New items received – March 2009

Botony

United States Forest Service.  The Woody Plant Seed Manual.  A 1.76:727 

Budget (Federal)

Senate Committee on Finance.  Estimates of Federal Tax Expenditures for Fiscal Years 2008-2012.  Y 4.T 19/4:ES 8/20 

Buildings – Historic

Bureau of Indian Affairs.  Historic Buildings of Nome: Past, Present, Future.
I 20.2:H 62 

Business and Commerce

Bureau of Economic Analysis.  U.S. Direct Investment Abroad: 2004 Final Benchmark Data.  C 59.2:IN 8/4/2004/Final 

International Trade Administration.  A Basic Guide to Exporting
C 61.8:EX 7/3/2008

House Committee on Energy and Commerce.  Oversight of the Federal Communications Commission: Media Ownership.  Y 4.C 73/8:110-77 

House Committee on Education and Labor.  Improving Workplace Safety: Strengthening OSHA Enforecement of Multi-Site Employers.  Y 4.ED 8/1:110-88 

House Committee on Education and Labor.  Hidden Tragedy: Underreporting of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses.  Y 4.ED 8/1:110-97

House Committee on Education and Labor.  An Examination of Discrimination Against Transgender Americans in the Workplace.  Y 4.ED 8/1:110-99 

House Committee on Education and Labor.  The Proposed Delta/Northwest Merger: The Impact on Workers.  Y 4.ED 8/1:110-106

House Committeee on the Judiciary.  American Workers in Crisis: Does the Chapter 11 Business Bankruptcy Law Treat Employees and retirees Fairly? 
Y 4.J 89/1:110-139

House Committee on Science and Technology.  American Decline or Renewal?
Y 4.SCI 2:110-105 and Y 4.SCI 2:110-111

China

House Committee on Armed Services.  China: Recent Security Developments.
Y 4.AR 5/2:110-61 

Congressional-Executive Commission on China.  Anual Report 2008.
Y 4.C 44:1/2008/Corr. 

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  China in Africa: Implications for U.S. Policy.
Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-649

Climate Change and Environment

Natural Resources Conservation Service.  The History of Snow Survey and Water Supply Forecasting.  A 57.74:8 

House Committee on Energy and Commerce.  Climate Change: Lessons Learned from Existing Cap-And-Trade Programs.  Y 4.C 73/8:110-28

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  International Deforestation and Climate Change.  Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-652 

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  EPA Black Carbon and Global Warming.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-86

House Committee on Science and Technology.  Hybrid Technologies for Medium- to Heavy-Duty Commercial Trucks.  Y 4.SCI 2:110-107

Congress – Buildings

United States Senate.  Russell Senate Office Building: The First Century.
Y 1.3:S.Pub. 110-23 

Congress-The Senate

United States Senate.  United States Senate Chamber 1859-2009.
Y 1.3:S.PUB. 110-21 

Crime and Justice

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Cracked Justice-Addressing the Unfairness in Cocaine Sentencing.  Y 4.J 89/1:110-134

Disaster Preparedness

Federal Emergency Management Administration.  Home Builder’s Guide to Construction in Wildfire Zones.  HS 5.108:H 75/2 

Federal Emergency Management Administration.  The National Dam Safety Program.
HS 5.120:D 18/6/DVD – Dr. Ralph B. Peck – Seepage and Piping
HS 5.120:D 18/7/DVD – Dr. John Lowe, III – Filters & Sinkholes/Rapid Downhill Stability

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.  It Takes a Village: Community Preparedness.  Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 110-658 

House Committee on Foreign Relations.  The Hurricanes in Haiti: Disaster and Recovery. Y 4.F 76/1:110-227 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Ensuring Safe and Effective Housing Programs in the Wake of Disasters.  Y 4.H 75:110-91 

Economic Policy

House Committee on Education and Labor.  The Growing Income Gap in the American Middle Class.  Y 4.ED 8/1:110-107

House Committee on Financial Services.  Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy.  Y 4.F 49/20:110-128

House Committee on Financial Services.  Systemic Risk and the Financial Markets.
Y 4.F 49/20:110-130 

House Committee on Financial Services.  What Borrowers Need to Know about Credit Scoring Models and Credit Scores.  Y 4.F 49/20:110-133

House Committee on Government Reform.  Banks in Real Estate: A Review of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency’s December 2005 Rulings
Y 4.G 74/7:109-266

