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Orange County Register
Marijuana? Death penalty? It’s a hard year for California votersthe State Water Resources Control Board, the Department of Public Health, the D
Marijuana? Death penalty? It’s a hard year for California voters
Orange County Register / Posted 12 hours ago
the State Water Resources Control Board, the Department of Public Health, the Department of Pesticide Regulation, the Department of Consumer Affairs, CalOSHA and the tax-collecting folks at the Board of Equalization. Even with all that,... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Learn to protect against identity theft at law school talkhow to protect themselves against identity theft at a speech at the University
Learn to protect against identity theft at law school talk
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 3 days ago
how to protect themselves against identity theft at a speech at the University of South Carolina School of Law. State Department of Consumer Affairs deputy administrator Marti Phillips is speaking Thursday at a breakfast event at 7:45 a.m. in... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Learn to protect against identity theft at law school talkhow to protect themselves against identity theft at a speech at the University
Learn to protect against identity theft at law school talk
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
how to protect themselves against identity theft at a speech at the University of South Carolina School of Law. State Department of Consumer Affairs deputy administrator Marti Phillips is speaking Thursday at a breakfast event at 7:45 a.m. in... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Learn to protect against identity theft at law school talkhow to protect themselves against identity theft at a speech at the University
Learn to protect against identity theft at law school talk
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
how to protect themselves against identity theft at a speech at the University of South Carolina School of Law. State Department of Consumer Affairs deputy administrator Marti Phillips is speaking Thursday at a breakfast event at 7:45 a.m. in... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
State officials give overview of new medical pot lawsJoe Szydlowski/Record Searchlight Awet Kidane (left), director of the Californi
State officials give overview of new medical pot laws
The Record Searchlight / Posted 5 days ago
Joe Szydlowski/Record Searchlight Awet Kidane (left), director of the California Department of Consumer Affairs, speaks about medical marijuana industry licenses at a workshop at the Redding Library on Monday as Grace Person, a meeting facilitator,... Read more
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The Mercury News
If marijuana is legalized in California, where would $1 billion in new tax revenue go?by the state to administer and enforce the recreational cannabis regulations, a
If marijuana is legalized in California, where would $1 billion in new tax revenue go?
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
by the state to administer and enforce the recreational cannabis regulations, according to the ballot measure. The Department of Consumer Affairs, which would oversee the new marijuana marketplace if Prop. 64 passes, doesn’t have an... Read more
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The Columbian
Will California turn tide in national weed war?Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act. The law creates a new Bureau of M
Will California turn tide in national weed war?
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act. The law creates a new Bureau of Marijuana Control, which will work with the Department of Consumer Affairs, Department of Public Health, and Department of Food and Agriculture. Among other things, it... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
If marijuana is legalized, where would $1 billion in new tax revenue go?by the state to administer and enforce the recreational cannabis regulations, a
If marijuana is legalized, where would $1 billion in new tax revenue go?
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
by the state to administer and enforce the recreational cannabis regulations, according to the ballot measure. The Department of Consumer Affairs, which would oversee the new marijuana marketplace if Prop. 64 passes, doesn’t have an... Read more
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Orange County Register
If marijuana is legalized, where would $1 billion in pot money go?by the state to administer and enforce the recreational cannabis regulations, a
If marijuana is legalized, where would $1 billion in pot money go?
