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  1. Denying care versus denying payment.

    PubMed

    Krupa, J A

    1999-03-01

    Learn how to handle the issues that surround managing the risks of denying care versus managing the risks of denying payment according to the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1986 and its provisions. PMID:10188523

  2. Denied pregnancy.

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    Habek, Dubravko

    2010-06-01

    Two cases of non-psychotic denied pregnancy are presented and discussed. Following obstetric expertise, the forensic-criminal evaluation should investigate the reported crimes of denied pregnancy associated infanticide or criminal abortion as well as the potential involvement of other persons in these crimes. All this would require close collaboration between obstetricians, psychiatrists and crime investigation experts in the forensic expertise of these criminal offences.

  3. Marcel Proust's lifelong tour of the Parisian Neurological Intelligentsia: from Brissaud and Dejerine to Sollier and Babinski.

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    Bogousslavsky, Julien

    2007-01-01

    In Search of Lost Time, the main novel of Marcel Proust (1871-1922) gives prominence to medicine, especially to neurology. Proust possessed excellent medical knowledge and maintained lifelong contact with neurologists. From 1881 onward, he experienced recurrent attacks of asthma, a condition which, at the time, was considered belonging to 'neurasthenia'. Marcel's father, Adrien Proust, was a famous physician who had written papers on stroke, aphasia, hysteria and neurasthenia, and who introduced his son to Charcot's pupil, Edouard Brissaud, the founder of the Revue Neurologique. Three years later, Brissaud published a landmark book on asthma with a preface by Adrien Proust. In 1905, when Proust intended to undergo a 'cure' in order to improve his asthma and other symptoms, he first considered treatment by Jules Dejerine, who was to become Charcot's second successor. He also considered two Swiss physicians who had studied with Charcot and Vulpian: Henry Auguste Widmer, founder of the Clinique Valmont above Montreux, and Paul Dubois, a schoolmate of Dejerine, who practiced in Berne. Brissaud recommended Paul Sollier, under whose care Proust followed a 6-week 'isolation cure'; Sollier, along with Babinski, was considered the cleverest of Charcot's followers. He had studied memory extensively, in particular affective memory, which caused him to reject Bergson's theories and now makes his work a major precursor. Sollier attempted to trigger 'emotional revivals' (reviviscences), 'reproducing the entire state of the personality of the subject at the time of the initial experience'. This concept was integrated by Proust into his novel, with emphasis on 'involuntary memory'. Proust's last neurologist was Joseph Babinski, whom he consulted repeatedly because he feared becoming aphasic, like his mother. Proust's unusual life journey with the most celebrated neurologists of his time highlights aspects of his literary work and also provides a unique perspective on the

  4. Diaphragmatic hernia in Denys-Drash syndrome

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    Devriendt, K.; Deloof, E.; Moerman, P.

    1995-05-22

    We report on a newborn infant with male pseudohermaphroditism and glomerular lesions (Denys-Drash syndrome) but without Wilms tumor. A constitutional heterozygous mutation in the WT1 gene ({sup 366} Arg to His) was identified. In addition the child had a large diaphragmatic hernia, so far not described in Denys-Drash syndrome. The expression of the WT1 gene in pleural and abdominal mesothelium and the occurrence of diaphragmatic hernia in transgenic mice with a homozygous WT1 deletion strongly suggests that the diphragmatic hernia in this patient is part of the malformation pattern caused by WT1 mutations. 21 refs., 4 figs.

  5. 78 FR 60248 - Order Denying Export Privileges

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    2013-10-01

    ... Bureau of Industry and Security Order Denying Export Privileges In the Matter of: Volha Dubouskaya... but not limited to L-3 x200xp Handheld Thermal Imaging Cameras, without first obtaining from the... the Internal Security Act of 1950 (50 U.S.C. 783(b)), or section 38 of the Arms Export Control Act...

  6. 77 FR 27418 - Order Denying Export Privileges

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    2012-05-10

    ... Bureau of Industry and Security Order Denying Export Privileges In the Matter of: Davoud Baniameri, a/k/a.... 2410(h). In addition, Section 750.8 of the Regulations states that the Bureau of Industry and Security's Office of Exporter Services may revoke any Bureau of Industry and Security (``BIS'')...

  7. 77 FR 34342 - Order Denying Export Privileges

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    2012-06-11

    ... Bureau of Industry and Security Order Denying Export Privileges In the Matter of: Zhen Zhou Wu, a/k/a... that the Bureau of Industry and Security's Office of Exporter Services may revoke any Bureau of Industry and Security (``BIS'') licenses previously issued in which the person had an interest in at...

  8. 16 CFR 1702.18 - Denying petitions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 2 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Denying petitions. 1702.18 Section 1702.18 Commercial Practices CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION POISON PREVENTION PACKAGING ACT OF 1970 REGULATIONS PETITIONS FOR EXEMPTIONS FROM POISON PREVENTION PACKAGING ACT REQUIREMENTS; PETITION PROCEDURES...

  9. 16 CFR 1702.18 - Denying petitions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 2 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false Denying petitions. 1702.18 Section 1702.18 Commercial Practices CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION POISON PREVENTION PACKAGING ACT OF 1970 REGULATIONS PETITIONS FOR EXEMPTIONS FROM POISON PREVENTION PACKAGING ACT REQUIREMENTS; PETITION PROCEDURES...

  10. 16 CFR 1702.18 - Denying petitions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 2 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Denying petitions. 1702.18 Section 1702.18 Commercial Practices CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION POISON PREVENTION PACKAGING ACT OF 1970 REGULATIONS PETITIONS FOR EXEMPTIONS FROM POISON PREVENTION PACKAGING ACT REQUIREMENTS; PETITION PROCEDURES...

  11. 16 CFR 1702.18 - Denying petitions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 2 2014-01-01 2014-01-01 false Denying petitions. 1702.18 Section 1702.18 Commercial Practices CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION POISON PREVENTION PACKAGING ACT OF 1970 REGULATIONS PETITIONS FOR EXEMPTIONS FROM POISON PREVENTION PACKAGING ACT REQUIREMENTS; PETITION PROCEDURES...

  12. 16 CFR 1702.18 - Denying petitions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 16 Commercial Practices 2 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false Denying petitions. 1702.18 Section 1702.18 Commercial Practices CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION POISON PREVENTION PACKAGING ACT OF 1970 REGULATIONS PETITIONS FOR EXEMPTIONS FROM POISON PREVENTION PACKAGING ACT REQUIREMENTS; PETITION PROCEDURES...

  13. 77 FR 60377 - Order Denying Export Privileges

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    2012-10-03

    ... extended by successive Presidential Notices, the most recent being that of August 15, 2012 (77 FR 49699... Denied Person in the United States any item subject to the Regulations with knowledge or reason to know... purposes of this paragraph, servicing means installation, maintenance, repair, modification or testing....

  14. 77 FR 72322 - Order Denying Export Privileges

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    2012-12-05

    ..., 2012 (77 FR 49699 (Aug. 16, 2012)), has continued the Regulations in effect under the International... Bureau of Industry and Security Order Denying Export Privileges In the Matter of: Kue Sang Chun... convicted of violating Section 38 of the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2778 (2000))...

