S9558 (Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980's Section 309) does not preempt state statutes
had handled organizing ways of documenting conditions of existing companies prior to issuance of the law, as well as organizing matters related to shares, stocks, bonds, and instruments, noted the Minister.
Determining the limitations period for these statutes
, then, is similar to determining the limitations period for the federal statute
--courts should apply the state's catchall criminal statute
of limitations unless the legislature unequivocally intended otherwise.
Generally speaking, substantive law must usually be applied prospectively, whereas a current procedural statute
may apply retroactively in pending proceedings.
After extensive hearings, in 2004 the Ohio legislature adopted a medical-criteria statute
for asbestos claims, defining, among other things, what "bodily injury caused by exposure to asbestos" means and who qualifies as a "competent medical authority" to support such a claim.
Executive agencies, on the other hand, must stay within the limits of procedural statutes
and enabling legislation.
Nothing in the legislative history suggests a clearly expressed Congressional intent contrary to the plain meaning of the statute
While TEI believes that open, candid dialogue remains the best means for government and industry to identify and advance their common interests and while we have worked professionally and in good faith to develop a consensus, the Institute cannot endorse the Model Statute
in its current form.
The result is a patchwork that includes the Statute
, the Eligibility Guidelines and the new regulations.
mandates that the status report include "the number of officers against whom an allegation of unreasonable force was made; the number of allegations of unreasonable force made against each such officer; [and] the number of police officers against whom disciplinary charges were filed on the basis of allegations of unreasonable force.
Records Retention: Statutes
and Regulations provides a unique database of Canadian records retention requirements and direction on classification of records for storage included in federal and provincial statutes
Two additional features of the Colorado bioterrorism statute
exist; these features were designed to encourage volunteers and remove legal barriers to cooperation among institutions and agencies.