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April 2013 New Documents (and online resources)

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New and Notable State and Federal government publications for April, 2013.


Michigan: 2010: population and housing unit counts.  Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Economics and Statistics Administration, U.S. Census Bureau, 2012.

Annual Report of the Michigan State Treasurer. Fiscal Year 2010-2011. Dillion, Andy. Department of Treasury, Lansing, MI: 2013.

Rural water quality protection guidebook: a planning & zoning guidebook for local officials. Michigan State University. Land Use Policy Institute, 2012.

Michigan Economic Update: February 2013. Office of Revenue and Tax Analysis, April 2013.

Key Labor Market & Economic Metrics. April Monthly Update. Bureau of Labor Market Information and Strategic Initiatives and the Treasury Department, 2013.

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Conservation and Recreation Act : report (to accompany S. 23).

Pollution: Great Lakes water quality: protocol between the United States of America and Canada amending the agreement of November 22, 1978, as amended, signed at Washington, September 7, 2012, with appendix. United States. Washington, D.C.: United States Department of State, 2013.

Wave Height and Water Level Variability on Lakes Michigan and St Clair. B. Ebersole et al. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS. Coastal Hydraulics Lab, 2012.

Statistical Analysis and Storm Sampling Approach for Lakes Michigan and St. Clair, Great Lakes Coastal Flood Study, 2012 Federal Inter-Agency Initiative. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS. Coastal Hydraulics Lab, 2012.

BISON: Biodiversity Information Serving Our Nation. New USGS database, a web-based Federal resource for finding species in the U. S. and territories.

Interim inventory and assessment of abandoned mineral lands in the National Park system. Burghardt, John E. Fort Collins, Colo.: U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Natural Resource Stewardship and Science, 2013.

Tracking and forecasting the nation’s water quality: priorities and strategies for 2013-2023. Rowe, Gary L. Reston, Va.: U.S. Department. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, 2013.

Feasibility of Using Global Positioning Systems (GPS) to Track Bicycle Lane Positioning. Greg Lindsey et al. Humphrey School of Public Affairs University of Minnesota, 2013.

Brownfields Road Map to Understanding Options for Site Investigation and Cleanup, 5th edition. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response, 2013.

Keweenaw Bay Wind Feasibility Study for April 1, 2010 to September 30, 2012. Keweenaw Bay Indian Community, 2012.

National Wetland Plant List. Engineering Research and Development Center, Hanover, NH. Cold Regions Research and Engineering Lab, 2012.

Crime, Violence and Victimization Research Division's Compendium of Research on Violence Against Women, 1993-2012.  National Inst. of Justice, Washington, DC. Office of Research and Evaluation, 2012.

Defending childhood: protect, heal, thrive. Report of the Attorney General’s National Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence.  United States. Department of Justice. Attorney General’s National Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence. Washington, D.C.: Attorney General’s National Task Force on Children Exposed to Violence, 2012.
Full Report: http://purl.fdlp.gov/GPO/gpo34048

Child Health USA 2012. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, January 2013.

Establishing Eligibility for SSI for Chronically Homeless People. Martha R. Burt and Carol Wilkins. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Office of Disability, Aging and Long-Term Care Policy. 2012.

Women's Health USA 2012. Department of Health and Human Services. Health Resources and Services Administration. Washington, D.C., 2013.

First Premarital Cohabitation in the United States: 2006–2010 National Survey of Family Growth. Copen, Casey E. et al. National Health Statistics Report #64, April 2013.

Alternatives for families: a cognitive behavioral therapy (AF-CBT). Washington, DC: Child Welfare Information Gateway, Childrens’ Bureau /ACYF, 2013.

Child Well-being in Rich Countries: A Comparative Overview. Adamson, Peter. UNICEF Office of Research, 2013.

The Long-Term Uninsured in America, 2007-2010 (Selected Intervals): Estimates for the U.S. Civilian Noninstitutionalized Population under Age 65. Jeffrey A. Rhoades, PhD and Steven B. Cohen, PhD. U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, January 2013.

Teenage Pregnancy Prevention: Statistics and Programs. Solomon-Fears, Carmen. Congressional Research Service, 2013.

Child Welfare: Structure and Funding of the Adoption Incentives Program along with Reauthorization Issues. Stoltzfus, Emilie. Congressional Research Service, 2013.

Prevalence of Mental Illness in the United States: Data Sources and Estimates. Bagalman, Erin, Napili, Angela. Congressional Research Service, 2013.

Prevalence of Violent Crime among Households with Children, 1993-2010. Smith, E. L., and Truman, J. L. Department of Justice, Washington, DC. Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2012.

National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Health and Health Care: A Blueprint for Advancing and Sustaining CLAS Policy and Practice. Office of Minority Health. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, April 2013.

Advancing the Self-Sufficiency and Well-Being of At-Risk Youth: A Conceptual Framework. Mathematica Policy Research, 2013.