  15. 78 FR 4832 - Order Denying Export Privileges

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    2013-01-23

    ... Bureau of Industry and Security Order Denying Export Privileges In the Matter of: Jerome Stuart Pendzich... violating Section 38 of the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2778 (2006 & Supp. IV 2010)) (``AECA'') . Specifically, Pendzich was convicted of knowingly and willfully attempting to export defense articles, that...

  16. 78 FR 58995 - Order Denying Export Privileges

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    2013-09-25

    ... being that of August 8, 2013 (78 FR 49107 (August 12, 2013)), has continued the Regulations in effect... Bureau of Industry and Security Order Denying Export Privileges In the Matter of: Iman Kazerani, 153... was convicted of knowingly and willfully exporting and causing the exportation of laptop...

  17. 78 FR 37787 - Order Denying Export Privileges

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    2013-06-24

    ... being that of August 15, 2012 (77 FR 49699 (August 16, 2012)), has continued the Regulations in effect... Bureau of Industry and Security Order Denying Export Privileges In the Matter of: Manuel Mario Pavon... Pavon (``Pavon'') was convicted of violating Section 38 of the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C....

  18. 78 FR 37785 - Order Denying Export Privileges

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2013-06-24

    ... recent being that of August 15, 2012 (77 FR 49699 (August 16, 2012)), has continued the Regulations in... Bureau of Industry and Security Order Denying Export Privileges In the Matter of: Gerardo Domingo... Domingo Rodriguez-Rivera (``Rodriguez-Rivera'') was convicted of violating Section 38 of the ] Arms...

  19. 32 CFR 881.6 - If an application is denied.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... 32 National Defense 6 2012-07-01 2012-07-01 false If an application is denied. 881.6 Section 881.6... application is denied. (a) Once the Board has decided your case, HQ AFPC/DPPRS notifies you: (1) If the Board denied your application for discharge because there is insufficient evidence to show that you belonged...

  20. 32 CFR 881.6 - If an application is denied.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... 32 National Defense 6 2014-07-01 2014-07-01 false If an application is denied. 881.6 Section 881.6... application is denied. (a) Once the Board has decided your case, HQ AFPC/DPPRS notifies you: (1) If the Board denied your application for discharge because there is insufficient evidence to show that you belonged...

  1. 50 CFR 635.41 - Products denied entry.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-10-01

    ... Products denied entry. (a) All shipments of Atlantic bigeye tuna, or its products, in any form, harvested.... (b) All shipments of tuna or tuna-like species, or their products, in any form, harvested in the... record of authorized vessels will be denied entry into the United States. (c) All shipments of tuna...

  2. 14 CFR 250.2a - Policy regarding denied boarding.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 14 Aeronautics and Space 4 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Policy regarding denied boarding. 250.2a Section 250.2a Aeronautics and Space OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (AVIATION PROCEEDINGS) ECONOMIC REGULATIONS OVERSALES § 250.2a Policy regarding denied boarding. In the event of...

  3. 27 CFR 27.208 - Liquor bottles denied entry.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... 27 Alcohol, Tobacco Products and Firearms 1 2010-04-01 2010-04-01 false Liquor bottles denied... for Liquor Bottles § 27.208 Liquor bottles denied entry. Filled liquor bottles, not conforming to the... customs custody of distilled spirits in bottles, except those coming under the provisions of §...

  4. 27 CFR 26.318 - Liquor bottles denied entry.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... 27 Alcohol, Tobacco Products and Firearms 1 2010-04-01 2010-04-01 false Liquor bottles denied... Requirements for Liquor Bottles § 26.318 Liquor bottles denied entry. Filled liquor bottles not conforming to... release from customs custody of distilled spirits in bottles, except those coming under the provisions...

  5. 27 CFR 27.208 - Liquor bottles denied entry.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... 27 Alcohol, Tobacco Products and Firearms 1 2011-04-01 2011-04-01 false Liquor bottles denied... for Liquor Bottles § 27.208 Liquor bottles denied entry. Filled liquor bottles, not conforming to the... customs custody of distilled spirits in bottles, except those coming under the provisions of §...

  6. 27 CFR 26.318 - Liquor bottles denied entry.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... 27 Alcohol, Tobacco Products and Firearms 1 2011-04-01 2011-04-01 false Liquor bottles denied... Requirements for Liquor Bottles § 26.318 Liquor bottles denied entry. Filled liquor bottles not conforming to... release from customs custody of distilled spirits in bottles, except those coming under the provisions...

  7. 47 CFR 1.939 - Petitions to deny.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-10-01

    ... 47 Telecommunication 1 2011-10-01 2011-10-01 false Petitions to deny. 1.939 Section 1.939 Telecommunication FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION GENERAL PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE Wireless Radio Services Applications and Proceedings Application Requirements and Procedures § 1.939 Petitions to deny. (a) Who...

  8. 50 CFR 635.41 - Products denied entry.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-10-01

    ... Products denied entry. (a) (b) All shipments of tuna or tuna-like species, or their products, in any form... of tuna or tuna-like species, or their products, in any form, harvested in the ICCAT convention area... fishing will be denied entry into the United States. (d) All shipments of tuna or tuna-like...

  9. 47 CFR 1.939 - Petitions to deny.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-10-01

    ... 47 Telecommunication 1 2012-10-01 2012-10-01 false Petitions to deny. 1.939 Section 1.939 Telecommunication FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION GENERAL PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE Grants by Random Selection Wireless Radio Services Applications and Proceedings Application Requirements and Procedures § 1.939 Petitions to deny. (a) Who may file. Any...

  10. 21 CFR 890.3675 - Denis Brown splint.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-04-01

    ... 21 Food and Drugs 8 2013-04-01 2013-04-01 false Denis Brown splint. 890.3675 Section 890.3675 Food and Drugs FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (CONTINUED) MEDICAL DEVICES PHYSICAL MEDICINE DEVICES Physical Medicine Prosthetic Devices § 890.3675 Denis Brown splint....

  11. 21 CFR 890.3675 - Denis Brown splint.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... 21 Food and Drugs 8 2010-04-01 2010-04-01 false Denis Brown splint. 890.3675 Section 890.3675 Food and Drugs FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (CONTINUED) MEDICAL DEVICES PHYSICAL MEDICINE DEVICES Physical Medicine Prosthetic Devices § 890.3675 Denis Brown splint....

  12. 21 CFR 890.3675 - Denis Brown splint.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... 21 Food and Drugs 8 2014-04-01 2014-04-01 false Denis Brown splint. 890.3675 Section 890.3675 Food and Drugs FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (CONTINUED) MEDICAL DEVICES PHYSICAL MEDICINE DEVICES Physical Medicine Prosthetic Devices § 890.3675 Denis Brown splint....

  13. 21 CFR 890.3675 - Denis Brown splint.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ... 21 Food and Drugs 8 2012-04-01 2012-04-01 false Denis Brown splint. 890.3675 Section 890.3675 Food and Drugs FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (CONTINUED) MEDICAL DEVICES PHYSICAL MEDICINE DEVICES Physical Medicine Prosthetic Devices § 890.3675 Denis Brown splint....

