Regulations

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FDA Proposes First Regulations For E-Cigarettes

The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration.

04/24/2014

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Quiet Battle Over Coal Ash Guidelines

Coal-fired power plants keep the lights on but generate tons and tons of coal combustion residuals, coal ash to most of us. There are no federal regulations on its handling although there are some having to do with water pollution.

03/16/2014

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Camden May Soon Have Taxicab Regulations

Cab drivers in the city of Camden may soon be put under regulations required by the state of New Jersey.

11/30/2013

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3 On Your Side: More Foreclosure Prevention Rules

Having problems paying your mortgage? Some new rules have been announced by the federal government to protect homeowners from foreclosure. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at some of them, and explains what they mean for borrowers.

01/18/2013

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Social Intelligence Is Not Regulated

While the use of credit reports is highly regulated, according to Jeffrey Rosenthal, a Philadelphia-area attorney who authors the column Cyberlaw, there is no federal law limiting the potential uses of an online profile.

10/05/2012

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