Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. this week placed his signature on a long-awaited bill to crack down on government-issued credit card abuse, one of 12 measures signed into law this week.

The bill — Bill 33-0297 — requires all current government-issued credit cards to be discarded and properly reissued, with greater oversight of card recipients and purchases.

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