New items – September 2009

Administrative Law

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Rulemaking Process and the Unitary Executive Theory.  Y 4.J 89/1:110-177 

Art

Department of Health and Human Services.  A Head Start on Picturing America.
HE 1.60:P 58 

Aviation

Senate Committee on Finance.  Airfields and Alternative Fuels: Exploring Rural America’s Transportation Infrastructure.  Y 4.F 49:S.Hrg. 110-816

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Airport Security: The Necessary Improvements to Secure America’s Airports.  Y 4.H 75:110-25

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Air Traffic Control Facility Staffing.  Y 4.T 68/2:110-138

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Aviation and the Environment: Emmissions.  Y 4.T 68/2:110-125

Cabinet Nominations

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.  Nomination of Hon. Ray LaHood to be the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation.
Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 111-31 

Census – 2010

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.  Reducing the Undercount in the 2010 Census.  Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 110-834 

Children and Youth

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Programs.  Caretaker Satisfaction with Law Enforcement Response to Missing Children.  J 32.2:N 21/Careta

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Programs.  Sexually Assaulted Children: National Estimates and Characteristics.  J 32.2:N 21/Sexual 

House Committee on Education and Labor.  The Importance of Early Childhood Development.  Y 4.ED 8/1:111-8 

House Committee on Education and Labor.  Improving Early Childhood Development Policies and Practices.  Y 4.ED 8/1:111-9

Climate Change

U.S. Climate Change Science Program.  Coastal Sensitivity to Sea-Level Rise: A Focus on the Mid-Atlantic Region.  PREX 23.14:C 63 

House Committee on Natural Resources.  The Role of Federal Lands in Combating Climate Change.  Y 4.R 31/3:111-7

House Committee on Ways and Means.  Protecting Lower-Income Families While Fighting Global Warming.  Y 4.W 36:111-6

Consumer Affairs

House Committee on Agriculture.  Hearing to Review Recent Recalls in the Meat Industry.  Y 4.AG 8/1:110-35 

Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.  Consumer Protection and the Credit Crisis.  Y 4.C 73/7:S.HRG. 111-33 

Crime and Criminal Justice

House Committee on the Judiciary.  From the Department of Justice to Guantanamo Bay: Administration Lawyers and Administration Interrogation Rules (Part V).
Y 4.J 89/1:110-196 

Disaster Preparedness

Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA).  Taking Shelter from the Storm: Building a Safe Room for Your Home on Small Business
HS 5.120:SH 4/2008/CD

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Examining the Military’s Support of Civil Authorities During Disasters.  Y 4.H 75:110-28

Economic Crisis, 2008-2009

Congressional Oversight Panel.  Reviving Lending to Small Businesses and Families and the Impact of the TALF.  Y 3.2:OV 2/L 54 (May Oversight Report) 

House Committee on Financial Services.  A Review of TARP Oversight, Accountability, and Transparency for U.S. Taxpayers.  Y 4.F 49/20:111-5 

House Committee on Financial Services.  Loan Modifications: Are Mortgage Servicers Assisting Borrowers with Unaffordable Mortgages?  Y 4.F 49/20:111-6

House Committee on Financial Services.  Monetary Policy and the State of the Economy, Part II.  Y 4.F 49/20:111-8

House Committee on the Judiciary. Growing Mortgage Foreclosure Crisis: Identifying Solutions and Dispelling Myths.  Y 4.J 89/1:110-169 

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Consumer Debt: Are Credit Cards Bankrupting Americans?  Y 4.J 89/1:111-9

House Committee on Small Business.  Full Committee Hearing on the Importance of Technology in an Economic Recovery.  Y 4.SM 1:111-016

Education

U.S. Department of Education.  Tool Kit on Teaching and Assessing Students with Disabilities.  ED 1.83:T 22/2007/CD 

Emergency Preparedness

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).  Personal Preparedness In America: Findings from the Citizens Corps National Survey.  HS 5.102:P 91 

