Sunshine Act

Bullock fights dark money in elections | 9/12/2020

Bullock fights dark money in elections Sep 11, 2020 Please subscribe to keep reading. You can cancel at any time. Already a subscriber? × Sign Up Today and Support Local Journalism Enjoy more articles from the Ravalli County’s Most Trusted Information Source. Subscribers can log in for unlimited digital access Save If only the Federal “Sunshine Act” applied to political contributions as well as meetings! Unfortunately, it doesn’t. Dark money, those …

[FR] All Documents | 9/11/2020

… 85 FR 56225 PDF Page 56225 (1 page) Permalink Abstract: In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing an extension of an existing information collection. Election Assistance Commission Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2020-20110 Citation: 85 FR 56225 PDF Pages 56225-56226 (2 pages) Permalink Abstract: Roundtable Discussion: Voter Registration During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Energy Department Proposed Rule Energy Conservation Program: Energy Conservation Standards for …

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Sunshine Act Meetings | 9/11/2020

… Commission YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/​channel/​UCpN6i0g2rlF4ITWhwvBwwZw . Start Further Info Kristen Muthig, Telephone: (202) 897-9285, Email: . End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Purpose: In accordance with the Government in the Sunshine Act (Sunshine Act), Public Law 94-409, as amended ( 5 U.S.C. 552 b), the U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) will conduct a virtual roundtable discussion on the challenges election administrators and individuals face regarding voter registration …

[FR] All Public Inspection Documents | 9/9/2020

… Commodity Credit Corporation Notices Funds Availability: Seafood Trade Relief Program Filed on: 09/09/2020 at 11:15 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 09/14/2020 FR Document: 2020-20143 PDF 14 Pages (137 KB) Permalink Election Assistance Commission Notices Meetings; Sunshine Act Filed on: 09/09/2020 at 11:15 am Scheduled Pub. Date: 09/11/2020 FR Document: 2020-20110 PDF 2 Pages (71.3 KB) Permalink Executive Office of the President Administrative Orders Cybersecurity; Space Systems Principles (Space Policy Directive-5 …

Study: Teaching hospitals got $832M in industry payments in 2018, with royalties highest amount | FierceHealthcare | 9/9/2020

… journal Health Affairs. Researchers from Harvard Medical School and the University of Pittsburgh found 91% of teaching hospitals got some type of non-research payments . They were using data available under the Physician Payments Sunshine Act , which requires both teaching hospitals and physicians to post such payments. In total, the payments made by biomedical companies to teaching hospitals totaled $832 million in 2018. “We observed substantial royalty payments, which may …

Meeting of the U.S. Naval Academy Board of Visitors | 9/4/2020

… Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This meeting is being held under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 ( 5 U.S.C. 552 b, as amended), the General Services Administration’s (GSA) Federal Advisory Committee Management Final Rule ( 41 CFR part 102 -3). Purpose of Meeting: The U.S. Naval Academy Board of Visitors …

Court Enforces Settlement Agreement Despite Sunshine Act Violation | The Legal Intelligencer - Law.com | 9/4/2020

… contract—offer, acceptance, and consideration or a meeting of the minds. In Pennsylvania, when one of the parties to a settlement agreement is a public entity, additional considerations come into play, most notably the Sunshine Act, 65 Pa. C.S. Sections 701-716. Want to continue reading?Become a Free ALM Digital Reader. Benefits of a Digital Membership: Free access to 3 articles every 30 days Access to the entire ALM network …

Sunshine Act Meetings; Notice of an Open Meeting of the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States | 9/2/2020

… Until the ACFR grants it official status, the XML rendition of the daily Federal Register on FederalRegister.gov does not provide legal notice to the public or judicial notice to the courts. Legal Status Notice Sunshine Act Meetings; Notice of an Open Meeting of the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States A Notice by the Export-Import Bank on 09/02/2020 Document Details Information about this …