Orange County Register / Posted 9 days ago
by the state to administer and enforce the recreational cannabis regulations, according to the ballot measure. The Department of Consumer Affairs, which would oversee the new marijuana marketplace if Prop. 64 passes, doesn’t have an... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
De Blasio has beef with fast-food restaurantsreliable work schedules is essential for our workforce to be able to count on t
De Blasio has beef with fast-food restaurants
Crain's New York Business / Posted 9 days ago
reliable work schedules is essential for our workforce to be able to count on their paychecks and to plan healthy lives," Department of Consumer Affairs Commissioner Lorelai Salas said in a statement. If the City Council passes the measure,... Read more
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Orange County Register
Pink Taxcharts illustrate the frequency in which women and men paid more for similar it
Pink Tax
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
charts illustrate the frequency in which women and men paid more for similar items. Note: Findings based on a study of five industries, 20 stores, 91 brands, 35 product categories and 794 products. Source: New York City Department of Consumer Affa... Read more
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Orange County Register
Taxes on tampons, diapers will remain after Gov. Brown vetoes 7 billsthe bill. The proposed changes also would have made enforcement more difficult,
Taxes on tampons, diapers will remain after Gov. Brown vetoes 7 bills
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
the bill. The proposed changes also would have made enforcement more difficult, the federation argued. The New York City Department of Consumer Affairs suggested women need look no further than the men’s department for discounts. There’s no such... Read more
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New Kerala
India Inc hails move on direct selling - newkerala.com #118191to the guidelines, any direct selling entity conducting sales activities shall
India Inc hails move on direct selling - newkerala.com #118191
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
to the guidelines, any direct selling entity conducting sales activities shall submit an undertaking to the Department of Consumer Affairs within 90 days, stating that it is in compliance with these guidelines and also provide... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government issues guidelines to regulate direct selling companies like Amway, Avon and othersSome states have already made their guidelines and can make changes locally," s
Government issues guidelines to regulate direct selling companies like Amway, Avon and others
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
Some states have already made their guidelines and can make changes locally," said Hem Pande, secretary in the Department of Consumer Affairs. "The state governments will also set up a mechanism to monitor/supervise the activities of... Read more
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The Hindu
Pulse buffer stock to be increased to 20 lakh tonnesand encourage farmers to scale up production. “The Cabinet Committee on Econom
Pulse buffer stock to be increased to 20 lakh tonnes
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
and encourage farmers to scale up production. “The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the proposal of the Department of Consumer Affairs for increasing the buffer stock to 20 lakh tonnes. It will be built through domestic... Read more
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New Kerala
Government mulling Essential Commodities Act to check pulses' prices: Paswan - newkerala.com #117953stock of pulses to 20 lakh tonnes in order to control prices with market interv
Government mulling Essential Commodities Act to check pulses' prices: Paswan - newkerala.com #117953
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
stock of pulses to 20 lakh tonnes in order to control prices with market interventions if required. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave its nod to the proposal of the Department of Consumer Affa... Read more
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The Mercury News
California marijuana measure: Will Proposition 64 turn the tide in the weed war?Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act. The law creates a new Bureau of M
California marijuana measure: Will Proposition 64 turn the tide in the weed war?
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act. The law creates a new Bureau of Marijuana Control, which will work with the Department of Consumer Affairs, Department of Public Health and Department of Food and Agriculture. Among other things, it... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre issues guidelines on direct selling - newkerala.com #117876According to the guidelines, any direct selling entity conducting sales activit
Centre issues guidelines on direct selling - newkerala.com #117876
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
According to the guidelines, any direct selling entity conducting sales activities shall submit an undertaking to the Department of Consumer Affairs within 90 days, stating that it is in compliance with these guidelines and shall also provide... Read more
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New Kerala
Cabinet nod to increase pulses buffer stock to 20 lakh tonnes - newkerala.com #117858Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "The Cabinet Committee on Ec
Cabinet nod to increase pulses buffer stock to 20 lakh tonnes - newkerala.com #117858
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the proposal of Department of Consumer Affairs on enhancing the buffer stock for pulses up to 20 lakh tonnes. The buffer stock will be built... Read more
