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New Acquisitions List – July 2012

AUDITS
CRESCENT CITY CONNECTION DIVISION, HOUSE RESOLUTION NO. 106 : informational report, issued July 25, 2012 / Baton Rouge : La. Office of Legislative Auditor, 2012.
http://app1.lla.state.la.us/PublicReports.nsf/EDE3FE260352B9BA86257A440076093F/$FILE/0002B7F4.pdf
 
DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY, STATE OF LOUISIANA : procedural report, issued July 5, 2012 / Baton Rouge : La. Office of Legislative Auditor, 2012.
http://app1.lla.state.la.us/PublicReports.nsf/AD06E449C9F6969E86257A32006B5573/$FILE/0002B37C.pdf
 
DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATION, OFFICE OF RISK MANAGEMENT, PRIVATIZATION BY FARA [F.A. RICHARD & ASSOCIATES] : performance audit, issued July 18, 2012 /  Baton Rouge : La. Office of Legislative Auditor, 2012.
http://app1.lla.state.la.us/PublicReports.nsf/2189A97FAF02669186257A3F00610C61/$FILE/0002B70C.pdf
 
CHILDREN 
SNAP PLAYS A CRITICAL ROLE IN HELPING CHILDREN / Washington, DC : Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, 2012.
http://www.cbpp.org/files/7-17-12fa.pdf
 
COLLEGE TECHNOLOGY
STATE AUTHORIZATION RECIPROCITY AGREEMENT BACKGROUNDER / Lexington, KY : CSG, 2012.
http://knowledgecenter.csg.org/drupal/system/files/sara_backgrounder_0.pdf
 
COLLEGE TUITION
COMMITTEE PRINT - FOR PROFIT HIGHER EDUCATION : the failure to safeguard the federal investment and ensure student success / Washington, DC : U.S. Senate. Health Education Labor and Pensions, 2012.
http://www.help.senate.gov/hearings/hearing/?id=cdd6e130-5056-9502-5dd2-e4d005721cb2
 
COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION
IMPLEMENTATION OF COMMUNITY SERVICES BLOCK GRANTS UNDER ARRA / Washington, DC : Urban Institute, 2012.
http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/412602-Implementation-of-Community-Services-Block-Grants-under-ARRA.pdf?RSSFeed=Urban.xml
 
GAMBLING
GAMBLING IN AMERICA : are states hooked on money from games? / Washington, DC : CQ Press, 2012.
 
GOVERNMENTAL FINANCE
TAX REVENUES SURPASS PREVIOUS PEAK BUT GROWTH SOFTENS ONCE AGAIN : local property tax collections resume modest gains / Albany, NY : Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government. Fiscal Studies Program, 2012.
http://www.rockinst.org/pdf/government%20finance/state%20revenue%20report/2012-04-19-SRR%2087.pdf
 
HUMAN TRAFFICKING
IDENTIFYING CHALLENGES TO IMPROVE THE INVESTIGATION AND PROSECUTION OF STATE
AND LOCAL HUMAN TRAFFICKING CASES / Washington, DC : Urban Institute, 2012.
http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/412593-State-and-Local-Human-Trafficking-Cases.pdf?RSSFeed=UI%20JusticePolicyCenter.xml
 
JUVENILE JUSTICE
FIRST REPORT FOR LEGISLATIVE REVIEW OF AGENCY PROPOSED RULE ENTITLED EDUCATIONAL AND WORK ASSIGNMENT EXPERIENCE INCENTIVE PROGRAM / Baton Rouge : La. Department of Public Safety and Corrections, 2012.
 
JUVENILES
PREVENTING TOBACCO USE AMONG YOUTH AND YOUNG ADULTS : executive summary / Rockville, Md. : U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2012.
 
PREVENTING TOBACCO USE AMONG YOUTH AND YOUNG ADULTS : a report of the Surgeon General / Rockville, Md. : U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2012.
 
