NAST Pushes Brownfield Plan Forward
- Incoming NAST President Discusses Group's Priorities. Jagoda, Naomi // Bond Buyer;9/9/2014, Vol. 1 Issue 34174, p1
The article discusses the priorities of David Lillard, incoming president of the U.S. National Association of State Treasurers (NAST) as of September 2014. It mentions Lillard's priorities includes preventing local state government investment pools from being hurt by mutual fund reforms,...
- New life for brownfields. Bartsch, Charles // Issues in Science & Technology;Fall97, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p35
Reports that several federal and state policies have been introduced to encourage the reuse of contaminated industrial properties known as brownfields. Brownfields National Partnership; Two significant brownfield provisions passed by Congress; Implication and significance of the brownfield bills.
- N.D. firms fight new insurance law. Halal, Ann Marie // Waste News;7/22/96, Vol. 2 Issue 10, p2
Reports on the lawsuits filed by four landfill operators in North Dakota challenging a state law that puts restrictions on private solid-waste plants. Opposition to requirement for owners and operators of private municipal and industrial solid-waste facilities to carry insurance of at least $50...
- Nothing `Super' About Superfund. Faris, Jack // Human Events;05/28/99, Vol. 55 Issue 20, p9
Reports on the implication of the Superfund law that aims to pay for the cleanup of most hazardous waste sites in the United States (US), on the business owners in Quincy, Illinois. Fine imposed to a restaurant owner in Pennsylvania; Recommendation to the US Congress.
- Regulation to address contaminated properties. // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;05/07/2001, Vol. 30 Issue 43, p15
Reports the drafting of a regulation for the clean-up of chemically contaminated properties by the Salt Lake Valley Board of Health in Utah. Reason prompting the agency to draft the regulation; Provisions of the draft; Identification of Salt Lake county as one of the hotbeds for meth productions...
- Treasurers turn to academia. // State Government News;May95, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p28
Reports on the establishment of the National Institute for Public Finance by the National Association of State Treasurers (NAST). Activities; Enrollment qualifications; Aims; Curriculum coverage; Contact information.
- Local leaders eye proposed brownfields law. Preston, Mark // American City & County;Jan2002, Vol. 117 Issue 1, p12
Reports on a proposal to create a nationwide uniform law to govern future uses of contaminated parcels of land in the United States. Criticisms on the proposal; Issues on the proposed law; Benefits of the proposed law; Period allotted for creating the law.
- Storage and Disposal of Non-DOD Owned Toxic and Hazardous Materials Update. // Army Lawyer;Feb99, Issue 315, p43
Focuses on recent amendments to the United States Military Construction Authorization Act of 1985 which may affect installations that store non-Department of Defense (DOD) toxic or hazardous material. Statutory exemptions allowing non-DOD entities to store, treat, and dispose substances on DOD...
- THE PROPOSED EUROPEAN COMMUNITY DIRECTIVE ON CIVIL LIABILITY FOR WASTEâ€”THE IMPLICATIONS.... Freeman Jr., George Clemon; McSlarrow, Kyle E. // Business Lawyer;Nov90, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p1
Focuses on the implications of the proposed European Community directive on civil liability for waste for the Superfund in the United States. Comparison of the costs between the liability schemes; Effect of the American scheme on producers; Need to improve the efficiency of the Superfund during...