Super PACs in Federal Elections: Overview and Issues for Congress. Garrett, R. Sam. Congressional Research Service, 2013.

Budget of the United States Government, Fiscal Year 2014.

Economic Development Solutions for Local Government. Meyer, Steven. National Association of Counties, Washington, DC, 2012.

Congressional Authority to Regulate Firearms: A Legal Overview. Chu, Vivian S. Congressional Research Service, 2013.

State Legalization of Recreational Marijuana: Selected Legal Issues. Garvey, Todd, and Yeh, Brian T. Congressional Research Service, 2013.

Cybersecurity: Selected Legal Issues. Liu, Edward et al. Congressional Research Service, 2013.

Survey of Federal Whistleblower and Anti-Retaliation Laws. Shimabukuro, Jon O., Whitaker, L. Paige, and Roberts, Emily E. Congressional Research Service, 2013.

Terrorism, Miranda, and Related Matters. Doyle, Charles. Congressional Research Service, 2013.

Employees’ guide to the standards of conduct. United States. Department of Defense, Washington, D.C.: Department of Defense, 2013.

The impact of President Felipe Calderón’s war on drugs on the armed forces: the prospects for Mexico’s "militarization" and bilateral relations. Grayson, George W. Carlisle Barracks, PA: U.S. Army War College, Strategic Studies Institute, 2013.

The Professional Military Ethic. Cazier, J.D. Army Command and General Staff Coll., Fort Leavenworth, KS, 2012.

US Army Learning Concept for 2015. U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, Ft. Leonard Wood, MO, 2012.

Talking past each other? How views of U.S. power vary between U.S. and international military personnel. Outzen, Richard H. M. Carlisle, PA: Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College, 2013.

The next arms race. Carlisle, PA: Strategic Studies Institute, U.S. Army War College, 2012.

Advanced Behavior Recognition in Crowded Environments. Final Report October 2009 to September 2011. M. Chang N. Krahnstoever S. N. Lim T. Yu W. Ge X. Liu. National Institute of Justice, Washington, DC. Office of Justice Programs, January 2013.

Challenges and Defenses II: Claims and Responses to Commmon Challenges and Defenses in Driving While Impaired Cases. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Washington, DC, 2013.

Report to Congress: Federal Child Pornography Offenses. United States Sentencing Commission, December 2012.

Violent Victimization Committed by Strangers, 1993-2010. Harrell, Erika. U.S. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics, December 2012.

Mexico’s Drug Trafficking Organizations: Source and Scope of the Violence. Beittel, June S. Congressional Research Service, 2013.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and Terrorism Investigations. Bjelopera, Jerome P. Congressional Research Service, 2013.

State Corrections Expenditures, FY 1982-2010. T. Kyckelhahn. Department of Justice, Washington, DC. Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2012.

Probation and Parole in the United States, 2011. E. Parks L. M. Maruschak. Department of Justice, Washington, DC. Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2012.

Profile of the Working Poor, 2011. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Washington, DC, April 2013.

The federal investment in for-profit education: are students succeeding? Hearing of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, United States Senate, One Hundred Eleventh Congress, second session. September 30, 2010.  United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, Washington: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2013.

Raising the bar: how education innovation can improve student achievement. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary and Secondary Education, Committee on Education and the Workforce, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Thirteenth Congress, first session, hearing held in Washington, DC, February 14, 2013.  United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and the Workforce. Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education. Washington: U. S. Government Printing Office, 2013.

Assessing college data: helping to provide valuable information to students, institutions, and taxpayers. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training, Committee on Education and the Workforce, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, second session, hearing held in Washington, DC, September 20, 2012.  United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and the Workforce. Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.  Washington: U.S. G.P.O., 2012.

Using Individualized Learning Plans to Produce College and Career Ready High School Graduates. Policy Brief Issue 6.  Department of Labor, Washington, DC. Office of Disability Employment Policy, February 2013.

The Lorax curriculum guide.  Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Agriculture, U.S. Forest Service : Project Learning Tree : Ad Council, 2013.

Flood insurance: participation of Indian tribes in federal and private programs: report to congressional committees. United States. Government Accountability Office. Washington, D.C.: United States Government Accountability Office, 2013.

Violence Against Indian Women (VAIW) Pilot Study Research Workshop. Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2012.

Integration of Drones into Domestic Airspace: Selected Legal Issues. Dolan, Alissa M. and Richard M. Thompson II. Congressional Research Service, 2013.

2013 Consumer Action Handbook: Be a Smarter Consumer. Federal Citizen Information Center, Washington, DC., 2013.

State Laws on Distracted Driving.

Fluoride in Drinking Water: A Review of Fluoridation and Regulation Issues. Tieman, Mary. Congressional Research Service, 2013.

Medicare hospice benefits.  Baltimore, Maryland: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 2013.

Home-based workers in the United States: 2010. Mateyka, Peter J.  Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Economics and Statistics Administration, U.S. Census Bureau, 2012.


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