More stories about Legislation

  • California Considers Service Taxes

    Pool service customers in California could soon pay a new service tax if certain lawmakers get their way.

  • Arizona Pump Law Poised for Repeal

    A controversial piece of energy legislation is on its way to being scrapped after less than two months on the books.

  • Congress Eases Up on Residential VGB Act

    The federal government has removed existing pools from its residential language for the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act.

  • Lawmaker Seeks Relief for Noncompliant Facilities

    One of the states most active in implementing federal safety measures may allow pools to open this season regardless of whether they comply with the law.

  • Look  Around

    I don’t really care for television commercials. Yes, I realize they pay the bills of my favorite programs. But beyond that, I rarely find much compelling about them.

  • Lack of Code Enforcement Angers Arizona Techs

    The open availability of illegal pumps and motors — and the absence of law enforcement on the issue — is frustrating pool professionals across the state

  • New Service Licensing Bill Introduced in Florida

    A bill introduced this month in the Florida legislature would amend current licensing requirements for all swimming pool service technicians

  • United They Stand

    A little over three years ago, Connecticut was preparing to adopt new energy regulations

  • Northeast Licensing Laws Move Forward

    The Northeast is continuing its movement toward industry-specific licensing with the introduction of a new state bill

  • A Father’s Love

    Derek Frechette has been called a fierce and tireless advocate for legislation to make summer camps in Massachusetts safer for young swimmers.