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  • Requests for Nominations: Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses

    Pre-release Notice Veterans Affairs Department

    ...organizations or other individuals should accompany the package when it is submitted. In accordance with OMB guidance, federally-registered lobbyists may not serve on Federal advisory committees in their individual capacity. Additional information regarding this issue can be found at: www.federalregister.gov/articles/2014/08/13/2014-19140/revised-guidance-onappointment-of-lobbyists-to-federal-advisory-committees-boards-and-commissions SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION In accordance with the statute, th...

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  • Requests for Nominations: Corporation for Travel Promotion (dba Brand USA)

    Pre-release Notice International Trade Administration

    Securities and Exchange Commission (in accordance with section 407 of PL 107-204 [15 U.S.C. 7265]). Individuals must be U.S. citizens, and in addition, cannot be federally-registered lobbyists or registered as a foreign agent under the Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended. Those selected for the Board must be able to meet the time and effort commitments of the Board. Board members serve at the discretion of the Secretary of Commerce (who may remove any member of the Board for goo...

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  • Requests for Nominations: Corporation for Travel Promotion (dba Brand USA)

    Pre-release Notice International Trade Administration

    ...and who are audit committee financial experts as defined by the Securities and Exchange Commission (in accordance with section 407 of PL 107-204 [15 U.S.C. 7265]). Individuals must be U.S. citizens, and in addition, cannot be federally-registered lobbyists or registered as a foreign agent under the Foreign Agents Registration Act of 1938, as amended. Those selected for the Board must be able to meet the time and effort commitments of the Board. Board members serve at the discretion of the Secre...

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  • Requests for Nominations: Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee

    Pre-release Notice Coast Guard

    ...capacity. See “Revised Guidance on Appointment of Lobbyists to Federal Advisory Committees, Boards, and Commissions” (79 FR 47482, August 13, 2014). Registered lobbyists are lobbyists required to comply with provisions contained in the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 (2 U.S.C. 1605; Public Law 104-65 as amended by Title II of Public Law 110-81). The Department of Homeland Security does not discriminate in selection of Committee members on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national orig...

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  • Requests for Nominations: Merchant Marine Personnel Advisory Committee

    Pre-release Notice Coast Guard

    ...drawn from the general public that are not accompanied by a completed OGE-Form 450 will not be considered. Registered lobbyists are not eligible to serve on federal advisory committees in an individual capacity. See “Revised Guidance on Appointment of Lobbyists to Federal Advisory Committees, Boards, and Commissions” (79 FR 47482, August 13, 2014). Registered lobbyists are lobbyists required to comply with provisions contained in the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 (2 U.S.C. 1605; Public Law...

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  • Natl Assoc. of Manufacturers v. SEC

    Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit

    …considered “political propaganda” under the Foreign Agents Registration Act. This triggered the requirement that…

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  • Requests for Nominations: Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board

    Pre-release Notice Land Management Bureau

    ...and advice about public land and resource planning. No person is to be denied an opportunity to serve because of race, age, sex, religion, or national origin. The Obama Administration prohibits individuals who are currently federally registered lobbyists to serve on all FACA and non-FACA boards, committees or councils. Pursuant to section 7 of the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act, members of the Board cannot be employed by either Federal or State governments. (Authority: 43 CFR 1784.4-1)

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  • Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA)

    SCHEDULES THAT WORK ACT

    "...s in the law that would give working people a fighting chance. We want Republicans to let us take up these proposals and let us vote on them. Instead, Republicans are pushing a different agenda, focusing on defunding women's health care and protecting those at the top. People say Washington doesn't work, but that is wrong. Washington works great--for the right people. When the corporate lobbyists want a carve-out or giveaway, when a giant oil company wants the Keystone Pipeline or when Citibank ..."

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  • Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY)

    CYBERSECURITY INFORMATION SHARING ACT OF 2015--MOTION TO PROCEED-- Continued

    "...lls through Congress, but my friends on the other side of the aisle blocked action time and time again on behalf of the special interests in the fossil fuel industry. Now the President has a bold plan to reduce carbon emissions, which he announced yesterday and today, but already the groups on the other side are marshaling their forces. The New York Times reported today that fossil fuel lobbyists and corporate lawyers have been working since 2014, over 1\1/2\ years ago, to bring down these new r..."

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  • To reauthorize the Second Chance Act of 2007.

    H.R. 3406 Introduced in House by Rep. F. Sensenbrenner Jr. (R-WI)

    ...application for such a grant, as a condition of receipt of such a grant, the compensation of its officers, directors, and trustees. Such disclosure shall include a description of the criteria relied on to determine such compensation. (g) Prohibition on Lobbying Activity.-- (1) In general.--Amounts made available under a covered grant program may not be used by any covered grantee to-- (A) lobby any representative of the Department of Justice regarding the award of grant funding; or (B) lobby any ...

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