owner,...
  • Q. What constitutes excessive enforcement action by a federal agency? Excessive federal regulatory enforcement may include, but is not limited to, repetitive audits or investigations, punitive fines, penalties, threats,...
  • National Ombudsman's Fiscal Year Reports to CongressThe following reports are annual reports with Congress and affected Federal agencies in which the Office of National Ombudsman rates Federal agencies based on substantiated...
  • Small Business Ombudsman Model for State and Local Governments The following document provides an overview of the National Ombudsman program, examples of authorizing legislation, and sample documents used by the Office of the...
  • Policy on Non-Retaliation Against Small Businesses As part of its mission to create a fair, less burdensome regulatory enforcement environment for small business government wide, the Office of the National Ombudsman is working with...
  • Region  9 – Regulatory Enforcement Fairness HearingThe American LegionPost 30825 E. Main StreetSpringerville, AZ 85938-5535Wednesday, September 9, 20158:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. MST – Registration9:00 a.m. – 5...
  • 2004 Economic Impact Study The U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of the National Ombudsman (ONO) was established under the Small Business Enforcement Fairness Act (SBREFA) of 1996. ONO’s mission is to assist...
  • SBPRA 2004 Task Force Report The Small Business Paperwork Relief Act of 2002 (the Act) was enacted June 28, 2002. The goal of the Act is to reduce the burden of Federal paperwork on small businesses. The Act requires the Federal...
  • Office Directory National Ombudsman - Staff Listing Brian Castro National Ombudsman and Assistant Administrator for Regulatory Enforcement Fairness (202) 205-2417 Yolanda V. Swift Deputy National Ombudsman for Regulatory...
  • The following questions will help us assist you by determining if your inquiry falls within the jurisdiction of the Small Business Administration's Office of the National Ombudsman. Are you a small-business owner,...
  • Q. What constitutes excessive enforcement action by a federal agency? Excessive federal regulatory enforcement may include, but is not limited to, repetitive audits or investigations, punitive fines, penalties, threats,...
  • National Ombudsman's Fiscal Year Reports to CongressThe following reports are annual reports with Congress and affected Federal agencies in which the Office of National Ombudsman rates Federal agencies based on substantiated...
  • Small Business Ombudsman Model for State and Local Governments The following document provides an overview of the National Ombudsman program, examples of authorizing legislation, and sample documents used by the Office of the...
  • Policy on Non-Retaliation Against Small Businesses As part of its mission to create a fair, less burdensome regulatory enforcement environment for small business government wide, the Office of the National Ombudsman is working with...
  • Region  9 – Regulatory Enforcement Fairness HearingThe American LegionPost 30825 E. Main StreetSpringerville, AZ 85938-5535Wednesday, September 9, 20158:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. MST – Registration9:00 a.m. – 5...
  • 2004 Economic Impact Study The U.S. Small Business Administration’s Office of the National Ombudsman (ONO) was established under the Small Business Enforcement Fairness Act (SBREFA) of 1996. ONO’s mission is to assist...
  • SBPRA 2004 Task Force Report The Small Business Paperwork Relief Act of 2002 (the Act) was enacted June 28, 2002. The goal of the Act is to reduce the burden of Federal paperwork on small businesses. The Act requires the Federal...