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How To Comply With Federal Law, 50 State Laws, Political Subdivision Laws and Tribe Laws

August 14, 2010 Read More View Comments

Earlier this week, the State of California, through California Attorney General Edmund G. Brown Jr., filed suit against the makers, manufacturers and distributors of children’s bounce houses. The bounce houses, like the one pictured here, are alleged to contain lead components in violation of the Safe Drinking Water And Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986, otherwise [...]

Video: Can You Comply With 50 Different State Cosmetics Laws?

August 4, 2010 Read More View Comments

This is the first in a series of videos I plan to share covering some of the overly burdensome and unnecessary provisions of H.R. 5786. Today, I tell you about the Savings Clause, which can be found in Section 621 of the bill. A Savings Clause is a short paragraph in a piece of federal [...]