  14. 21 CFR 890.3675 - Denis Brown splint.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... 21 Food and Drugs 8 2011-04-01 2011-04-01 false Denis Brown splint. 890.3675 Section 890.3675 Food and Drugs FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES (CONTINUED) MEDICAL DEVICES PHYSICAL MEDICINE DEVICES Physical Medicine Prosthetic Devices § 890.3675 Denis Brown splint....

  15. 76 FR 76189 - 2002 Reopened-Previously Denied Determinations;

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    2011-12-06

    ... Employment and Training Administration 2002 Reopened--Previously Denied Determinations; Notice of Negative... negative determinations on reconsideration regarding eligibility to apply for Trade Adjustment Assistance for workers by case (TA-W-) number regarding negative determinations issued during the period...

  16. 50 CFR 635.41 - Products denied entry.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-10-01

    ... ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE ATLANTIC HIGHLY MIGRATORY SPECIES Restrictions on Imports § 635.41... be denied entry into the United States. (e) For the purposes of this section, it is a...

  17. 27 CFR 1.35 - Authority to issue, amend, deny, suspend, revoke, or annul basic permits.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ..., deny, suspend, revoke, or annul basic permits. 1.35 Section 1.35 Alcohol, Tobacco Products and Firearms..., deny, suspend, revoke, or annul basic permits. The authority and power of issuing, amending, or denying... of this chapter, may order the appropriate TTB officer to issue, deny, suspend, revoke, or...

  18. 24 CFR 902.66 - Withholding, denying, and rescinding designation.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-04-01

    ... designation, HUD may conduct any review as it may determine necessary, and may deny or rescind incentives or... litigation that bears directly upon the physical, financial, or management performance of a PHA; (3) Is... facts, as evidenced by such sources as a HUD review, routine reports, an Office of Inspector...

  19. 50 CFR 635.41 - Products denied entry.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-10-01

    ... tuna-like species, or their products, in any form, harvested in the ICCAT convention area by a fishing... Products denied entry. (a) All shipments of Atlantic bigeye tuna, or its products, in any form, harvested.... (b) All shipments of tuna or tuna-like species, or their products, in any form, harvested in...

  20. Confess or Deny? What's a "Witch" To Do?

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Reis, Elizabeth

    2003-01-01

    Focuses on what happened during witchcraft trials when people accused of witchcraft either denied the accusations or confessed. Explains that women were brought to trial more often because women were seen as more susceptible to evil influences. Addresses the role of theology. (CMK)

  1. Denying Denial in Children with Sexual Behavior Problems

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    Reicher, Barbara

    2013-01-01

    Denial in some form is almost always present in the assessment and therapy of children with sexual behavior problems. Although it can be a major element in the therapeutic interaction, denial has received scant attention, both in teaching programs and professional literature. It is as if the clinical community is "denying denial."…

  2. 78 FR 9907 - Hydrodynamics, Inc.; Notice Denying Late Intervention

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    2013-02-12

    ... From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Hydrodynamics, Inc.; Notice Denying Late Intervention On June 24, 2010, Commission staff issued a three-year preliminary permit to Hydrodynamics, Inc. (Hydrodynamics) to study...

  3. 14 CFR 91.1014 - Issuing or denying management specifications.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... Ownership Operations Program Management § 91.1014 Issuing or denying management specifications. (a) A person... manager on behalf of the fractional owners if, after investigation, the Administrator finds that the... equipped in accordance with the requirements of this chapter and is able to conduct safe operations...

  4. 22 CFR 12.2 - Claimants denied access to employees.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... 22 Foreign Relations 1 2010-04-01 2010-04-01 false Claimants denied access to employees. 12.2 Section 12.2 Foreign Relations DEPARTMENT OF STATE PERSONNEL COMPLAINTS AGAINST EMPLOYEES BY ALLEGED... during the hours set apart for the transaction of public business or while the employees concerned are...

  5. 14 CFR 250.2b - Carriers to request volunteers for denied boarding.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... boarding. (a) In the event of an oversold flight, every carrier shall request volunteers for denied... of volunteers come forward, the carrier may deny boarding to other passengers in accordance with...

  6. 14 CFR 250.2b - Carriers to request volunteers for denied boarding.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... boarding. (a) In the event of an oversold flight, every carrier shall request volunteers for denied... of volunteers come forward, the carrier may deny boarding to other passengers in accordance with...

  7. Receiving versus being denied an abortion and subsequent tobacco use.

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    Roberts, Sarah C M; Foster, Diana Greene

    2015-03-01

    The negative health consequences of tobacco use are well documented. Some research finds women receiving abortions are at increased risk of subsequent tobacco use. This literature has methodological problems, most importantly, inappropriate comparison groups. This study uses data from the Turnaway Study, a longitudinal study of women who all sought, but did not all receive, abortions at 30 facilities across the United States. Participants included women presenting just before an abortion facility's gestational age limit who received abortions (Near Limit Abortion Group, n = 452), just after the gestational limit who were denied abortions (Turnaways, n = 231), and who received first trimester abortions (First Trimester Abortion Group, n = 273). This study examined the association between receiving versus being denied an abortion and subsequent tobacco use over 2-years. Trajectories of tobacco use over 2 years were compared using multivariate mixed effects regression. Women receiving abortion maintained their level of tobacco use over 2 years. Women denied abortion initially had lower levels of tobacco use than women receiving abortion, but increased their tobacco use from 1 week through 12-18 months post-abortion seeking and then decreased their use by 2 years post-abortion seeking. Baseline parity modified these associations. Receiving an abortion was not associated with an increase in tobacco use over time. Overall, women who carry unwanted pregnancies to term appear to demonstrate similar cessation and resumption patterns to other pregnant women.

  8. Deep near-infrared survey of the Southern Sky (DENIS)

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    Deul, E.

    1992-01-01

    DENIS (Deep Near-Infrared Survey of the Southern Sky) will be the first complete census of astronomical sources in the near-infrared spectral range. The challenges of this novel survey are both scientific and technical. Phenomena radiating in the near-infrared range from brown dwarfs to galaxies in the early stages of cosmological evolution, the scientific exploitation of data relevant over such a wide range requires pooling expertise from several of the leading European astronomical centers. The technical challenges of a project which will provide an order of magnitude more sources than given by the IRAS space mission, and which will involve advanced data-handling and image-processing techniques, likewise require pooling of hardware and software resources, as well as of human expertise. The DENIS project team is composed of some 40 scientists, computer specialists, and engineers located in 5 European Community countries (France, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, and Spain), with important contributions from specialists in Australia, Brazil, Chile, and Hungary. DENIS will survey the entire southern sky in 3 colors, namely in the I band at a wavelength of 0.8 micron, in the 1.25 micron J band, and in the 2.15 micron K' band. The sensitivity limits will be 18th magnitude in the I band, 16th in the J band, and 14.5th in the K' band. The angular resolution achieved will be 1 arcsecond in the I band, and 3.0 arcseconds in the J and K' bands. The European Southern Observatory 1 m telescope on La Silla will be dedicated to survey use during operations expected to last four years, commencing in late 1993. DENIS aims to provide the astronomical community with complete digitized infrared images of the full southern sky and a catalogue of extracted objects, both of the best quality and in readily accessible form. This will be achieved through dedicated software packages and specialized catalogues, and with assistance from the Leiden and Paris Data Analysis Centers. The data

  9. Older adults navigating medicare: when benefits are denied.

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    Aranha, Karen M; Bell, Nancy J; Dunham, Charlotte

    2013-01-01

    Guided by Bourdieu's theory of practice and symbolic violence, this qualitative study explored experiences and perceptions of elderly beneficiaries who had been denied rehabilitation services by Medicare. In semistructured interviews, 12 beneficiaries or family members told of the physical, psychological, and financial consequences of service denial/termination. The resulting perception of Medicare was as a cumbersome, difficult to negotiate system. Findings have implications for future research on service denial and indicate the need for better communication with, and support of, consumers by health care professionals when this occurs.

