Office of Policy Development Law and Legal Definition

The Office of Policy Development (OPD) is an office under the executive branch of the U.S. government. It is comprised of the Domestic Policy Council (DPC) and the National Economic Council (NEC), which are responsible for advising and assisting the President in the formulation, coordination, and implementation of domestic and economic policies.

The OPD operates under the Executive Office of the U.S. President. It provides support for other policy development and implementation activities as directed by the President.

The Domestic Policy Council of the OPD oversees development and implementation of the President's domestic policy agenda. It also ensures coordination and communication among the heads of relevant federal offices and agencies.

The National Economic Council coordinates the economic policymaking process and provides economic policy advice to the President. Additionally, the council ensures that economic policy decisions and programs are consistent with the President's stated goals. It also monitors the implementation of the President's economic goals.