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New Kerala
FICCI says guidelines for direct selling sector will ensure clarity - newkerala.com #117786said that any direct selling entity conducting direct selling activities would
FICCI says guidelines for direct selling sector will ensure clarity - newkerala.com #117786
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
said that any direct selling entity conducting direct selling activities would have to submit an undertaking to the Department of Consumer Affairs within 90 days, stating that it was in compliance with thee guidelines and would also provide... Read more
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New Kerala
CCEA approves enhancing buffer stock of pulses up to 20 lakh tonnes - newkerala.com #117776New Delhi [India], Sept.12 : The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) o
CCEA approves enhancing buffer stock of pulses up to 20 lakh tonnes - newkerala.com #117776
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
New Delhi [India], Sept.12 : The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Monday approved the proposal of the Department of Consumer Affairs on enhancing the buffer stock for pulses up to 20 lakh tonnes. The buffer stock will be built through... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Bruce Ratner began his career in city government, eventually becoming commissioner of the D
Bruce Ratner
Crain's New York Business / Posted 13 days ago
began his career in city government, eventually becoming commissioner of the Department of Consumer Affairs under Mayor Ed Koch before jumping into real estate. As chairman of the Forest City Ratner Cos., Ratner built the new Renzo... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cabinet nod to increase pulses buffer stock to 20 lakh tonnesAffairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "The Cabinet Committee on Ec
Cabinet nod to increase pulses buffer stock to 20 lakh tonnes
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the proposal of Department of Consumer Affairs on enhancing the buffer stock for pulses up to 20 lakh tonnes. The buffer stock will be built... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Govt approves increasing pulses buffer stock to 20 lakh tonneschaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi. “The Cabinet Committee on Economi
Govt approves increasing pulses buffer stock to 20 lakh tonnes
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi. “The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the proposal of Department of Consumer Affairs on enhancing the buffer stock for pulses up to 20 lakh tonnes. The buffer stock will be built... Read more
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The Economic Times
Govt to raise buffer stock for pulses to 20L tonnesa range of Rs 115-170 per kg across major cities. "The Cabinet Committee on Ec
Govt to raise buffer stock for pulses to 20L tonnes
The Economic Times / Posted 13 days ago
a range of Rs 115-170 per kg across major cities. "The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the proposal of Department of Consumer Affairs on enhancing the buffer stock for pulses up to 20 lakh tonnes. The buffer stock will be built... Read more
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New Kerala
Cabinet nod to increase pulses buffer stock to 20 lakh tonnes - newkerala.com #117612chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "The Cabinet Committee on Economi
Cabinet nod to increase pulses buffer stock to 20 lakh tonnes - newkerala.com #117612
New Kerala / Posted 13 days ago
chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the proposal of Department of Consumer Affairs on enhancing the buffer stock for pulses up to 20 lakh tonnes. The buffer stock will be built... Read more
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New Kerala
Procurement of moong dal commences in Karnataka, Maharashtra - newkerala.com #116062essential commodities at reasonable prices during the coming festival season.
Procurement of moong dal commences in Karnataka, Maharashtra - newkerala.com #116062
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
essential commodities at reasonable prices during the coming festival season. The meeting was attended by Secretaries of Department of Consumer Affairs, Department of Food, Department of Revenue, Ministry of Commerce and senior officials of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
ITT Tech shuts down all its schools; one student says he's 'angry times 10 million'California imposed further restrictions on ITT. Citing concerns about the compa
ITT Tech shuts down all its schools; one student says he's 'angry times 10 million'
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
California imposed further restrictions on ITT. Citing concerns about the company’s financial viability, the state Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education issued an emergency decision banning ITT from... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
What does ITT Tech closing down mean for Southern California’s other trade schools?fear of being scammed or worrying that the school will eventually close? Veron
What does ITT Tech closing down mean for Southern California’s other trade schools?
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
fear of being scammed or worrying that the school will eventually close? Veronica Harms, a spokeswoman for the state Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education, said a growing number of private, for-profit... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
What does ITT Tech closing down mean for Southern California’s other trade schools?fear of being scammed or worrying that the school will eventually close? Veron
What does ITT Tech closing down mean for Southern California’s other trade schools?