Education

House Committee on Education and Labor.  Modern Public School Facilities: Investing in the Future.  Y 4.ED 8/1:110-78 

Energy

House Committee on Energy and Commerce.  Legislative Hearing on Discussion Concerning Alternative Fuels, Infrastructure, and Vehicles.  Y 4.C 73/8:110-53 

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.  Future Energy Needs.
Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 110-541 

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Oil Demand 
Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 110-600

Senate Committee on Finance.  International Perspectives on Alternative Energy Policy: Incentives and Mandates and Their Impacts.  Y 4.F 49:S.HRG. 110-632 

House Committee on Government Reform.  The Next Generation Nuclear Plant and Hydrogen Production: A Critical Status Report.  Y 4.G 74/7:109-261 

House Committee on Natural Resources.  Hydropower: Providing 75% of America’s Current Renewable Energy, Exploring Its Role as a Continued Source of Clean, Renewable Energy for the Future.  Y 4.R 31/13:110-76

Family

House Committee on Education and Labor.  Family-Friendly Leave Policies: Improving How Workers Balance Home and Family.  Y 4.ED 8/1:110-94 

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Challenges and Solutions for Protecting Our Children from Violence and Exploitation in the 21st Century
Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 110-608

Federal Government – Appointed Positions

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.  Policy and Supporting Positions. Y 4.G 74/9:S.PRT. 110-36

Food – Safety and Regulation

House Committee on Energy and Commerce.  Dimished Capacity: Can the FDA Assure the Safety and Security of the Nation’s Food Supply? 
Y 4.C 73/8:110-33/Pts. A-B 

Foreign and International Relations

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  U.S.-Russia Relations in the Aftermath of the Georgia Crisis.  Y 4.F 76/1:110-221

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  U.S.-Japan Relations: An Overview.
Y 4.F 76/1:110-223 

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  NATO: Enlargement and Effectiveness.
Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-506

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  Strengthening National Security Through Smart Power-A Military Perspective.  Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-622

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  U.S. Policy Options in Post-Election Pakistan.   Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-627

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  Kosovo: The Balkans’ Moment of Truth?
Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-629

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  The United States and Vietnam: Examining the Bilateral Relationship.  Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-641

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  Evaluating U.S. Policy Options on the Horn of Africa.  Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 110-645

Genocide

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Genocide and the Rule of Law.
Y 4.J 89/1:110-123 

Health and Healthcare Policy

Office of Women’s Health.  2009 Women’s Health Calendar.  HE 20.41:2/W 84/2009

Senate Special Committee on Aging.  Surgeons for Sale:  Conflicts and Consultant Payment in the Medical Device Industry.  Y 4.AG 4:S. HRG. 110-578

Senate Special Committee on Aging.  Under the Influence: Can We Provide Doctors an Alternative to Biased Drug Reviews.  Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 110-624

Senate Special Committee on Aging.  Scrambling for Health Insurance: Healthy Security for People in Late Middle Age.  Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 110-653 

House Committee on Government Reform.  Using Information Technology: For the Health of It.  Y 4.G 74/7:109-245 

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  Multidrug-Resistent Tuberculosis: Assessing the U.S. Response to an Emerging Global Threat.  Y 4.F 76/1:110-228

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Consolidation in the Pennsylvania Health Insurance Industry: The Right Prescription?  Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 110-582 

House Committee on Ways and Means.  Health Care for Children in Foster Care.
Y 4.W 36:110-54

House Committee on Ways and Means.  Impact of Gaps in Health Coverage on Income Security.  Y 4.W 36:110-65

Congressional Budget Office.  Budget Options-Volume I Health Care.  Y 10.2:H 34/21

Homeland Security

Office of Community Oriented Policing Services.  Policing Terrorism: An Executive’s Guide. J 36.8:T 27 

Senate Committee on Armed Services.  Technologies to Combat Weapons of Mass Distruction.  Y 4.AR 5/3:S.HRG. 110-560 

House Committee on Oversite and Government Reform.  One Year Later: Have TSA Airport Security Checkpoints Improved?  Y 4.G 74/7:110-92 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Ensuring Homeland Security While Facilitating Legitimate Travel: The Challenge at America’s Ports of Entry.
Y 4.H 75:110-90

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Nuclear Smuggling Detection: Recent Tests of Advanced Spectroscopic Portal Monitors.  Y 4.H 75:110-99

