Louisiana House of Representatives

David R. Poynter Legislative Research Library

March 2011

Acquisitions | Serials

 

New Acquisitions List – March 2011


ABUSE AND NEGLECT OF ELDERLY
ELDER JUSTICE : stronger federal leadership could enhance national response to elder abuse / Washington, DC : U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), 2011.
http://www.gao.gov/new.items/d11208.pdf

AUDITS
DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATION, BUDGET DEFICIT, STATE OF LOUISIANA : agreed-upon procedures report, issued March 2, 2011 / Baton Rouge : La. Office of Legislative Auditor, 2011.
http://app1.lla.state.la.us/PublicReports.nsf/FCC25C0B59DAD6F186257848005D264A/$FILE/0001D41F.pdf

LOUISIANA WORKFORCE COMMISSION, STATE OF LOUISIANA : management letter, issued March 16, 2011 / Baton Rouge : La. Office of Legislative Auditor, 2011.
http://app1.lla.state.la.us/PublicReports.nsf/2F7E44585A18D6B98625785600535625/$FILE/0001D773.pdf

STATE TRAVEL EXPENDITURES : informational report, issued March 2, 2011 / Baton Rouge : La. Office of Legislative Auditor, 2011.
http://app1.lla.state.la.us/PublicReports.nsf/2E471B39B62CE4F0862578460072CA5D/$FILE/0001D1FD.pdf

BUDGETS
EXECUTIVE BUDGET, FISCAL YEAR 2011-2012 : briefing, March 11, 2011 / Baton Rouge :La. Division of Administration, 2011.
http://doa.louisiana.gov/doa/~FY%2011-12%20Executive%20Budget%20Presentation%20-%20FINAL.pdf

GOVERNORS ARE PROPOSING FURTHER DEEP CUTS IN SERVICES, LIKELY HARMING THEIR ECONOMIES : less-harmful alternatives include revenue increases and rainy day funds / Washington, DC : Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, 2011.
http://www.cbpp.org/files/2-4-11sfp.pdf

CAMPAIGN FINANCE
WRITING REFORM : a guide to drafting state and local campaign finance laws / Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law. -- 2010 Revised Edition. -- New York, N.Y. Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law, 2010.
http://www.brennancenter.org/content/resource/writing_reform_2010/

CENSUS
OVERVIEW OF RACE AND HISPANIC ORIGIN : 2010 / Washington, DC : U.S. Bureau of the Census, 2011.
http://www.census.gov/prod/cen2010/briefs/c2010br-02.pdf

POPULATION DISTRIBUTION AND CHANGE : 2000 to 2010 / Washington, DC : U.S. Bureau of the Census, 2011.
http://www.census.gov/prod/cen2010/briefs/c2010br-01.pdf

CHARTER SCHOOLS
NEXT GENERATION CHARTER SCHOOLS : meeting the needs of Latinos and English language learners / Washington, DC : Center for American Progress; National Council of La Raza, 2010.
http://www.americanprogress.org/issues/2010/09/charter_schools.htm

CHILDREN
DETERMINING THE BEST INTERESTS OF THE CHILD : summary of state laws / Child Welfare Information Gateway. -- Washington, DC : U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Children's Bureau, 2010.
http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/laws_policies/statutes/best_interest.pdf

GROUNDS FOR INVOLUNTARY TERMINATION OF PARENTAL RIGHTS : summary of state laws / Child Welfare Information Gateway. -- Washington, DC : U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Children's Bureau, 2010.
http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/laws_policies/statutes/groundtermin.pdf

PLACEMENT OF CHILDREN WITH RELATIVES : summary of state laws / Child Welfare Information Gateway. -- Washington, DC : U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Children's Bureau, 2010.
http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/laws_policies/statutes/placement.pdf

FAMILY LAW
REGULATION OF PRIVATE DOMESTIC ADOPTION EXPENSES : summary of state laws / Child Welfare Information Gateway. -- Washington, DC : U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Children's Bureau, 2010.
http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/laws_policies/statutes/expenses.pdf

FATHERS
THE RIGHTS OF UNMARRIED FATHERS : summary of state laws / Child Welfare Information Gateway. -- Washington, DC : U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Children's Bureau, 2010.
http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/laws_policies/statutes/putative.pdf

