Topic: Public Finance

Bill Aims to Curb Sale and Use of Synthetic Drugs

(Published Apr 14, 2014)

The legislation prohibits the retail sale of synthetic drugs, and creates a prevention initiative.

New Municipal Advisor Regulations Effective Date Delayed

(Published Jan 21, 2014)

The new rules require municipal advisors to register with the SEC, and mandate a new level of disclosure.

S&P Announces New Bond Rating Criteria

(Published Sep 30, 2013)

Moody’s is also proposing new criteria and is accepting comments now.