Budgetary Impact Analysis for Executive Order Entitled “Enforcing Statutory Prohibitions on Federal Control of Education”
May 11, 2017
Statement from OMB Director Mick Mulvaney:
This executive order directs the Secretary of Education to review certain regulations and guidance documents to ensure they comply with applicable federal laws that prevent the Federal Government from directing, supervising, or controlling certain aspects of education. Implementing this executive order would have a de minimis impact on costs and revenues to the Federal Government. The benefits of this executive order include the protection and preservation of State and local control over core aspects of their education systems. Implementing this executive order would have a de minimis impact on mandatory and discretionary obligations and outlays, as well as on revenues to the Federal Government, in the 5-fiscal year period beginning in fiscal year 2017. The agency anticipated to be impacted by this executive order is the Department of Education.