Regulation

  • Firearm Preemption Passes Senate With Veto-Proof Vote

    … ordinances and regulations are in violation of the law. While Senate Bill 5 is not perfect for other additional issues that I flagged for those capable of resolving them, it is definitely a step in the right direction. Senate Bill 5 now moves to the House of Representatives for a vote. There are three things that must be done: If you are a constituent…

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 10 readers -
  • Lower Merion Township Petitions for Allowance to Appeal in Firearm Preemption Case

    … in opposition to Lower Merion’s request. Generally, once our Answer is filed, it will take the PA Supreme Court between 6 to 8 months, if not more, to decide whether to hear Lower Merion’s appeal and if it grants Lower Merion’s appeal, what legal issues it agrees to consider. If your rights have been violated by an illegal firearm or ammunition ordinance or regulation promulgated by a state agency, county, municipality or township, contact us today to discuss YOUR rights and legal options. …

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 13 readers -
  • OSHA Inspector’s Warrant Request DENIED

    … 09/02/2016 One of the most common questions asked about OSHA Inspections is, “Do I have to let them in my business?” My short answer has always been – No you do not, but it is often advisable that you do so. It is within your rights as a business owner to require that OSHA inspectors present a Warrant to enter your premises. However, history…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 12 readers -
  • FDA Creates Office of Dietary Supplement Programs…Finally

    …, and will enhance the effectiveness of dietary supplement regulation by allowing ODSP to better compete for government resources and capabilities to regulate this rapidly expanding industry,” the FDA says. Oversight and guidance for the supplement approval process and the enforcement of existing regulations is long overdue. In the last two months…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 13 readers -
  • The E-cigarette Movement – A Safe Alternative?

    …-voltage batteries, releases formaldehyde. • States and cities continue to debate long-standing tobacco cigarette consumption laws adding regulation to ban e-cigarettes in public places. Forty states ban the sales of e-cigarettes to minors. • The CDC releases data, stating that “[f] indings from the 2014 National Youth Tobacco Survey show…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 16 readers -
  • Drones Update: FAA Announces Mandatory Registration

    … On December 14th, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced that all operators of unmanned aircraft must register their drones, or UAS (unmanned aerial system), by February 10, 2016. The registration is required for aircraft weighing more than 0.55 pounds and less than 55 pounds. The FAA has set up a ‘user-friendly’ web-based…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 11 readers -
  • PA Gaming Control Board Rescinds Unlawful Regulation

    …. On August 5, 2014, Attorney General Kane issued a Legal Opinion letter stating: “…the Board’s regulation at 58 Pa.Code § 465a.13(a) contravenes 18 Pa.C.S. § 6109(m.3)…Section 6109(m.3), on the other hand, prohibits a Commonwealth agency from regulating the possession of a firearm in any manner inconsistent with Title 18. The Board is a Commonwealth…

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 7 readers -
  • Some Help with Knowing Your Supplements

    … safely and actually contain the ingredient listed on the label? The Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act, or DSHEA, passed in 1994, changed the playing field for supplements by easing regulations on the business of supplements – by shifting protection to the dietary supplement companies away from the consumers. The DSHEA gave companies…

    Greg Webb/ MichieHamlett- 6 readers -