LA County Calls for Repeal of Federal Cell Tower Health Preemption
RESIDENTS SAY 'ENOUGH IS ENOUGH!' AS SUPERVISORS TAKE A STAND
LOS ANGELES, June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously in early June to actively seek and support federal legislation to repeal
portions of the Telecommunications Act of 1996 t...
Helmet Law Repeal Will Increase Health Care, Auto Insurance Costs
Total bill: $129 million in added economic costs to Michigan citizens
DEARBORN, Mich., June 2 /PRNewswire/ --AAA Michigan opposes several bills introduced in the House of Representatives that would allow motorcyclists to ride without their helmets. House Bills 4028, 4747, and 4907, sponsor...
Senate and House Introduce Legislation to Repeal Therapy Caps
APTA Applauds Legislation Aimed at Protecting Medicare Beneficiaries Introduced on the First Day of 111th Congress
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Physical therapy services for Medicare beneficiaries would no longer be limited by arbitrary financial ...
Pennsylvania Injuries Rise After Repeal of Helmet Law
Study finds 32% increase in motorcyclists' head trauma deaths since law revoked in 2003
THURSDAY, June 12 (HealthDay News) -- In the two years after Pennsylvania repealed its universal motorcycle helmet law, there was a 32 percent increase in motorcyclist head injury deaths and a 42 pe...
Majority of U.S. House Supports Repeal of Medicare Therapy Caps
Legislation Would Help Beneficiaries Needing Rehabilitation Services
ALEXANDRIA, Va., June 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With about one month
to go before the current exceptions process for clinically based care above
the Medicare therapy caps expires, a majority of the U.S. House of...
Fatality rates increase with repeal of helmet laws, MU study finds
COLUMBIA, Mo. Since 1975, more than 100,000 motorcycle riders in America have died in crashes. The majority of states required motorcycle helmets in 1975, but today, only 20 states have universal helmet laws that require all riders to wear helmets, 26 states have partial coverage laws (usually on...
Head injuries increase after motorcycle helmet law repeal
PITTSBURGH, June 12 Pennsylvania motorcyclists suffered large increases in head injury deaths and hospitalizations in the two years following the repeal
of its motorcycle helmet law, according to a University of Pittsburgh study to be published in the August issue of the American Journal of Publ...
How to repeal male infertility?
Researchers from the Hopkins University say that they may one day be able to reverse some cases of male infertility. The announcement is based on findings from an animal study that show infertile male mice treated with gene therapy are able to go on to produce offspring.//
According to resear...
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regulatory, legislative and judicial actions or decisions could affect our business plans or operations;
the enactment or repeal
of tort reforms;
formation of state-sponsored malpractice insurance entities that could remove some physicians from the private insurance market...
New AMA Ad Emphasizes Common Ground on Health Reform, Shares Vision to Fix Broken System
... for all through a choice of plans and eliminates denials for pre-existing conditions
Promote quality, prevention and wellness initiatives
the Medicare physician payment system that harms seniors' access to care
Ease the crushing weight of medical liability and insurance company bur...
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Rutgers scholar authors definitive biography of reproductive medicine pioneer
The authors found Rock's personal story compelling as well. In the 1930s, he was the only Catholic doctor in Massachusetts to support the repeal
of a Massachusetts law that prohibited the use of birth control even by married couples. In the 1950s, he joined forces with biologist Gregory Pincus ...
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MichBio Responds to Governor's Plan to Repeal Tort Reform Laws
ANN ARBOR, Mich., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a letter to
Governor Jennifer Granholm today, MichBio Executive Director, Stephen
Rapundalo, Ph.D., responded to the Governor's State of the State Address
wherein she called for a repeal
of current tort laws. MichBio is the
Pressure mounts for Doyle to repeal shareholder liability law
Madison, Wis. - The president of the Wisconsin Economic Development Association (WEDA) has called on Gov. Jim Doyle to sign a bill that would remove from the books a law that many view as an impediment to capital investment, but thus far the governor has been non-committal.
The bill, AB 1163...
3 strikes, you're out? Refiling of Amendment to Change Constitution to Criminalize Stem Cell Cures Shows Trouble with Anti-Cures Cause
... Rubin, Chair of Missouri Coalition for Lifesaving Cures, "In
their zeal to repeal
stem cell research and criminalize doctors who pursue
desperately needed cu...o redefine stem cell research as "cloning" is really a
disguised attempt to repeal
the stem cell guarantees established by voters
last year. Missouri Coaliti...
State and Feds Race to Stop Taxation of Internet Access
...onsin. According to the Legislative Fiscal Bureau, repeal
of the tax whether mandated by the feds or by the...on their ISP. Jensen first introduced a measure to repeal
the tax in 1997, but after it passed both houses i...ensen, Thompson erroneously thought the bill would repeal
sales taxes on purchases made over the Internet. J...
Governors Growth Council hopes to go light on paperwork and heavy on ideas
...gram, but it has thus far invested $20.7 million in 15 high-growth companies in biotechnology, medical device, semiconductors and communications.
of a unique Wisconsin law that discourages investment in Wisconsin start-ups and which encourages state entrepreneurs to incorporate their businesses ...
Wisconsin governor calls for $750 million investment in life sciences
... a new research center on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, Governor Jim Doyle said on Wednesday.
He also called for the Legislature to repeal
regulatory hurdles that can get in the way of professors forming businesses around their discoveries.
Doyle displayed plans for the new center, nam...
Discontent grows over Wisconsin's Internet taxes
...Revenue like AOL does."
Points of contention
Kanavas and Jensen want to repeal
the Internet access and sales taxes. Kanavas, a tech entrepreneur himself, ...th."
Jensen, concerned about online commerce, has taken several steps to repeal
the taxes on Internet access and online purchases. He authored a law to end...
Republicans propose sweeping changes to promote investment
...g state law. You cant just change lip service to it, you actually have to do something about it.
From a technology/business development standpoint, repeal
of the shareholder wage/lien statute will be important for people trying to raise money for venture funds, Kanavas said, adding that it currently acts...
Why repealing the shareholder wage lien law makes sense
In other words, an investor can lose the original investment, and keep paying long after the company has gone under.
A bill that would repeal
the shareholder wage lien law and help remove doubt in the minds of investors outside Wisconsin is awaiting Gov. Jim Doyles signature. He should sign ...
Doyle repeals shareholder liability
...nville, now a candidate for Lieutenant Governor.
Hundertmark noted that repeal
of shareholder liability was part of several economic development initiativ...development officials was James Otterstein, president of WEDA, who said its repeal
would remove a major statutory impediment that has plagued Wisconsin's capi...
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...rs ... In addition, California encourages its consumers to act as private attorneys ... Digital Media Consumers ' Rights Act (proposed) - would repeal
the Digital ... DCA is also mailing notification to consumers who may be eligible for refunds ... Check the list of employment agencies which owe...