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Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: synar, reports, annual, sales, tobacco, youth
Number of Pages: 9
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437938892
ISBN-13: 9781437938890

Tobacco use is the leading cause of death and disease in the U.S. (with 443,000 deaths annually attributed to smoking). Each year, tobacco use results in more deaths than AIDS, unintentional injuries, suicide, homicide, and alcohol and drug abuse combined. Tobacco use begins as a pediatric issue; 80% of adult smokers who are nicotine dependent report that they started smoking before the age of 18. The Synar Amend. requires that states have laws and enforcement programs for prohibiting the sale and dist. of tobacco to people under age 18. States and other jurisdictions must report annually on t

Author: John Scalia
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: justice, system, criminal, federal, citizens, non
Number of Pages: 11
Published: 2011-04
ISBN-10: 143793045X
ISBN-13: 9781437930450

The number of non-citizens processed in the Federal criminal justice system increased an average 10% annually from 1984 to 1994. During 1984, 3,462 non-citizens were prosecuted in U.S. district courts; during 1994, more than 10,000 were prosecuted. The overall Federal criminal caseload increased at a much slower rate between 1984 and 1994 -- an average of less than 2% annually. During 1984, 49,000 defendants were prosecuted in U.S. district courts; during 1994 approx. 59,000 were prosecuted. The increase in the overall number of non-citizens prosecuted is primarily the result of the increase i

Author: Anthony Andrews
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: acquisition, policy, supply, spending, defense, fuel, department
Number of Pages: 27
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437925081
ISBN-13: 9781437925081

DoD fuel consumption varies from year to year in response to changes in mission and the tempo of operations. DoD may consume upwards of 1% of the petroleum products refined in the U.S. annually. The majority of DoD¿s bulk fuel purchases are for jet fuel, which has ranged as high as 101 million barrels annually in the past decade. The U.S. refining industry has been supplying 50% of DoD¿s jet fuel. Contents of this report: (1) Background; (2) Fuel Purchases: DoD Fuel Cost vs. Commercial Fuel Price; (3) Refining, Suppliers, and the Crude Oil Supply: Crude Oil Supply; Refining; Sulfur Reg¿s.;

Author: United States, General Accounting Office
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: activities, prevention, report, congressional, requesters, treatment, annually, alcohol, abuse, billions, spent, drug
Number of Pages: 72
ISBN-10: 1428979964
ISBN-13: 9781428979963

Author: United States, Government Accountability Office
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: commercial, millions, airlines, report, requesters, congressional, taxpayers, cost, passenger, travel, aircraft, services, annually, nasa
Number of Pages: 49
ISBN-10: 1428933743
ISBN-13: 9781428933743

Author: Herman Melville
Publisher: Arc Manor LLC
Keywords: potter, israel
Number of Pages: 177
Published: 2009-02-28
ISBN-10: 1604506326
ISBN-13: 9781604506327

Israel Potter well merits the present tribute a private of Bunker Hill who for his faithful services was years ago promoted to a still deeper privacy under the ground with a posthumous pension in default of any during life annually paid him by the spring in ever-new mosses and sward.

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: united, states, species, indigenous, non, harmful
Number of Pages: 588
Published: 1993-02
ISBN-10: 0788104411
ISBN-13: 9780788104411

Discusses harmful, non-indigenous species -- those plants, animals, & microbes that are found beyond their natural geographical range -- that annually cost the Nation millions to billions of dollars & cause significant & growing environmental problems. At the same time, beneficial non-indigenous species form the backbone of American agriculture & are important in horticulture, fish & wildlife management, biological control, & the pet industry. Photos, charts & tables.
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