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     1  ~ 2014 oct 04texas charter school loansFunding Strategies for Charter School FacilitiesCA and IL: Charter School Revolving Loan Funds ... TX : The Texas Public Finance Authority / Charter School Finance Corporation**.
     1  ~ 2014 oct 04uninsurable health coverage floridaHigh Risk Pools and ACA Coverage for the UninsurableCoverage of Uninsurable Pre-Existing Conditions: State and Federal High-Risk Pools ... To aid uninsurable individuals, 35 states implemented high-risk health insurance pools over three decades. .... Florida , NO, 8/1/2010, 10659, $351.
     1  ~ 2014 oct 03gift card expirationGift Cards and Gift Certificates Statutes and LegislationThe law provides that gift cards cannot expire within five years from the date they were activated and generally limits inactivity fee on gift cards  ...
     1  ~ 2014 oct 03health insurance premiumsHealth Insurance Premiums and Premium Costs by StateActual health insurance premiums and rates presented nationally and by state for 2014. Table includes historical trends and links to the best sources.
     1  +1 2014 oct 03texas minimum wageState Minimum Wages | 2014 Minimum Wage by State38 states introduced minimum wage bills during the 2014 session; 34
     1  ~ 2014 oct 03minimum wage in texasThis chart shows state minimum wages in effect for 2014, as well as
     1  ~ 2014 oct 03social media lawsEmployer Access to Social Media Passwords LegislationIncreasing numbers of Americans use social media both on and off the job. ... Existing law prohibits a private employer from requiring or requesting an employee ...
     1  ~ 2014 oct 01uninsurable health coverageUpdated: April 2014. Includes latest material on implementing health reform: The Pre-existing Condition Insurance Plan (PCIP) To aid uninsurable individuals, ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 30health insurance for uninsurable
     1  ~ 2014 sep 29national conference on state legislaturesNational Conference of State Legislatures : Legislative News The latest issue of NCSL's state fiscal newsletter offers links to resources from the Legislative Summit in Minneapolis, recent state fiscal reports and federal news 
     1  +2 2014 sep 28prepaid point of salesPrepaid Point of Sale StatusPrepaid Point of Sale Status. December 10, 2011. E9-1-1 fees have historically been collected from telecommunications users on their monthly bills and remitted  ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 27nj security breach legislationSecurity Breach Notification LawsA majority of states have enacted security breach laws , requiring disclosure to consumers when personal information is compromised.
     1  ~ 2014 sep 27ncsl car servicePrivacy of Data from Event Data Recorders: State StatutesMost car manufacturers currently install these devices in new vehicles. Fourteen ... NCSL has been tracking event data recorder legislation since 2005. See bills ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 25electronic cigarette natonAlternative Nicotine Products e Cigarettes - National Conference of NCSL reports on actions to regulate the sale and use of electronic vaporizing products or e - cigarettes . Several states have prohibited the sale ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 23biennial sessionAnnual versus Biennial Legislative SessionsThe remaining 31 held biennial regular sessions. All but three (Kentucky, Mississippi and Virginia) held their biennial session in the odd-numbered year. By the ...
     1  +3 2014 sep 22corporate health insurance premiums
     1  ~ 2014 sep 16ncsl legislative trackerNCSL 50-State Searchable Bill Tracking DatabasesThe Education bill tracking database tracks state education legislation on more ... at NCSL's Center for Ethics in Government's Ethics and Lobbying Legislation  ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 13ncslNCSL's Ballot Measures database includes all statewide ballot measures for more than a century. The database is updated as new ballot measures qualify to be ... ‎Research - ‎Legislative Summit - ‎Registration - ‎Meetings & Training
     1  ~ 2014 sep 10transportation insureance paratransitInsurance Challenges for ParatransitProviders of public transportation services—in particular, those entities that provide paratransit —face a number of challenges related to insurance . Paratransit  ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 09minimum wagesThis chart shows state minimum wages in effect for 2014, as well as enacted future increases. Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Maryland, ... ‎Minimum Wage Legislation ... - ‎2013 Minimum wage legislation - ‎Wage and Hour
     1  ~ 2014 sep 08mississippi insurance exchanges legislatureState Actions to Address Health Insurance Exchanges1, 2014, NCSL released a new report on state legislative proposals to switch to .... Mississippi's elected insurance commissioner applied for a state exchange in  ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 02training for legislative staffLegislative Staff Leadership Training and Support from NCSLProviding seminars and video training , the Legislative Staff Leadership Section seeks to improve leadership effectiveness to develop legislative leaders.
