July 30, 2016

JD Supra July 28, 2016 by Stanford Baird, Maureen O’Dea Brill, Cliff Rothenstein, Edward Sangster Recently signed into law, the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act (the “Lautenberg Act”), significantly reforms the 1976 Toxic Substances Control Act (“TSCA”) and includes important provisions regarding federal preemption of state laws regulating chemicals.  …

July 30, 2016

WNAX July 28, 2016 The recently formed Nebraska Ag Leaders Working Group met this week with Governor Pete Ricketts to talk about several concerns facing agriculture. Working Group member and Farm Bureau President Steve Nelson says their top issue was taxes and primarily property taxes. He says while overall tax …

July 27, 2016

Agriculture July 26, 2016 by Chuck Abbott Oklahomans will decide as part of the November general election whether to add a right-to-farm amendment to their state constitution. It’s the third time since 2012 the idea has been tested at the state level. North Dakota approved a right-to-farm amendment in a 2-to-1 …