National Association of Attorneys General
2012 Sign-On Archive
Extend Tax Relief for Distressed Homeowners
Forty-three attorneys general urged Congress to pass existing legislation by the end of this year that would extend tax relief for distressed homeowners. Otherwise, they could face an unexpected tax bill.
November 20, 2012
Federal Funds Needed to Combat Human Trafficking
Forty-six attorneys general sent a letter to congressional leaders urging them to pass the Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act (TVPRA) by the end of the year in order to adequately fund programs to combat human trafficking.
November 2, 2012
AGs Oppose Bill to Limit State Regulation of Payday Lending
NAAG notified congressional leaders in a letter signed by 41 attorneys general that it opposes H.R. 6139, a payday lending preemption bill.
October 5, 2012
Give Generic Drug Makers Ability to Correct Label Warnings
The National Association of Attorneys General supports a U.S. Senate bill (S.2295) giving generic drug manufacturers the same ability to correct label warnings as brand-name manufacturers.
May 14, 2012
Stop Depicting Smoking in Youth-Rated Movies
NAAG sent a May 8 letter signed by 38 Attorneys General to 10 movie studios urging them to adopt published policies to eliminate tobacco depictions in youth-rated movies. List of movie studios enclosed.
May 10, 2012
Increase the Crime Victims Fund Cap
Fifty-one state and territorial Attorneys General called for Congress to increase the Crime Victims Fund Cap to $1 billion so victims can access the services they need.
May 8, 2012
Federal Funding for Byrne JAG Program
NAAG sent a letter to U.S. Senate and House Appropriations leadership in support of continued federal funding for the Byrne Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) program.
March 15, 2012