  10. Expanding General Relativity's Space by S-Denying

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Rabounski, Dmitri; Smarandache, Florentins; Borissova, Larissa

    2016-05-01

    Applying the S-denying procedure to signature conditions in a four-dimensional pseudo-Riemannian space - i.e. changing one (or even all) of the conditions to be partially true and partially false. Obtaining five kinds of expanded space-time for General Relativity. Kind I permits the space-time to be in collapse. Kind II permits the space-time to change its own signature. Kind III has peculiarities, linked to the third signature condition. Kind IV permits regions where the metric fully degenerates: there may be non-quantum teleportation, and a home for virtual photons. Kind V is common for kinds I, II, III, and IV.

  11. Should relatives be denied access to the resuscitation room?

    PubMed

    Ardley, Christine

    2003-02-01

    Within a health care system that promotes choice and autonomy, it no longer seems appropriate to exclude relatives from the resuscitation room. There is a growing body of research that suggests there are indeed many long-term benefits to be gained from witnessing the resuscitation of a loved one. There seems no doubt that relatives would like the opportunity to spend the last few valuable minutes with their loved one to say goodbye. However, it is the views of many staff working in the critical care setting that appear to be preventing witnessed resuscitation from becoming normal practice. This paper considers the staffs', the relatives' and the patients' perspectives on witnessed resuscitation and concludes that the majority of relatives should not be denied access to the resuscitation room.

  12. Suit alleges Chicago schools denied job based on HIV.

    PubMed

    1997-04-18

    In 1996, the Lambda Legal Defense and Education Fund persuaded the Chicago Board of Education to revoke a policy that demands applicants to disclose their HIV status. The Board promised to revise the policy, but on March 27, 1997 Lambda filed suit in U.S. District Court against the school board on behalf of an applicant who says he continues to be denied a teaching job because of his positive HIV status. The lawsuit claims that the board of education's requirement for any job applicant to provide a complete medical history and to submit to a medical examination is tantamount to requiring HIV status disclosure. The lawsuit states that the board is violating the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Rehabilitation Act, and Federal and State constitutional guarantees to privacy and equal protection under the law. The suit also says the board lacks procedural safeguards to ensure confidentiality of applicants' medical information. PMID:11364234

  13. 14 CFR 250.2b - Carriers to request volunteers for denied boarding.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... boarding. (a) In the event of an oversold flight, every carrier shall request volunteers for denied... of volunteers come forward, the carrier may deny boarding to other passengers in accordance with its... passenger decides whether to give up his or her confirmed reserved space on that flight in exchange for...

  14. 14 CFR 250.2b - Carriers to request volunteers for denied boarding.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... boarding. (a) In the event of an oversold flight, every carrier shall request volunteers for denied... of volunteers come forward, the carrier may deny boarding to other passengers in accordance with its... passenger decides whether to give up his or her confirmed reserved space on that flight in exchange for...

  15. 14 CFR 250.2b - Carriers to request volunteers for denied boarding.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... boarding. (a) In the event of an oversold flight, every carrier shall request volunteers for denied... of volunteers come forward, the carrier may deny boarding to other passengers in accordance with its... passenger decides whether to give up his or her confirmed reserved space on that flight in exchange for...

  16. 36 CFR 1256.34 - How long may access to some donated historical materials be denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... donated historical materials be denied? 1256.34 Section 1256.34 Parks, Forests, and Public Property... HISTORICAL MATERIALS Access to Donated Historical Materials § 1256.34 How long may access to some donated historical materials be denied? Some donated historical materials are closed for long periods, either...

  17. 36 CFR 1256.34 - How long may access to some donated historical materials be denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... donated historical materials be denied? 1256.34 Section 1256.34 Parks, Forests, and Public Property... HISTORICAL MATERIALS Access to Donated Historical Materials § 1256.34 How long may access to some donated historical materials be denied? Some donated historical materials are closed for long periods, either...

  18. 26 CFR 1.503(c)-1 - Future status of organizations denied exemption.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... 26 Internal Revenue 7 2014-04-01 2013-04-01 true Future status of organizations denied exemption. 1.503(c)-1 Section 1.503(c)-1 Internal Revenue INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY (CONTINUED) INCOME TAX (CONTINUED) INCOME TAXES (CONTINUED) Exempt Organizations § 1.503(c)-1 Future status of organizations denied exemption. (a)...

  19. 25 CFR 170.924 - What happens if DOT denies an ERFO claim?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... 25 Indians 1 2010-04-01 2010-04-01 false What happens if DOT denies an ERFO claim? 170.924 Section 170.924 Indians BUREAU OF INDIAN AFFAIRS, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR LAND AND WATER INDIAN RESERVATION ROADS PROGRAM Miscellaneous Provisions Emergency Relief § 170.924 What happens if DOT denies an...

  20. Gps-Denied Geo-Localisation Using Visual Odometry

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Gupta, Ashish; Chang, Huan; Yilmaz, Alper

    2016-06-01

    The primary method for geo-localization is based on GPS which has issues of localization accuracy, power consumption, and unavailability. This paper proposes a novel approach to geo-localization in a GPS-denied environment for a mobile platform. Our approach has two principal components: public domain transport network data available in GIS databases or OpenStreetMap; and a trajectory of a mobile platform. This trajectory is estimated using visual odometry and 3D view geometry. The transport map information is abstracted as a graph data structure, where various types of roads are modelled as graph edges and typically intersections are modelled as graph nodes. A search for the trajectory in real time in the graph yields the geo-location of the mobile platform. Our approach uses a simple visual sensor and it has a low memory and computational footprint. In this paper, we demonstrate our method for trajectory estimation and provide examples of geolocalization using public-domain map data. With the rapid proliferation of visual sensors as part of automated driving technology and continuous growth in public domain map data, our approach has the potential to completely augment, or even supplant, GPS based navigation since it functions in all environments.

  1. Passive optical sensing of atmospheric polarization for GPS denied operations

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Aycock, Todd; Lompado, Art; Wolz, Troy; Chenault, David

    2016-05-01

    There is a rapidly growing need for position, navigation, and timing (PNT) capability that remains effective when GPS is degraded or denied. Naturally occurring sky polarization was used as long ago as the Vikings for navigation purposes. With current polarimetric sensors, the additional polarization information measured by these sensors can be used to increase the accuracy and the availability of this technique. The Sky Polarization Azimuth Sensing System (SkyPASS) sensor measures this naturally occurring sky polarization to give absolute heading information to less than 0.1° and offers significant performance enhancement over digital compasses and sun sensors. SkyPASS has been under development for some time for terrestrial applications, but use above the atmosphere may be possible and the performance specifications and SWAP are attractive for use as an additional pose sensor on a satellite. In this paper, we will describe the phenomenology, the sensor performance, and the latest test results of terrestrial SkyPASS; we will also discuss the potential for use above the atmosphere and the expected benefits and limitations.