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).  Personal Preparedness In America: Findings from the Citizens Corps Survey of Four Urban Areas
HS 5.102:P 91/2

House Committee on Agriculture.  Hearing to Review Disaster Conditions Across the United States.  Y 4.AG 8/1:110-33 

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  What the October Wildfires Revealed About Preparedness in Southern California.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-162

House Committe on Transportation and Infrastructure.  The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Preparedness and Response to All Hazards
Y 4.T 68/2:110-35 

Energy and Energy Policy

Senate Committee on Natural Resources.  Smart Grid Initiatives and Technologies.
Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-13 

Senate Committee on Natural Resources.  Nuclear Energy Development.
Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-21 

Senate Committee on Natural Resources.  Appliance Standards.
Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-24

Senate Committee on Natural Resources.  Industrial Energy Efficiency.
Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-35

Environment and Environmental Policy

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.  Mussel Watch Program: An Assessment of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDEs) in Sediments and Bivalves of the U.S. Coastal Zone.  C 55.13/2:NOS NCCOS 94 

Environmental Protection Agency.  Risk-Screening Environmental Indicators.
EP 5.2:R 49 

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  Climate Change and the Arctic: New Frontiers of National Security.  Y 4.F 76/1:111-10 

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Assessing the Environmental Risks of the Water Bottling Industry’s Extraction of Ground Water.
Y 4.G 74/7:110-163 

Senate Committee on Environement and Public Works.  EPA Regional Inconsistencies.
Y 4.P 96/10:S.HRG. 109-1046

Senate Committee on Environement and Public Works.  EPA’s Proposed Revisions to the Particulate Matter Air Quality Standards.  Y 4.P 96/10:S.HRG. 109-1049

Foreign Policy and International Relations.  The Summit of the Americas: A New Beginning for U.S. Policy in the Region?  Y 4.F 76/1:111-8 

Foreign and International Relations

Congressional-Executive Commission on China.  A Year After the march 2008 Protests: Is China Promoting Stability in Tibet?  Y 4.C 44:P 94/5 

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  Renewing the United Nation’s Mandate for Iraq: Plans and Prospects.  Y 4.F 76/1:110-233 

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  Striking the Appropriate Balance: The Defense Department’s Expanding Role in Foreign Assistance.  Y 4.F 76/1:111-9 

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  Building a Strategic Partnership: U.S.-India Relations in the Wake of Mumbai.  Y 4.F 76/1:111-12

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  Strengthening U.S. Diplomatic Capacity in Africa.  Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 111-27 

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe.  Uzbekistan: Stifled Democracy, Human Rights in Decline.  Y 4.SE 2:108-2-7 

Geneaological Research

National Archives and Records Admiistration.  Using Civilian Records for Genealogical Research in the National Archives Washington, DC, Area.  AE 1.124:110/2009  

Healthcare and Healthcare Policy

Senate Special Committee on Aging.  Person-Centered Care: Reforming Services and Bringing Older Citizens Back to the Heart of Society.  Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 110-808 

Senate Special Committee on Aging.  Aging in Rural America: Preserving Seniors’ Access to Healthcare.  Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 110-821 

Senate Special Committee on Aging.  1-800-Medicare: It’s Time for a Check-Up.
Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 110-829 

Senate Special Committee on Aging.  Marketing or Medicine: Are Direct-to-Consumer Device Ads Playing Doctor?  Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 110-830

Senate Committee on Finance.  Home- and Community-Based Care: Expanding Options for Long-term Care.  Y 4.F 49:S.HRG. 110-815 

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Healthcare_Associated Infections: A Preventable Epidemic.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-122

Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.  Meeting the Global Challenge of AIDS, TB, and Malaria.  Y 4.L 11/4:S.HRG. 110-803

House Committee on Ways and Means.  Addressing Disparities in Health and Healthcare: Issues of Reform.  Y 4.W 36:110-86

House Committee on Ways and Means.  State Coverage Initiatives.  Y 4.W 36:110-91

House Committee on Ways and Means.  Reforming Medicare’s Physician Payment System.  Y 4.W 36:110-96 

