Florida Court-Fee Fiasco
- Calif. CUL Aims To Halt Bill 'In Its Tracks' // Credit Union Journal;4/21/2003, Vol. 7 Issue 16, p10
Reports that the California Credit Union League is campaigning against a proposed law seeking to impose a fee on credit unions in California. Provisions of the proposed state legislation; Implications for credit unions operating in the state.
- PDUFA Add-ons. // BioWorld Today;3/9/2012, Vol. 23 Issue 47, p4
The article mentions that the U.S. Faster Access to Specialized Treatments (FAST) Act and the Generating Antibiotics Incentives Now (GAIN) Act are two legislative bills that serve as potential additions to the user fee reauthorization.
- Oregon Voluntary VMT Bill Heads to Governor after Passage by Legislature. // AASHTO Journal: Weekly Transportation Report;07/12/2013, p4
The article reports on the passage of a bill in Oregon that would open to the public a voluntary mileage-based user fee system in lieu of a state fuel excise tax.
- California Passes Fee. Keane, Angela Greiling // Traffic World;9/11/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 37, p12
The article reports on the new legislative bill on shipping passes in California, which provides that every 20-foot container that enters any harbor in the U.S. will be charged $30. The bill was proposed by senator Alan Lowenthal, who pointed out that the fees to be collected from the container...
- New view on fees. Mongelluzzo, Bill // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);8/18/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 33, p12
The article focuses on user fees designed to fund infrastructure projects in the U.S. Transportation providers and users are said to have accepted the fact that user fees are inevitable. It says that the debate on the issue centers on how to structure them and whether a national fee is...
- Ulster water reform passes legal hurdle. Mair, Vibeka // Utility Week;12/1/2006, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p5
The article reports on the ruling of the Northern Ireland High Court that there were no grounds for it to block the plans to introduce water charges in the area. The High Court rejected 15 of the 16 grounds put forward by the Consumer Council for Northern Ireland, which sought to block the...
- ILLINOIS BAN OF GIFT CARD FEES SPEEDS THROUGH HOUSE. // CardLine;2006, Vol. 6 Issue 8, p31
The article reports that the state of Illinois could eliminate dormancy and service fees for gift cards sold in the state in 2007, under a measure passed 113 to 0 by the state House, as of February 24, 2006. The bill from Representative Jack Franks allows retailers to charge a fee when the card...
- Panelists: Document factors that justify huge markups. Hume, Lynn Stevens // Bond Buyer;10/23/98, Vol. 326 Issue 30506, p1
Reports on the huge markups taken by bond broker-dealers in the United States, as discussed by a panel at The Bond Market Association's Fixed-Income Legal and Compliance Conference. Need for brokers to document their justification for the markup as defense against possible federal enforcement...
- Transact axes initial bond fees. Macdonald, Sam // Money Marketing;10/10/2013, p16
The article reports on the decision of British platform Transact to remove an initial charge of 150 British pounds on the offshore bond and a 100 British pounds charge on the onshore bond starting November 1, 2013.