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What others say: A needed compromise for the railroad

...Alaska Railroad and other railroads in the process of implementing PTC systems, is that while Congress passed the law requiring the safety improvements, they made no move to help lines with the cost of adopting them. For the past several years...

...flowing into the lake. Ohio lawmakers this past spring took a step toward tackling the algae problem when they enacted a law requiring most farmers to undergo training before they use commercial fertilizers on their fields.But they stopped short of...
Circle hooks and barbless hooks guide who invented the Crippled Herring, Kandlefish and Sonic BaitFish jigs, thinks there ought to be a federal law requiring that all hooks being fished with natural bait be single and barbless.Corey Wilcox wrote that he has been fishing...
House committee advances bill on AGDC appointments

...the AGDC.Chenault, R-Nikiski, said it was an oversight to have not specifically exempted the AGDC from a state law requiring that individuals appointed to boards or commissions of state government be registered Alaska voters. He said testimony...
Borough Clerk rejects vote-by-mail initiative

...the sought RCV conflicts with state law. "Most problematic is that the RCV system proposed conflicts with (state law) requiring that a runoff be between two candidates with the greatest number of votes," Blankenship wrote in her conclusion...
Chenault plans to propose AGDC amendment serve on that board.Minority Senate Democrats called on Parnell to withdraw Rabinow's name, citing a state law requiring appointees to boards or commissions of state government to be and have been before the last general election registered...

...the 401 national park units, adding that Park Service workers and others in the Interior Department followed federal law requiring that employees limit their actions to those that protect life and property."We did the best we could," she said...

...vary widely. For instance, its website lists New Mexico as having regulations, but state officials say there is no law requiring that programs be licensed or otherwise supervised. State officials say they will seek a new law to change that next...
City seeks clarification on school physicals

...physicals, including his own.The physicals in question are separate from those required to play sports, and the law requiring entrance physicals is generally interpreted as exams due when a child enters school in Alaska for the first time...
Lawmakers rekindle mining reform effort

...states where most of the mining occurs, the Government Accountability Office report found.And there is no federal law requiring the disclosure of production figures from individual mines.Two Democratic lawmakers are hoping public concerns over...


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