Promoting small business regulatory compliance and entrepreneurial education: the role of the SBDC network : roundtable before the Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship, United States Senate, One Hundred Seventh Congress, second session, August 1, 2002

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Page 10 - Program and with programs of toxicological testing established under the Toxic Substances Control Act and the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act.
Page 188 - Changes in Existing Law Made bt the Bill, As Reported In compliance with clause 3 of Rule XIII of the Rules of the House of Representatives, changes in existing law made by the bill, as reported, are shown as follows (existing law proposed to be omitted is enclosed in black brackets, new matter is printed in italic, existing law in which no change is proposed is shown in roman) : TITLE 38, UNITED STATES CODE PART I. GENERAL PROVISIONS CHAPTER 1— GENERAL 101. Definitions For the purposes of this...
Page 10 - Rights and protections under title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.
Page 9 - I would like to thank you, Mr. Chairman and the members of the Committee, for giving us this opportunity to express our views on the VA budget request for fiscal year 1984.
Page 9 - Mr. Chairman since April of FY 1996 federal agencies have adopted 21,653 major and minor rules. The Code of Federal Regulations as of 1998 filled 201 volumes, with a total of 134,723 pages. The Code occupies roughly 19 feet of shelf space. In FY 1999 alone, Federal regulatory agencies issued 4,495 non-major rules and 58 major final rules. The IRS issued 265 rules in an effort to clarify our nation's remarkably complex tax code. The EPA issued 701 final rules under the Clean Air Act, the Comprehensive...
Page 112 - ... Birch, than found in the general population of business start-ups. We know this from the results of a recent independent analysis of the impact of SBDC services on the long-term performance of start-up clients by James Chrisman, professor of management at the University of Calgary. The study's results are dramatic: • Survival SBDC clients survive at a rate approximately 35% higher than the general population of new businesses in the US. In fact, nearly 60% of start-up clients are still in business...
Page 10 - Act, the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Family and Medical Leave Act, the Davis-Bacon Act, and the Service Contract Act of 1965.
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Page 187 - The bill contains no intergovernmental or private-sector mandates as defined in the Unfunded Mandates Reform Act (UMRA) and would have no costs on the budgets of state, local, or tribal governments.

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