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December 4, 2017
By Michael Carroll
The Madison, Wisconsin Public Safety Review Committee will meet in January 2018 to consider a proposed ordinance requiring convenience store owners to purchase and operate surveillance cameras in their stores.
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Regulation
December 3, 2017
By Leo Pusateri
The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) is developing a more efficient process for obtaining government approval for direct-to-consumer genetic testing for health risks.
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Health Care
Regulation
December 3, 2017
By Greg R. Lawson
The explosive growth of occupational licensing has continued in all 50 states, a new study reports.
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Employment
Economy
Regulation
November 6, 2017
By Andy Singer
The Florida Senate Regulated Industries Committee is considering a bill to redefine daily fantasy sports (DFS) competitions as games of skill, thus exempting such competitions from the state’s gambling laws.
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Regulation
Economy
InfoTech & Telecom
November 6, 2017
By S.M. Chavey
An October report by the U.S. Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) concludes the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) improperly targeted political groups.
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Government & Politics
Regulation
November 2, 2017
By H. Sterling Burnett
President Donald Trump has slowed the pace of federal regulations by a record amount.
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Environment
Regulation
November 1, 2017
By Lindsey Schulenburg
Pennsylvania residents suffering from terminal illnesses will be allowed to try experimental therapies yet to receive full approval under the U.S. Food & Drug Administration’s lengthy review process.
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Health Care
Regulation
October 30, 2017
By Joshua Paladino
The Michigan House of Representatives passed a bill to join an interstate compact to synchronize its medical licensing regulations with those of 22 other states, allowing health care providers licensed in participating states to provide services.
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Health Care
Regulation
October 30, 2017
By Hayley Sledge
President Donald Trump allowed his ten-day waiver of the Merchant Marine Act of 1920 to expire on October 8, reinstating enforcement of the federal law restricting which maritime vessels are allowed to ship goods over the ocean between U.S. states.
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Economy
Regulation
October 1, 2017
By Clyde Wayne Crews Jr.
Under President Donald Trump new, large-scale regulation has largely stopped in 2017, and where it hasn’t, new costs are required to be offset.
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Environment
Regulation
 

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