House Passes Scaled-Back Stimulus Plan
- Will USA Patriot Act Prove A Recipe for Trouble? Garver, Rob // American Banker;4/23/2002, Vol. 167 Issue 77, p10
Focuses on the drafting of the Patriot Act in the U.S. Impact of the September 11 terrorist attacks on the creation of the bill; Needs of law-enforcement and officials; Tension between privacy and government access to information.
- USA PATRIOT Act. // Congressional Digest;Sep2005, Vol. 84 Issue 7, p196
Focuses on the effectivity of the USA Patriot Act in response to the terrorists attacks of September 11, 2001. Conditions under the act; Features of the Federal communications privacy law; Impact of the Act on foreign intelligence-gathering within the U.S.
- State and Local Finance: N.Y. Lawmakers Again Seek More Recovery Money. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;11/16/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31267, p6
Reports on the efforts of the lawmakers of New York state to get additional $9.73 billion in emergency aid for their state for New York's anti-terrorism and recovery efforts following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Response of the House Appropriation Committee on proposed $9.73...
- Uncertainty clouds state budget outlook. Hill, John // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);11/12/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 21, p29
Focuses on the impact of the United States terrorist attacks on the public budget in Louisiana. Amount allocated for the antiterrorism efforts of the state government; Uncertainty of the state economy; Increase sales and income taxes in the state.
- It's Become a Bad Year to Fight Taxes. Haugsted, Linda // Multichannel News;4/29/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 17, p48
Reports the impact of post-September 11 terrorists attacks on the state finance in the U.S. Plan of the government to raise taxes and eliminate the exemptions; Legislation on exempting late fees from sales tax; Formation of task force in Maryland to consider sales taxes; Use of Texas Cable...
- at press time. // Hotel & Motel Management;1/7/2008, Vol. 223 Issue 1, p4
The article reports that the U.S. House of Representatives has passed the Terrorism Risk Insurance Revision and Extension Act that extends the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002 (TRIA) for seven years. The said legislation was passed by the U.S. Senate in November 2007. Moreover, TRIA was...
- Finding a balance. Bonney, Joseph // JoC Week;9/17/2001, Vol. 2 Issue 37, p46
Focuses on observations made by the author in the aftermath of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York City. Impact of the attack on transportation and logistics sector of the U.S.; Move to pass port security bill in the U.S. Senate; Coordination between...
- Gov. Spitzer Vetoes Bill Extending Preferences for N.Y. Apparel Firms. Best, Jessica // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;7/25/2007, Vol. 194 Issue 17, p11
The article reports that Governor Eliot Spitzer has vetoed legislation that would make permanent the portions of the New York State Apparel Workers Fair Labor Conditions and Procurement Act that created the Sept.11 Bidders Registry. The registry gives preferred status for competitive bids on...
- Statement on House of Representatives Passage of Legislation To Provide Health Care Services and Compensation for 9/11 Victims. Obama, Barack H. // Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents;9/29/2010, Special section p1
The article presents a statement on the decision of the U.S. House of Representatives to pass the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act to provide health care services and compensation for victims of terrorists attacks on September 11, 2001 issued by President Barack Obama on September...