Tag Archives: Standards

Some Things Do Not Change: Aviation Groups Object to Protecting Public Health Through Enforceable Noise Standards

Some things never change. The airport and airline groups lobbying Congress that a new, beautiful, noise-free future is “just around the corner” so there is no need for enforceable noise standards. http://bit.ly/2MuInpd In 1972 during the Senate debate on the … Continue reading

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Watered Down Standards at the TRUMP CAFÉ

Trump is proposing to gut CO2 standards for cars, freezing 2020 CAFE fuel-efficiency standards in place for years to come.  Without the freeze, the standards would automatically ramp up. He also wants to eliminate California’s ability to set its own … Continue reading

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Tougher Standards And Longer Processing Times For The K1 Fiance Visa

The issuance of K1 Fiance Visas were down sharply in 2017 by nearly 33%. This trend seems to be continuing in 2018. This downward trend in approvals is due to tougher standards of proof and a slow down in processing … Continue reading

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Technical Memoranda (TM) concerning prescribed Life Safety Code (LSC) standards for ALFs

Provider Letter 18-11  – Technical Memoranda (TM) concerning prescribed Life Safety Code (LSC) standards for ALFs to be responsible for reviewing the LSC TM and complying with the guidance provided therein. The LSC is a set of fire protection requirements designed … Continue reading

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SEC Investor Advocate’s objectives 2019 include broker-dealer standards of conduct, Kokesh concerns

By Amanda Maine, J.D. The SEC’s Office of the Investor Advocate (OIA) has submitted a report on its objectives for fiscal year 2019, which begins on October 1, 2018. The report expects the Commission to examine the impact on investors … Continue reading

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