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Author: Orrin G. Hatch
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: committee, judiciary, senate, hearing, terrorism, military, combating, role
Number of Pages: 49
Published: 1995-10
ISBN-10: 0788172816
ISBN-13: 9780788172816

Examines the controversy surrounding the use of the U.S. military in combating terrorism. Witnesses: Casper Weinberger, Secretary of Defense in the Reagan administration; Senator Sam Nunn; Kent Marcus from the U.S. Dept. of Justice; and John McNeill, Deputy General Counsel for Foreign Affairs and Intelligence at the U.S. Dept. of Defense.

Author: Eileen R. Larence
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: agencies, federal, strengthen, assessment, efforts, roles, clarify, gangs, coordination, performance, measurement, combating
Number of Pages: 89
Published: 2010-01
ISBN-10: 1437919774
ISBN-13: 9781437919776

The Dept. of Justice (DoJ) estimates that the U.S. has about a million gang members. While state and local agencies have primary responsibility for combating gang crime, the fed. govżt. has key roles to enforce laws and help fund programs to provide alternatives to gang membership for at-risk youth. This report examines fed. efforts to combat gang crime. It addresses: (1) the roles of DoJ and the Dept. of Homeland Security (DHS) in combating gang crime and the extent to which DoJ and DHS agencies coordinate their efforts with each other and state and local agencies; (2) the extent to which Do

Author: Linda M. Calbom
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: needs, further, improvement, supplies, medical, terrorism, accountability, over, combating
Number of Pages: 52
Published: 2001-08-01
ISBN-10: 0756715539
ISBN-13: 9780756715533

This report follows up on the status of the corrective actions taken by Fed. agencies to address the internal control weaknesses and recommendations previously reported that could affect the U.S.'s ability to effectively respond to chemical or biological terrorist (CB&T) incidents. This ability is dependent, on the plans, methods, and procedures used to ensure that the med. supplies designated for this purpose are current, accounted for, and ready for use. Among the resources the federal government is devoting to combating CB&T is funding to develop and maintain a national stockpile of pharmac

Author: ADB-OECD Anti-Corruption Initiative for Asia-Pacif
Publisher: OECD Publishing
Keywords: corruption, february, india, combating, new, millennium, ghaziabad, seminar, prosecution, report, master, training, effective
Number of Pages: 86
Published: 2004-10-28
ISBN-10: 9715615082
ISBN-13: 9789715615082

Strategies for identifying and prosecuting government and corporate corruption are presented in this volume that draws on the findings presented at the seminar on Effective Prosecution of Corruption held in India in February 2003. Background papers and case studies highlight and inform key corruption and reform topics such as combating bribery, promoting integrity in business practices, and cultivating public involvement in fighting corruption.

Author: Jim Saxton
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: committee, hearing, cole, armed, services, representatives, house, attack, learned, combating, role, defenses, terrorism, force, lessons, protection, department
Number of Pages: 83
Published: 2003-04
ISBN-10: 0756723302
ISBN-13: 9780756723309

Witnesses: Brig. Gen. Jonathan H. Cofer, U.S. Army, Deputy Director for Operations (Combating Terrorism), Joint Staff; Robert J. Newberry, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations and Low-Intensity Conflict; Jim Saxton, Rep. from New Jersey, Chairman, Special Oversight Panel on Terrorism; and Vic Snyder, Rep. from Arkansas, Ranking Member, Special Oversight Panel on Terrorism.

Author: S Wal
Publisher: Sarup & Sons
Keywords: approach, legal, labour, child, combating
Number of Pages: 318
Published: 2006-01-01
ISBN-10: 8176256366
ISBN-13: 9788176256360

Author: Helen McCarthy
Publisher: Demos
Keywords: housebound, people, older, isolation, combating, home
Number of Pages: 72
Published: 2004-06-30
ISBN-10: 1841801283
ISBN-13: 9781841801285
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