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S.718 A bill to amend the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act to improve the use of certain registered pesticides., 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Apr 04, 2011 Introduced in Senate

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry

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  • 0% of users support S.718

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    • Natural Resources Defense Council

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    • S. 718 - GovTrack.us - March 21, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 718. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 21, 2012, "S. 718. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s718&sa=U&ei=DWnST5yVFsHq2AXp1529Dw&ved=0CB0QmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNEGV9COHrm3QyCidlDeF4eeyDEDmw)
    • S. 718 - GovTrack.us - March 21, 2012 by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills - S. 718. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress.

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      As noted by http://www.govtrack.us/users/events.xpd?monitors=misc:activebills on March 21, 2012, "S. 718. In GovTrack.us, a database of bills in the U.S. Congress." (/url?q=http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s718&sa=U&ei=XxfRT5irJeXL2QWg7NCiDw&ved=0CB0QmAEwAA&usg=AFQjCNGx05uY_cK5DXKIGR8i-mHTEoK_CA)
    • Beyond Pesticides Daily News Blog » Blog Archive » Take Action ... - November 16, 2011 by Beyond Pesticides - Previously introduced as S. 718, the amendment would prevent the EPA from protecting our waterways from pesticide discharges. This bill will strip EPA's ability to protect our waters from pollution by amending the Clean ...

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      As noted by Beyond Pesticides on November 16, 2011, "Previously introduced as S. 718, the amendment would prevent the EPA from protecting our waterways from pesticide discharges. This bill will strip EPA's ability to protect our waters from pollution by amending the Clean ..." (http://www.beyondpesticides.org/dailynewsblog/?p=6354)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • The Mailbox Rule — What is it and why should HOAs and condos care? - July 26, 2012 by Sun-Sentinel (blog) - For condos, this is found in F.S. 718.121 (4) for the notice of intent to lien, and in F.S. 718.116 (6)(b) for the notice of intent to foreclose. For HOAs, the equivalent provision can be found in 720.3085 (4)(a) which states, “The written notice or ...

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      As noted by Sun-Sentinel (blog) on July 26, 2012, "For condos, this is found in F.S. 718.121 (4) for the notice of intent to lien, and in F.S. 718.116 (6)(b) for the notice of intent to foreclose. For HOAs, the equivalent provision can be found in 720.3085 (4)(a) which states, “The written notice or ..." (http://blogs.sun-sentinel.com/condoblog/2012/07/the-mailbox-rule-what-is-it-and-why-should-hoas-and-condos-care.html)
    • Credit Suisse (Eur) Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Xstrata Plc - July 26, 2012 by Bloomberg - Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Xstrata Plc RNS Number : 5890I Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 26 July 2012    FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER ...

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      As noted by Bloomberg on July 26, 2012, "Credit Suisse (Eur) - Form 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI) - Xstrata Plc RNS Number : 5890I Credit Suisse Securities (Eur) Ltd 26 July 2012    FORM 8.5 (EPT/NON-RI)   PUBLIC OPENING POSITION DISCLOSURE/DEALING DISCLOSURE BY AN EXEMPT PRINCIPAL TRADER ..." (http://www.bloomberg.com/article/2012-07-26/aZkdeggJTsqY.html)
    • Canada: UPDATE: Large Fines Imposed In Metron Construction OHS Criminal Negligence Case. Reasons For Judgment Released - July 24, 2012 by Mondaq - Metron Construction entered a guilty plea to one charge of criminal negligence causing death under the Criminal Code as amended by Bill C-45. At the same time, its President, Mr. Joel Swartz, P.Eng.  pleaded guilty to four contraventions of the Ontario ..

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      As noted by Mondaq on July 24, 2012, "Metron Construction entered a guilty plea to one charge of criminal negligence causing death under the Criminal Code as amended by Bill C-45. At the same time, its President, Mr. Joel Swartz, P.Eng.  pleaded guilty to four contraventions of the Ontario .." (http://www.mondaq.com/canada/x/188562/employee+rights+labour+relations/UPDATE+Large+Fines+Imposed+In+Metron+Construction+OHS+Criminal+Negligence+Case+Reasons+For+Judgment+Released)
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