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Bill would overturn law limiting minor traffic stops

By Josephine Walker A Senate committee could debate a bill that would reverse a police law aimed at reducing racial profiling. The 2020 General Assembly passed a party-oriented law to end dummy policing or the practice of stopping someone for a minor traffic violation. These traffic stops are made for broken taillights, tinted windows or […]

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School board urges General Assembly not to advance Bill 2833 | Education

The Williamson County Schools Board of Education unanimously passed a resolution Monday evening urging the Tennessee General Assembly and all committees or subcommittees considering Bill 2833 and Bill 2168 of Senate to take no action to advance the proposed legislation. The bill as introduced would reduce the review and approval time for charter school applications […]

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House bill would overturn law limiting minor traffic stops – Royal Examiner

RICHMOND, Va. — Lawmakers last month killed legislation that would give localities the ability to ban the use of coal tar sealer, a product that environmental and health agencies say can negatively impact the aquatic and human life. A House of Delegates subcommittee voted 5-4 to table House Bill 949sponsored by Del. Kathy KL Tran, […]

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Brian O’Neill: Long-awaited House Bill 135 aims to keep Kentucky first responders in Kentucky

Across the state, employers large and small are facing challenges recruiting and retaining talent, including our fire and police departments. While many of us feel a call to be firefighters, we also care about the quality of life after our service. For years, Kentucky has lost quality first responders to neighboring states where they can […]

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Candace House programs each receive $50,000 from the Manitoba government

The provincial government is increasing funding for a Winnipeg non-profit organization that supports victims and survivors of violent crime. Manitoba Justice Minister Kelvin Goertzen announced Friday that $100,000 from the Criminal Asset Forfeiture Branch will be donated to Candace House to support the newly created Healing Haven and Heart Spaces programs. The Branch has redistributed […]

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Bill would require Florida high school students to take financial literacy classes

An internal bill (HB 1115) composed by Demi Busatta Cabrera it would require Florida high school students to take courses in financial literacy and money management in order to graduate past the PreK-12 Appropriation Committee Wednesday morning, receiving unanimous member support. If passed, the bill would require financial literacy standards to be implemented for high […]

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House Bill Gets Green Light Approving $23 Million for Kentucky State

Representative James Tipton, the bill’s lead sponsor, said that without the additional aid, the school “won’t be financially solvent” by the end of March. FRANKFORT, Ky. — Kentucky State University would receive an immediate injection of $23 million from the state, under a bill advanced Tuesday, as lawmakers voiced support for the school struggling while […]

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The Toronto Rail Deck Reset project team will host an open house

A virtual open house for talks is being held February 23 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on a new mixed-use open space neighborhood above the rail corridor between Bathurst Street and Blue Jays Way. Photo courtesy of the project team A virtual open house will soon be held to discuss plans for a new mixed-use open space […]

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Iowa House bill seeks to ensure only ‘truly eligible’ get benefits | News

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Iowa House bill seeks to ensure only ‘truly eligible’ get benefits | Government and politics

DES MOINES — Legislation to ensure Iowans receiving public assistance are “truly eligible” was approved Tuesday by the House of Representatives Human Resources Committee of Democrats that said the cost of the bill would be greater than the savings. “There’s a lot of good stuff in this bill,” said Rep. Tom Jeneary, R-Le Mars, explaining […]

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House bill aims to ensure only the ‘truly eligible’ get benefits

Public aid applicants would face identity and eligibility tests James Q. Lynch February 15, 2022 12:00, update: February 15, 2022 12:24 DES MOINES — Legislation to ensure Iowans receiving public assistance are “truly eligible” was approved Tuesday by the House of Representatives Human Resources Committee of Democrats that said the cost of the bill would […]

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Florida House bill to increase investment in electric vehicle charging is backed

A proposal to increase investment in electric vehicle charging stations began moving through the House on Tuesday, despite concerns that state regulators are being asked to set prices and work outside their jurisdiction. The House Tourism, Infrastructure, and Energy Subcommittee voted 13-3 to approve a bill (HB 737) that would direct the Florida Public Service […]

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Bill would require Florida public projects to use U.S.-made steel and iron

A House bill before the state administration and technology appropriations subcommittee seeks to mandate that Florida taxpayer-funded projects use steel and iron produced by companies in the United States, boosting the local economy while helping to support domestic manufacturing. House Bill 619 (HB 619), known as the “Buy American Bill”, is drafted to combat the […]

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House Bill seeks $23 million for the state of Kentucky

FRANKFORT, Ky. — A key House committee on Tuesday advanced a measure calling for an immediate injection of $23 million into Kentucky State University to shore up the struggling school’s finances. What do you want to know House Bill 250 asks for $23 million to go immediately to Kentucky State University The bill was passed […]

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A domestic bill funding semiconductor manufacturing could give a boost to tech companies pushing chip shortage concerns

(Drew Angerer via Getty Images) The House of Representatives recently passed the America COMPETES Act which aims to make the United States more competitive with other countries like China. It includes provisions of the CHIPS for America Act that would award $52 billion to semiconductor chipmakers in a bid to bring chip production back to […]

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Indiana Senate Committee Reinstates Absentee Voting Standards in House Bill | News

An Indiana House bill that would further restrict absentee voting in Indiana was amended by the Senate Elections Committee on Monday to restore absentee voting to its current parameters. HB 1116 would have limited absentee voting by mail beyond Indiana limits by requiring voters to swear they could not vote during the entire in-person early […]

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BREAKING NEWS: Arizona House Bill Amendment 2711 Could Halt Short-Term Rentals In Sedona – Sedona.Biz

