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P500-B Annual Recovery Fund Sought in Villafuerte Bill – Manila Bulletin

Members of Congress based in Camarines Sur are fighting for a three-year Covid-19 pandemic recovery program to release 500 billion pesos each year as a form of economic stimulus. Camarines Sur 2nd district Rep. Ray Villafuerte (Facebook) Camarines Sur 2nd District Representative LRay Villafuerte led the filing of Internal Bill (HB) No. 271, which seeks […]

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New House bill aims to bolster US government expertise on China

A bipartisan bill introduced Friday would require the State Department to hire more people with China-related expertise. The big picture: The bill calls on the U.S. government to “further invest in relevant linguistic, cultural, and regional expertise to effectively engage in strategic competition with the People’s Republic of China.” Details: Rep. Ami Bera (D-Ca) and […]

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Under House Bill, Indiana would no longer tax diapers.

A bill from Indiana House Republicans would scrap the state’s 7% sales tax on diapers, reflecting a push by lawmakers to provide inflation relief to families in need. House Bill 1001 – the House’s response to Senate Bill 3 that does not reduce the diaper tax – proposes an automatic taxpayer refund for Hoosiers in […]

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Security versus social control. US House bill inhibits purchase of foreign spyware tools. The FBI is asking for clarification on the sanctions and the reports.

In one look. China’s attempts to control exposure to citizen data risk… in more than one way. US bill prevents purchase of foreign surveillance software. FBI Cyber ​​Division director calls for clarity on penalties and incident reporting rules. China’s attempts to control exposure to citizen data risk… in more than one way. China is currently […]

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House Bill Passes CDFI and CDRLF Funding for Fiscal Year 2023

An American flag flies in front of the Capitol building in Washington, DC, USA Photographer: Al Drago/Bloomberg In a vote of 220 to 207 on the floor of the United States House of Representatives, a set of six federal funding bills for fiscal year 2023 adopted to proceed to the appropriations process. The program included […]

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House Bill for STEM Jobs Funding Would Benefit Georgia

(TNS) – A U.S. senator from Georgia is leading a congressional committee tasked with ironing out the details of a funding bill that could create jobs and funds for research in central Georgia. Sen. Raphael Warnock heads the conference committee, made up of senators and House members, which could present a resolved bill to Congress […]

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Plaskett: House bill includes amendment to increase pay for service members VI | New

Congressional Delegate VI Stacey Plaskett announced that a bill recently passed by the House of Representatives included an amendment to give Virgin Islands service members a raise. The bill, HR7900, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2023, authorizes funding levels for the Department of Defense. The NDAA has been passed annually by Congress […]

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Missouri Governor Parson signs House Bill 3007, Missouri at

ST. LOUIS, July 15 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Missouri Governor Mike Parson participated in a bill signing ceremony Thursday with the API Innovation Center (APIIC) @ Cortex for House Bill (HB) 3007. The bill signing ceremony law took effect on July 1, approving a $15 million grant for advanced manufacturing of active pharmaceutical ingredients […]

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House bill seeks to maintain solvency of Medicare Hospital Insurance Fund

Photo: Halfpoint Images/Getty Images New legislation introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives aims to avert a shortfall in the Medicare Hospital Insurance Fund by closing tax loopholes and redirecting tax revenue in an effort to keep the fund solvent for at least a year. another decade. Introduced this week by Rep. Lloyd Doggett, D-Texas, […]

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Modest progress for animals in house bill establishing new health research agency

The Physicians Committee has worked hard to ensure that this new agency prioritizes human, not animal research. Although new text has been added to the bill to support the development of predictive models and animal welfare, there are still many areas where it can be improved to enhance its transformative potential for patients and animals. […]

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Internal bill modernizing the immigration office to generate more funds

A bill to modernize the Bureau of Immigration (BI) to improve efficiency and revenue collection has been reintroduced in the House of Representatives. “The‘There is no doubt that BI can easily generate between 10 and 12 billion pesos in annual revenue, maybe more,” Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program Party-list Rep. Marcelino “nonoy” C. Libanan, who reintroduced […]

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Government Contractors: House Bill Raises Importance of Small Business Outsourcing Plan Compliance | Morgana Lewis

The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed HR 7694, the Strengthening Small Business Outsourcing Act of 2022, which seeks to amend the Small Business Act to require the federal government to consider prior compliance with a subcontracting plan when evaluating a bidder’s past performance. The June 8 bill was part of a group of seven […]

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First bill calls for P10B aid for MSMEs

The first measure tabled in the House of Representatives during the 19th Congress seeks to expand government loan programs to micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to help them recover from the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Domestic Bill No. 1 or Government Financial Institutions Unified Initiatives for Distressed Enterprises for Economic Recovery (GUIDE) […]