Idaho Bill signed by governor April 11; legislation
took effect July 1.
Articles will focus on systematic issues such as the necessity of codification, informatics in legislation
, the use of scientific research in legislation
, vague norms, the relation between language and law, creation and interpretation of law, fictions in legislation
, the relation between the legislator and the judge, judicial review, conflicts of the norm, evaluation of legislation
, regulation management, and the legitimization of law.
Congressional insiders expect this legislation
to be the centerpiece for contracting reform initiatives in the 110th Congress.
We expect legislation
will again be introduced to make VA health care funding mandatory and are optimistic that congressional hearings will finally be held on the proposal.
Still, it's important that gay rights legislation
sees the light of day, adds Baldwin.
In budget legislation
announced last May, the Government introduced proposals to (1) reduce the corporate income tax rate from 21 percent to 19 percent over a period of years through 2010 and (2) eliminate the corporate surtax by 2008.
However, Thomas Saenz, the mayor's chief counsel, maintains that the legislation
is legally airtight.
He points to the unpopularity of recent legislation
allowing pharmacists to withhold prescribed birth control from consumers.
The Alberta government also will introduce legislation
to allow children to sue their mothers for car crash injuries they sustain while in the womb.
Last year, Arizona passed legislation
that would bar in-state rates for undocumented immigrants but it was vetoed by Gov.
Additionally in 2005, two states (SC and LA) have introduced legislation
that has the potential to move them into position to eliminate mercury in health care.
CalCPA and others were able to convince the author to abandon this approach and the legislation