Clarify

House Ag Panel Bills Adjust Dodd-Frank

The House Agriculture Committee last Wednesday approved by voice vote six bills that would slightly alter and clarify some controversial points in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

January 30, 2012

House Ag Panel Bills Adjust Dodd-Frank

The House Agriculture Committee Wednesday approved by voice vote six bills that would slightly alter and clarify some controversial points in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

January 26, 2012

House Panel Polishes Up Dodd-Frank Law

The House Financial Services Committee last Wednesday voted out three bills that clarify and polish up parts of Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act, but make no substantive changes.

December 5, 2011

House Panel Polishes Up Dodd-Frank Law

The House Financial Services Committee Wednesday voted out three bills that clarify and polish up parts of Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act, but make no substantive changes.

December 1, 2011

EPA Defends Plans For National Wastewater Standard

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) tried to clarify its plan to develop national pretreatment standards for wastewater before the House Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment on Wednesday.

November 21, 2011

CFTC Asked to Clear Up ‘Ambiguity’ in Swap Definitions

A major natural gas group has called on the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to clarify the “ambiguity” between the definitions of a swap dealer and major swap participant when crafting regulations to implement major financial regulatory reforms.

September 29, 2010

Sempra Baja LNG Facility Faces Two Mexican Court Dates

A hearing in a federal district court in Mexico Tuesday will clarify but not entirely resolve the bitter legal dispute involving Sempra Energy’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility along the North Baja California Pacific Coast and a would-be landowner seeking 250 acres adjacent to the site. It will take a second Mexican court proceeding July 28 to begin to clear the air, but that outcome could be appealed.

July 6, 2010

Sempra Readies for Court Fight Over LNG Facility

A federal district court hearing in Mexico on Tuesday is expected to clarify — but not resolve — a bitter legal dispute to determine whether Sempra Energy’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility sited along the North Baja California Pacific Coast may continue to operate, or whether a landowner who is seeking 250 acres adjacent to the site prevails.

July 5, 2010

Conferees Urged to Fix ‘Swap Dealer’ Definition in Reform Bill

House and Senate conferees have been called on to clarify in the financial regulatory reform bill that commercial end-users are not to be treated as “swap dealers” and thus are exempt from the requirement to clear over-the-counter (OTC) derivative transactions.

May 31, 2010

Conferees Urged to Fix ‘Swap Dealer’ Definition in Reform Bill

House and Senate conferees have been called on to clarify in the financial regulatory reform bill that commercial end-users are not to be treated as “swap dealers” and thus are exempt from the requirement to clear over-the-counter (OTC) derivative transactions, the Natural Gas Supply Association (NGSA) and National Corn Grows Association (NCGA) told the Democratic leadership.

May 25, 2010