News bites: FDA wades into smartphone app regulations

Regulators are poised to finalize rules to boost oversight o the $3.7 trillion municipal bond market, according to The Wall Street Journal.

Washington state rolled out its regulations for recreational marijuana use and sales, The Los Angeles Times reports.

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The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) issued draft regulations for reporting under the Affordable Care Act’s contentious employer mandate.

Wind industry officials blew into the White House for meetings with administration officials to discuss a rule that would extend permits allowing energy firms to unintentionally kill protected eagles.

The IRS proposed regulations meant to encourage research spending.

In the wake of a deadly wreck in Canada, U.S. safety regulators asked the public to weigh on potential rules for trains that carry hazardous materials.

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