On Tuesday, March 3, 2020 the House Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax, and Capital Access held a hearing to determine the impacts of the online sales tax requirements set as a result of the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court in South Dakota v. Wayfair.
As a result of changes made to fall protection requirements, the Washington State Department of Labor and Industries has continued to update state regulations. SGIA reviewed the proposed rules, and found the previous request to revise them was only partly accepted. SGIA has submitted comments for additional changes.
Since 2017 there have been 62 proposals in 17 states that would require warning labels or ingredient listings for products. To provide a uniform and consistent approach, SGIA joined CAPL, which has successfully introduced legislation that will address the ingredient labeling issue.
Through digitization, printing has become less of a craft and more of a science — a measurable, controllable set of processes. While some lament these changes, what is has brought is here to stay, whether we like it or not.
EPA issued a new rule that reduces the regulatory requirements for waste aerosol cans. The new rule is aimed at improving recycling and reducing the cost and burden of aerosol can management by imposing less stringent regulatory requirements on the cans.
The EPA/U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued their final rule revising the definition of the “Waters of the United States.” The January 2020 rule establishes which bodies of water that are subject to federal jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act.