The debate intensifies after the FCC’s proposed net neutrality rule, EPA proposes a rule on fracking chemical disclosure, and more…
- The debate intensifies after the U.S. Federal Communication Commission’s (FCC) proposed plan that may allow Internet service providers to charge websites for delivery.
- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued an advance notice of proposed rulemaking seeking comment on what information should be disclosed for hydraulic fracking chemical substances and mixtures.
- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) amended its food additive regulations in a final rule providing for the use of a new non- or low-calorie sweetener as a food additive.
- The National Governors Association (NGA) stated its opposition to federal legislation that would ban online Internet gambling and Internet lottery sales.
- The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released a report finding that credit scores may be overly penalized for medical debt.
- The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced new flexibility for school districts working to comply with whole grain requirements for school meals.
- The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) proposed a new rule requiring airlines to disclose fees for certain airline services in an attempt to enhance consumer protection
- The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) proposed a new rule to institute operation and governance standards for clearing agencies that meet the definition of “covered clearing agency.”