Select a regulation to view our expert analysis of how it will be affected by the Biden administration.
This is a high priority for the Biden-Harris administration, but unless the Democrats win the Senate seat, this will face challenges from the Republicans.
Allowing investors to have transparency in securities filings is important to the administration; pushing corporations to take responsibility for environmental harm is important to the administration, but CA and NY have proposed state regs that can serve for now. May be replaced by EPA or other climate-related regs.
A result of decades of work by the industry. Also individual state rules at play. Clarifying Federal Rule would likely relieve the industry.
Will require more feedback from the industry. Most likely the new CFPB Director will review for safety to consumers.
Brings in a lot of revenue to a debt-ridden federal government. Unpopular with international-leaning Americans. Requires Congressional Action. Unlikely to be a priority for this administration though the administration could deprioritize enforcement.
This overhaul of the investor definitions has been largely popular in that it has opened up the ability for more people to invest. Most likely the new CFPB Director will review for safety to consumers and consider it appropriate.
This is a high priority for the administration insofar that it doesn’t negatively impact the economic recovery. The ability to strengthen the agency would be improved with a Democratic Senate majority.
A blow to the LGBTQ community, easy to replace with a new HUD Secretary. Important to the administration.
This can be replaced with an appointee to the Council on Environmental Quality, but may not be a priority as the 40 year old regulation was due modernization anyway.