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Author: J. Michael Bollinger
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: completion, several, years, way, recommendations, security, implementation, aviation
Number of Pages: 60
Published: 1998-06
ISBN-10: 0788180258
ISBN-13: 9780788180255

The FAA (Federal Aviation Admin.), other federal agencies, & the aviation industry are implementing 31 recommendations on aviation security made by a White House Commission. This report addresses: (1) How do the federal agencies responsible for implementing aviation security recommendations track, monitor, & coordinate their activities? (2) What progress has FAA made in implementing 3 of the Commission's aviation security recommendations that were scheduled to be completed in FY 1997 & have all implementation issues been resolved? (3) What progress has FAA made in implementing 5 critical recom

Author: Terrell Dorn
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: federal, building, requirements, face, challenges, performance, steps, energy, management, agencies, taking, meet
Number of Pages: 69
Published: 2011-01
ISBN-10: 1437925383
ISBN-13: 9781437925388

This is a print on demand edition of a hard to find publication. The fed. govżt. is the nation's largest energy consumer. The Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (EISA) establishes high-performance fed. building requirements that include reducing energy use and managing storm water runoff. The DoE, GSA, OMB, and EPA are implementing and, in turn, helping other agencies to implement EISA requirements. This report addresses: (1) what implementing agencies are doing to direct and assist other agencies in meeting key EISA high-performance federal building requirements; (2) how implementi

Author: European Conference of Ministers of Transport
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: key, messages, governments, policies, travel, sustainable, urban, implementing
Number of Pages: 24
Published: 2002-02-14
ISBN-10: 9264033947
ISBN-13: 9789264033948

This booklet sets out recommendations to Governments on Implementing Sustainable Urban Travel Policies. These recommendations are the result of a three-year study which was designed to identify why sustainable urban travel strategies have proven so difficult for countries to implement. The findings and conclusions of the project are published separately in the publication entitled Implementing Sustainable Urban Travel Policies: Final Report. These key messages for governments describe how countries and cities can begin to bridge the gap between policy recommendations and their implementation.

Author: Lynne MacArthur
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: treatment, programs, abuse, substance, change, implementing
Number of Pages: 72
Published: 2010-10
ISBN-10: 1437927785
ISBN-13: 9781437927788

Offers guidance on how to integrate evidence-based practices (EBP) for substance abuse treatment (SAT) into clinical practice. It suggests efficient solutions for implementing change based on proven methods. It explains how to assess an organizationżs capacity to identify priorities, implement changes, evaluate progress, and sustain effective programs over the long run. This publication will be of use for any treatment program or agency implementing change or EBP. Over the past two decades, EBP for SAT have shifted dramatically from 28-day, 12-Step-based programs to individualized treatment t

Author: George Scott
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: flexibility, implementing, perkins, broad, states, technical, education, career
Number of Pages: 33
Published: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437920667
ISBN-13: 9781437920666

The Perkins Career and Technical Educ. Act of 2006 (Perkins IV) supports career and technical educ. (CTE) in high schools and postsecondary institutions, such as community colleges. It estab. student performance measures at the second. and postsecond. levels for state agencies, such as state educ. agencies, and local recipients, such as school districts, eligible to receive funds. This report examined: (1) how states have implemented the Perkins IV performance measures and what, if any, challenges they have faced in implementing the measures; (2) to what extent the Dept. of Educ. (DoE) has ens

Author: Cristina Chaplain
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: transparency, accountability, improve, needed, defense, actions, missile
Number of Pages: 124
Published: 2011-06-01
ISBN-10: 1437983588
ISBN-13: 9781437983586

Since 2002, Congress has required an assessment of the Missile Defense Agency's (MDA) annual fiscal year cost, schedule, testing, and performance progress in developing the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS). This report specifically assesses MDA's progress in: (1) delivering missile defense assets as scheduled; (2) improving accountability and transparency over the past year; (3) implementing the European Phased Adaptive Approach; (4) implementing changes to the Ground-based Midcourse Defense program; (5) implementing the targets revised acquisition strategy identified in 2009; and (6) t

Author: Susan Fleming
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: safety, successful, implementation, technology, risks, mandated, fra, federal, railroad, administration, rail, report
Number of Pages: 82
Published: 2011-05
ISBN-10: 1437980031
ISBN-13: 9781437980035

Positive train control (PTC) is a communications-based train control system designed to prevent some serious train accidents. Federal law requires passenger and major freight railroads to install PTC on most major routes by the end of 2015. Railroads must address other risks by implementing other technologies. The FRA oversees implementation of these technologies and must report to Congress on progress in implementing PTC. This report discusses railroads' progress in developing PTC and the remaining steps to implement it, the benefits of and challenges in implementing other safety technologies
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