FRAUD
RICKY SINCLAIR, MIRACLE PLACE CHURCH, ALL THE WAY HOUSE ADDICTION TREATMENT / Baton Rouge : La. Office of State Inspector General, 2011.
http://oig.louisiana.gov/assets/docs/reports/2010/CID-10-003.pdf

GAS WELL DRILLING
THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF THE HORIZONTAL WELL SEVERANCE TAX INVESTMENT INCENTIVE / Loren C. Scott and Associates. -- Baton Rouge : La. Oil and Gas Association, 2011.
http://www.loga.la/incentive.pdf

HEALTH CARE
RESPONSE TO HCR NO. 110 OF THE 2010 REGULAR SESSION : delivery of services to Spanish speaking persons / Baton Rouge : La. Department of Health and Hospitals, 2011.

WHO ARE AMERICA'S POOR CHILDREN? : examining health disparities among children in the United States / New York, NY : National Center for Children in Poverty, 2011.
http://www.nccp.org/publications/pdf/text_995.pdf

WHO WILL BE UNINSURED AFTER HEALTH INSURANCE REFORM? / Urban Institute. -- Princeton, NJ : Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, 2011.
http://www.rwjf.org/files/research/71998.pdf

IMMIGRATION
THE FISCAL BURDEN OF ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION ON UNITED STATES TAXPAYERS / Washington, DC : Federation for American Immigration Reform, 2010.
http://www.fairus.org/site/DocServer/USCostStudy_2010.pdf?docID=4921

INFANTS
INFANT SAFE HAVEN LAWS / National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information; National Adoption Information Clearinghouse. -- Washington, DC : U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2010.
http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/laws_policies/statutes/safehaven.pdf

LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY
THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY ON THE BATON ROUGE MSA / Baton Rouge : LSU. Division of Economic Development, 2011.
http://www.lsu.edu/ur/ocur/lsunews/MediaCenter/MediaImages/2011/02/item25534.pdf

MISSISSIPPI DELTA
DELTAS 2010 : world delta dialogues, report of findings / New Orleans : America's Wetland Foundation, 2011.
http://www.americaswetland.com/files/030111-DELTAS2010FindingsReport.pdf

POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION
DEGREES FOR WHAT JOBS? : raising expectations for universities and colleges in a global economy / Washington, DC : NGA Center for Best Practices, 2011.
http://www.nga.org/Files/pdf/1103DEGREESJOBS.PDF

POVERTY
DYNAMICS OF ECONOMIC WELL-BEING : poverty, 2004-2006 / Washington, DC : U.S. Bureau of the Census, 2010.
http://www.census.gov/prod/2011pubs/p70-123.pdf

PRISONERS
TWILIGHT OF THE BROKEN : aging in America's prisons / -- Angola, La. : La. State Penitentiary, Angola, 2010.

PUBLIC HEALTH
INVESTING IN AMERICA'S HEALTH : a state-by-state look at public health funding and key health facts / Trust for America's Health; Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. -- Washington, DC : Trust for America's Health, 2011.
http://healthyamericans.org/reports/prevention-fund/pfr.pdf

REAPPORTIONMENT
A CITIZEN'S GUIDE TO REDISTRICTING / Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law. -- New York, NY : Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law, 2010.
http://brennan.3cdn.net/7182a7e7624ed5265d_6im622teh.pdf

RETIREMENT SYSTEMS
PUBLIC EMPLOYEE OTHER POST EMPLOYMENT BENEFIT PLANS : a case for shifting to a defined-contribution approach / Washington, DC : American Legislative Exchange Council, (ALEC) 2011.
http://www.alec.org/am/pdf/tax/alec_opeb.pdf

SCHOOL ACCOUNTABILITY
STATE STRATEGIES FOR FIXING FAILING SCHOOLS AND DISTRICTS / Washington, DC : NGA Center for Best Practices, 2011.
http://www.nga.org/Files/pdf/1103FIXINGFAILINGSCHOOLS.PDF

YOUTH
STATE TRENDS : legislative victories from 2005 to 2010 removing youth from the adult criminal justice system / Washington, DC : Campaign for Youth Justice, 2011.
http://www.campaignforyouthjustice.org/documents/CFYJ_State_Trends_Report.pdf
 


New Editions of Serial Titles - March 2011

ABORTION

WHO DECIDES : A STATE BY STATE REVIEW OF ABORTION RIGHTS / Washington, DC : NARAL Foundation, 2008-

