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- Introduction to Uniform Commercial Code Annual Survey: The Centennial of the National Conference.... Miller, Frederick H.; Fry, Patricia B.; Burton, John P. // Business Lawyer;Aug91, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p1449
Focuses on the achievements of the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws Institute in the United States. Production of resolution urging the states to enact uniform state laws; Recommendation of uniform system of weights and measures; Preparation of model acts assisting the...
- Technology, politics, and e-commerce: Internet sales tax and interstate cooperation. Hale, Kathleen; McNeal, Ramona // Government Information Quarterly;Apr2011, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p262
Since the advent of the internet, state governments have been challenged to balance the forces of technological change against fundamental decisions about governance and administration. This research examines that balance in the case of electronic commerce and its relationship to state budgets...
- Minnesota Lawmakers Send $1 Billion Capital Plan to Governor. Shields, Yvette // Bond Buyer;5/19/2014, Vol. 123 Issue 34111, p1
The article offers information on the approval of 1 billion dollar package of capital that will be financed with general obligation borrowing by the legislative bodies at Minnesota. It mentions that the lawmakers approved 846 million dollar out of which 100 million dollars were allocated for the...
- Bleary-Eyed Connecticut Lawmakers Pass $40B Budget. Burton, Paul // Bond Buyer;6/5/2015, Issue 34320, p1
Connecticut's lawmakers, like students cramming for final exams, approved a two-year, $40.3 billion budget at 11:30 p.m. and on the heels of an all-nighter.
- Legislative immunity and city councils. Pollitt, Jeanine M. // Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Summer90, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p1049
Discusses the decision of the United States Supreme Court in `Spallone v. United States' relative to immunity of legislative bodies. Facts of the case; Constitutional issues involved; Enforcement of judicial orders to legislative bodies and government agencies; Separation of powers doctrine.
- Hill watch. // State Legislatures;Mar97, Vol. 23 Issue 3, Inside NCSL p2
Reports on developments related to legislatures in the United States as of March 1997. Includes elevation of Steve Seal as chief counsel in the office of Trent Lott; Additional members of National Conference of State Legislatures National Education Goals Panel; Implementation of health...
- Hooked on high-tech lawmaking. Boulard, Garry // State Legislatures;Apr97, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p12
Focuses on the use of electronic networks and laptop computers in several state legislative bodies in the United States. Cost of the technology and computer benefits accruing to lawmakers; Downside in the installation of the systems; Necessity of updating the systems; Proliferation of functions...
- Legislative basics. Chi, Keon S. // State Government News;Jan96, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p38
Reports on the diversity of state legislatures in the United States and how they have evolved from 1945 to 1995. Changes in state legislatures; Impact of term limits on these legislatures; Factors which have not changed in state legislatures; Notable areas of these bodies with the beginning of...
- The key players. Weissenstein, Eric // Modern Healthcare;12/9/96, Vol. 26 Issue 50, p45
Presents information on the Caucus elections of the leadership teams of Senate Republicans and Democrats in the United States, which come to term in Congress. Information on the leaders.