  2. Bayesian statistics and information fusion for GPS-denied navigation

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Copp, Brian Lee

    It is well known that satellite navigation systems are vulnerable to disruption due to jamming, spoofing, or obstruction of the signal. The desire for robust navigation of aircraft in GPS-denied environments has motivated the development of feature-aided navigation systems, in which measurements of environmental features are used to complement the dead reckoning solution produced by an inertial navigation system. Examples of environmental features which can be exploited for navigation include star positions, terrain elevation, terrestrial wireless signals, and features extracted from photographic data. Feature-aided navigation represents a particularly challenging estimation problem because the measurements are often strongly nonlinear, and the quality of the navigation solution is limited by the knowledge of nuisance parameters which may be difficult to model accurately. As a result, integration approaches based on the Kalman filter and its variants may fail to give adequate performance. This project develops a framework for the integration of feature-aided navigation techniques using Bayesian statistics. In this approach, the probability density function for aircraft horizontal position (latitude and longitude) is approximated by a two-dimensional point mass function defined on a rectangular grid. Nuisance parameters are estimated using a hypothesis based approach (Multiple Model Adaptive Estimation) which continuously maintains an accurate probability density even in the presence of strong nonlinearities. The effectiveness of the proposed approach is illustrated by the simulated use of terrain referenced navigation and wireless time-of-arrival positioning to estimate a reference aircraft trajectory. Monte Carlo simulations have shown that accurate position estimates can be obtained in terrain referenced navigation even with a strongly nonlinear altitude bias. The integration of terrain referenced and wireless time-of-arrival measurements is described along with

  3. 19 CFR 122.66 - Clearance or permission to depart denied.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ...; DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY AIR COMMERCE REGULATIONS Clearance of Aircraft and Permission To Depart § 122.66 Clearance or permission to depart denied. If advance electronic air cargo information is not received...

  4. 42 CFR 136.416 - When should the IHS deny employment or dismiss an employee?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-10-01

    ... Protection and Family Violence Prevention § 136.416 When should the IHS deny employment or dismiss an... violence; sexual assault, molestation, exploitation, contact, or prostitution; crimes against persons;...

  5. 42 CFR 136.416 - When should the IHS deny employment or dismiss an employee?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-10-01

    ... Protection and Family Violence Prevention § 136.416 When should the IHS deny employment or dismiss an... violence; sexual assault, molestation, exploitation, contact, or prostitution; crimes against persons;...

  6. 8 CFR 245a.6 - Treatment of denied application under part 245a, Subpart B.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... Act of 1986 (IRCA) Legalization Provisions § 245a.6 Treatment of denied application under part 245a... to temporary resident status, the LIFE Legalization application shall be deemed converted to...

  7. 20 CFR 668.270 - What appeal rights are available to entities that are denied designation?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... Law Judges using the procedures at 20 CFR 667.800 or the alternative dispute resolution procedures at 20 CFR 667.840. The Grant Officer will provide an entity whose request for designation was denied,...

  8. Variations in an African Grey parrot's speech patterns following ignored and denied requests.

    PubMed

    Colbert-White, Erin N; Hall, Hannah C; Fragaszy, Dorothy M

    2016-05-01

    Communicative competence is one measure of an individual's ability to navigate conversations with social partners. The current study explored the possibility of basic communicative competence in a non-mammal speaker, a speech-using African Grey parrot. Spontaneous conversations between one Grey named Cosmo and her caregiver were recorded, from which three corpora (i.e., bodies of text) of Cosmo's vocalizations were developed: (1) Baseline: Vocalizations containing no requests, (2) Ignored Requests: Vocalizations immediately following Cosmo's caregiver ignoring Cosmo's requests, and (3) Denied Requests: Vocalizations immediately following Cosmo's caregiver denying Cosmo's requests. The distributions of social (e.g., "I love you," kiss sounds) and nonsocial (e.g., answering machine beeps, "That's squirrel") vocalizations, as well as speech and nonword vocalizations, were statistically different across the three corpora. Additionally, qualitative analysis of the datasets indicated Cosmo was persistent in repeating vocalizations when denied and ignored, and interrupted her caregiver more often when requests were denied compared to ignored. Neither repetition nor interruption occurred during the Baseline conversations. The data indicate that despite the outcome being the same (i.e., request was unmet), Cosmo treated an ignored request differently than a denied request, modifying her vocalizations in accord with the specific context. Such modification is evidence of basic communicative competence. PMID:26700613

  9. Integrated navigation of aerial robot for GPS and GPS-denied environment

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Suzuki, Satoshi; Min, Hongkyu; Wada, Tetsuya; Nonami, Kenzo

    2016-09-01

    In this study, novel robust navigation system for aerial robot in GPS and GPS- denied environments is proposed. Generally, the aerial robot uses position and velocity information from Global Positioning System (GPS) for guidance and control. However, GPS could not be used in several environments, for example, GPS has huge error near buildings and trees, indoor, and so on. In such GPS-denied environment, Laser Detection and Ranging (LIDER) sensor based navigation system have generally been used. However, LIDER sensor also has an weakness, and it could not be used in the open outdoor environment where GPS could be used. Therefore, it is desired to develop the integrated navigation system which is seamlessly applied to GPS and GPS-denied environments. In this paper, the integrated navigation system for aerial robot using GPS and LIDER is developed. The navigation system is designed based on Extended Kalman Filter, and the effectiveness of the developed system is verified by numerical simulation and experiment.

  10. 75 FR 56504 - Action Affecting Export Privileges; Rigel Optics, Inc. and Donald Wayne Hatch; Order Denying...

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2010-09-16

    ... August 12, 2010 (75 FR 50681, August 16, 2010), has continued the Regulations in effect under the... Bureau of Industry and Security Action Affecting Export Privileges; Rigel Optics, Inc. and Donald Wayne Hatch; Order Denying Export Privileges In the Matter of: Rigel Optics, Inc., 477 South 28th...

  11. 78 FR 43969 - Agency Information Collection (Regulation for Reconsideration of Denied Claims) Activity Under...

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2013-07-22

    ....Regulations.gov or to VA's OMB Desk Officer, OMB Human Resources and Housing Branch, New Executive Office... AFFAIRS Agency Information Collection (Regulation for Reconsideration of Denied Claims) Activity Under OMB... collection of information abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review...

  12. 26 CFR 1.503(c)-1 - Future status of organizations denied exemption.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... 26 Internal Revenue 7 2010-04-01 2010-04-01 true Future status of organizations denied exemption. 1.503(c)-1 Section 1.503(c)-1 Internal Revenue INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY... notified the Commissioner that it is applying for recognition of its exempt status under section 508(a)...

  13. 48 CFR 19.602-2 - Issuing or denying a Certificate of Competency (COC).