Holdings:

2008 (17th ed.), 2009 (18th ed.), 2010 (19th ed.), 2011 (20th ed.)

http://www.prochoiceamerica.org/government-and-you/who-decides/

ANNUAL REPORT

THE MEDICAL EDUCATION COMMISSION, STATE OF LOUISIANA, ANNUAL REPORT / Baton Rouge : La. Medical Education Commission, 2000-

Holdings:

2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005/2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010.

http://www.lsuhsc.edu/no/mec/

TRAUMATIC HEAD AND SPINAL CORD INJURY TRUST FUND PROGRAM [YR.] ANNUAL REPORT / La. Department of Social Services. Rehabilitation Services. -- Baton Rouge : La. Department of Social Services, 2007-

Holdings:

2006 (data yr.), 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010.

BUDGETS

TAX EXEMPTION BUDGET / Baton Rouge : La. Department of Revenue, 1982/83-

Holdings:

FY 1982/83, 83/84 (draft), 85/86, 86/87, 87/88, 88/89, 89/90, 90/91, 91/92, 92/93, 94/95, 96/97, 97/98; 98/99, 99/00, 00/01, 01/02, 02/03, 03/04, 04/05, 05/06, 06/07, 07/08, 08/09, 09/10, 10/11.

http://www.rev.state.la.us/sections/publications/sp.asp

CRIMINAL PROCEDURE

FEDERAL CRIMINAL CODE AND RULES : as received to Jan. 19, 2011 / St. Paul, Minn. : West, 2011.

Holdings:

2011.

CRIMINAL STATISTICS

CONSUMER SENTINEL NETWORK DATA BOOK / Washington, DC : Federal Trade Commission, 2010.

Holdings:

2008 (data yr.), 2009 (data yr.), 2010 (data yr.)

http://www.ftc.gov/sentinel/reports/sentinel-annual-reports/sentinel-cy2010.pdf

CRIME STATE RANKINGS : crime in the 50 United States / Washington, DC : CQ Press, 2007-

Holdings:

2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.

HATE CRIMES AGAINST THE HOMELESS : America's growing tide of violence / Washington, DC : National Coalition for the Homeless, 2007-

Holdings:

2006 (data yr.), 2008, 2009.

http://www.nationalhomeless.org/publications/hatecrimes/hatecrimes2009.pdf

DRUGS, CRIMINAL

DRUG ASSET RECOVERY REPORT / Drug Asset Recovery Team. -- Baton Rouge : La. District Attorneys Association, 1992-

Holdings:

1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.

EDUCATION

AP REPORT TO THE NATION [ADVANCED PLACEMENT] / New York, NY : College Board, 2009-

Holdings:

2009, 2010, 2011.

http://apreport.collegeboard.org/sites/default/files/downloads/pdfs/AP_RTN_2011.pdf

http://www.collegeboard.com/html/aprtn/pdf/ap_report_to_the_nation.pdf

CLOSING THE EXPECTATIONS GAP : an annual 50-state progress report on the alignment of high school policies with the demands of college and careers / Washington, DC : Achieve, Inc. 2008-

Holdings:

2009, 2010, 2011.

http://www.achieve.org/ClosingtheExpectationsGap2011

RANKINGS AND ESTIMATES : rankings of the states and estimates of school statistics / Annapolis Junction, Md. : National Education Association, 1999-

Holdings:

1999/2000 (data yr.), 2000/2001, 2001/2002, 2002/2003, 2003/2004, 2004/2005, 2005/2006, 2006/2007, 2008/2009, 2009/2010, 2010/2011.

http://www.nea.org/assets/docs/HE/NEA_Rankings_and_Estimates010711.pdf

THE BROWN CENTER REPORT ON AMERICAN EDUCATION : how well are American students learning / Brown Center on Education Policy. -- Washington, DC : Brookings Institution, 2005-

Holdings:

2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010.

http://www.brookings.edu/reports/2011/0207_education_loveless.aspx

THE CONDITION OF EDUCATION / Washington, DC : National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), 2009-

Holdings:

2009, 2010.

http://nces.ed.gov/pubsearch/pubsinfo.asp?pubid=2010028

FEDERAL FUNDS

TITLE XX SOCIAL SERVICES BLOCK GRANT FINAL INTENDED USE REPORT, STATE OF LOUISIANA, STATE FISCAL YEAR ---- / Baton Rouge : La. Department of Social Services, 2007-

Holdings:

2008/2009, 2009/2010, 2010/2011.

http://www.dss.state.la.us/index.cfm?md=pagebuilder&tmp=home&pid=131

FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS

THE FINANCIAL SERVICES FACT BOOK / Insurance Information Institute; Financial Services Roundtable. 2011.

