National Association of Attorneys General
2013 Sign-On Archive
Mortgage Forgiveness Tax Relief Act Should be Extended
The Mortgage Forgiveness Tax Relief Act should be extended through at least 2014 reads a NAAG letter signed by 42 state and territorial attorneys general and sent to Congress.
December 19, 2013
AGs Urge Congress to Fund Programs that Fight Human Trafficking
Forty-seven state and territorial attorneys general signed a NAAG letter sent today to congressional committee leaders urging federal funds for programs that fight human trafficking and slavery in the United States.
December 17, 2013
AGs Support Federal Information-Gathering Project on "Patent Trolls"
NAAG sent comments signed by 43 state and territorial attorneys general to the Federal Trade Commission in support of a proposed federal project to collect data and information about Patent Assertion Entities (PAEs), also known as patent trolls.
December 17, 2013
Tamper-Resistant Versions of Generic Prescription Pain Relievers
NAAG sent a sign-on letter to the FDA requesting that the agency require tamper-resistant versions of generic prescription pain relievers (opioids) to deter abuse. Forty-two state and territorial attorneys general signed the letter.
December 16, 2013
FDA Should Regulate Sales and Advertising of E-Cigarettes
NAAG sent a letter to the FDA today, urging the agency to immediately regulate electronic cigarettes as ‘tobacco products’ so companies do not continue to sell or advertise to kids.
September 24, 2013
Amend Federal Law to Fight Child Sex Trafficking
Forty-nine attorneys general sign a NAAG letter to congressional leadership calling for an amendment to the Communications Decency Act so state and local governments can criminally investigate and prosecute online classified ad sites that promote prostitution and child sex trafficking.
July 23, 2013
Attorneys General Support Action on Mobile Cramming
Forty state and territorial attorneys general signed NAAG comments sent to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission about stopping mobile cramming, the placement of unauthorized third-party charges on mobile phone bills.
June 24, 2013
AGs Support Tony West Nomination
A NAAG letter signed by 36 state and territorial attorneys general was sent today to the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee leadership urging the Senate to confirm Tony West as associate attorney general of the United States.
May 23, 2013
AGs call for black box warning on prescription pain relievers
NAAG sent a letter signed by 43 state and territorial attorneys general to the FDA urging the agency to put a black box warning on prescription pain relievers to alert pregnant women that the use of such drugs may harm their baby.
May 13, 2013
AGs call for tamper-resistant pain relievers
NAAG sent a letter signed by 48 state and territorial attorneys general to the FDA today, urging the agency to adopt standards requiring manufacturers and marketers of generic prescription pain relievers (opioids) to develop tamper-resistant versions
March 11, 2013