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-10-01

    ... 48 Federal Acquisition Regulations System 1 2013-10-01 2013-10-01 false Issuing or denying a Certificate of Competency (COC). 19.602-2 Section 19.602-2 Federal Acquisition Regulations System FEDERAL... should notify the SBA Area Office serving the geographical area in which the headquarters of the...

  14. 25 CFR 20.603 - How is an application approved or denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-04-01

    ... ASSISTANCE AND SOCIAL SERVICES PROGRAMS Administrative Procedures § 20.603 How is an application approved or...) The social services worker must approve or deny an application within 30 days of the application date. The local social services worker must issue written notice of the approval or denial of...

  15. 25 CFR 20.603 - How is an application approved or denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... ASSISTANCE AND SOCIAL SERVICES PROGRAMS Administrative Procedures § 20.603 How is an application approved or...) The social services worker must approve or deny an application within 30 days of the application date. The local social services worker must issue written notice of the approval or denial of...

  16. 25 CFR 20.603 - How is an application approved or denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... ASSISTANCE AND SOCIAL SERVICES PROGRAMS Administrative Procedures § 20.603 How is an application approved or...) The social services worker must approve or deny an application within 30 days of the application date. The local social services worker must issue written notice of the approval or denial of...

  17. 25 CFR 20.603 - How is an application approved or denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ... ASSISTANCE AND SOCIAL SERVICES PROGRAMS Administrative Procedures § 20.603 How is an application approved or...) The social services worker must approve or deny an application within 30 days of the application date. The local social services worker must issue written notice of the approval or denial of...

  18. 25 CFR 20.603 - How is an application approved or denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... ASSISTANCE AND SOCIAL SERVICES PROGRAMS Administrative Procedures § 20.603 How is an application approved or...) The social services worker must approve or deny an application within 30 days of the application date. The local social services worker must issue written notice of the approval or denial of...

  19. 15 CFR 904.303 - Notice of intent to deny permit (NIDP).

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... PROCEDURES Permit Sanctions and Denials General § 904.303 Notice of intent to deny permit (NIDP). (a) NOAA..., or permit administered by NOAA, for failure to pay a civil penalty or criminal fine, or for failure... issuance and any opportunity for a hearing, and will be served in accordance with § 904.3. (c) NOAA...

  20. 15 CFR 904.303 - Notice of intent to deny permit (NIDP).

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... PROCEDURES Permit Sanctions and Denials General § 904.303 Notice of intent to deny permit (NIDP). (a) NOAA..., or permit administered by NOAA, for failure to pay a civil penalty or criminal fine, or for failure... issuance and any opportunity for a hearing, and will be served in accordance with § 904.3. (c) NOAA...

  1. 15 CFR 904.303 - Notice of intent to deny permit (NIDP).

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... PROCEDURES Permit Sanctions and Denials General § 904.303 Notice of intent to deny permit (NIDP). (a) NOAA..., or permit administered by NOAA, for failure to pay a civil penalty or criminal fine, or for failure... issuance and any opportunity for a hearing, and will be served in accordance with § 904.3. (c) NOAA...

  2. 15 CFR 904.303 - Notice of intent to deny permit (NIDP).

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... PROCEDURES Permit Sanctions and Denials General § 904.303 Notice of intent to deny permit (NIDP). (a) NOAA..., or permit administered by NOAA, for failure to pay a civil penalty or criminal fine, or for failure... issuance and any opportunity for a hearing, and will be served in accordance with § 904.3. (c) NOAA...

  3. 15 CFR 904.303 - Notice of intent to deny permit (NIDP).

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... PROCEDURES Permit Sanctions and Denials General § 904.303 Notice of intent to deny permit (NIDP). (a) NOAA..., or permit administered by NOAA, for failure to pay a civil penalty or criminal fine, or for failure... issuance and any opportunity for a hearing, and will be served in accordance with § 904.3. (c) NOAA...

  4. 75 FR 38417 - Carbaryl; Order Denying Washington Toxics Coalition Petition to Revoke Tolerances and Notice of...

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2010-07-02

    ... tolerances, ``safety factors which . . . are generally recognized as appropriate for the use of animal experimentation data.'' (21 U.S.C. 346a(b)(2)(D)(ix). Risks to infants and children are given special...: Order Denying NRDC's Petition to Revoke Tolerances, dated September 30, 2008 (October 29, 2008, 73...

  5. 15 CFR Supplement No. 1 to Part 764 - Standard Terms of Orders Denying Export Privileges

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... Export Privileges No. Supplement No. 1 to Part 764 Commerce and Foreign Trade Regulations Relating to... ADMINISTRATION REGULATIONS ENFORCEMENT AND PROTECTIVE MEASURES Pt. 764, Supp. 1 Supplement No. 1 to Part 764... “standard” or “non-standard.” This Supplement specifies terms of the standard order denying export...

  6. 15 CFR Supplement No. 1 to Part 764 - Standard Terms of Orders Denying Export Privileges

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... Export Privileges No. Supplement No. 1 to Part 764 Commerce and Foreign Trade Regulations Relating to... ADMINISTRATION REGULATIONS ENFORCEMENT AND PROTECTIVE MEASURES Pt. 764, Supp. 1 Supplement No. 1 to Part 764... “standard” or “non-standard.” This supplement specifies terms of the standard order denying export...

  7. 15 CFR Supplement No. 1 to Part 764 - Standard Terms of Orders Denying Export Privileges

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... Export Privileges No. Supplement No. 1 to Part 764 Commerce and Foreign Trade Regulations Relating to... ADMINISTRATION REGULATIONS ENFORCEMENT AND PROTECTIVE MEASURES Pt. 764, Supp. 1 Supplement No. 1 to Part 764... “standard” or “non-standard.” This Supplement specifies terms of the standard order denying export...

  8. 15 CFR Supplement No. 1 to Part 764 - Standard Terms of Orders Denying Export Privileges

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... Export Privileges No. Supplement No. 1 to Part 764 Commerce and Foreign Trade Regulations Relating to... ADMINISTRATION REGULATIONS ENFORCEMENT AND PROTECTIVE MEASURES Pt. 764, Supp. 1 Supplement No. 1 to Part 764... “standard” or “non-standard.” This Supplement specifies terms of the standard order denying export...

  9. 15 CFR Supplement No. 1 to Part 764 - Standard Terms of Orders Denying Export Privileges

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... Export Privileges No. Supplement No. 1 to Part 764 Commerce and Foreign Trade Regulations Relating to... ADMINISTRATION REGULATIONS ENFORCEMENT AND PROTECTIVE MEASURES Pt. 764, Supp. 1 Supplement No. 1 to Part 764... “standard” or “non-standard.” This Supplement specifies terms of the standard order denying export...

  10. 7 CFR 319.77-5 - Disposition of regulated articles denied entry.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 7 Agriculture 5 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false Disposition of regulated articles denied entry. 319.77-5 Section 319.77-5 Agriculture Regulations of the Department of Agriculture (Continued) ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE FOREIGN QUARANTINE NOTICES Gypsy Moth...

