TITLE

State, local groups speak out against federal preemption

AUTHOR(S)
Meisler, Daniel
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;05/06/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30635, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the support given by state and local governments for a legislation aimed at preventing federal preemption of local power in the United States. Local officials' testimonies before the United States Senate Government Affairs Committee; Concerns on the undermining of state and local authority by federal requirements.
ACCESSION #
1849320

 

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