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 18 days ago
fear of being scammed or worrying that the school will eventually close? Veronica Harms, a spokeswoman for the state Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education, said a growing number of private, for-profit... Read more
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The Columbian
ITT Tech shuts down all its schools; students might get loans forgivenCalifornia imposed further restrictions on the company. Citing concerns about I
ITT Tech shuts down all its schools; students might get loans forgiven
The Columbian / Posted 19 days ago
California imposed further restrictions on the company. Citing concerns about ITT’s financial viability, the state Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education issued an emergency decision banning ITT from... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Licensing logjam for California nurseswho's suffering? Our nurse graduates and our patients." Veronica Harms, a spok
Licensing logjam for California nurses
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
who's suffering? Our nurse graduates and our patients." Veronica Harms, a spokeswoman for the nursing board and for the Department of Consumer Affairs that oversees it, said the department had resolved early glitches with the new computer... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
ITT Tech shuts down all its schoolsCalifornia imposed further restrictions on the company: Citing concerns about I
ITT Tech shuts down all its schools
Los Angeles Times / Posted 19 days ago
California imposed further restrictions on the company: Citing concerns about ITT’s financial viability, the state Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education issued an emergency decision banning ITT from... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Lottery-Winning Couple 'Defrauded' By Tax Businesstheir taxes. “There is no such thing as a gambling bonus to a tax preparer,” s
Lottery-Winning Couple 'Defrauded' By Tax Business
NBC Chicago / Posted 19 days ago
their taxes. “There is no such thing as a gambling bonus to a tax preparer,” said Maria Guerralapacek, commissioner of the Department of Consumer Affairs and Business Protection. “We right away issued citations to the business,” Guerralapacek... Read more
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The Hindu
Consumers yet to reap benefit of fall in wholesale price of pulsesof procurement of new crop of pulses directly from farmers. In an inter-ministe
Consumers yet to reap benefit of fall in wholesale price of pulses
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
of procurement of new crop of pulses directly from farmers. In an inter-ministerial committee meeting held on Wednesday the Department of Consumer Affairs has asked these agencies to start procurement of Moong pulse in Karnataka immediately at the... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Ask The Expert: What do I need to know before I consider replacing my driveway?Staten Island). Homeowners should always consult with licensed professionals, c
Ask The Expert: What do I need to know before I consider replacing my driveway?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 25 days ago
Staten Island). Homeowners should always consult with licensed professionals, check a contractor's license through the NYC Department of Consumer Affairs (call 311 for information) and insure that their project complies with NYC DOB regulations... Read more
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The Register
Super Cali goes ballistic, IT school is hopeless: Tech boot camp ITT frozen by edu officials[PDF] to stop accepting any new enrollments at its 15 California locations as o
Super Cali goes ballistic, IT school is hopeless: Tech boot camp ITT frozen by edu officials
The Register / Posted 26 days ago
[PDF] to stop accepting any new enrollments at its 15 California locations as of September 1. The decree, issued by the Department of Consumer Affairs, Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education, cites the financial issues and says "there is a... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Locksmith impostors use deceptive websites, call centers to lure consumersCalifornia. California requires locksmiths to carry locksmith licenses and stat
Locksmith impostors use deceptive websites, call centers to lure consumers
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 26 days ago
California. California requires locksmiths to carry locksmith licenses and state/local business licenses. The California Department of Consumer Affairs Bureau of Security & Investigative Services confirmed Locksmith Emergency Solutions, Inc., is... Read more
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The Economic Times
Six macro cues before you start tradingbeing peddled as direct selling, a new set of guidelines is likely to be put in
Six macro cues before you start trading
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
being peddled as direct selling, a new set of guidelines is likely to be put in place soon to regulate this sector. The Department of Consumer Affairs Ministry has finalised the guidelines for the Rs 72,000 crore direct selling industry and the... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Celebrities may face upto 5 years in jail for misleading endorsementsfor fixing liability on celebrities and stringent punishment for adulteration,
Celebrities may face upto 5 years in jail for misleading endorsements
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
for fixing liability on celebrities and stringent punishment for adulteration, among others. According to sources, the Department of Consumer Affairs has received comments from other ministries on the draft law. Almost all the ministries are... Read more
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dna
Think before you shoot: Celebs could face five years in jail for 'misleading' adsfor fixing liability on celebrities and stringent punishment for adulteration,
Think before you shoot: Celebs could face five years in jail for 'misleading' ads
dna / Posted 27 days ago
for fixing liability on celebrities and stringent punishment for adulteration, among others. According to sources, the Department of Consumer Affairs has received comments from other ministries on the draft law. Almost all the ministries are... Read more
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The Advocate
5 Issues Remind Us Why We Need Women's Equality Daysome form of physical or sexual violence at the hands of romantic partners. 4.
5 Issues Remind Us Why We Need Women's Equality Day
The Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
some form of physical or sexual violence at the hands of romantic partners. 4. Women Are Overcharged: The New York City Department of Consumer Affairs released a study in 2015 indicating that items such as clothes and toys marketed to females... Read more

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