  11. 7 CFR 319.77-5 - Disposition of regulated articles denied entry.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 7 Agriculture 5 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Disposition of regulated articles denied entry. 319.77-5 Section 319.77-5 Agriculture Regulations of the Department of Agriculture (Continued) ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE FOREIGN QUARANTINE NOTICES Gypsy Moth...

  12. 7 CFR 319.77-5 - Disposition of regulated articles denied entry.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... 7 Agriculture 5 2014-01-01 2014-01-01 false Disposition of regulated articles denied entry. 319.77-5 Section 319.77-5 Agriculture Regulations of the Department of Agriculture (Continued) ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE FOREIGN QUARANTINE NOTICES Gypsy Moth...

  13. 7 CFR 319.77-5 - Disposition of regulated articles denied entry.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 7 Agriculture 5 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false Disposition of regulated articles denied entry. 319.77-5 Section 319.77-5 Agriculture Regulations of the Department of Agriculture (Continued) ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE FOREIGN QUARANTINE NOTICES Gypsy Moth...

  14. 7 CFR 319.77-5 - Disposition of regulated articles denied entry.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 7 Agriculture 5 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false Disposition of regulated articles denied entry. 319.77-5 Section 319.77-5 Agriculture Regulations of the Department of Agriculture (Continued) ANIMAL AND PLANT HEALTH INSPECTION SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE FOREIGN QUARANTINE NOTICES Gypsy Moth...

  15. 36 CFR 1256.34 - How long may access to some donated historical materials be denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... 36 Parks, Forests, and Public Property 3 2010-07-01 2010-07-01 false How long may access to some donated historical materials be denied? 1256.34 Section 1256.34 Parks, Forests, and Public Property... HISTORICAL MATERIALS Access to Donated Historical Materials § 1256.34 How long may access to some...

  16. 38 CFR 17.506 - Appeal of decision by Veterans Health Administration to deny disclosure.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... appeal this decision to the General Counsel of the Department of Veterans Affairs within 60 days of the... 38 Pensions, Bonuses, and Veterans' Relief 1 2014-07-01 2014-07-01 false Appeal of decision by Veterans Health Administration to deny disclosure. 17.506 Section 17.506 Pensions, Bonuses, and...

  17. 38 CFR 17.506 - Appeal of decision by Veterans Health Administration to deny disclosure.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... appeal this decision to the General Counsel of the Department of Veterans Affairs within 60 days of the... 38 Pensions, Bonuses, and Veterans' Relief 1 2011-07-01 2011-07-01 false Appeal of decision by Veterans Health Administration to deny disclosure. 17.506 Section 17.506 Pensions, Bonuses, and...

  18. 38 CFR 17.506 - Appeal of decision by Veterans Health Administration to deny disclosure.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... appeal this decision to the General Counsel of the Department of Veterans Affairs within 60 days of the... 38 Pensions, Bonuses, and Veterans' Relief 1 2013-07-01 2013-07-01 false Appeal of decision by Veterans Health Administration to deny disclosure. 17.506 Section 17.506 Pensions, Bonuses, and...

  19. 38 CFR 17.506 - Appeal of decision by Veterans Health Administration to deny disclosure.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... appeal this decision to the General Counsel of the Department of Veterans Affairs within 60 days of the... 38 Pensions, Bonuses, and Veterans' Relief 1 2010-07-01 2010-07-01 false Appeal of decision by Veterans Health Administration to deny disclosure. 17.506 Section 17.506 Pensions, Bonuses, and...

  20. 76 FR 31225 - Procedures Governing Administrative Review of a United States Trustee's Decision To Deny a...

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2011-05-31

    ... August 14, 2009, at 74 FR 41,101, EOUST ] published a proposed rule on this topic. Before the comment... To Deny a Chapter 12 or Chapter 13 Standing Trustee's Claim of Actual, Necessary Expenses AGENCY... rule (``rule'') sets forth the procedures for a chapter 12 or chapter 13 standing trustee...

  1. 33 CFR 325.8 - Authority to issue or deny permits.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... permits. 325.8 Section 325.8 Navigation and Navigable Waters CORPS OF ENGINEERS, DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE PROCESSING OF DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY PERMITS § 325.8 Authority to issue or deny permits. (a) General. Except as otherwise provided in this regulation, the Secretary of the Army, subject...

  2. Psychosocial Functioning of Bullied Youth Who Adopt versus Deny the Bully-Victim Label

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Sharkey, Jill D.; Ruderman, Matthew A.; Mayworm, Ashley M.; Green, Jennifer Greif; Furlong, Michael J.; Rivera, Nelly; Purisch, Lindsey

    2015-01-01

    This study addressed a need for research on the association between adopting or denying the label of bully victim and students' psychosocial functioning. Participants were 1,063 students in Grades 5, 7, and 9 in a school district in the northeastern United States. Students were grouped based on their pattern of responses to (a) the California…

  3. 8 CFR 245a.6 - Treatment of denied application under part 245a, Subpart B.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 8 Aliens and Nationality 1 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false Treatment of denied application under part 245a, Subpart B. 245a.6 Section 245a.6 Aliens and Nationality DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY.... If the district director finds that an eligible alien as defined at § 245a.10 has not...

  4. 8 CFR 245a.6 - Treatment of denied application under part 245a, Subpart B.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 8 Aliens and Nationality 1 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Treatment of denied application under part 245a, Subpart B. 245a.6 Section 245a.6 Aliens and Nationality DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY..., Subpart B. If the district director finds that an eligible alien as defined at § 245a.10 has...

  5. 8 CFR 245a.6 - Treatment of denied application under part 245a, Subpart B.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... 8 Aliens and Nationality 1 2014-01-01 2014-01-01 false Treatment of denied application under part 245a, Subpart B. 245a.6 Section 245a.6 Aliens and Nationality DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY.... If the district director finds that an eligible alien as defined at § 245a.10 has not...

  6. 8 CFR 245a.6 - Treatment of denied application under part 245a, Subpart B.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 8 Aliens and Nationality 1 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false Treatment of denied application under part 245a, Subpart B. 245a.6 Section 245a.6 Aliens and Nationality DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY.... If the district director finds that an eligible alien as defined at § 245a.10 has not...

  7. 40 CFR 310.19 - Under what conditions would EPA deny my request?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... 40 Protection of Environment 27 2010-07-01 2010-07-01 false Under what conditions would EPA deny my request? 310.19 Section 310.19 Protection of Environment ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY... accepted accounting principles and practices consistently applied; (b) The costs you claim are...

  8. 40 CFR 310.19 - Under what conditions would EPA deny my request?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... 40 Protection of Environment 29 2013-07-01 2013-07-01 false Under what conditions would EPA deny my request? 310.19 Section 310.19 Protection of Environment ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY... accepted accounting principles and practices consistently applied; (b) The costs you claim are...

  9. 40 CFR 310.19 - Under what conditions would EPA deny my request?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... 40 Protection of Environment 28 2014-07-01 2014-07-01 false Under what conditions would EPA deny my request? 310.19 Section 310.19 Protection of Environment ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY... accepted accounting principles and practices consistently applied; (b) The costs you claim are...

