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Resolving Legislative Differences in Congress: Conference Committees and Amendments Between the Houses

Resolving Legislative Differences in Congress: Conference Committees and Amendments Between the Houses. Elizabeth Rybicki, Specialist on Congress and the Legislative Process, February 15, 2018. “The Constitution requires that the House and Senate approve the same bill or joint resolution in … Continue reading

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Interim Judiciary Committees meeting in Illinois and Pennsylvania

This is going to be a very active week for interim judiciary committees. Today, October 24, the Pennsylvania House Judiciary Committee looks at venue in personal injury actions (HB 1552) while tomorrow it will vote on HB 1552 as well … Continue reading

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UK Regulator Will Improve Independent Audit Report and Enhance Role of Audit Committees

Calling the outside audit report on company financial statements a wholly uninformative product of an opaque audit process, the UK Financial Reporting Council plans to propose an expanded audit report that includes a new section addressing the completeness and reasonableness … Continue reading

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GSA Launches Website on Federal Advisory Committees

As part of President Obama's Open Government Initiative, the General Services Administration (GSA) has created a new website that makes information about government advisory committees easier for the public to obtain and understand. The Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), which … Continue reading

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Sources: New website on federal advisory committees

Today RegBlog reviews a new source of regulatory information in "GSA Launches Website on Federal Advisory Committees". As part of President Obama's Open Government Initiative, the General Services Administration (GSA) has created a new website that makes information about government… … Continue reading

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