New items – March 2010

Afghanistan

House Committee on Armed Services.  Security and Stability in Afghanistan and Iraq: Developments in U.S. Strategy and Operations and the Way Ahead
Y 4.AR 5/2 A: 2007-2008/170 

Agriculture

House Committee on Small Business.  Subcommittee Hearing on the Future of Speciality Crops for Small Family Farmers.  Y 4.SM 1:111-041 

Automotive Industry

House Committee on Small Business.  Subcommittee Hearing on the Role of Automobile Dealerships in Rural Economies.  Y 4.SM 1:111-045 

Aviation Industry and Air Safety

House Committee on Homeland Security.  General Aviation Security: Assessing Risks and the Road Ahead.  Y 4.H 75:111-28 

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  The Hudson River Airspace and Management of Uncontrolled Airspace Corridors.   Y 4.T 68/2:111-58 

Child Pornography 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Combating Child Pornography by Eliminating Porngraphers’ Access to the Financial Payment System
Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 109-1082

Children

Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions.  Keeping America’s Children Safe: Preventing Childhood Injury. Y 4.L 11/4:S.HRG. 110-899 

Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.  Confronting Childhood Obesity: Creating A Roadmap to Healthier Futures.  Y 4.L 11/4:S.HRG. 110-962

China

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  The Treasury Department’s Report to Congress on International Economic and Exchange Rate Policy (IEERP) and the U.S.-China Strategic Economic Dialogue
Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-905 

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  Chinese Interrogation vs Congressional Oversight: The Uighurs at Guantanamo.   Y 4.F 76/1:111-53 

Climate Change

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  Global Climate Change: U.S. Leadership for a New Global Agreement.  Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 111-183 

Congress – War Powers

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Exercising Congress’s Constitutional Power to End a War.  Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 110-902 

Cosmic Evolution

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).  Cosmos & Culture: Cultural Evolution in a Cosmic Context.  NAS 1.21:2009-4802 

Crime and Criminal Justice

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.  Juveniles Who Commit Sex Offenses Against Minors.  J 32.10:SE 9 

Senate Committee on Armed Services.  Legal Issues Regarding Military Commission and the Trial of Detainees for Violations of the Law of War.
Y 4.AR 5/3:S.HRG. 111-190 

House Committee on Oversight and Government Operations.  Doing Time: Are DC Prisoners Being Adequately Prepared for Reentry with Equal Access to BOP Services?  Y 4.G 74/7:110-201 

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Coercive Interrogation Techniques: Do They Work, Are They Reliable, and What Did the FBI Know About Them? 
Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 110-941

Domestic Partners

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.  Domestic Partner Benefits for Federal Employees: Fair Policy and Good Business. 
Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 110-944 

Economic Crisis and Recovery

Recovery Accountability and Transparency Board.  2009 Performance and Accountability Report.  PR 44.8:R 24/P 41/2009 

Congressional Oversight Panel.  Guarentees and Contingent payments in TARP and Related Programs.  Y 3.2:C 76/3/T 17 

Senate Special Committee on Aging.  No Guarantees: As Pension Plans Crumble, Can PBGC Deliver?  Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 111-153

Joint Economic Committee. Following the Money: A Quarterly Report by the Special Inspector General for the TARP.  Y 4.EC 7:F 72 

House Committee on Financial Services.  H.R. 3068, TARP for Main Street Act of 2009.  Y 4.F 49/20:111-54

House Committee on Financial Services.  Systemic Risk: Are Some Institutions Too Big to Fail and If so, What Should We Do About It?   Y 4.F 49/20:111-65 

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Helping State and Local law Enforcement During an Economic Downturn.  Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 111-192

Emergency Preparedness

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Leveraging Mutual AID for Effective Emergency Response.  Y 4.H 75:110-87 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Beyond Readiness: An Examination of the Current Status and Future Outlook of the National Response to Pandemic Influenza. 
Y 4.H 75:111-32

Energy and Energy Policy

House Committee on Agriculture.  Hearing to Review the Future of Next Generation Biofuels.  Y 4.AG 8/1:111-35 

Environment and Natural Resources

House Committee on Agriculture.  Hearing to Review the Status of Pollinator Health Including Colony Collapse Disorder.  Y 4.AG 8/1:110-39 

