January 23, 2022

Two Recently Published Research Reports From Law Library of Congress (Road Infrastructure Funding & GMO’s)

Both reports provide info about these topics in a number of countries.

1. National Funding of Road Infrastructure  ||| PDF Version

This report examines the funding of roads and highways in Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, England and Wales, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, South Africa, and Sweden. It provides a description of the infrastructure in the jurisdiction, information on the ownership and responsibility of the roads, and taxes or other ways of collecting money to fund the nation’s infrastructure. If applicable, a discussion of reforms or new initiatives is examined.

2. Restrictions on Genetically Modified Organisms ||| PDF Version

The report discusses the legislation of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) and genetically modified (GM) plants and foods in Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Egypt, England and Wales, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, the Russian Federation, South Africa, South Korea, Sweden, and the United States. The European Union and International Protocols. This report summarizes enacted laws on the cultivation, and sale of GMOs, as well as public opinion on GM products.\

Additional Legal Topics From Law Library of Congress

Hat Tips: @MattRWeaver & A Library With a View @Georgia Law

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