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Suspense File Hearing Determines Bills to Move Forward

Last Friday, the Senate and Assembly Appropriations Committees held their “suspense file” hearings to determine the bills that move forward and those that stop for the year. Here’s how this somewhat opaque, fast-paced hearing process works. Bills that reach a certain cost threshold are automatically referred to the suspense file [...]

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Legislative & Regulatory Updates

EPA Extends Deadline to Apply for a WIFIA Water Infrastructure Loan There’s still time to apply for a Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loan. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt recently announced an extended deadline of July 31, 2018 to submit letters of interest for WIFIA loans. [...]

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Other News

CASA Seeks New Analyst to Join Team We’re hiring! CASA is in the process of looking for a new legislative and regulatory analyst to join our staff. The position will provide advocacy and administrative support to the association’s regulatory and legislative affairs programs. More information about the position is available here.

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