MEDICAID
HOW HEALTH REFORM'S MEDICAID EXPANSION WILL IMPACT STATE BUDGETS : federal government will pick up nearly all costs, even as expansion provides coverage to millions of low-income uninsured Americans / Washington, DC : Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, 2012.
http://www.cbpp.org/files/7-12-12health.pdf
 
MAKING THE MEDICAID EXPANSION AN ACA OPTION: : How many low-income Americans could remain uninsured / Washington, DC : Urban Institute, 2012.
http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/412606-Making-the-Medicaid-Expansion-an-ACA-Option.pdf?RSSFeed=Urban.xml
 
MEDICAID ENROLLMENT AND SPENDING, 2009 TO 2011 / Lexington, KY : CSG, 2012.
http://knowledgecenter.csg.org/drupal/content/medicaid-enrollment-and-spending-2009-2011  
 
OPTING OUT OF THE MEDICAID EXPANSION UNDER THE ACA: : How many uninsured adults would not be eligible for Medicaid? / Washington, DC : Urban Institute, 2012.
http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/412607-Opting-Out-of-the-Medicaid-Expansion-Under-the-ACA.pdf?RSSFeed=Urban.xml
 
SUPREME COURT DECISION ON THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT: : What it means for medicaid / Washington, DC : Urban Institute, 2012.
http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/412605-Supreme-Court-Decision-on-the-Affordable-Care-Act.pdf?RSSFeed=Urban.xml
 
MEDICAL PERSONNEL
SENATE BILL 93 (ACT 50) OF THE 2011 REGULAR SESSION / Baton Rouge : La. Department of Health and Hospitals, 2012.
 
MENTAL HEALTH
EVIDENCE-BASED TREATMENT FOR SCHIZOPHRENIA AND BIPOLAR DISORDER IN STATE MEDICAID PROGRAMS / Washington, DC : U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, 2012.
http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/reports/2012/sbpdIB.pdf
  
PENSIONS
ARE PENSION REFORMS HELPING STATES ATTRACT AND RETAIN THE BEST WORKERS / Washington, DC : Urban Institute, 2012.
http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/412614-Are-Pension-Reforms-Helping-States-Attract-and-Retain-the-Best-Workers.pdf
 
PROPERTY TAX
THE IMPACT OF THE GREAT RECESSION ON LOCAL PROPERTY TAXES / Albany, NY : Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government. Fiscal Studies Program, 2012.
http://www.rockinst.org/pdf/government%20finance/2012-07-16-Recession%20Local%20%20Property%20Tax.pdf
 
SCHOOLS
AN ACCIDENT OF HISTORY : breaking the district monopoly on public school facilities / Washington, DC : National Alliance for Public Charter Schools, 2012.
http://www.publiccharters.org/data/files/Publication_docs/NAPCS_An%20Accident%20of%20History_2012_20120713T092237.pdf?
 
TANF
TANF ELECTRONIC BENEFIT CARDS : some states are restricting certain TANF transactions, but challenges remain / Washington, DC : U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) 2012.
http://www.gao.gov/assets/600/592787.pdf
 
UNEMPLOYMENT 
DISADVANTAGED WORKERS AND THE UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE PROGRAM / Washington, DC : Urban Institute, 2012.
http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/412620-Disadvantaged-Workers-and-the-Unemployment-Insurance-Program.pdf?RSSFeed=Urban.xml
 
IDENTIFYING THOSE AT GREATER RISK OF LONG-TERM UNEMPLOYMENT / Washington, DC : Urban Institute, 2012.
http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/412621-Identifying-Those-at-Greater-Risk-of-Long-Term-Unemployment.pdf?RSSFeed=Urban.xml
 
RACIAL AND ETHNIC DIFFERENCES IN RECEIPT OF UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE BENEFITS DURING THE GREAT RECESSION / Washington, DC : Urban Institute, 2012.
http://www.urban.org/UploadedPDF/412596-Racial-and-Ethnic-Differences-in-Receipt-of-Unemployment-Insurance-Benefits-During-the-Great-Recession.pdf?RSSFeed=Urban.xml
 
VOTING REQUIREMENTS
VOTER RIGHTS : should photo IDs be required at the ballot box?  / Washington, DC : CQ Press, 2012.
 
WISCONSIN 
SUMMARY OF THE 2011-2012 WISCONSIN LEGISLATIVE SESSION / Madison, WI : Wisconsin. Legislative Reference Bureau, 2012.
Also contains a brief on concealed carry and firearms laws in Wisconsin. 
 

New Editions of Serials List – July 2012

ANNUAL REPORT
LOUISIANA PUBLIC FACILITIES AUTHORITY ANNUAL REPORT / Baton Rouge : La. Public Facilities Authority, 1999-

Holdings: 1998 (data yr.), 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.
http://www.lpfa.com/PageDisplay.asp?p1=1710
 
ATTORNEYS
LOUISIANA LEGAL DIRECTORY : official directory of the Louisiana Bar Association / Dallas, Tex. Legal Directories Publishing Co, 2012.
Holdings: 2011.
 
