Regulatory Roundup: May 10 to May 16

By:
Chris Gaetano
Published Date:
May 16, 2017

CBO

Cost Estimate
S. 714, Yakima River Basin Water Enhancement Project Phase III Act of 2017
May 15, 2017

Cost Estimate
H.R. 2169, Improving Fusion Centers’ Access to Information Act
May 12, 2017

Cost Estimate
H.R. 2213, Anti-Border Corruption Reauthorization Act of 2017
May 12, 2017

Cost Estimate
H.R. 2281, Border Enforcement Security Task Force Reauthorization Act of 2017
May 12, 2017

Cost Estimate
S. 582, Office of Special Counsel Reauthorization Act of 2017
May 12, 2017

Cost Estimate
H.R. 2227, MGT Act
May 12, 2017

Cost Estimate
S. 826, WILD Act
May 12, 2017

Cost Estimate
H.R. 1862, Global Child Protection Act of 2017
May 12, 2017

Report
Final Sequestration Report for Fiscal Year 2017
May 12, 2017

Cost Estimate
H.R. 1654, Water Supply Permitting Coordination Act
May 11, 2017

Cost Estimate
H.R. 1807, Public Water Supply Invasive Species Compliance Act of 2017
May 11, 2017

Presentation
The 2017 Budget and Economic Outlook
May 11, 2017

Cost Estimate
H.R. 1625, Targeted Rewards for the Global Eradication of Human Trafficking Act.
May 10, 2017

Blog Post
CBO to release estimate for House-passed version of the AHCA early in the week of May 22
May 10, 2017

FASB

FASB Issues Accounting Standards Update 2017-10—Service Concession Arrangements (Topic 853): Determining the Customer of the Operation Services (a consensus of the FASB Emerging Issues Task Force)  [05/16/17] ASU 2017-10

FASB Issues Invitation to Comment on Efficiency and Effectiveness of GAAP Financial Reporting Taxonomy  [05/10/17] Invitation to Comment | Media Advisory

FASB Issues Accounting Standards Update 2017-09—Compensation—Stock Compensation (Topic 718): Scope of Modification Accounting  [05/10/17] ASU 2017-09

GAO

DOD Health:
Actions Needed to Ensure Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injury Are Considered in Misconduct Separations
GAO-17-260:Published: May 16, 2017. Publicly Released: May 16, 2017.

NASA:
Assessments of Major Projects
GAO-17-303SP:Published: May 16, 2017. Publicly Released: May 16, 2017.

DOD Joint Travel Regulations:
Actions Are Needed to Clarify Flat Rate Per Diem Policy
GAO-17-353:Published: May 15, 2017. Publicly Released: May 15, 2017.

Technology Assessment:
Internet of Things: Status and implications of an increasingly connected world
GAO-17-75:Published: May 15, 2017. Publicly Released: May 15, 2017.

Agricultural Conservation:
USDA's Environmental Quality Incentives Program Could Be Improved to Optimize Benefits
GAO-17-225:Published: Apr 13, 2017. Publicly Released: May 15, 2017.

Architect of the Capitol's Oversight of the Senate Food Service Contract
GAO-17-481R:Published: May 12, 2017. Publicly Released: May 12, 2017.

Avian Influenza:
USDA Has Taken Actions to Reduce Risks but Needs a Plan to Evaluate Its Efforts
GAO-17-360:Published: Apr 13, 2017. Publicly Released: May 11, 2017.

GASB

GASB Issues Statement No. 86, Certain Debt Extinguishment Issues  [05/15/17]
Statement No. 86

IASB

15 May 2017
IFRS Foundation and World Bank deepen cooperation

11 May 2017
Dr Jianqiao Lu appointed to the IASB

NYC Dept. of Finance 

May 11, 2017
The Department of Finance is considering amending a rule which allows Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption and Disability Rent Increase Exemption participants to request additional time

PCAOB

PCAOB Announces Standing Advisory Group Meeting May 24-25
WASHINGTON, May 10, 2017—The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board today announced that it will hold a meeting of its Standing Advisory Group in Washington on Wednesday, May 24 to Thursday, May 25, 2017.

SEC

SEC Charges Former Head Traders at Nomura With Fraud 
Washington D.C., May 15, 2017—The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged a pair of former head traders who ran the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) desk at Nomura Securities International Inc. with deliberately lying to customers in order to inflate the profits of the CMBS desk and line their own pockets as a result.

Law Firm Partner and Neighbor Charged in $1 Million Insider Trading Scheme 
Washington D.C., May 11, 2017—The Securities and Exchange Commission today charged a former partner at an international law firm and his neighbor with making more than $1 million in illicit profits by insider trading around corporate announcements.

SEC Charges CEO With Failing to Disclose Perks to Shareholders 
Washington D.C., May 11, 2017—Public companies must properly disclose perks, benefits, and other forms of compensation paid to CEOs and certain other highly compensated executive officers.  The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that the former CEO of a marketing company has agreed to pay $5.5 million to settle charges that his perks were not properly disclosed to shareholders.

Barclays to Pay $97 Million for Overcharging Clients 
Washington D.C., May 10, 2017—The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced an enforcement action requiring Barclays Capital to refund advisory fees or mutual fund sales charges to clients who were overcharged.

 

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