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- PROPOSED SENATE BILL ATTACKS CHARITABLE FOUNDATION PERKS. // NCADD Washington Report;May2003, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p1
U.S.-based charitable foundations, required to give away five percent of their assets each year, can count some administrative expenses toward this total.U.S. Senate has proposed a bill that would end the practice of giving perks and require private foundations to count all salaries, travel and...
- All Systems Go. Haugh, Richard // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Sep2003, Vol. 77 Issue 9, p27
Focuses on the effect of the privacy regulations of the U.S. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act on hospital fund raising. Background on the act; Strategy used by New York hospitals to target donations; Policy of Johns Hopkins Medical Center regarding their donation efforts.
- Investigating the Foundations. // America;3/24/1917, Vol. 16 Issue 24, p574
The author reflects on the introduction of bill introduced in both branches of the New York legislature calling for a repeal of the law under which the Rockefeller and similar foundations, hold their charters. It is said that the belief that an investigation would serve a useful purpose is...
- Small foundations say they won't survive new bill. Sipos, Gabriel // Slovak Spectator;9/3/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 33, p8
Reports on the decision of the Slovak government and non-government organizations to support a draft amendment of a foundation law. Terms under the proposal; Objective of the move; Purpose of the foundation law amendment.
- Charities Bill. // Accountancy;Jun83, Vol. 94 Issue 1078, p8
Focuses on British Parliament's consideration of a bill that would relieve the worries of trustees who administer charitable endowments which are producing low annual returns in Great Britain.
- Comments posted on thirdsector.co.uk. // Third Sector;2/4/2014, Issue 784, p13
The article presents insights on issues related to the British voluntary sector including the implementation of statutory obligations, the reinstatement of amendments to lobbying bill and the importance of effective management in staff retention.
- Don't restrict foundations. // Crain's Detroit Business;7/10/2006, Vol. 22 Issue 28, p8
This article discusses the introduction of legislative bills by two Michigan lawmakers related to charitable foundations. This requires charitable foundations chartered in Michigan to spend half their grant money each year within this state. This may backfire and cause foundations to think twice...
- Revolt sparks compromise on foundation trusts. Ward, Seamus // Public Finance;5/16/2003, p17
Reports on concessions lined up by the British government on its foundation trust initiative to ensure its safe passage. Committee stage of the Health and Social Care Bill at Parliament; Amendments prepared by Health Minister John Hutton to assuage concerns of members of parliament and the Audit...
- Banks 'should be forced to share dormant assets.'. Little, Mathew // Third Sector;10/15/2008, p11
The article reports on the proposal of the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) that the British Government should make its dormant accounts scheme compulsory if banks and building societies does not cooperate. The Dormant Bank and Building Society Accounts Bill is in its second...