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The Regulatory Week in Review: April 4, 2014

| Apr 4, 2014 | Week in Review
    • The HHS created a new security risk assessment tool to help health providers with HIPAA compliance.
    • The FCC pursued new closed-captioning rules for television broadcasts to increase programming accessibility to viewers who are deaf and hard of hearing.
    • The U.S. Army introduced tighter grooming regulations following leniency during the height of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
    • The FCC considered new onboard radar and radio requirements for ships to aid first responders.
    • Switzerland’s competition commission, WEKO, opened an investigation into eight Swiss, British and U.S. banks over potential rigging of forex rates.