House Committee on Agriculture.  Hearing to Review Pending Climate Legislation
Y 4.AG 8/1:111-20 

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.  Allocation Allowances of Greenhouse Gas Emission.  Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-182 

House Committee on Science and Technology.  Harmful Algal Blooms and Hypoxia: Formulating an Action Plan.  Y 4.SCI 2:111-52 

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  The Tennessee Valley Authority’s Kingston Ash Slide and Potential Water Quality Impacts of Coal Combustion Waste Storage.  Y 4.T 68/2:111-19 

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  The Tennessee Valley Authority’s Kingston Ash Slide: Evaluation of Potential Causes and Updates on Cleanup Efforts.  Y 4.T 68/2:111-54

Financial Services Industry.

Senate Special Committee on Aging.  Betting on Death in the Life Settlement Market: What’s at Stake for Seniors?  Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 111-95 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Calculated Risk: Assessing Non-traditional Mortgage Products.    Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 109-1083 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Examining the Billing, Marketing, and Disclosure Practices of the Credit Card Industry, and Their Impact on Consumers.  Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-904 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Preserving the American Dream: Predatory Lending Practices and Home Foreclosures
Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-906

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Mortgage Market Turmoil: Causes and Consequences.  Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-909 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  An Examination of the Availability of Property and Casualty Insurance in the Gulf Coast and Other Coastal Regions.  Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-911 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Subprime Mortgage Market Turmoil: Examining the Role of Securitization.
Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-913 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  The State of the Securities Markets.  Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-927

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Reforming Key International Financial Institutions for the 21st Century.
Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-929 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Perspectives on Modernizing Insurance regulation.  Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 111-77 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Modernizing Bank Supervision and Regulation-Part I.  Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 111-109 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Enhancing Investor Protection and the Regulation of Securities Markets-Part II
Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 111-144 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Current Issues in Deposit Insurance.  Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 111-159

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Strengthening the SEC’s Vital Enforcement Responsibilities.    Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 111-175 

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Manufacturing and the Credit Crisis.  Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 111-186

House Committee on Financial Services.  Community and Consumer Advocates’ Perspectives on the Obama Administration’s Financial Regulatory Reform Proposals. 
Y 4.F 49/20:111-61

House Committee on the Judiciary.  “Too Gig to Fail?: The Role of Antitrust Law in Government-Funded Consolidation in the Banking INdustry.  Y 4.J 89/1:111-33

Food Supply

House Committee on Agriculture.  Hearing to Review the Proposals of the United States Department of Agriculture for the 2007 Farm Bill with Respect to Speciality Crops and Organic Agriculture.  Y 4.AG 8/1:110-2 

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Federal Efforts to Mitigate Vulnerabilities in the Food Supply Chain.  Y 4.H 75:110-59 

Foreign and International Relations

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  New Challenges for International Peacekeeping Operations.  Y 4.F 76/1:111-49 

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  Zimbabwe: Opportunities for a New Way Forward.  Y 4.F 76/1:111-57

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  Sri Lanka: Recharting U.S. Strategy after the War.  Y 4.F 76/2:S.Prt. 111-36

Health and Healthcare Policy

Senate Special Committee on Aging.  Boon or Bane? Examining the Value of Long-Term Care Insurance.  Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 111-180 

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Electronic Prescribing of Controlled Substances: Addressing Health Care and Law Enforcement Priorities.
Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 110-922 

Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions.  Investing in Health IT: A Stimulus for a Healthier America.  Y 4.L 11/4:S.HRG. 111-157 

Homeland Security

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
Violent Islamist Extremism-2007.  Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 110-178

House Committee on Homeland Security.  Securing the Modern Electric Grid from Physical and Cyber Attacks.  Y 4.H 75:111-30

Housing

House Committee on Small Business.  Full Committee Hearing on the State of the Nation’s Housing Sector: An Examination of the First Time Buyer’s Credit and Future Policies to Sustain Recovery.  Y 4.SM 1:111-049 

Internet

House Committee on Armed Services.  Holistic Approaches to Cybersecurity Enabling Network-Centric Operations.  Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/141 