House Committee on Homeland Security.  The Challenge of Protecting Mass Gatherings in a Post-9/11 World.  Y 4.H 75:110-124 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  The Next Step in Aviation Security-Cargo Security: Is DHS Implementing the Requirements of the 9/11 Law Effectively?
Y 4.H 75:110-126

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Keeping America’s Mass Transportation System Safe: Are the Laws Adequate?  Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 108-927

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Passport Files: Privacy Protection Needed for All Americans.  Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 110-619

Intellectual Property

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Promoting the Use of Orphan Works: Balancing the Interests of Copyright Owners and Users.  Y 4.J 89/1:110-131 

Internet

House Committee on Energy and Commerce.  Combatting Spyware: H.R. 964, The Spy Act.  Y 4.C 73/8:110-21 

Iraq

Marine Corps University.  Among the People: U.S. Marines in Iraq.
D 214.13:IR 1/3 

House Committee on Armed Services.  Comptroller General’s Assessment of the Iraqi Government’s Record of Performance.  Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/85

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Blackwater USA.
Y 4.G 74/7:110-89

Juvenile Justice

Office of Justice Programs. Juvenile Arrests 2006.  J 32.10:AR 6/2008 

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Oversight of State-Run Juvenile Correctional Facilities Known as ‘Boot Camps’.  Y 4.J 89/1:110-127

Military Affairs

National Defense Intelligence College.  Imperial Secrets: Remapping the Mind of Empire.  D 5.202:IM 7

Center of Military History.  Mobility, Shock, and Firepower: The Emergence of the U.S. Army’s Armor Branch, 1917-1945.  D 114.19:M 71 

Marine Corps University.  U.S. Marines and Irregular Warfare, 1898-2007: Anthology and Selected Bibliography.  D 214.13:W 23

Naval Historical Center.  History of the Navy at China Lake, California. Volume 3-Magnificent Mavericks.  D 221.2:N 22/3/v. 3

National Park Service.  Fort Union and the Frontier Army in the Southwest.
I 29.58/3:F 77 U

House Committee on Armed Services.  Submarine Force Structure and Acquisition Policy.  Y 4.AR 5/2:110-30 

House Committee on Armed Services.  Examination of the Force Requirements Determiniation Process.  Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/9

House Committee on Armed Services.  Review of the Policies and Procedures Regarding the Notification of the Next-Of-Kin of Wounded and Deceased Service Members.  Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/66

Senate Committee on Armed Services.  The Strategy in Afghanistan and Recent Reports by the Afghanistan Study Group and the Atlantic Council of the United States.  Y 4.AR 5/3:S.HRG. 110-612 

House on Oversight and Government Reform.  Military Base Realignment: Contracting Opportunities for Impacted Communities.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-93

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

House Committee on Science and Technology.  NASA at 50: Past Accomplishments and Future Opportunities and Challenges.  Y 4.SCI 2:110-118 

Natural Resources

Bureau of Reclamation.  Reclamation-Managing Water in the West.  The Bureau of Reclamation: History Essays from the Centennial Symposium. Volumes 1-2.
I 27.19/2:H 62 and H 62/2 

National Park Service.  The National Trails System at 40.  I 29.2:T 68

National Park Service. The National Trails System: A Grand Experiment.
I 29.2:T 68/11

Religious Freedom

United States Commission on Civil Rights.  Enforcing Religious Freedom in Prison.
CR 1.2:R 27/4 

South Carolina

United States Geologic Survey.  Geologic Map of the Kings Mountain and Grover Quadrangles, Cleveland and Gaston Counties, North carolina and Cherokee and York Counties, South Carolina.  I 19.91/3:2981 

Space

National Aeronautics and Space Administration.  Leadership in Space.
NAS 1.21:2008-564 

Terrorism

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Ensuring Legal Redress for American Victims of State-Sponsored Terrorism.  Y 4.J 89/1:110-144 

Veterans’ Affairs

Veterans’ Administration.  Gulf War Illness and the Health of Gulf War Veterans: Scientific Findings and Recommendations.  VA 1.2:G 95/3

Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.  Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Treatment and Research: Moving Ahead Toward Recovery.
Y 4.SM 1/2:S.HRG. 110-642 

Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.  Reducing Unemployment and Increasing Business Opportunities for Veterans
Y 4.SM 1/2:S.HRG. 110-656

House Committee on Veteran’s Affairs.  Transition Assistance Program for Guard and Reserve Forces.  Y 4.V 64/3:110-87

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