World Library  

Other People Who Read Training Equipment (All Types) Also Read


 
  • Cover Image

Statement on Request to Withdraw Usgs Source-Water Cd-Rom from Dep...

By: Andrew M. Sherman

Excerpt: The following is a statement of the facts regarding the October 2001 request by the Superintendent of Documents to certain Federal depository libraries to withdraw from public circulation and destroy their depository copies of a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) CD-ROM providing information on water resources: // By letter dated October 12, 2001, Superintendent of Documents Francis J. Buckley, Jr. requested Federal depository libraries to withdraw and destroy their ...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Crs Report for Congress Received through the Crs Web Director of N...

By: Richard A. Best, Jr.

Background: On March 17, 2005, President Bush forwarded to the Senate the nomination of Ambassador John Negroponte to fill the position of Director of National Intelligence (DNI) established by the Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 (P.L. 108-458; hereafter, the Intelligence Reform Act). There has been considerable media speculation as to whether the new DNI will have the authority necessary to effectively manage the Intelligence Community, which ha...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Major Tax Issues in the 108Th Congress Updated October 7, 2004

By: David L. Brumbaugh

Summary: As 2004 progresses, the congressional tax policy debate continues to focus on several issues it considered in 2003. One such focus is the broad tax cuts Congress enacted in May 2003, as the Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act (JGTRRA; P.L. 108-27). At issue in 2004 is whether to extend a number of JGTRRA’s tax reductions that are scheduled to expire at the end of the current year. A second prominent issue is the controversy over the extraterritorial in...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Released from Prison in 1994 England and Wales United States Austr...

By: David P. Farrington

Excerpt: In 1981 there were 106 residential burglaries per 1,000 households in the United States, compared with 41 per 1,000 households in England (including Wales). Why was the U.S. residential burglary rate over twice as high as the English rate? Ten years later the U.S. rate had decreased to 65 per 1,000 households, but the English rate had increased to 68 per 1,000 households. Why was residential burglary decreasing in the U.S., and why was it increasing in England?

Read More
  • Cover Image

Air Combat Command (Acc) Multi-Command Handbook 11-F16 Air Educati...

By: Thomas G. Sullivan

Excerpt: This handbook provides F-16 pilots a single-source, comprehensive document containing fundamental employment procedures and techniques that may be used to accomplish the various missions of the F-16. This handbook is the primary F-16 fighter fundamentals reference document for Air Combat Command (ACC), Pacific Air Forces (PACAF), United States Air Forces in Europe (USAFE), Air Force Reserve (USAFR), Air National Guard (ANG), and Air Education and Training Comman...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Federal Election Commission Sunshine Act, Meeting

By: Mary W. Dove

Excerpt: The companies listed in this notice have applied to the Board for approval, pursuant to the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C. 1841 et seq.) (BHC Act), Regulation Y (12 CFR Part 225), and all other applicable statutes and regulations to become a bank holding company and/or to acquire the assets or the ownership of, control of, or the power to vote shares of a bank or bank holding company and all of the banks and nonbanking companies owned by the bank ho...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Disestablishment of U. S. Naval Security Group Detachment (Navsecg...

By: W. L. Riddle

Excerpt: Purpose. To approve disestablishment of subject shore activity detachment assigned to the Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) per reference (a). Background. Naval Security Group has reviewed all its sites to identify any performing missions that were not sufficient to justify the financial costs of continuing their operation. Navy transformation and changes in overall mission focus obviate the need to continue operations at Naval Security Group Detachment, London.

Read More
  • Cover Image

Nuclear Weapons in the Twenty-First Century

By: Stephen M. Younger

Introduction: Nuclear weapons played a pivotal role in international security during the latter half of the twentieth century. Despite rapid increases in communications, transportation, and weapons technology, there has been no large-scale strategic conflict since the Second World War. Nuclear weapons, as the most destructive instruments ever invented, had a stabilizing effect on superpower relations by making any conflict unacceptably costly. However, geopolitical chang...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Uzupelniajce Zasilki Z Ubezpieczen Spolecznych

Excerpt: SSI (Supplemental Security Income) oznacza uzupelniajace zasilki z ubezpieczen spolecznych. Program ten jest prowadzony przez Urzad Ubezpieczen Spolecznych (Social Security). SSI gwarantuje comiesieczne wyplaty dla osob w starszym wieku, niewidomych lub inwalidow, lub osob z niewielkim dochodem, bez dochodu i bez innych srodkow do zycia. Dzieci i osoby dorosle moga otrzymywac zasilek z tytulu inwalidztwa (dotyczy to takze osob niewidomych). Jezeli jestes osoba n...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Department of Transportation National Highway Traffic Safety Admin...

By: Kenneth N. Weinstein

Excerpt: Michelin North America, Inc. (Michelin) has determined that the sidewall markings on certain tires that it manufactured in 1993 through 2004 do not comply with S6.5(d) of 49 CFR 571.119, Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) No. 119, ‘‘New pneumatic tires for vehicles other than passenger cars.’’ Pursuant to 49 U.S.C. 30118(d) and 30120(h), Michelin has petitioned for a determination that this noncompliance is inconsequential to motor vehicle safety and ...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Arctic Research : Volume 18 Spring/Summer 2004

Excerpt: The journal Arctic Research of the United States is for people and organizations interested in learning about U.S. Government-financed Arctic research activities. It is published semiannually (spring and fall) by the National Science Foundation on behalf of the Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee (IARPC). The Interagency Committee was authorized under the Arctic Research and Policy Act (ARPA) of 1984 (PL 98-373) and established by Executive Order 12501 ...

Read More
  • Cover Image

National Drug Control Strategy

Excerpt: In 1991, the U.S. Department of Justice established Operation Weed and Seed- a community-based multiagency approach to law enforcement, crime prevention, and neighborhood restoration. The goals of Weed and Seed are to control violent crime, drug trafficking, and drug-related crime in targeted high-crime neighborhoods and provide a safe environment free of crime and drug use for residents. The Weed and Seed strategy brings together federal, state, and local crime...

Read More
  • Cover Image

A Hazards Analysis of a Nuclear Explosives Dismantlement

By: Terry F. Bott

Abstract: This paper describes the methodology used in a qualitative hazard assessrnent of a nuclear weapon disassembly process, Potential accident sequences were identified using an accident sequence fault tree based on operational history. weapon safety studies, a hazard analysis$\ team composed of weapons experts, and walkthroughs of the process, The experts provided an initial screening of the accident sequences to reduce the number of accident sequences that would b...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Statement of Administration Policy (This Statement Has Been Coordi...

By: Goss Florida

Excerpt: The Administration appreciates the support of the Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence for the work and efforts of the Intelligence Community (IC), as well as the Committee's inclusion in its bill of a significant number of requested provisions. The Administration would support H.R. 2417 if the concerns outlined below are addressed.

Read More
  • Cover Image

National Science Foundation (Nsf) Cooperative Agreement Financial ...

Excerpt: Awardee Responsibilities and Compliance with Federal Requirements: The awardee has full responsibility for the conduct of the project or activity supported under this award and for adherence to the award conditions. Although the awardee is encouraged to seek the advice and opinion of NSF on special problems that may arise, such advice does not diminish the awardee's responsibility for making sound scientific and administrative judgments and should not imply that...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Fas Public Interest Report Journal of the Federation of American S...

By: Harold A. Feiveson

Excerpt: Efforts are underway in the U.S., the European Community, and to a lesser extent in a few other countries, to design reactor technologies and fuel cycles that are safer, more efficient in their generation of nuclear waste, and more proliferation-resistant than today’s systems. This research, though its scope is modest at best given the enormous stakes involved, is potentially of great significance, if it succeeds in identifying technologies and fuel cycle option...

Read More
  • Cover Image

The Security Policy of the Government of Canada: Information, Clas...

By: Robert J. Hayward

Excerpt: Government Security Policy – Overview: // + With regard to administrative management and in particular the security function in government the role of the Treasury Board Secretariat is to provide departments with the tools that will enable them to make good, cost-effective choices in managing their risks. The Security Policy. The Essential Elements // + The Security Policy of the Government of Canada is an administrative policy of the government first approved b...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Supplemental Appropriations for Fy2002: Combating Terrorism and Ot...

By: Amy Belasco

Summary: On March 21, 2002, President Bush requested $27. billion in emergency supplemental funding to continue the war on terrorism and provide additional assistance for New York City and aviation security as well as other homeland security needs. With the $1. billion FY2002 supplemental request for Pell grants in the President’s February budget, the Administration’s request was $28. billion. Although there was broad congressional support for the new supplemental, Congr...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Crs Report for Congress Received through the Crs Web Iraq : Electi...

By: Kenneth Katzman

Excerpt: Shortly after Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) deposed Saddam Hussein’s regime in April 2003, the Bush Administration linked the end of U.S. military occupation to the completion of a new constitution and the holding of national elections, tasks expected to take two years. Prominent Iraqis prevailed on the Bush Administration to accelerate the process, and sovereignty was given to an appointed Iraqi government on June 28, 2004. A new government and a permanent cons...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Crs Report for Congress Received through the Crs Web Iraq : Freque...

By: Valerie Bailey Grasso

Summary: This report provides answers to frequently asked questions about contracts for the reconstruction and recovery in Iraq after Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), and questions about contracts for providing support services to the U.S. military during and after OIF. The report describes the governing authorities for federal government contracting policy in general, and Iraqi contracting policy in particular; the contracting process, issues, and challenges; the authorit...

Read More
 
1
|
2
|
3
Records: 1 - 20 of 45 - Pages: 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Hawaii eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.