     1  +100 2014 sep 02abp where to get tatooTattooing and Body Piercing - National Conference of State Advocates of prohibiting minors from getting tattoos or body piercings want state laws to reflect parental rights and allow them to have the final word on minors ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 31california mandates gardasil shotHPV Vaccine : State Legislation and StatutesIn 2007, at least 24 states and D.C. introduced legislation to specifically mandate the HPV vaccine for school ( California and Maryland withdrew their bills). ‎HPV Vaccine Legislation 2013-2014 - ‎HPV Vaccine Legislation 2011-2012
     1  +1 2014 aug 31social network law
     1  +1 2014 aug 31vaccination exemptions by stateSchool Immunization Exemption State LawsAll fifty states have legislation requiring specified vaccines for students. Although exemptions vary from state to state , all school immunization laws grant ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 30legislative management trainingLegislative Staff Management Institute (LSMI)The Legislative Staff Management Institute (LSMI) provides legislative staff with ... The training was spot-on in terms of being tailored to legislative staff, and very ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 28state mandates health insuranceMandated Health Insurance Benefits and State Laws: OverviewFor more than two decades, state legislators have regularly debated and enacted " mandates " or required health coverage for specific treatments, benefits, ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 27affirmative action statisticsAffirmative Action | OverviewStatistics show that after California abolished its affirmative action programs in 1998, the minority student admissions at UC Berkeley fell 61 percent, and minority ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 27state immigration lawsState Laws Related to Immigration and ImmigrantsNCSL produces reports three times a year on state laws that address legal immigrants , migrant and seasonal workers, refugees or unauthorized immigrants . ‎Introduction - ‎2013 Report - January - June - ‎2012 Report - January - December
     1  ~ 2014 aug 26georgia common law marriageCommon Law Marriage by StateThis page contains information about common law marriage laws, which ... 1, 1958 (Ind. Code §31-11-8-5); Georgia : No common law after Jan.
     1  ~ 2014 aug 26public financing of electionsPublic Financing of Campaigns: OverviewTwenty-five states have programs that provide public funds for use in election campaigns. State public financing programs may be divided into three broad ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 26employment at will doctrineAt- Will Employment - OverviewEmployment relationships are presumed to be “at-will” in all U.S. states except .... Charles J. Muhl, “The Employment-At-Will Doctrine : Three Major Exceptions,” ...
     1  +2 2014 aug 25drug testing for welfareDrug Testing for Welfare Recipients and Public AssistanceSome states are considering legislation to require welfare recipients and those that receive public assistance to submit to drug tests and testing. ‎History and Overview - ‎2013 Legislation - ‎2012 Legislation - ‎Programs Included
     1  ~ 2014 aug 25data breach lawsSecurity breach laws typically have provisions regarding who must comply with the law (e.g., businesses, data / information brokers, government entities, etc); ...
     1  +2 2014 aug 25federal mandate for gardisilHPV Vaccine: State Legislation and StatutesMerck's Gardasil , which protects against HPV strains 6, 11, 16 and 18, and
     1  +2 2014 aug 23obama and gun controlSummary: President Obama Gun ProposalsRead this article to learn more about gun - control proposals made by President Obama and the possible effects on states.
     1  +4 2014 aug 22e commerce and taxationCollecting E - Commerce Taxes | E-Fairness LegislationNCSL advocates for passage of e -fairness legislation because it levels the playing field for local businesses, which are the economic ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 21cyber stalking lawsCyberstalking and Cyberharassment Laws | State Laws against States have enacted " cyberstalking " or "cyberharassment" laws or have laws that explicitly include electronic forms of communication within ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 19uninsurable health insurance
     1  +3 2014 aug 16minimum wage increaseThis chart shows state minimum wages in effect for 2014, as well as enacted future increases . Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Maryland, ... ‎Minimum Wage Legislation ... - ‎2013 Minimum wage legislation - ‎Wage and Hour
     1  ~ 2014 aug 14minimum wage in paThis chart shows state minimum wages in effect for 2014, as well as enacted future increases. Connecticut
     1  +1 2014 aug 13pa minimum wage
     1  +1 2014 aug 11obama gun control
     1  +2 2014 jul 31nc minimum wageThis chart shows state minimum wages in effect for 2014, as well as enacted future increases. Connecticut, Delaware ... North Carolina , $7.25. ‎Minimum Wage Legislation ... - ‎2013 Minimum wage legislation - ‎Wage and Hour
     1  +1 2014 jul 31obama on gun control
     1  +1 2014 jul 29average health insurance premiumActual health insurance premiums and rates presented nationally and by state for ... As annual premiums edged beyond $16,000 for an average family, costs are ...