Holdings:

2009, 2010, 2011.

http://www.fsround.org/publications/pdfs/2011/Financial_Services_Factbook_2011[1].pdf

FINANCIAL STATEMENTS

FIREFIGHTERS' RETIREMENT SYSTEM COMPREHENSIVE ANNUAL FINANCIAL REPORT / Baton Rouge : La. Firefighters' Retirement System, 2010.

Holdings:

2010.

http://www.lafirefightersret.com/finance.html

HEALTH CARE ACCESSIBILITY

NATIONAL HEALTHCARE DISPARITIES REPORT / U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. -- Rockville, Md. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2008-

Holdings:

2008, 2009, 2010.

http://www.ahrq.gov/qual/nhdr10/nhdr10.pdf

HEALTH FACILITIES

ASSISTED LIVING STATE REGULATORY REVIEW / Washington, DC : National Center for Assisted Living, 2011.

Holdings:

2011.

http://www.ahcancal.org/ncal/resources/Pages/AssistedLivingRegulations.aspx

HEALTH INSURANCE

STATE OF THE STATES [UNINSURED COVERAGE] / Academy Health. -- Washington, DC : Academy for Health Services Research and Health Policy, 2008-

Holdings:

2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.

http://www.statecoverage.org/stateofthestates2011

INSURANCE DEPARTMENT

HCR 3 OF THE 2009 REGULAR SESSION OF THE LOUISIANA LEGISLATURE : report on efforts by the Louisiana Department of Insurance to maximize efficiency, minimize waste and save taxpayer dollars / La. Department of Insurance. -- Baton Rouge : 2010-

Holdings:

2010, 2011.

JUDICIAL PROCEDURE

FEDERAL CIVIL JUDICIAL PROCEDURE AND RULES : Rule amendments received to January 19, 2011 -- St. Paul : West, 2011.

Holdings:

2011.

MEDICAL CARE

AMERICA'S HEALTH RANKINGS : a call to action for people and their communities / Minnetonka, Minn. : UnitedHealth Foundation, 2005-

Holdings:

2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010.

http://www.americashealthrankings.org/2010/AHR2010Edition-compact.pdf

HEALTH CARE STATE RANKINGS : health care in the 50 United States / Washington, DC : CQ Press, 2007-

Holdings:

2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.

NATIONAL HEALTHCARE QUALITY REPORT / U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. -- Rockville, Md. : U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2008-

Holdings:

2008, 2009, 2010.

http://www.ahrq.gov/qual/nhqr10/nhqr10.pdf

MEDICARE

MEDICARE AND YOU / Baltimore, Md. : Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, 2011.

Holdings:

2011.

http://www.medicare.gov/Publications/Pubs/pdf/10050.pdf

MINORITY HEALTH

CANCER FACTS AND FIGURES FOR AFRICAN AMERICANS, [YRS.] / Atlanta : American Cancer Society, 2007-

Holdings:

2007/2008, 2009/2010, 2011/2012.

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@epidemiologysurveilance/documents/document/acspc-027765.pdf

MOTOR VEHICLES

THE ROADMAP TO STATE HIGHWAY SAFETY LAWS / Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety. -- Washington, DC : 2011.

Holdings:

2011.

http://www.saferoads.org/2011-roadmap-state-highway-safety-laws

NURSING HOMES

ACT 293 OF THE 2007 REGULAR SESSION, MEDICATION ATTENDANT CERTIFIED PILOT PROGRAM ANNUAL LEGISLATIVE REPORT / La. Department of Health and Hospitals. Health Standards Section. -- Baton Rouge : La. Department of Health and Hospitals, 2009-

Holdings:

2009, 2011.