SEC Chair Clayton Discusses Modernizing Framework for Disclosures | 8/27/2020

Good morning. This is an open meeting of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, under the Government in the Sunshine Act . I would like start today’s meeting by welcoming Commissioner Crenshaw to her first open meeting. Today [August 26], we are considering amendments to modernize the description of business, legal proceedings, and risk factor disclosures that companies are required to make under Regulation S-K. These amendments are part of …

Statement by Chairman Clayton on Modernizing the Framework for Business, Legal Proceedings and Risk Factor Disclosures | 8/27/2020

Good morning. This is an open meeting of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, under the Government in the Sunshine Act . I would like start today’s meeting by welcoming Commissioner Crenshaw to her first open meeting. Today, we are considering amendments to modernize the description of business, legal proceedings, and risk factor disclosures that companies are required to make under Regulation S-K. These amendments are part of the Commission’s …

Not such a brave, new world for Shippenville council | 8/27/2020

… problem is the legality of what actually exists. “One part is how the ordinance exists or don’t exist or have been repealed and the other issue is document and electronic retainage problems under the Sunshine Act with access. If I have a personal website, there’s no duty there to record certain things or certain changes but a municipality is bound by different standards and different retainage things. “It just doesn’t …

Sunshine Act Meeting; National Science Board | 8/25/2020

The National Science Board’s Committee on National Science and Engineering Policy (SEP), pursuant to NSF regulations, the National Science Foundation Act, as amended, and the Government in the Sunshine Act , hereby gives notice of the scheduling of a teleconference for the transaction of National Science Board business, as follows. DATES: Friday, August 28, 2020 at 3-3:30 p.m. EDT. PLACE: This meeting will be held by videoconference through the National Science …

Conflict of Interest in Healthcare ? The Caring Generation? | 8/24/2020

… to their medical offices, all in return for promoting medications or medical products to their patients, to you. Doctors were paid speaking fees to promote products. Many of these concerns were addressed by the Sunshine Act . However, you must know that conflict of interest in healthcare and other areas still exists. If you work with healthcare organizations, it’s likely there are relationships that you don’t know about unless you ask …

Marked Undeliverable: Name Must Be A Typo | 8/22/2020

… on-one meetings with members of the Postal Service Board of Governors before Louis DeJoy’s appointment. “…Because Mnuchin’s meetings were private one-on-one discussions, they were not subject to the Government in the Sunshine Act , which requires that federal agency meetings be disclosed to the public. Yet many on the board were aware of the get-togethers, one person said. Mnuchin was requesting briefings before a decision was made …

sunshine, or lack of | 8/22/2020

Sunshine on my shoulders makes me happy Sunshine in my eyes can make me cry Sunshine on the water looks so lovely Sunshine almost always makes me high.” (Sunshine On My Shoulders/John Denver) Federal “ Sunshine Act “ ( The Government in the Sunshine Act is a U.S. law passed in 1976) requires meetings of bodies that head federal agencies to be open. The Sunshine Act states that “every portion of every …

SEC Open Meeting: S-K Modernization On the Agenda for Next Wednesday | 8/21/2020

SEC Open Meeting: S-K Modernization On the Agenda for Next Wednesday Yesterday, the SEC scheduled an open meeting for August 26th. The meeting’s agenda features a couple of big potential rule amendments. This excerpt from the meeting’s Sunshine Act notice says that the first agenda item is: Whether to adopt amendments to modernize the description of business, legal proceedings, and risk factor disclosures that registrants are required to make …

Friday Reads: The Choice is between Continuing Chaos and a Return to Stability | 8/21/2020

… on-one meetings with members of the Postal Service Board of Governors before Louis DeJoy’s appointment.” Because Mnuchin’s meetings were private one-on-one discussions, they were not subject to the Government in the Sunshine Act , which requires that federal agency meetings be disclosed to the public. Yet many on the board were aware of the get-togethers, one person said. Mnuchin was requesting briefings before a decision was made …