     1  +3 2014 jul 29nj credit history employmentUse of Credit Information in Employment 2012 LegislationSummarizes the 2012 Use of Credit Information in Employment state legislation. ... Prohibits use of job applicant's personal credit history as hiring criterion; provides exception. S.B. 1356. Died in ... none. New Jersey . A.B. 704
     1  +1 2014 jul 24employers social mediaLegislation to restrict employers from requesting access to Facebook and other social media usernames and passwords of applicants, students or employees.
     1  ~ 2014 jul 24new co sensor lawCarbon Monoxide Detector Requirements, Laws and RegulationsNCSL table summarizes state CO detector regulations. ... Law § 378 – Standards for New York state uniform fire prevention and building code. ‎Alaska - ‎Colorado - ‎Connecticut - ‎Florida
     1  +3 2014 jul 23plastic bag taxState Plastic and Paper Bag Legislation: Fees, Taxes and Bans In 2009, the District of Columbia enacted a law to ban the distribution of disposable, non-recyclable plastic carry-out bags and set a fee of 5 cents for distribution 
     1  +1 2014 jul 23obama gun rights
     1  ~ 2014 jul 23college prep programsCollege Preparatory Programs : Types of ProgramsCollege preparatory programs aim to increase college access, particulary for those ... programs are specifically tailored to provide college preparation for middle ...
     1  ~ 2014 jul 19get on hempState Industrial Hemp StatutesNine of these states—California, Colorado, Maine, Montana, North Dakota, Oregon, Vermont and West Virginia—sponsored hemp resolutions and have laws to ...
     1  ~ 2014 jul 17what is an initiaveInitiative , Referendum and Recall Processes and DefinitionsSummary of initiative , referendum and recall processes. Read about differences in types of initiatives and recall efforts.
     2  ~ 2014 oct 05state legislative electionsElections and Campaigns - National Conference of State LegislaturesNCSL conducts 50- state research on many election law and procedural issues, and maintains comprehensive databases of elections -related legislation .
     2  ~ 2014 oct 03infertility insurance new hampshireInsurance Coverage for Infertility LawsA 50-state summary of laws related to insurance coverage for infertility treatment, such as assisted reproductive technology, and additional ... New Hampshire .
     2  +2 2014 oct 01wyoming cash advance lawsPayday Lending State Statutes - National Conference of State This page summarizes state statutes regarding payday lending or deferred presentment, which features single-payment, short-term .... 16A-2-405, Cash advance is equal to or less than $500 ..... Wyoming , 40-14-362 et seq.
     2  ~ 2014 oct 01julie cassidy washingtonHealth and Human Services Committee MembersJulie Pelegrin, Legislative Legal Services. Representative Dianne I.
     2  ~ 2014 sep 30the thicket blogFarewell to the Thicket > National Conference of State LegislaturesThe NCSL Blog will absorb and continue to cover the primary beat of The Thicket --the practice of representative democracy, state politics and ...
     2  ~ 2014 sep 29state minimum wage
     2  ~ 2014 sep 27medical marijuana lawsState Medical Marijuana LawsIn 1996, California voters passed Proposition 215, making the Golden State the first in the union to allow for the medical use of marijuana . Since then, 22 more ...
     2  ~ 2014 sep 11student vouchersSchool Choice: Vouchers - National Conference of State LegislaturesSchool vouchers , also referred to as opportunity scholarships, are state-funded scholarships that pay for students to attend private school rather than public ... ‎History - ‎Arguments For and Against - ‎What the Research Says
     2  ~ 2014 sep 11state legislature that regulates physiciansState Regulation of Compounding PharmaciesStates regulate compounding pharmacies or pharmaceutical ... individual patient, based on a prescription ordered by a physician or ... "Compounding Interest" - NCSL feature article in State Legislatures magazine, June 2013.
