Excerpt: In 2006, Congress authorized the creation of the Chemical Facilities Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program, to secure facilities with chemicals that ‘present high levels of security risk.” The program’s enacting statute directs the Secretary of Homeland Security to issue “regulations risk-based performance standards for security of chemical facilities and requiring vulnerability assessments and the developm
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Excerpt: We are writing to request additional information about the insurance premium increase consumers can expect in 2014 as the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) is implemented. We believe it is essential that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) provide transparent pricing as soon as possible for the millions of Americans who will be impacted by this law.
Excerpt: It is estimated that close to 1 million American school children have had an allergic reaction to food while in school. Many have suffered anaphylaxis, a systemic allergic reaction that can kill within minutes unless epinephrine is administered promptly.
Excerpt: On behalf of the physician and medical student members of the American Medical Association (AMA), I am writing to express our support for H.R.
Excerpt: The FCC should continue its efforts to curb waste and abuse and cap the overall fund at current levels. It should then issue a referral to the Federal-State Joint Board on whether to adopt expansion proposals and, if so, how to implement them within the cap. To read the letter, click here.