Mnuchin's role in postmaster's appointment becomes target | NBC News | 8/21/2020

… the Postal Service would comment on the meetings or even confirm that they occurred. Because Mnuchin's meetings were private one-on-one discussions, they were not subject to the Government in the Sunshine Act , which requires that federal agency meetings be disclosed to the public. Yet many on the board were aware of the get-togethers, one person said. Mnuchin was requesting briefings before a decision was made …

USPS Suspends Changes After Outcry Over Delivery Slowdown | 8/19/2020

… closed to the public. According to a notice in the Federal Register regarding the meeting on Saturday, the Postal Service’s general counsel “certified that the meeting may be closed under the Government in the Sunshine Act .” While the board oversees the strategic direction of the Postal Service and selects the postmaster general, who serves at the pleasure of the board members, it is not clear what role it played in …

EEOC Update: The Commission Holds Public Meeting On Proposed Amendments To Conciliation Process | 8/19/2020

… meeting, the Commission voted in favor of sending the notice to the Office of Management and Budget (“OMB”) for review. The EEOC held its August 18 meeting remotely and, per the requirements of the Sunshine Act , was open for the public to call in and listen to the proceedings. EEOC Chair Janet Dhillon, Commissioner Victoria Lipnic, and Commissioner Charlotte Burrows were all present to discuss the content of the notice …

Airport board spurns current carrier, recommends SkyWest Airlines over Boutique Air | 8/19/2020

… Essential Air Service Program. Due to scheduling conflicts for some authority members, the vote and discussion were held prior to a public comment period at the earlier meeting. That appears to violate the state Sunshine Act , also known as the Open Meetings Law. Local activist John DeBartola raised the issue, leading to the second consideration of the EAS contract at Tuesday’s regular meeting. Despite nearly two hours of public comment …

Sunshine Act Meeting Notice | 8/17/2020

End Further Info ADDRESSES: Meeting to take place by telephone and open to the public by telephone: 1-877-238-4695, Conference ID 873-1601. Computer assisted real-time transcription (CART) will be provided. The web link to access CART (in English) on Friday August 21, 2020, is https://www.streamtext.net/​player?​event=​USCCR . Please note that CART is text-only translation that occurs in real time during the meeting and is not an exact …

Reserve Forces Policy Board; Notice of Federal Advisory Committee Meeting | 8/17/2020

… Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This meeting is being held under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) of 1972 (5 U.S.C., Appendix, as amended), the Government in the Sunshine Act of 1976 ( 5 U.S.C. 552 b, as amended), and 41 CFR 102 -3.140 and 102-3.150. Purpose of the Meeting: The purpose of the meeting is to obtain, review, and evaluate information related to strategies …

Sunshine Act Meeting Notice; Unified Carrier Registration Plan Board Subcommittee Meeting | 8/17/2020

Official Content Public Inspection This PDF is the current document as it appeared on Public Inspection on 08/13/2020 at 11:15 am. If you are using public inspection listings for legal research, you should verify the contents of the documents against a final, official edition of the Federal Register. Only official editions of the Federal Register provide legal notice to the public and judicial notice to the courts under 44 U.S.C …

SEC Calendars Open Meeting: Shareholder Proposals on the Agenda | 8/17/2020

… a somewhat watered-down version of its proposed proxy advisor regulations, the SEC has calendared an open meeting for next month to consider amendments to the shareholder proposal rules. Here’s an excerpt from the Sunshine Act Notice : The Commission will consider whether to modernize and enhance the efficiency of the shareholder-proposal process for the benefit of all shareholders by adopting amendments to certain procedural requirements for the submission of …

Medicaid

[FR] All Documents | 11/28/2019

… Act of 1995, the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) proposes to renew an information collection. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2019-25861 Citation … CSE) program. These profiles provide… Civil Rights Commission Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-26064 Citation: 84 FR 65780 PDF Page 65780 (1 page) Permalink Abstract: [Not available] Coast Guard Rule Drawbridge Operation Regulation: Tensaw …