By Will Hamburg/Associate Broker/Investor Sedona AZ –A new amendment to Arizona House Bill 2711 could prevent investors from making short-term rentals in Sedona. Does Hamburg House Bill 2711 (HB2711), is a bill that was originally introduced by Rep. Becky Nutt, (R) and passed on Arizona House of Representatives in 2021. The bill proposes to impose […]

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Indiana Senate Committee Reinstates Absentee Voting Standards in House Bill | State News

INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana House bill that would further restrict absentee voting in Indiana was amended by the Senate Elections Committee on Monday to restore absentee voting to its current parameters. HB 1116 would have limited absentee voting by mail beyond Indiana limits by requiring voters to swear they could not vote during the entire […]

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WA House bill would expand outdoor education statewide

OLYMPIA — For many Washingtonians, a week spent learning in the forest is a treasured memory in grade school. Outdoor education programs originated in Washington state, with the opening of an outdoor school near Ellensburg in 1939, according to Outdoor Schools Washingtonan organization founded in 2021 to work with state public education officials to increase […]

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Bill tracks foreign investment in US mergers

In a bid to bolster competition with China, U.S. lawmakers have introduced a bipartisan antitrust bill requiring disclosure of foreign investment in mergers. Its goal is to prevent China and other governments from taking control of American companies and assets through mergers. the Foreign Merger Subsidies Disclosure Act calls for transparency of companies merging […]

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Construction of a house completed in the border village of Paravakar – Viva-MTS – Panorama

Vigilance is a mandatory criterion in Paravakar; enemy provocations can occur at any time. The villagers who have lived in this state of mind for many years are both soldiers and people who cultivate the land; however, they do not complain. They show patriotism through daily work and perseverance, even if it is not easy. […]

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Construction of a house completed in the border village of Paravakar – aysor.am

Vigilance is a mandatory criterion in Paravakar; enemy provocations can occur at any time. The villagers who have lived in this state of mind for many years are both soldiers and people who cultivate the land; however, they do not complain. They show patriotism through daily work and perseverance, even if it is not easy. […]

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Bill Analysis: House Bill 999 (LC 49 0739)

House Bill 999 relies on flawed measure to calculate state allocations to public schools Georgia cannot afford to ignore needs inside public schools in favor of exclusive private schools State lawmakers concerned about Georgia children should reject HB 999 and consider legislation like HB 10 that provided additional funding to students who need it most […]

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Building trades students shape their future with the construction of Chesterton homes

From left, CHS juniors Gavin Kantowski and Andrew Fessler put up a soffit on a house under construction on Tower Street as part of the high school’s Building Trades program. AMY LAVALLEY/Picture Carpenter Isaiah Walters taught Chesterton high schooler Logan Henry, 18, of Valparaiso, how to clean a trowel in a bucket of water. He […]

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Bill seeks to prolong China’s higher education hangover

Last month, the Rules of Procedure Committee unveiled the America Competes Act, which promotes the production of semiconductors and stimulates national research funding. The bill is part of a larger effort to better position America to strategically compete with China in technology and other related sectors. This bill, as well as its counterpart in the […]

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Florence woman’s death inspires SC House bill | Local News

FLORENCECS – The death of Taylor McFadden Robinson inspired a member of the South Carolina General Assembly to draft a bill. State Rep. Cezar McKnight, a Democrat representing most of Williamsburg County, on Tuesday introduced a bill that would give magistrates the power to issue seven days ex parte protective orders. ex parte is a […]

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Internal bill removes green card cap for STEM PhDs and introduces start-up visa

Biden seeks Republican support, urges House and Senate to quickly resolve differences A new bill passed by the U.S. House of Representatives to boost U.S. competitiveness with China includes a proposal to exempt STEM doctorate holders from caps on green cards or permanent residency. The America Competes Act passed 222-210, largely to party lines Friday, […]

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Lundstrom relaunches its hydrogen hub plan with new House bill | Legislature | New Mexico Legislative Session

Conservation groups are unhappy with the relaunch of a controversial bill to make New Mexico a hub for “blue hydrogen” production. State Rep. Patty Lundstrom, D-Gallup, who introduced the original hydrogen center legislation, House Bill 4, reintroduced the plan through a replacement measure, House Bill 227. Like HB 4 , it would offer tax incentives […]

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House bill would strengthen behavioral health workforce

Behavioral healthcare providers in Oregon can get state grants to recruit and retain employees thanks to a bill aimed at easing industry labor struggles. House Bill 4004, heard Thursday before the House Behavioral Health Committee, would provide grants to behavioral health care providers across Oregon. The measure is intended to provide short-term relief and prevent […]

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House Bill 126 needed to stop unnecessary costs for landlords

After receiving more than $6 billion in federal funding that includes little oversight, school districts are fighting tooth and nail to be able to continue to abuse options in the current law to extract even more taxpayer money from homeowners. Their aggressive tactics scare away investment in Ohio and can cause homeowners to pay taxes […]

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House bill would add one assistant to each first- and second-year class

Delegates are proposing a bill that would add more help to West Virginia’s first and second grade classrooms. Cody Thompson “I urge you to support this bill. This is a very good bill,” said Delegate Cody Thompson, D-Randolph. “Those young years when you’re in primary school, that’s where you build your foundation for education. Having […]

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Construction costs for new homes in Vancouver are the highest in Canada

An average 2,600 square foot new home sells for $1.75 million and includes $191,000 in municipal fees and taxes and $666,000 for land The Altus Group Annual Report Canadian Cost Guide 2022tracking hard construction costs across Canada, has been released and it shows a sharp increase in costs in 2021 compared to 2020. Altus cites […]