House Committee on Ways and Means.  The Health of the Private Health Insurance Market.  Y 4.W 36:110-99

Homeland Security

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  ID cards: Reissuing Border Crossing Cards.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-152

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Update on Federal Rail and Public Transportation Security Efforts.  Y 4.H 75:110-1 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  The Impact of Background and Security Clearences on the Transportation Workforce.  Y 4.H 75:110-9 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Countering the Nuclear Threat to the Homeland: Part I and II.  Y 4.H 75:110-14 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Crossing the Border: Immigrants in Dention and Victimes of Trafficking, part I and II.  Y 4.H 75:110-16

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Securing Liquified Natural Gas Tankers to Protect the Homeland.  Y 4.H 75:110-19 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Radicalization, Information Sharing and Community Outreach: Protecting the Homeland From Homegrown Terror.
Y 4.H 75:110-22 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Can Bioshield Effectively Procure Medical Countermeasures That Safeguard the Nation?  Y 4.H 75:110-23

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Readiness in the Post-Katrina and Post-9/11 World: An Examination of the New National Response Framework
Y 4.T 68/2:110-68

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Transportation Workers Identification Credentials Follow-Up.  Y 4.T 68/2:110-93 

Housing Crisis 

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Straightening Out the Mortagge Mess: How Can We Protect Home Ownership and Provide Relief to Consumers in Financial Distress (part II)   Y 4.J 89/1:110-164 

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Keeping Families in their Homes: How to Prevent Foreclosures.  Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 110-812

Human Services

House Committee on Ways and Means.  To Examine Whether Charitable Organizations Serve the Needs of Diverse Communities.  Y 4.W 36:110-60 

Immigration and Emigration

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Immigration Enforecement at the Workplace: Learning from the Mistakes of 1986.  Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 109-1060 

Information Technology

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.  Offline and Off-Budget: The Dismal State of Information Technology Planning in the federal Government.   Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 110-818 

Infrastructure

House Committee on Homeland Security.  The Impact of Foreign Ownership and Foreign Investment on the Security of Our Nation’s Critical Infrastructure
Y 4.H 75:110-36 

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Structurally Deficient Bridges in the United States.  Y 4.T 68/2:110-67 

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Highway Bridge Inspections.   Y 4.T 68/2:110-82

Intellectual Property

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Copyright Licensing in a Digital Age: Competition, Compensation and the Need to Update the Cable and satellite TV Licenses
Y 4.J 89/1:111-3 

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Performance Rights Act.  Y 4.J 89/1:111-8 

Internet

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Global Internet Freedom: Corporate Responsibility and the Rule of Law.  Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 110-643 

Labor

Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.  Path to Opportunity: Jobs and the Economy in Appalachia II.  Y 4.AG 8/3:S.HRG. 110-800 

House Committee on Education and Labor.  GAO’s Undercover Investigation: Wage Theft of America’s Vulnerable Workers.  Y 4.ED 8/1:111-11 

Senate Committee on Finance.  Barriers to Work for Individuals Receiving Social Security Disability Benefits.  Y 4.F 49:S.HRG. 110-804 

House Committee on Ways and means.  Challenges Facing American Workers.
Y 4.W 36:110-103 

Leadership

United States Army. Introduction to Leadership.  D 101.48:145-100-MSL/2009 

United States Army.  Adaptive Team Leadership.  D 101.48:145-301-MSL/2008

United States Army.  Adaptive Leadership.  D 101.48:145-302-MSL/2008 

Libel

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Libel Tourism.  Y 4.J 89/1:111-4 

Military Affairs

U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Chemical Defense.  Nerve Academy 1.0: SIMapse Nerve Agent Laboratory.  D 104.36:N 35/CD 

US Army Combined Arms Center.  Back to Basics: A Study of the Second Lebanon War and Operation CAST LEAD.  D 110.2:L 49/2 

US Army Combined Arms Center.  Press On!: Selected Works of General Donn A. Starry.   D 110.2:P 92/v. 1-2

