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News Tipoffs for New Jersey Editors Newsletter for Wednesday June 03, 2020 ( 13 items )  

22 State Attorneys General Issue Joint Public Comment on FTC Proposed Rule
WASHINGTON, May 27 -- Attorneys General in 22 states have issued a joint public comment on the Federal Trade Commission's proposed rule entitled "Funeral Industry Practices Rule". The comment was written on April 22, 2020, and posted on May 26, 2020: The comment was co-signed by District of Columbia Attorney General Karl A. Racine, Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich, Colorado Attorney General Phil J. Weiser, Connecticut Attorney General William Tong, Delaware Attorney General Kathleen Jenni  more

40 Organizations Issue Joint Public Comment on Agricultural Marketing Service Proposed Rule
WASHINGTON, May 30 -- Forty organizations have issued a joint public comment on the Agricultural Marketing Service's proposed rule entitled "National Organic Program: Organic Livestock and Poultry Practices Economic Analysis Report". The comment was written on May 26, 2020, and posted on May 27, 2020: The comment was co-signed by the Antibiotic Resistance Action Center at the George Washington University, Beyond Pesticides, Center for Environmental Health, Center for Food Safety, Certified Natu  more

GAO Issues Report on Information Regarding Medicare Coverage for Beneficiaries
WASHINGTON, May 27 -- The Government Accountability Office has issued a report (GAO-20-408) entitled "Medicare: CMS Should Provide Beneficiaries More Information about Substance Use Disorder Coverage". The report was sent to Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, chairman, Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee, Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., D-New Jersey, chairman, Rep. Greg Walden, R-Oregon, Republican leader of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Rep. Richard E. Neal,  more

Grammatech Gains $7.57 Million Contract Modification
WASHINGTON, May 27 -- The U.S. Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division issued the following high-value contract information through the Pentagon on May 26: Grammatech Inc., Ithaca, New York, was awarded a $7,569,838 modification to a previously-awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N68335-17-C-0700). This modification exercises an option to procure continued services and materials necessary to conduct research and develop the Late-Stage Software Customization and Complexity Reduction proje  more

National Center for Health Research Issues Public Comment on CPSC Notice
WASHINGTON, May 30 -- Diana Zuckerman, president of the National Center for Health Research, has issued a public comment on the Consumer Product Safety Commission's notice entitled "Commission Agenda and Priorities; Notice of Hearing". The comment was posted on May 26, 2020: * * * The National Center for Health Research is a nonprofit research center staffed by scientists, medical professionals, and public health experts who analyze and review research on a range of health issues. Thank you fo  more

Orexo Issues Public Comment on Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
WASHINGTON, June 1 -- Dennis Urbaniak, executive vice president for digital therapeutics at Orexo AB, Morristown, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' proposed rule entitled "Medicare and Medicaid Programs, Basic Health Program, and Exchanges: Additional Policy and Regulatory Revisions in Response to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency and Delay of Certain Reporting Requirements for the Skilled Nursing Facility Quality Reporting Program". Th  more

Rep. Malinowski Issues Statement Recognizing Fiscal Impact of Coronavirus Pandemic on Town of Berkely Heights, New Jersey
WASHINGTON, May 28 -- Rep. Tom Malinowski, D-New Jersey, issued the following statement, which was published in the Congressional Record on May 1, entitled "Recognizing The Fiscal Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic on The Town of Berkely Heights, New Jersey": I rise today to recognize the devastating impact the coronavirus pandemic continues to have on the Town of Berkeley Heights, New Jersey and many local governments throughout my district and the country. The corona virus has decimated local  more

Rep. Malinowski Issues Statement Recognizing Fiscal Impact of Coronavirus Pandemic on Town of Clinton, New Jersey
WASHINGTON, May 28 -- Rep. Tom Malinowski, D-New Jersey, issued the following statement, which was published in the Congressional Record on May 1, entitled "Recognizing The Fiscal Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic on The Town of Clinton, New Jersey": I rise today to recognize the devastating impact the coronavirus pandemic continues to have on the Town of Clinton, New Jersey and many local governments throughout my district and the country. The coronavirus has decimated local revenues and incr  more

Rep. Malinowski Issues Statement Recognizing Fiscal Impact of Coronavirus Pandemic on Town of Dover, New Jersey
WASHINGTON, May 28 -- Rep. Tom Malinowski, D-New Jersey, issued the following statement, which was published in the Congressional Record on May 1, entitled "Recognizing The Fiscal Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic on The Town of Dover, New Jersey": I rise today to recognize the devastating impact the coronavirus pandemic continues to have on the Town of Dover, New Jersey and many local governments throughout my district and the country. The coronavirus has decimated local revenues and increase  more

Rep. Malinowski Issues Statement Recognizing Fiscal Impact of Coronavirus Pandemic on Town of Phillipsburg, New Jersey
WASHINGTON, May 28 -- Rep. Tom Malinowski, D-New Jersey, issued the following statement, which was published in the Congressional Record on May 1, entitled "Recognizing the Fiscal Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic on the Town of Phillipsburg, New Jersey": I rise today to recognize the devastating impact the coronavirus pandemic continues to have on the Town of Phillipsburg, New Jersey and many local governments throughout my district and the country. The coronavirus has decimated local revenue  more

Rep. Malinowski Issues Statement Recognizing Fiscal Impact of Coronavirus Pandemic on Town of Scotch Plains, New Jersey
WASHINGTON, May 28 -- Rep. Tom Malinowski, D-New Jersey, issued the following statement, which was published in the Congressional Record on May 1, entitled "Recognizing The Fiscal Impact of the Coronavirus Pandemic on The Town of Scotch Plains, New Jersey": I rise today to recognize the devastating impact the coronavirus pandemic continues to have on the Town of Scotch Plains, New Jersey and many local governments throughout my district and the country. The coronavirus has decimated local reven  more

Responsible Offshore Development Alliance Issues Public Comment on USCG Notice
WASHINGTON, June 2 -- Lane Johnston, programs manager at the Responsible Offshore Development Alliance, has issued a public comment on the Coast Guard's notice entitled "Port Access Route Study: Seacoast of New Jersey Including Offshore Approaches to the Delaware Bay, Delaware". The comment was written on May 27, 2020, and posted on May 29, 2020: * * * The Responsible Offshore Development Alliance (RODA) hereby submits the following request for a public meeting regarding the United States Coas  more

VisionSafe Issues Public Comment on FAA Notice
WASHINGTON, June 2 -- Michael A. Hines, director of sales for part 121 airlines at VisionSafe, Teterboro, New Jersey, has issued a public comment on the Federal Aviation Administration's notice entitled "Petition for Exemption; Summary: Airlines for America". The comment was written on May 27, 2020, and posted on May 28, 2020: * * * VisionSafe Inc. recommends that the FAA grant the Airlines for America petition's relief from 14 CFR 91.9(a) and (b), 121.153(a), and 121.337(b)(9)(iii), to allow   more