New Items – June 2010

 Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Iraq

House Committee on Armed Services.  Effective Counterinsurgency: How to Use and Misuse of Reconstruction Funding Affects the War Effort in Iraq and Afghanistan.  Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2009-2010/111-30

House Committe on Armed Services.  Afghanistan and Iraq: Perspectives on U.S. Strategy, part 1.  Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2009-2010/103

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  Afghanistan’s Impact on Pakistan.  Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 111-295

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  A New Strategy for Afghanistan and Pakistan.  Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 111-307

Senate Committe eon Foreign Relations.  Exploring Three Strategies for Afghanistan.  Y 4.F 76/2:S.HRG. 111-321

Bankruptcy

House Committee on the Judiciary.  An Undue Hardship? Discharging Educational Debt in Bankruptcy.  Y 4.J 89/1:111-58

Border Security

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Securing the Borders and America’s Points of Entry: What Remains to be Done?  Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 111-294

Budget (U.S.)

House Committee on the Budget.  Perspectives on Long-Term Deficits
Y 4.B 85/3:111-19

Business and International Commerce

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Afairs.  The United States as Global Competitor: What Are the Elements of a National Manufacturing Strategy?  Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 111-281

Census (2000)

U.S. Census Bureau.  History: 2000 Census of Population and Housing, v. 1-2.  C 3.2:H 62/8/v. 1-2

China

Congressional-Executive Commission on China.  Human Rights and the Rule of Law in China.  Y 4.C 44:H 88/12

Congressional-Executive Commission on China. China’s Human Rights Lawyers: Current Challenges and Prospects.  Y 4.C 44:H 88/13

Climate Change and Environment

House Committee on Agriculture.  Hearing to Review the Potential Economic Impacts of Climate Change on the Farm Sector
Y 4.AG 8/1:111-38

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.  Climate Change on Federal Forests.  Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-290

Senate Committee on Energy and natural Resources.  Policy Options for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions.  Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-310

Criminal Justice

Federal Bureau of Investigation.  2009: The FBI Story.  J 1.14:F 31/6

Death Penalty

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Impact of Federal Habeas Corpus Limitations on Death Penalty Appeals.  Y 4.J 89/1:111-66

Economic Crisis and Recovery

Congressional Oversight Panel.  The Unique Treatment of GMAC Under the TARP.  (March Oversight Report) Y 3.2:C 76/3/G 28

Congressional Oversight Panel.  Hearing with Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner.  Y 3.2:C 76/3/T 71

Congressional Oversight Panel.  Taking Stock: Independent Views on TARP’s Effectiveness.  Y 3.2:C 76/3/T 75/5

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure.  Stimulus Tracking Hearing No. 4: Ensuring Money Means Security When Building GSA Border Stations to Protect the U.S.A.  Y 4.T 68/2:111-79

Education

House Committee on Education and Labor.  Improving Our Competitiveness: Common Core Education Standards.  Y 4.ED 8/1:111-43

House Committee on Science and Technology.  Engineering in K-12 Education.  Y 4.SCI 2:111-57

Emergency Preparedness

Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.  Focusing on Children and Disasters: Evacuation Planning and Mental Health Recovery.  Y 4.G 74/9:S.HRG. 111-313

Energy and Energy Policy

Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.  Offshore Energy Production.  Y 4.EN 2:S.HRG. 111-303

House Committee on Natural Resources.  Unconventional Fuels, part I: Shale Gas Potential,  Y 4.R 31/3:111-22

Entertainment Industry

House Committee on the Judiciary.  Competition in the Ticketing and Promotion Industry.  Y 4.J 89/1:111-62

Environment and Environmental Policy

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).  Spill of National Significance (SONS) Exercise 2010, March 22-26, 2010 – Exercise Participant Pamphlet.  HS 7.2:SP 4

Financial Services Industry

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Restoring the American Dream: Solutions to Predatory Lending and the Foreclosure Crisis.   Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-975

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Turmoil in U.S. Credit Markets: Examining Proposals to Mitigate Foreclosures and Restore Liquidity to the Mortgage Markets
Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-976 and Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-978

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  The More You Know, the Better Buyer You Become: Financial Literacy for Today’s Homebuyers.  Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-981

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Turmoil in the U.S. Credit Markets: Examining the Regulation of Investment Banks by U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.  Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-1001

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  The Effects of the Economic Crisis on Community Banks and Credit Unions in Rural Communities.    Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 111-260

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Regulating Hedge Funds and Other Private Investment Pools
Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 111-273

House Committe eon Financial Services.  Recent Innovations in Securitization.  Y 4.F 49/20:111-79

House Commitee on Financial Services.  Reforming Credit Rating Agencies
Y 4.F 49/20:111-82