     2  +3 2014 sep 09minimum wageThis chart shows state minimum wages in effect for 2014, as well as enacted future increases. Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Maryland, ...
     2  ~ 2014 sep 09missouri con beds assisted livingCON -Certificate of Need State LawsCON programs originated to regulate the number of beds in hospitals and nursing homes, and to .... Missouri . 1979-present. Karla Houchins, Program Coordinator ..... Prohibition on adding new nursing home beds through June 31, 2009.
     2  ~ 2014 sep 08indiana minimum wage
     2  ~ 2014 sep 06high risk health insuranceHigh Risk Pools for Health Coverage - National Conference of State To aid uninsurable individuals, 35 states implemented high - risk health insurance pools over three decades. The Federal health reform law of 2010 provides $5 ...
     2  ~ 2014 sep 05minimum wage in indiana
     2  ~ 2014 sep 02national unemployment rateNational Employment Monthly UpdateThe national unemployment rate rose slightly to 6.2 percent in July 2014 and 209000 new jobs were added to the economy.
     2  +3 2014 aug 31small green energy bill2011 Renewable Energy LegislationState renewable energy bills introduced in 2011. ... Amends the State Finance Act, creates the Small Business Development Grant Fund to provide grants to ...
     2  ~ 2014 aug 30cell phone lawsCellular Phone Use and Texting While Driving LawsAn updated 50-state chart of cellphone and texting-while-driving laws .
     2  -1 2014 aug 29texas common law marriageThis page contains information about common law marriage laws, ... §20-1-360); Texas : Common Law Marriage in specific circumstances (Tex.
     2  ~ 2014 aug 29seperation of powersSeparation of Powers --An OverviewThe term "trias politica" or " separation of powers " was coined by Charles-Louis de Secondat, baron de La Brède et de Montesquieu, an 18th century French ...
     2  +2 2014 aug 28harassment virginia lawAll 50 states have laws that address electronic forms of stalking, harassment or cyberbullying. ... States have enacted "cyberstalking" or " cyberharassment " laws or have laws that explicitly include electronic .... West Virginia .
     2  ~ 2014 aug 26laws against cyber bullyingAll 50 states have laws that address electronic forms of stalking, harassment or cyberbullying .
     2  +1 2014 aug 24moratorium on foreclosure coloradoForeclosures 2011 LegislationFor example, Colorado extended its foreclosure deferment program to 2016, ...... Places a five month moratorium on nonjudicial foreclosures .
     2  ~ 2014 aug 18common law statesColorado: Common law marriage contracted on or after Sept. 1, 2006, is valid if, at the time the ...
     2  ~ 2014 aug 17common law marriage statesThis page contains information about common law marriage laws, which can vary from state to state .
     2  ~ 2014 aug 17wakefield interview recordFor the Record | Mary WakefieldThis page contains an interview with Dr. Mary Wakefield , administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration. In this Q and A, ...
     2  +1 2014 aug 17voter id lawsVoter Identification Requirements | Voter ID LawsRead this summary of state requirements for Voter ID at the polls. Included are: legislation , categorization, links to other voter - ID related sources 
     2  +99 2014 aug 15colorado tenant reperColorado Landlord and Tenant DutiesColorado Landlord and Tenant Duties. ... (h) An adequate number of appropriate exterior receptacles for garbage and rubbish, in good repair ;. (i) Floors ...
     2  ~ 2014 aug 15mortgage servicing lawsuitsNational Mortgage Settlement Summary and Allocation of FundsSummary of the 2012 National Mortgage Settlement showing how funds
     2  +1 2014 aug 14minimum wage in nevadaThis chart shows state minimum wages in effect for 2014, as well as enacted
     2  ~ 2014 aug 14arizona immigration policyAnalysis of Arizona's immigration lawNCSL's Immigrant Policy Project provides an analysis of Arizona's immigration enforcement law. ‎Introduction - ‎Background - ‎Similar Bills - ‎Resolutions
     2  ~ 2014 aug 13homeless teenagers in americaHomeless and Runaway YouthThis document provides statistics on homeless youth as well as what states are
     2  ~ 2014 aug 12legal medical marijuana
     2  +1 2014 aug 12common law marriageThis page contains information about common law marriage laws, which can vary from state to state.
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