US Army Combined Arms Center.  Atlas of the Sioux Wars (2nd edition).
D 110.2:SI 7/2006

US Army Combined Arms Center.  Interservice Rivalry and Airpower in the Vietnam War.  D 110.2:V 67/2

United States Marine Corps History Division.  Marine Advisors with the Vietnamese Marine Corps.  D 214.14/3:V 67 

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.  Addressing Cost Growth of Major Department of Defense Weapons Systems
Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 110-819 

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Oversight of Ballistic Missile Defense (part I): Threats, Realities, and Tradeoffs.  Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 109-1059 

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  What are the Costs? Oversight of Missile Defense (Part 2).  Y 4.G 74/7:110-149

Congressional Budget Office.  Alternatives for Modernizing U.S. Fighter Forces
Y 10.2:AL 7/3

Congressional Budget Office.  An Analysis of the Army’s Transformation Programs and Possible Alternatives.  Y 10.2:AR 5/14

National Security

Africa Center for Strategic Studies.  U.S. Security Engagement in Africa (Africa Security Brief, no. 1)  D 5.425:1

House Committee on Homeland Security.  The Over-Classification and Pseudo-Classification: part I, II, and III.  Y 4.H 75:110-20

Senate Select Committee on Intelligence.  Current and Projected Threats to the National Security.  Y 4.IN 8/19:S.HRG. 110-824

National Service and Volunteering

House Committee on Education and Labor.  Renewing America Through National Service and Volunteerism.  Y 4.ED 8/1:111-4 

Native Americans (North Carolina and Virginia)

House Committee on Natural Resources.  H.R. 31, Lumbee Recognition Act, and H.R. 1385, Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2009.  Y4.R 31/3:111-11 

Pension and Retirement Plans

Joint Economic Committee.  Your Money, Your Future: Public Pension Plans and the Need to Strengthen Retirement Security and Economic Growth
Y 4.EC 7:S.HRG. 110-772 

House Committee on Education and Labor.  Strengthening Worker Retirement Security.
Y 4.ED 8/1:111-3 

House Committee on Ways and Means.  The Appropriatness of Retirement Plan Fees.
Y 4.W 36:110-64 

House Committee on Ways and Means.  Individual Retirement Accounts (IRA’s) in the Retirement System.  Y 4.W 36:110-90

Piracy

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  International Efforts to Combat Maritime Piracy.
Y 4.F 76/1:111-13 

Presidential Transition

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Passing the Baton: Preparing for the Presidential Transition.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-154 

Science

Naval Research Laboratory.  NRL GPS Bibliography.  D 210.2:G 51 

Small Business

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  How Information Policy Affects the Competitive Viability of Small and Disadvantaged Businesses in Federal Contracting.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-147 

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Doing Business with the Government: The Record and Goals for Small, Minority, and Disadvantaged Businesses.  Y 4.T 68/2:110-105

Space Exploration

National Aeronautics and Space Administration.  Read You Loud and Clear! – The Story of NASA’s Spaceflight Tracking and Data Network.  NAS 1.21:2007-4233

Supreme Court, United States

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Courting Big Business: The Supreme Court’s Recent Decisions on Corporate Misconduct and Laws Regulating Corporations
Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 110-783

Taxation and Tax Policy

Senate Committee on Finance.  The Stealth Tax That’s No Longer a Wealth Tax: How to Stop the AMT From Sneaking Up on Unsuspecting Taxpayers.
Y 4.F 49:S.HRG. 110-811 

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Gaming the Tax Code: Public Subsidies, Private Profits, and Big League Sports in New York
Y 4.G 74/7:110-156 

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  Gaming the Tax Code: The New York Yankees and the City of New York Respond to Questions about the New Yankee Stadium.  Y 4.G 74/7:110-157

House Committee on Ways and Means.  Second in a Series of Hearings on the Alternative Minimum Tax.  Y 4.W 36:110-28

Voting

House Committee on House Administration.  Ensuring the Rights of College Students to Vote.  Y 4.H 81/3:V 94

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