PRIVATIZATION

ANNUAL PRIVATIZATION REPORT / Los Angeles, Calif. Reason Public Policy Institute, 2008-

Holdings:

2008, 2009, 2010.

http://reason.org/news/show/annual-privatization-report-2010

RETIREMENT SYSTEMS

WILSHIRE REPORT ON STATE RETIREMENT SYSTEMS : funding levels and asset allocation -- [s.l.] Wilshire Associates, 2003-

Holdings:

2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.

http://www.nasra.org/resources/Wilshire_2010.pdf

SCHOOL ACCOUNTABILITY

LOUISIANA STATE EDUCATION PROGRESS REPORT LOUISIANA PROGRESS PROFILES STATE REPORT / La. Department of Education. Office of Research and Development. -- Baton Rouge : La. Department of Education, 1991-

Holdings:

1990-1991(academic year), 1991-1992, 1992-1993, 1993-1994, 1994-1995, 1996-1997, 1997-1998, 1999-2000, 2000-2001, 2001-2002, 2002-2003, 2003-2004, 2004-2005, 2006-2007, 2008-2009.

http://www.doe.state.la.us/offices/infomanagement/state_progress_reports.html

https://www.louisianaschools.net/lde/uploads/17015.zip

SCHOOL CHOICE

SCHOOL CHOICE YEARBOOK / Washington, DC : Alliance for School Choice, 2009-

Holdings:

08/09, 09/10, 10/11.

http://www.allianceforschoolchoice.org/UploadedFiles/Home/School%20Choice%20Yearbook%202010-11.pdf

SCHOOL FOOD PROGRAMS

SCHOOL BREAKFAST SCORECARD / Washington, DC : Food Research and Action Center, 2011.

Holdings:

2009/10 (school yr.)

http://frac.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/sbscorecard2010.pdf

SECONDARY EDUCATION

IMPLEMENTING GRADUATION COUNTS : state progress to date / Washington, DC : NGA Center for Best Practices, 2006-

Holdings:

2006, 2008, 2009, 2010.

http://www.nga.org/Files/pdf/1012GRADCOUNTSPROGRESS.PDF

SOCIAL SECURITY

ANNUAL STATISTICAL SUPPLEMENT TO THE SOCIAL SECURITY BULLETIN / Washington, DC : U.S. Social Security Administration, 2010.

Holdings:

2009 (data yr.)

http://www.ssa.gov/policy/docs/statcomps/supplement/

STATE OF THE STATE

STATE OF THE STATES / Stateline.org. -- Washington, DC : Pew Center on the States, 2006-

Holdings:

2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.

http://www.stateline.org/live/static/stateofthestates2011

STATISTICS

STATISTICAL ABSTRACT OF THE UNITED STATES : the national data book / Washington, DC : U.S. Bureau of the Census, 2001-

Holdings:

2001, 2002, 2003, 2004/2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.

SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

REACHING THOSE IN NEED : State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program participation rates in [yr.] / Mathematica Policy Research. -- [s.l.] U.S. Department of Agriculture. Food and Nutrition Service, 2010-

Holdings:

2008 (data yr.)

http://www.mathematica-mpr.com/publications/PDFs/nutrition/fns08rates.pdf

SUPREME COURT

JUSTICE AT WORK : the state of judicial performance in Louisiana [FY] / La. Supreme Court. Judicial Administrator. -- New Orleans : La. Supreme Court, 2000-

Holdings:

1999, 2000/2001, 2001/2002, 2002/2003, 2003/2004, 2004/2005, 2005/2006, 2006/2007, 2007/2008, 2008/2009.

http://www.lasc.org/press_room/annual_reports/default.asp

TAXES

FACTS AND FIGURES : how does your state compare / Washington, DC : Tax Foundation, 2008-

Holdings:

2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.

http://taxfoundation.org/files/ff2011.pdf

TRANSPORTATION

POCKET GUIDE TO TRANSPORTATION / Washington, DC : U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics, 2011.

Holdings:

2011.

https://www.bts.gov/publications/pocket_guide_to_transportation/

VITAL STATISTICS

HEALTH RISKS AMONG LOUISIANA ADULTS : a report from the Behavioral Risk Surveillance System / La. Department of Health and Hospitals. Bureau of Primary Care and Rural Health. -- Baton Rouge : La. Department of Health and Hospitals, 2007-

Holdings:

2007, 2009, 2010.

http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/publications/pubs-245/BRFSS2008FINAL.pdf