[FR] All Documents | 11/21/2019

… the Advisory Committee on Arlington National Cemetery (ACANC), the Remember and Explore Subcommittee, and the Honor Subcommittee…. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2019-25283 Citation … proposes to adopt,… Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-25395 Citation: 84 FR 64308 PDF Page 64308 (1 page) Permalink Abstract: [Not available] Education Department Notice Investigation and Record Requests …

Medicare

[FR] All Documents | 11/28/2019

… Reduction Act of 1995, the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) proposes to renew an information collection. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2019-25861 … CSE) program. These profiles provide… Civil Rights Commission Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-26064 Citation: 84 FR 65780 PDF Page 65780 (1 page) Permalink Abstract: [Not available] Coast Guard Rule Drawbridge Operation Regulation: Tensaw …

[FR] All Documents | 11/21/2019

… of the Advisory Committee on Arlington National Cemetery (ACANC), the Remember and Explore Subcommittee, and the Honor Subcommittee…. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Notice Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposals, Submissions, and Approvals FR Document: 2019-25283 … proposes to adopt,… Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board Notice Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-25395 Citation: 84 FR 64308 PDF Page 64308 (1 page) Permalink Abstract: [Not available] Education Department Notice Investigation and Record Requests …

Department of Health and Human Services

[FR] All Documents | 11/20/2019

… 2 pages) Permalink Abstract: Through this Request for Information (RFI), the Administration for Children and Families (ACF), in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), seeks to further the development of employment programs … agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA’’), Federal agencies… Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-25236 Citation: 84 FR 64051 PDF Page 64051 (1 page) Permalink Abstract: [Not available] Defense Department Rule Defense Finance and Accounting …

[FR] All Documents | 11/19/2019

… Pages 63882-63883 (2 pages) Permalink Abstract: The Office on Trafficking in Persons (OTIP), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), is requesting to continue data collection with an … agency. Under the Paperwork Reduction Act (``PRA’’), Federal agencies… Meetings; Sunshine Act FR Document: 2019-25158 Citation: 84 FR 63861 PDF Pages 63861-63862 (2 pages) Permalink Abstract: [Not available] Education Department Notice Agency Information Collection Activities …

Pfizer

Scientist (non-PhD), Sample Logistics and HTS - USA-CA-La Jolla | 11/30/2019

Referral ProgramROLE SUMMARYThe Pfizer Oncology Research Unit in La Jolla is seeking a full-time employee to support the drug discovery process for innovative medicines to treat cancer. The candidate will work primarily in the … of compound registration and related processesComputer programming knowledge is highly desirableSunshine ActPfizer reports payments and other transfers of value to health care providers as required by federal and state transparency laws and implementing regulations. These …

Should there be more focus on the financial relationship itself rather than its disclosure? | 11/25/2019

… the desire to make your study look good may be greater if you are receiving financial reward. The U.S.’s Sunshine Act makes things a bit more transparent, but it doesn’t stop people from being … Bristol-Myers Squibb, Corvus Pharmaceuticals, Leap Therapeutics, Loxo Oncology and Pfizer; research support from Amgen and Compugen; honoraria for educational talks with Celgene and Genentech; an advisory board role with Sanofi; and a consultant/advisory …

Janet Yellen

Fed Should Improve Orientation for New Governors, Report Finds | Morningstar | 12/14/2017

… board. Fed governor Jerome Powell is likely to win Senate confirmation to become the next chairman in early February, succeeding Janet Yellen. Ms. Yellen plans to leave the board after Mr. Powell is sworn in … for improving communication between governors while still complying with the Sunshine Act, a law designed to ensure the public’s right to know about policy discussions. The Fed recently adopted new rules determining how it would …

Fed Should Improve Orientation for New Governors, Report Finds | Morningstar | 12/14/2017

… board. Fed governor Jerome Powell is likely to win Senate confirmation to become the next chairman in early February, succeeding Janet Yellen. Ms. Yellen plans to leave the board after Mr. Powell is sworn in … for improving communication between governors while still complying with the Sunshine Act, a law designed to ensure the public’s right to know about policy discussions. The Fed recently adopted new rules determining how it would …