The Pennsylvania Senate has passed state legislation expressly authorizing the creation of stormwater management authorities.
On December 21, 2011, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) adopted final rules that exclude the value of a person’s home from the net worth calculations used to determine if such person is an “accredited investor” under Regulation D under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
A legislative package of various bills has been introduced in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives that would reform the Commonwealth’s approach to prevailing wage requirements.
On June 22, 2011, the Pennsylvania Senate Urban Affairs and Housing Committee held public hearings on mandating carbon monoxide (CO) alarms in residential homes
On September 27, 2010, President Obama signed the Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 aimed at encouraging investment in small businesses.
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank) includes a provision increasing the minimum net worth required for natural persons to be an "accredited investor" under Regulation D under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
On July 21, 2010, President Obama signed into law the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank).