Louisiana Legislative Library - September 2012 Acquisitions List

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Acquistions - September 2012


AGED

At America's Expense: The Mass Incarceration Of The Elderly.  New York, NY: American Civil Liberties Union, 2012.

 
AUDITS
Department Of Public Safety And Corrections - Youth Services - Office Of Juvenile Justice, State Of Louisiana: Procedural Report, Issued September 19, 2012.  Baton Rouge: La. Office of Legislative Auditor, 2012.
 
BUDGETS
NCSL Analysis Of Sequestration: What It Means In Dollars And Cents For States For FY 2013.  Denver: NCSL, 2012.
 
CENSUS
Census 2010, Summary Tape File 1: Census of Population And Housing.  Washington, DC: U.S. Bureau of the Census, 2012.
 
CHEMICAL TESTING
Drug Testing And Crime-Related Restrictions In TANF, SNAP, And Housing Assistance.  Washington, DC: U.S. Congressional Research Service, 2012.
 
CONSTITUTIONAL LAW
Legal Analysis Of Religious Exemptions For Photo Identification Requirements.  Washington, DC: U.S. Congressional Research Service, 2012.
 
CONSUMER PROTECTION
Model Family Financial Protection Act.  Washington, DC: National Consumer Law Center, 2012.
 
CREDIT CARDS
Loaded With Uncertainty: Are Prepaid Cards A Smart Alternative To Checking Accounts?  Washington, DC: Pew Charitable Trusts, 2012.
 
CRIME PREVENTION
The Economic Benefits Of Reducing Violent Crime: A Case Study Of 8 American Cities.  Washington, DC: Center for American Progress, 2012.
 
DISASTER RELIEF
Federal Disaster Assistance: Improved Criteria Needed To Assess A Jurisdiction's Capability To Respond And Recover On Its Own.  Washington, DC: U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) 2012.
 
DRIVER LICENSES
Driver's License Security: Federal Leadership Needed To Address Remaining Vulnerabilities.  Washington, DC: U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) 2012.
 
DROUGHTS
Drought In The United States: Causes And Issues For Congress.  Washington, DC: U.S. Congressional Research Service, 2012.
 
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Redesigning State Economic Development Agencies.  Washington, DC: NGA Center for Best Practices, 2012.
 
EDUCATION RESEARCH
Education, Job Openings, And Unemployment In Metropolitan America.  Washington, DC.  Brookings Institution, 2012.
 
ENERGY EFFICIENCY
Ten Trends To Track: State Policy Innovations To Advance Energy Efficiency And Renewable Energy.  Washington, DC: NGA Center for Best Practices, [2012]
 
FEDERAL TAXATION
Taxes And The Economy: An Economic Analysis Of The Top Tax Rates Since 1945.  Washington, DC: U.S. Congressional Research Service, 2012.
 
FIREARMS
Internet Firearm And Ammunition Sales.  Washington, DC: U.S. Congressional Research Service, 2012.
 
FISHING
Economic Costs Of Historic Overfishing On Recreational Fisheries: South Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico Regions.  Portland, Ore.: Ecotrust, 2012.
 
GOVERNMENTAL FINANCE
Growth In State Tax Revenues Continued In The Second Quarter Of 2012.  Albany, NY: Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government. Fiscal Studies Program, 2012.
 
GUN CONTROL
Gun Control Legislation.  Washington, DC: U.S. Congressional Research Service, 2012.
 
HEALTH
A Guide To The Supreme Court's Decision On The ACA's Medicaid Expansion.  Menlo Park, Calif.: Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, 2012.
Implementing The ACA's Medicaid-Related Health Reform Provisions After The Supreme Court's Decision.  Menlo Park, Calif.: Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, 2012.
National, State And Local Area Vaccination Coverage Among Children Aged 19-35 Months - United States, 2011.  Washington, DC: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2012.
 
HEALTH INSURANCE
Cross-Cutting Issues: State Progress In Implementing Health Insurance Exchanges: Results From 10 State Analyses.  Washington, DC: Urban Institute, 2012.
Number Of Uninsured Fell In 2011 Largely Due To Health Reform And Public Programs.  Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.  -- Washington, DC: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, 2012.
Uninsured Rate Fell Or Held Steady In Almost Every State Last Year, New Census Data Show.  Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.  Washington, DC: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, 2012.
 
HEALTH PLANNING
State Health Plans During Times Of Fiscal Austerity: The Challenge Of Improving Benefits While Moderating Costs.  Washington, DC: Center For State and Local Government Excellence, 2012.
 
LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS
The Evolution Of American Legislatures: Colonies, Territories And States, 1619-2009.  Squire, Peverill  -- Ann Arbor, Mich. University of Michigan, 2012.  Includes bibliographical references.
 
MEDICAID
Medicaid: State's Use Of Managed Care.  Washington, DC: U.S. General Accounting Office, 2012.
Medicaid Financing: An Overview of the Federal Medicaid Matching Rate (FMAP) .  Washington, DC: Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured, 2012.
 
MUNICIPAL FINANCE
Guide To Sound Fiscal Management For Municipalities.  Boston: Pioneer Institute, 2012.
 
PATIENT PROTECTION AND AFFORDABLE CARE ACT
Selected Issues Related To The Effect Of NFIB v. Sebelius On The Medicaid Expansion Requirements In Section 2001 Of The Affordable Care Act.  Washington, DC: U.S. Congressional Research Service, 2012.
 
POLICE QUESTIONING
Key Issues In The Police Use Of Pedestrian Stops And Searches: Discussion Papers From An Urban Institute Roundtable.  Washington, DC: Urban Institute, 2012. Includes bibliographic notes.
 
POPULATION STATISTICS
Demographic Data For Places In Southeast Louisiana: A Reference For Understanding Communities Impacted By Hurricane Isaac.  New Orleans: Greater New Orleans Community Data Center, 2012.
 
POVERTY
Child Poverty And Its Lasting Consequence: Summary.  Washington, DC: Urban Institute, 2012.
Child Poverty And Its Lasting Consequence.  Urban Institute.  -- Washington, DC: Urban Institute, 2012.  Low-income working families project. Paper 21.
 
PRESCHOOL EDUCATION
Our Troubled Education System: A Threat To National Security. High- Quality Early Education And Other School Reforms Cannot Wait.  Washington, DC: Mission: Readiness, 2011.
Ready, Willing, And Unable To Serve: 75 Percent Of Young Adults Cannot Join The Military. Early Education Across America Is Needed To Ensure National Security.  Washington, DC: Mission: Readiness, 2012.
 
REGULATORY COMMISSIONS
A Guide To State Oil & Gas Regulatory Entities In The South.  [Draft]  Norcross, Ga.: Southern States Energy Board, 2012.
 
RETIREMENT SYSTEMS
Public-Employee Retirement Systems State- And Locally-Administered Pensions Summary Report: 2010.  Washington, D.C. U.S. Bureau of the Census, 2012.
State Retirement Plans For Public Safety Employees.  Denver: NCSL, 2012.
 
REVENUE DEPARTMENT
Department Of Revenue Presentation To Revenue Study Commission: Created by SCR 103 of the 2012 Regular Legislative Session.  Baton Rouge: La. Department of Revenue, 2012.
 
SCHOOL FINANCE
New School Year Brings More Cuts In State Funding For Schools.  Washington, DC: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, 2012.
 
SCHOOL FOOD PROGRAMS
Key Steps To Improve Access To Free And Reduced-Price School Meals.  Washington, DC: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, 2012.
 
SENTENCING
To Build A Better Criminal Justice System: 25 Experts Envision The Next 25 Years Of Reform.  Sentencing Project.  -- Washington, DC: Sentencing Project, 2012.
 
SEX CRIMES
Failure To Register As A Sex Offender: A Legal Analysis of 18 U.S.C. 2250.  U.S. Congressional Research Service.  -- Washington, DC: U.S.  Congressional Research Service, 2012.
 
SOCIAL SERVICES
Social Services Block Grant: Background And Funding.  Washington, DC: U.S. Congressional Research Service, 2012.
 
STATE EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT SYSTEM
Louisiana State Employees' Retirement System Trustee Training Report.  La.  State Employees' Retirement System.  Baton Rouge: 2008-  .  Submitted in compliance with R.S. 11.185.
 
SUPREME COURT
U.S. Supreme Court October 2011 Term Cases Affecting State Government.  Lexington, KY: CSG, 2012.
Cases: National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius, Arizona v. United States, Perry v. Perez, Douglas v. Independent Living Center of Southern California, Armour v. Indianapolis, Reichle v. Howards, United States v. Jones, Florence v. Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Burlington, Miller, v. Alabama, Coleman v. Maryland Court of Appeals, National Meat Association v. Harris, Astrue v. Capato, Knox v. Service Employees International Union Local 1000, PPL Montana v. Montana, Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians v. Patchak, Sackett v. Environmental Protection Agency, Rehber v. Paulk, Messerschmidt v. Millender, Howes v. Fields.
 
TANF
Temporary Assistance For Needy Families: Welfare Waivers.  Washington, DC: U.S. Congressional Research Service, 2012.
 
TAXATION
Federal Deductibility Of State And Local Taxes.  Washington, DC: U.S. Congressional Research Service,
The Charitable Property-Tax Exemption And Pilots.  Washington, DC: Urban Institute, 2012.
 
TEACHERS
The Irreplaceables: Understanding The Real Retention Crisis In America’s Urban Schools.  Brooklyn, NY: TNTP [The New Teacher Project] 2012.
Transforming Tenure: Using Value-Added Modeling To Identify Ineffective Teachers.  Manhattan Institute, 2012.
 
TOURISM
Louisiana Tourism Forecast: 2012-2015.  Baton Rouge: La. Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism, 2012.
 
TRANSPORTATION STATISTICS
United States Transportation Facts And Figures.  Washington, DC: U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics. 2012.
 
UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION
Unemployment Compensation (UC): Eligibility For Students Under State And Federal Laws.  Washington, DC: U.S. Congressional Research Service, 2012.
 
WEALTH
Do Financial Support And Inheritance Contribute To The Racial Wealth Gap?  Washington, DC: Urban Institute, 2012.
 
WETLANDS
Beyond Unintended Consequences: Adaptation For Gulf Coast Resiliency And Sustainability. Final Report And Recommendations.  America's Wetland Foundation, 2012.
 
YOUTH
Vulnerable Youth: Background And Policies.  Washington, DC: U.S. Congressional Research Service, 2012.

Serials List – September 2012

AGED
Older Americans [YR]: Key Indicators Of Well-Being.  Federal Interagency Forum on Aging Related Statistics.  -- Washington, DC: U.S. G.P.O. 2008-  .  Holdings:  2008 (data yr.), 2010, 2012.
 
BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS
Boards, Commissions, And Like Entities: Report To The Legislature.  Baton Rouge: La. Office of Legislative Auditor, 1992 --.  Holdings:  1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2012 Aug.
 
BUDGETS
State Budget Update: [month, year] .  NCSL. Fiscal Affairs Program.  -- Denver: NCSL, 2003 --.  Holdings:  2003 Feb., 2003 Apr., 2003 Nov., 2004 Feb., 2004 Apr., 2004 Nov., 2005 Apr., 2005 Nov., 2006 Mar., 2006 Nov., 2007 Mar., 2007 Nov., 2008 Apr., 2008 June, 2008 Nov., 2009 Apr., 2009 July, 2009 Nov., 2010 Apr., 2010 July, 2010 Nov., 2011 Mar., 2011 Nov., 2012 May.
 
CENSUS
Income, Poverty, And Health Insurance Coverage In The United States: [yr.] .  Washington, DC: U.S. Bureau of the Census, 2005 --.  Holdings:  2007(data year), 2008, 2009, 2010,2011.
 
CHILDREN
America's Children In Brief: Key National Indicators Of Well-Being.  Washington, DC: Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics, 2008 --.  Holdings:  2008, 2010, 2012.
Child Welfare Outcomes: Report to Congress.  U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Children's Bureau.  -- Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2012.  Holdings:  2007-2010 (data yrs)
 
CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES
Adult Correctional Systems: A Report Submitted To The Fiscal Affairs and Governmental Operations Committee, Southern Legislative Conference, Council of State Governments.  Atlanta: CSG. Southern Legislative Conference, 1986-87, 1991 --.  Holdings:  1986, 1987, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
 
CRIMINAL PROCEDURE
Federal Criminal Code And Rules: As Received to May 29, 2012.  St. Paul, Minn.: West, 2012.  Holdings:  2012 revised
 
ECONOMIC STATISTICS
The State Of Working America.  Economic Policy Institute. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2009 --.  Holdings:  2012 (Internet only)
 
EDUCATION TESTING
The Condition Of College And Career Readiness.  Iowa City: ACT, Inc. 2009 --.  Holdings:  2009, 2011, 2012.
 
EMPLOYEE BENEFITS
Employer Health Benefits: Annual Survey.  Menlo Park, Calif.: Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, 2009 --.  Holdings:  2010, 2011, 2012.
 
EMPLOYMENT
Louisiana State Government Workforce Utilization Report.  La. Department of State Civil Service.  -- Baton Rouge: La. Department of State Civil Service, 2011 --.
 
EVIDENCE
Handbook On Louisiana Evidence Law.  Pugh, George W.  -- St. Paul, Minn.: West, 2012.  Holdings: 2012.
 
FINANCIAL STATEMENTS
Louisiana Lottery Corporation, A Component Unit Of The State Of Louisiana: Comprehensive Annual Financial Report For The Fiscal Year Ended June 30, ____.  Baton Rouge: La. Lottery Corp. 1999 --.  Holdings:  1998, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.
 
FISHERIES
Fisheries Of The United States.  Silver Spring, Md.: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 2007 --.  Holdings:  2009 (data yr.), 2010, 2011.
 
FOSTER CARE
Foster Care And Adoption Management Report.  La. Department of Social Services. Office of Community Services.  -- Baton Rouge: La. Department of Social Services, 2003 --.  Holdings:  2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010.
 
HEALTH INSURANCE
Small Group Health Insurance In [yr.]: A Comprehensive Survey Of Premiums, Consumer Choices, And Benefits.  Washington, DC: America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) 2006 --.  Holdings:  2006 (data yr.), 2008, 2010.
 
JUDICIAL PROCEDURE
Federal Civil Judicial Procedure And Rules: Rule Amendments Received to June 28, 2012.  St. Paul: West, 2012.  Holdings:  2012 Revised.
 
LONG TERM CARE
Across The States 2012: Profiles Of Long-Term Care And Independent Living.  AARP Public Policy Institute.  -- Washington, DC: AARP, 2004 --.  Holdings:  2006, 2009, 2012.
 
MEDICAID
Comparative Data Report On Medicaid: A Report Submitted To The Fiscal Affairs and Governmental Operations Committee, Southern Legislative Conference, Council of State Governments.  Atlanta: CSG. Southern Legislative Conference, 1992 --.  Holdings:  1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011, 2012.
Medicaid Purchase Plan: Report Prepared In Response to LA-R.S. 40:1299.78.5 [SB 305] .  Baton Rouge: La. Department of Health and Hospitals, 2010 --.  Holdings:  2010 Mar, 2010 July, 2011 Nov, 2012 Jan, 2012 Sept.
 
MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM
Municipal Employees' Retirement System, June 30, ---- Actuarial Valuation.  Baton Rouge: Municipal Employees' Retirement System of La. 2008 --.  Holdings:  2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.
 
SOCIAL SECURITY
Annual Statistical Supplement To The Social Security Bulletin.  Washington, DC: U.S. Social Security Administration, 2012.  Holdings:  2011 (data yr.)
Fast Facts And Figures About Social Security.  Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2012.  Holdings:  2012.
 
STATE EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT SYSTEM
Louisiana State Employees' Retirement System Trustee Training Report.  La. State Employees' Retirement System.  -- Baton Rouge: 2008 --.  Holdings:  2007/2008, 2008/2009, 2009/2010, 2010/2011, 2011/2012.
 
TRANSPORTATION
Pocket Guide To Transportation.  Washington, DC: U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics, 2012.  Holdings:  2012.
 
WORKER'S COMPENSATION
Workers' Compensation Year Book.  Horsham, PA: LRP Publications, 2007 --.  Holdings:  2007, 2008, 2009.