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July 24, 2019, 3 p.m. ET
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May 7, 2019
NAPBS Submits Comments to Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

Apr 25, 2019
NAPBS Updates Accreditation Policies & Procedures

Apr 24, 2019
NAPBS Comments on Interpretation of Joint Employer Status Under Fair Labor Standards Act

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Legislative Updates

June 14, 2019
Social Security Administration Announces Initial Roll Out of New Electronic Consent Based Social Security Number ("SSN") Verification Service for Financial Institutions or Their Service Providers
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May 16, 2019
Ninth Circuit Weighs In on Calculating the FCRA's Seven-Year Reporting Rule
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April 16, 2019
NAPBS Response to Request For Information Regarding Feedback on Data Privacy, Protection and Collection
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