CRIMINAL STATISTICS
CRIME IN LOUISIANA : a report on the number of offenses reported to police and arrests made in Louisiana's law enforcement agencies / Baton Rouge : La. Commission on Law Enforcement and Administration of Criminal Justice, 1976, 1992-
Holdings: 1976 (data yr.), 1992, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010.
http://lcle.la.gov/programs/uploads/2010_Crime_in_LA__Final.pdf
 
DISTRICT ATTORNEYS RETIREMENT SYSTEM
ACT 9 OF 2005 REGULAR SESSION, PROHIBITED NATIONS INVESTMENTS HOLDINGS REPORTS AND ANALYSIS [RESPONSES FROM PORTFOLIO MANAGERS] / Baton Rouge : La. District Attorneys Retirement System, 2012-
Holdings: 2011 Dec, 2012.
 
EDUCATION STATISTICS
THE CONDITION OF EDUCATION / Washington, DC : National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) 2010-
Holdings: 2010, 2011, 2012.
http://www.edpubs.gov/document/ed005331p.pdf?ck=648
 
 
GOVERNMENTAL FINANCE
THE FISCAL SURVEY OF STATES / Washington, DC : National Association of State Budget Officers (NASBO) 1985-
Holdings: 2/85, 6/85, 3/86, 8/86, 3/87, 9/87, 3/88, 10/88, 3/89, 9/89, 3/90, 9/90, 4/91, 10/91, 4/92, 10/92, 4/93, 10/93, 4/94, 11/94, 5/95, 10/95, 4/96, 4/97, 12/97, 5/98, 12/98, 6/99, 12/99, 8/00, 12/00, 6/01, 12/01, 05/02, 11/02, 6/03, 12/03, 04/04, 12/04, 06/05, 12/05, 06/06, 12/06, 06/07, 12/07, 06/08, 12/08, 06/09, 12/09, 06/10, 12/10, 06/11, 12/11, 06/12.
http://www.nga.org/files/live/sites/NGA/files/pdf/FSS1206.PDF
 
HAZARDOUS WASTE
ANNUAL LEGISLATIVE REPORT FOR FISCAL YEAR ---- / Baton Rouge : La. Department of Environmental Quality, 2003-
Holdings: 1998 - 2001, 2000/2001, 2003/2004, 2004/2005, 2005/2006, 2006/2007, 2007/2008, 2008/2009, 2009/2010, 2010/2011.
http://www.deq.louisiana.gov/portal/tabid/2447/Default.aspx
 
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, 2012.
http://www.wikipension.com/images/6/6e/Wilshire_2011.pdf
 
REVENUES
COMPARATIVE REVENUES [YR] THROUGH [YR] AND REVENUE FORECASTS / Atlanta : CSG. Southern Legislative Conference, 2005-
Holdings: 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010.
http://www.slcatlanta.org/Publications/cdrs/2011/2011_CDR_REVENUES.pdf
 
SCHOOL FINANCE
LOUISIANA MFP ACCOUNTABILITY REPORT / Baton Rouge : La. Department of Education, 2004-
Holdings: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.
http://www.doe.state.la.us/offices/infomanagement/mfp_accountability_report.html
 
STATE EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT SYSTEM
ACT 9 OF 2005 REGULAR SESSION, PROHIBITED NATIONS INVESTMENTS HOLDINGS REPORT AND ANALYSIS / La. State Employees' Retirement System.  -- Baton Rouge : La. State Employees' Retirement System, 2008-
Holdings: 2008, 2009, 2009 Aug., 2010, 2010 Aug., 2011, 2011 July, 2012.
 
ACT 9 OF 2005 REGULAR SESSION, PROHIBITED NATIONS INVESTMENTS HOLDINGS REPORTS AND ANALYSIS [RESPONSES FROM PORTFOLIO MANAGERS] / Baton Rouge : La. School Employees' Retirement System, 2011-
Holdings: 2011 June, 2011 Dec, 2012.
 
 
STATE GOVERNMENT
THE BOOK OF THE STATES / Lexington, Ky. CSG, 1970-
Holdings: 1970/1971, 1972/1973, 1974/1975, 1976/1977, 1978/1979, 1980/1981, 1982/1983, 1984/1985, 1986/1987, 1988/1989, 1990/1991, 1992/1993, 1994/1995, 1996/1997, 1998/1999, 2000/2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012.
 
TAXES
TOTAL STATE AND LOCAL BUSINESS TAXES : 50-state estimates for fiscal year 20-- / Washington, DC : Council on State Taxation, 2005-
Holdings: 2007 (data yr.), 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011.
http://www.cost.org/WorkArea/DownloadAsset.aspx?id=81797