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May 2017 New Documents (and online resources)

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New and Notable State and Federal (and maybe an international) government publications for May, 2017.


North American Water Watch. International Joint Commission.

Michigan Environmental Public Health Tracking. Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.  Lansing, 2017.
Press release (link to data portal is off this page): http://www.michigan.gov/mdhhs/0,5885,7-339-71548_54783_54784_78428---,00.html

New approaches to link humans and landscapes. Triezenberg, Heather. MSU Extension. East Lansing, 2017.

The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative: Lessons Learned and Issues for Congress. Ramseur, Jonathan L. Congressional Research Service, 2017.

21st Century U.S. Energy Sources: A Primer. Ratner, Michael. Congressional Research Service, 2017.

FY2016 Federal Superfund Legislative Report. Michigan DEQ. Lansing, 2017.

Selected Federal Water Activities: Agencies, Authorities, and Congressional Committees. Cody, Betsy A.; Schneider, Judy, and; Mary Tiemann. Congressional Research Service, 2017.

Wilderness stewardship plan handbook: planning to preserve wilderness character. Dingman, Sandee. Washington, D.C. National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, Wilderness Stewardship Division, Wilderness Stewardship Program, 2014.

Paid family leave: the benefits for businesses and working families. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Children and Families of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, second session, July 30, 2014. United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Subcommittee on Children and Families. Washington: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2017.

Sugar-sweetened beverage consumption among U.S. youth, 2011-2014. Rosinger, Asher. Hyattsville, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, 2017.

Surveillance of Vaccination Coverage Among Adult Populations — United States, 2015. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), May 5th, 2017.

Paid Family Leave in the United States. Donovan, Sarah A. Congressional Research Service, 2017.

Deaths from Alzheimer’s Disease — United States, 1999–2014. Taylor, Christopher A. et al. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), May 26, 2017.

Shutdown of the Federal Government: Causes, Processes, and Effects. Brass, Clinton T. et al. Congressional Research Service, 2017.

Nomination of Rex Tillerson to be Secretary of State. Hearing before the committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, first session, January 11, 2017. United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations. Washington: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2017.

Annual Report of the Michigan State Treasurer: 2015-2016. Lansing, 2017.

The Electoral College: How It Works in Contemporary Presidential Elections. Neale, Thomas H. Congressional Research Service, 2017.

Meeting with your legislator: 10 tips to help you prepare for your meeting. Turner, Roxanne. MSU Extension, 2017.

Michigan DNR Wine Map.

2016 Subcounty Population Estimates. Guthrie, Eric. Michigan Bureau of Labor Market Information and Strategic Initiatives. Lansing, Michigan. 2017.

FY2018 Budget of the United States Government. Office of Management and Budget. Washington, D.C. 2017.

The Armed Forces officer. Swain, Richard M. Washington, D.C.: National Defense University Press, 2017.

Chinese military reforms in the age of Xi Jinping: drivers, challenges, and implications. Wuthnow, Joel. Washington. D.C.: National Defense University Press, 2017.

The al-Qaeda organization and the Islamic State organization: history, doctrine, modus operandi, and U.S. policy to degrade and defeat terrorism conducted in the name of Sunni Islam. Kamolnick, Paul. Carlisle, PA: Strategic Studies Institute and U.S. Army War College Press, 2017.

2017-2018 Legislative Briefing Book. 99th Legislature. Lansing, 2017.

Improving college access and completion for low-income and first-generation students. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training, Committee on Education and the Workforce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, first session, hearing held in Washington, DC, April 30, 2015. United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and the Workforce. Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training. Washington: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2016.

Your Child: A Guide to your Child's Health & Safety. Michigan Legislature. Lansing, 2017.

Actions Needed to Address Serious Weaknesses in Federal Management of Programs Serving Indian Tribes. Government Accountability Office. Washington, D.C. May, 2017.

Understanding the Barriers to Hunter Retention in Michigan: Results of Focus Groups and Online Survey Research. Michigan DNR, 2017.

Creative Work Force State Profiles. An interactive dashboard that allows you to explore state level Arts and Cultural Production Satellite Account (ACPSA) data relating to America's creative work force.

The Meaning of “Made in U.S.A.”. Levinson, Marc. Congressional Research Service, 2017.

Oversight hearing on the Environmental Protection Agency’s implementation of the Safe Drinking Water Act’s unregulated drinking water contaminants program. Hearing before the Committee on Environment and Public Works, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, July 12, 2011. United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Environment and Public Works. Washington: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2017.

Michigan Economic Update: March, 2017. Office of Revenue & Tax Analysis. Michigan Dept. of Treasury. Lansing, 2017.

Administration Estimates Michigan Economic and Revenue Outlook. Michigan Department of Treasury. Office of Revenue and Tax Analysis. Lansing, 2017.

Michigan Income, Income Tax, and Property Tax Credits by School District. Office of Revenue and Tax Analysis Michigan department of Treasury. Lansing, September 2016.

Michigan's Individual Income Tax, 2014. Office of Revenue and Tax Analysis. Michigan department of Treasury. Lansing, October 2016.

Concussions in youth sports: evaluating prevention and research. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourteenth Congress, second session, May 13, 2016. United States. Congress. House. Committee on Energy and Commerce. Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations. Washington: U.S. Government Publishing Office, 2017.

Summer 2017 Job Market Forecast For Michigan Teens (Ages 16-19). Michigan Department of Technology, Management and Budget. Lansing, 2017.

2014 Minerals Yearbook: The Minerals Industry of Canada, 2014. USGS, 2017.

Consumer Protection Guide. Michigan Legislature. Lansing, 2017.

Measurement of State Highway Pavement Conditions. Office of the Auditor General Performance Audit Report. Lansing, 2017.

Update Report Recommendations on the Conditions of Migrant & Seasonal Farmworkers in Michigan. Michigan Civil Rights Commission. Lansing, 2017.


About the Government Documents Roundtable (GODORT) of Michigan:


A reminder to monitor the Red Tape Blog for for items of potential interest to librarians and government information managers in Michigan. https://blogs.lib.msu.edu/red-tape/


For information about our organization (membership and additional resources to keep you informed of government information) click here.



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