CHICAGO - A quick federal "regulatory fix" is not the solution to the problems confronting the municipal bond industry, Neil P. Arkuss, the new president of the National Association of Bond Lawyers, said here last night.

Arkuss, a lawyer with Palmer & Dodge in Boston, told members of the group meeting here that federal and industry regulatory agencies, congressional committees, and state officials appear to be "homing in for the ~regulatory fix'" to address a number of perceived problems in the municipal bond market.

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