“Ordinance” in the news

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city ordinance
passed an ordinance

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Financial Express
· ILO concerned over states' move to ease labour laws, urges PM to intervene  
To lure investment and make operations of business viable amid the Covic-19 pandemic, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh have announced sweeping changes in labour laws, either through the ordinance route or through executive orders, including scrapping of some provisions of the relevant laws for three years or more.
Financial Express
· States' labour reform moves hit hurdle; Centre may say 'no' to key changes  
Also, any ordinance in this regard would need to be issued by the Centre after securing Presidential assent, the source added.
Financial Express
· SEBI steps in to de-stress the stressed, but are the measures taken by the regulator good enough?  
Many questions remain if the minority vote is not achieved, including if the investor will be allowed to walk away.Further, promoters will not be able to increase their commitment and pump in additional capital at the current price.With debt continuing to be expensive and difficult to obtain, it remains to be seen if the above amendments along with the proposed ordinance to suspend the insolvency proceedings will attract new investors (friendly as well as hostile) and result in increased third party funding into Indian listed companies.
Seeking Alpha
· Apple Hospitality - How Things Changed, And What's Next  
As of May 15, 2020, all of the company's hotels were opened after one hotel was temporarily closed due to the impact of a local ordinance prohibiting short-term lodging.
Financial Express
· Reforms do not mean complete abolition of labour laws, says Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar  
Recently, the Uttar Pradesh government approved an ordinance to exempt various industries from certain labour laws for three years to revive the state’s economic activities.
Hong Kong Free Press
· BREAKING: Police fire tear gas as Hongkongers rally against national security law  
It said the public risks violating the Public Order Ordinance and the ban on group gathering under the Covid-19 Disease Control Ordinance.
· The Justice Department is pressuring state and local officials over lockdown orders  
J.B. Pritzker’s lockdown order, and letters to both Los Angeles officials and California’s governor — are part of an initiative announced last month by Attorney General William Barr meant to monitor and take legal action against any state or local ordinances that represent an “overbearing infringement of constitutional and statutory protections.”
Financial Express
· Vivad se Vishwas Scheme in limbo as coronavirus looms; here's what lies ahead  
On 24 March 2020, while Hon’ble Prime Minister announced a nationwide lockdown for three weeks, the date of payment under the Scheme was extended to from 31 March to 30 June via an Ordinance promulgated on 24 March 2020, thereby enabling the taxpayers to make the payment after 31 March without having to pay additional 10% of the amount.
Financial Express
· Where do state labour law changes stand on legal front?  
Uttar Pradesh, however, from a press release issued by the State Government, appears to have passed an ordinance providing a carte blanche exemption to all factories and commercial establishments from the application of almost all labour laws for a period of 3 years, barring provisions relating to the protection of women and children.
The New York Times
· The Drones Were Ready for This Moment  
One Colorado town even proposed a tongue-in-cheek ordinance in 2014 allowing citizens to shoot down drones invading their airspace, a proposal that itself was shot down by the F.A.A.