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Author: United States. Office of the Federal Register
Publisher: Office of the Federal Register, National Archives
Keywords: welfare, public, regulations, federal, code
Number of Pages: 844
Published: 2005-12
ISBN-10: 0160728614
ISBN-13: 9780160728617

The Code of Federal Regulations is a codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the Executive departments and agencies of the United States Federal Government.

Author: George A. Scott
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: education, programs, childhood, funding, federal, overview
Number of Pages: 35
Published: 2011-01
ISBN-10: 1437929982
ISBN-13: 9781437929980

This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. The federal govżt. accounts for about 9% of the total investment in K-12 education, with state and local sources covering the rest. There have been a number of efforts to catalogue and determine how much is spent on federal education programs. However, because education programs are administered by agencies throughout the federal govżt., and there is no standard definition of a federal education program, there currently is no single source that can provide an accounting of federal education programs. This report answered the fo

Author: Gregory M. Hanna
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: federal, agencies, vary, science, review, research, peer, practices
Number of Pages: 72
Published: 1999-09
ISBN-10: 078818430X
ISBN-13: 9780788184307

This report studies the peer review & other quality assurance processes that federal agencies use in conducting scientific research & development. Specifically, it (1) defines what is meant by peer review, (2) describes the federal government's peer review policy, (3) describes the peer review practices of 12 federal agencies that conduct scientific research, (4) describes other agency quality assurance reviews, & (5) identifies which research is not subject to review. The report includes 12 federal agencies in its review, which account for more than 90% of the federal R&D budget in fiscal yea

Author: DIANE Publishing Company United States General Acc
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: together, efficiently, promote, employment, work, could, disabilities, federal, programs, people
Number of Pages: 97
Published: 1996-12-01
ISBN-10: 0788135929
ISBN-13: 9780788135927

The Federal government funds 130 programs in 19 Federal agencies for the disabled. In 1994, the Federal Government spent over $60 billion on 69 programs targeted exclusively to people with disabilities. This report answers these questions: what Federal programs target people with disabilities, and how many of the programs provide employment-related services; to what extent is information, eligibility, and services coordinated under these programs; what does available evidence suggest about the effectiveness of Federal programs in promoting employment among people with disabilities.

Author: Evangeline W. Swift
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: progress, continuing, challenges, trends, workplace, harassment, federal, sexual
Number of Pages: 92
Published: 1996-07
ISBN-10: 0788130684
ISBN-13: 9780788130687

Discusses the results of a study to determine the nature & extent of sexual harassment (SH) in the federal government. Indicates that unwanted sexual attention remains a widespread problem in the federal sector. However, federal agencies have made strides in educating their work forces & raising the level of sensitivity to the issues surrounding SH. Defines SH; quantifies the amount & characteristics of sexual harassment in the federal sector; impact of SH; handling SH; & court decisions & evolving views of SH. Charts, tables & graphs.

Author: Jim Wickliffe
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: register, federal
Number of Pages: 129
Published: 1992-12
ISBN-10: 0788114611
ISBN-13: 9780788114618

Provides guidelines for using the Federal Register and related publications (Code of Federal Regulations System (CFR), as well as an explanation of how to solve a sample research problem. Includes a discussion of how the consumer can be a participant in the regulatory process. Illustrated.

Author: Mehrzad Nadji
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: federal, hydropower, resources, divestiture, related, power, issues
Number of Pages: 116
Published: 1999-02-01
ISBN-10: 0788176374
ISBN-13: 9780788176371

Provides information on: (1) the profiles of three U.S. power marketing administrations, including their similarities & differences & their interactions with the agencies that operate federal water projects; (2) the general parameters of the process by which federally owned assets can be sold; & (3) the factors that would have to be addressed in a divestiture of federal hydroelectric assets, such as the relationship between power generation & the other purposes of federal water projects. Includes only the Southeastern, Southwestern, & Western Area Power Administrations. Extensive charts & tabl
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