Regulation & Legislation

Regulation & legislation news affecting the convenience store industry
Retail groups voice opposition; Senate legislation faces even tougher battle
Arlington Heights, Ill., has a new strategy in its battle with those who wander village streets, sipping their favorite beverage from a paper bag: warm beer.
But fearing "violence and civil unrest," N.Y. gov seeks federal help.
Says singling out consumer products wrong approach to health care reform
Sunshine State adds a buck; Magnolia State hikes discount smokes a quarter
N.C., Wis. Move ahead; Texas slows
Florida c-store officials argue against cigarette tax
State proposing 18% increase on juice drinks, carbonated beverages
N.Y. governor says he hopes to avoid violence