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- Federal Consumer Financial Regulationsï¿½In the Eye of the Deregulation Storm. Garwood, Griffith L. // Business Lawyer;May84, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p1295
Focuses on the issues related to the federal consumer financial regulations in the United States. Impact of consumer financial regulations reform; Stability of the regulations; Concern of consumers on the regulations.
- Imagine a better world. Côté, Marcel // CA Magazine;May2011, Vol. 144 Issue 4, p52
In this article the author discusses the financial condition of charitable and nonprofit organizations (CNO) in Canada. He relays that economic contribution of CNOs in the country is often underestimated. He is critical on the legislative bill that places significant restrictions on compensation...
- Albany considers minimums for nurse-to-patient ratios. // Crain's New York Business;3/17/2003, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p10
Presents information related to developments in the governmental issus in New York as of March 17, 2003. Consideration of a legislation to set minimum nurse-to-patient staffing ratio; Finance approved by the New York City's Industrial Development Agency; Recommendations by the federal...
- THE FEDERAL TAX LEGISLATIVE PROCESS. Woodworth, Lawrence N. // National Tax Journal;Sep72, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p405
This article examines the federal tax legislative process in the U.S. At the legislative level, the staffs that are available to the tax-writing committees are first of all, the Ways and Means Committee staff itself and the Finance Committee staff. Both of these have extensive staffs but the...
- The Government as Employer. // New Republic;7/6/18, Vol. 15 Issue 192, p279
Discusses the defeat of the Borland amendment to the legislative appropriation bill in the United States in 1918. Decision by the president to veto the amendment; Substitution given to the Borland amendment; Necessity for the government to retain high-grade employees by giving better compensation.
- Major sewer system renovations await federal approval. Olson, Scott // Indianapolis Business Journal;1/3/2005, Vol. 25 Issue 44, p17A
Focuses on the approval of the federal government on the plan to prevent the flow of raw sewage into the White River and its tributaries in Indiana. Provisions of the Clean Water Act; Amount of funds allotted for the project; Improvement of various infrastructures.
- Iowa Lawmakers Shelve $2B, Bond-Heavy Development Plan. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;4/4/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31608, p36
Iowa legislators said that the state could not afford the Iowa Farm Bureau's 2 billion dollars, largely bond-financed economic development plan. The legislature's decision to put the plan on hold and look to several other smaller versions with similar goals was prompted by the release of a...
- A state tax and spending cap makes sense. Lawson, Robert A.; Sobel, Russell S. // Crain's Cleveland Business;1/31/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 5, p10
This article focuses on the state budget in Ohio. State legislators are back in Columbus, and their first order of business, perhaps their only order of business will be the state budget. State government has been growing more than 5% each year, a pace that doubles the state budget every 14...
- Debunking Urban Legends. Sisk, Michael // U.S. Banker;Jan2005, Vol. 115 Issue 1, p30
Reports on the approval of the Check Clearing for the 21st Century Act in the United States. Approval of the exchange of digitized checks; Reduction of the float of the consumer check; Reinvention of the check processing system.