House Committe eon the Judiciary.  Home Foreclosures: Will Voluntary Mortgage Modification Help Families Save Their Homes? (Part II) 
Y 4.J 89/1:111-65

Food Safety and Nutrition

Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.  Examination of Federal Food Safety Oversight in the Wake of Peanut Products Recall
Y 4.AG 8/3:S.HRG. 111-231

Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry.  Beyond Federal School Meal Programs: Reforming Nutrition for Kids in Schools.
Y 4.AG 8/3:S.HRG. 111-242

Foreign and International Relations

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  The Lisbon Treaty: Implications for Future Relations Between the European Union and the United States
Y 4.F 76/1:111-69

House Committee on Foreign Affairs.  New Direction of Old Path? Caribbean Basin Security Initiative (CBSI)  Y 4.F 76/1:111-70

Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.  North Korea at the Brink? 
Y 4.F 76/2:S. HRG. 111-312

Health and Healthcare Policy

Senate Committee on Appropriations.  Biological Threats: Is the Current U.S. Vaccine Production System Prepared?   Y 4.AP 6/2:S.HRG. 111-309

Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.  Prevention and Public Health: The Key to Transforming Our Sickcare System.
Y 4.L 11/4:S.HRG. 110-997

Hurricane Katrina

House Committee on Homeland Security.  FEMA’s Gulf Coast Rebuilding Efforts: The Path Forward.  Y 4.H 75:111-2

House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Looking Out for the Very Young, the Elderly, and Others with Special Needs: Lessons From Katrina and Related Disasters.  Y 4.T 68/2:111-71

Immigration

Federal Judicial Center.  Immigration Law: A Primer.  JU 13.2:IM 6

Senate Committee on the Judiciary.  Comprehensive Immigration Reform in 2009: Can We Do It and How?  Y 4.J 89/2:S.HRG. 111-296

Labor Force

House Committee on Education and Labor.  The Impact of Women’s Growing Participation in the Workforce: “The Shriver Report: A Women’s Nation Changes Everything”  Y 4.ED 8/1:111-39

Military Affairs

Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. The Joint Chiefs of Staff and the War in Vietnam 1960-1968, part 3.   D 5.2:H 62/4-960-69/Pt. 3/2009

Army National Guard.  Winged Warriors: The History of Army National Guard Aviation, 1948-2008.  D 12.2:W 25/2

Center of Military History and Corps of Engineers.  Bricks, Sand, and Marble: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Construction in the Mediterranean and Middle East, 1947-1991.  D 114.2:M 46/3

Naval History & Heritage Command.  Navy Medicine in Vietnam: Passage to Freedom to the Fall of Saigon.  D 221.2:V 67

National Security

House Committe on Homeland Security. Status Report on Federal and Local Efforts to Secure Radiological Sources.  Y 4.H 75:111-34

Postal Service

House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.  More Than Stamps: Adapting the POstal Service to a Changing World.
Y 4.G 74/7:111-37

Presidential Nomination – Secretary of Education

Senate Committe on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.  Confirmation of Arne Duncan.  Y 4.L 11/4:S.HRG. 111-306

Presidential Nomination – Secretary of Housing and Urban Development

Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.  Nomination of Steven C. Preston.  Y 4.B 22/3:S.HRG. 110-1002

Privacy

Office of Privacy and Civil Liberities.  Overview of the Privacy Act of 1974. (2010 edition)  J 1.2:P 93/16

Russia

House Committee on Armed Services.  The U.S. Security Relationship with Russia and Its Impact on Transatlantic Security.
Y 4.AR 5/2 A:2009-2010/111-91

Taxes

Senate Committee on Finance.  Alternatives to the Current Federal Estate Tax System.  Y 4.F 49:S.HRG. 110-1017

Veteran’s Affairs

House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.  Examining the Progress of Electronic Health Record Interoperability Between the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and U.S. Department of Defense.  Y 4.V 64/3:111-33

House Committee on Veteran’s Affairs.  The Implications of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ Limited Scope of Gulf War Illness Research.  Y 4.V 64/3:111-39

House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.  Is the U.S. Department of Veterans’ Affairs Meeting the Pharmaceutical Needs of Veterans?
Y 4.V 64/3:111-42

House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs.  Honoring the Fallen: How Can We Better Serve America’s Veterans and Their Families?
Y 4.V 64/3:111-44

Zoology

Smithsonian Institutions.  A Review of African Blastobasinae (Lepidoptera: Gelechioidea: Coleophoridae), with New Taxa Reared from native Fruits in Kenya. (Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology – Number 630)  SI 1.27:630

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