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Competition and Commerce in Digital Books
Y 4.J 89/1:111-31 

House Committee on Science and Technology.  Assessing Cybersecurity Activities at NIST and DHS.  Y 4.SCI 2:111-39

House Committee on Small Business.  Full Committee Hearing on the Recovery Act and Broadband: Evaluation of Broadband Investments on Small Business and Job Creation.  Y 4.SM 1:111-053

Iran

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  Iran in the Western Hemisphere.
Y 4.F 76/1:111-52 

Iraq

House Committee on Armed Services.  The Status of the War and Political Developments in Iraq.  Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/143 

House Committee on Armed Services.  An Update on Efforts to Develop and Support the Iraqi Security Forces.  Y 4.AR 5/2 A: 2007-2008/154

Military Affairs

United Sttaes Army. Office of History.  Nothing But Praise: A History of the 1321st Engineer General Service Regiment.  D 103.43:870-1-69

Center of Military History.  Quarters One: The United States Army Chief of Staff’s Residence.  100th Anniversary edition  D 114.2:Q 2/2009 

Center of Military History.The Ordance Department: On Beachhead and Battlefront. (United States Army in World War II-The Technical Services)
D 114.7:OR 2/v. 3/2009 

Center of Military History. American Military History, Volume I: The United States Army and the Forging of a Nation, 1775-1917.  D 114.19:M 59/3/v. 1/2009 

Naval War College.  Eyes of the Naval War College: An Illustrated Catalog of the U.S. Naval War College’s Collection of Portrait Paintings and Busts.  D 208.202:P 83

Naval History and Heritage Command.  Mud, Muscle, and Miracles: Marine Salvage in the United States Navy. 2nd edition.  
D 211.2:SA 3/2/2009

Senate Committee on Armed Services.  The Current Status of U.S. Ground Forces.
Y 4.AR 5/3:S.HRG. 111-166

Senate Committee on Armed Services.  The Incidence of Suicides of United States Servicemembers and Initiatives Within the Department of Defense to Prevent Military Suicides.  Y 4.AR 5/3:S.HRG. 111-189

Senate Committee on Armed Services.  The Current and Future Roles, Missions, and Capabilities of U.S. Military Air Power.   Y 4.AR 5/3:S.HRG. 111-198

House Committee on Armed Services.  Defeating the Improvised Explosive Device (IED) and other Asymmetric Threats: Today’s Efforts and Tomorrow’s Requirements.  Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/173

National Security

House Committee on Armed Services.  Threat Posed by Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) Attack.  Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2007-2008/156 

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Strengthening FISA: Does the Protect America Act Protect Americans’ Civil Liberties and Enhance Security?  Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 110-921

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Examining the State Secrets Privilege: Protecting National Security While Preserving Accountability.   Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 110-923

Nominations

Senate Committee on the Budget.  Nomination of Hon. Dr. Peter Orzag, of Massachusetts, to be Director of OMB and the Nomination of Robert Nabors of New Jersey, to be Deputy Director of OMB.   Y 4.B 85/2:S.HRG. 111-1 

Senate Committee on Intelligence.  Nomination of Leon Panetta to be Director, Central Intelligence Agency.  Y 4.IN 8/19:S.HRG. 111-172 

Pakistan

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
From Strategy to Implementation: Strengthening U.S.-Pakistan Relations
Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 111-184 

Social Security

Senate Special Committee on Aging.  Social Security: Keeping the Promise in the 21st Century.  Y 4.AG 4:S.HRG. 111-188 

Terrorism

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Examining the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program.  Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-907 

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  Tora Bora Revisited: How We Failed to Get Bin Laden and Why It Matters Today.  Y 4.F 76/2:S.PRT. 111-35

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
The Roots of Violent Islamist Extremism and Efforts to Counter It.
Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 110-942

Veterans’ Affairs

House Committee on Veteran’s Affairs.  Examining Appellate Processes and Their Impact on Veterans.  Y 4.V 64/3:111-19 

Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.  Caring for Veterans in Rural Areas
Y 4.V 64/4:S.HRG. 111-133 

Women

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  Confronting Rape and Other Forms of Violence Against Women in Conflict Zones Spotlight:DRC and Sudan  Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 111-161

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