  10. 75 FR 55997 - Carbaryl; Order Denying NRDC's Objections and Requests for Hearing

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2010-09-15

    ... denies objections, and requests for a hearing on those objections, to an earlier EPA Order, (73 FR 64229.... (73 FR 64229, October 29, 2008) (Ref. 4). NRDC then filed objections to EPA's denial of NRDC's.... (73 FR 64229, October 29, 2008). Orders issued under section 408(d)(4)(iii) are subject to...

  11. 77 FR 54402 - Dichlorvos (DDVP); Order Denying NRDC's Objections on Remand

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2012-09-05

    ... production (North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code 111), e.g., agricultural workers... order, (72 FR 68662, December 5, 2007), denying a petition to revoke all tolerances established for the... this objection, (73 FR 42683, July 23, 2008), but that order was vacated, in part, by the United...

  12. 20 CFR 668.270 - What appeal rights are available to entities that are denied designation?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ... Administrative Law Judges using the procedures at 20 CFR 667.800 or the alternative dispute resolution procedures at 20 CFR 667.840. The Grant Officer will provide an entity whose request for designation was denied... ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF LABOR (CONTINUED) INDIAN AND NATIVE AMERICAN PROGRAMS UNDER TITLE I OF...

  13. 48 CFR 19.602-2 - Issuing or denying a Certificate of Competency (COC).

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-10-01

    ... Certificate of Competency (COC). 19.602-2 Section 19.602-2 Federal Acquisition Regulations System FEDERAL ACQUISITION REGULATION SOCIOECONOMIC PROGRAMS SMALL BUSINESS PROGRAMS Certificates of Competency and Determinations of Responsibility 19.602-2 Issuing or denying a Certificate of Competency (COC). Within...

  14. 42 CFR 136.416 - When should the IHS deny employment or dismiss an employee?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-10-01

    ... 42 Public Health 1 2012-10-01 2012-10-01 false When should the IHS deny employment or dismiss an employee? 136.416 Section 136.416 Public Health PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES INDIAN HEALTH Indian...

  15. 42 CFR 136.416 - When should the IHS deny employment or dismiss an employee?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-10-01

    ... 42 Public Health 1 2013-10-01 2013-10-01 false When should the IHS deny employment or dismiss an employee? 136.416 Section 136.416 Public Health PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES INDIAN HEALTH Indian Child Protection and Family Violence Prevention...

  16. 42 CFR 136.416 - When should the IHS deny employment or dismiss an employee?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-10-01

    ... 42 Public Health 1 2014-10-01 2014-10-01 false When should the IHS deny employment or dismiss an employee? 136.416 Section 136.416 Public Health PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES INDIAN HEALTH Indian...

  17. 45 CFR 78.3 - Benefits not denied to rehabilitated offenders.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-10-01

    ... substances shall be denied Federal benefits relating to long-term drug treatment programs for addiction under... to a long-term treatment program for addiction as defined by § 78.2(b), provided that in the... addiction as defined by § 78.2(b), provided that in the determination of the sentencing court there is...

  18. 45 CFR 78.3 - Benefits not denied to rehabilitated offenders.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-10-01

    ... substances shall be denied Federal benefits relating to long-term drug treatment programs for addiction under... to a long-term treatment program for addiction as defined by § 78.2(b), provided that in the... addiction as defined by § 78.2(b), provided that in the determination of the sentencing court there is...

  19. 45 CFR 78.3 - Benefits not denied to rehabilitated offenders.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-10-01

    ... substances shall be denied Federal benefits relating to long-term drug treatment programs for addiction under... to a long-term treatment program for addiction as defined by § 78.2(b), provided that in the... addiction as defined by § 78.2(b), provided that in the determination of the sentencing court there is...

  20. 45 CFR 78.3 - Benefits not denied to rehabilitated offenders.

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    2012-10-01

    ... substances shall be denied Federal benefits relating to long-term drug treatment programs for addiction under... to a long-term treatment program for addiction as defined by § 78.2(b), provided that in the... addiction as defined by § 78.2(b), provided that in the determination of the sentencing court there is...

  1. 45 CFR 78.3 - Benefits not denied to rehabilitated offenders.

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    2014-10-01

    ... substances shall be denied Federal benefits relating to long-term drug treatment programs for addiction under... to a long-term treatment program for addiction as defined by § 78.2(b), provided that in the... addiction as defined by § 78.2(b), provided that in the determination of the sentencing court there is...

  2. 78 FR 19192 - Nexiant, LLC, 2531 West Maryland Avenue, Tampa, FL 33629; Order Denying Export Privileges

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    ... August 15, 2012 (77 FR 49699 (August 16, 2012)), has continued the Regulations in effect under the IEEPA... Bureau of Industry and Security Nexiant, LLC, 2531 West Maryland Avenue, Tampa, FL 33629; Order Denying.... Until October 18, 2022, Nexiant, LLC (``Nexiant''), with a last known address at: 2531 West...

  3. 21 CFR 516.133 - Denying a request for determination of eligibility for indexing.

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    2010-04-01

    ... 21 Food and Drugs 6 2010-04-01 2010-04-01 false Denying a request for determination of eligibility for indexing. 516.133 Section 516.133 Food and Drugs FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF... animal will not be consumed by humans or food-producing animals, or (ii) In a hatchery, tank, pond,...

  4. 21 CFR 516.133 - Denying a request for determination of eligibility for indexing.

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    2011-04-01

    ... 21 Food and Drugs 6 2011-04-01 2011-04-01 false Denying a request for determination of eligibility for indexing. 516.133 Section 516.133 Food and Drugs FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF... animal will not be consumed by humans or food-producing animals, or (ii) In a hatchery, tank, pond,...

  5. 47 CFR 73.7004 - Petitions to deny tentative selectee(s).

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    2010-10-01

    ... 47 Telecommunication 4 2010-10-01 2010-10-01 false Petitions to deny tentative selectee(s). 73.7004 Section 73.7004 Telecommunication FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION (CONTINUED) BROADCAST RADIO SERVICES RADIO BROADCAST SERVICES Application and Selection Procedures for Reserved Noncommercial Educational Channels, and for Certain Applications...

  6. Ontario appellate court denies HIV-positive man's constitutional claim to medical marijuana.

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    Elliott, Richard

    2002-03-01

    In January 2002, the Ontario Court of Appeal denied a claim by a Toronto man living with HIV/AIDS that Canada's laws prohibiting marijuana possession and cultivation infringe his constitutional rights to liberty and security of the person. PMID:14979265

  7. Supreme Court denies leave to appeal in medical marijuana charter challenge.

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    Elliott, Richard; Carey, Ruth

    2002-12-01

    As previously reported in this publication, in January 2002 the Ontario Court of Appeal denied Jim Wakeford's claim that Canada's laws prohibiting marijuana possession and cultivation infringe his constitutional rights to liberty and security of the person. On 22 November 2002 the Supreme Court of Canada announced that it would not hear his appeal from that decision. PMID:14743810

  8. 30 CFR 227.109 - What if the MMS Director denies a State's delegation proposal?

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    2010-07-01

    ... 30 Mineral Resources 2 2010-07-01 2010-07-01 false What if the MMS Director denies a State's delegation proposal? 227.109 Section 227.109 Mineral Resources MINERALS MANAGEMENT SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR MINERALS REVENUE MANAGEMENT DELEGATION TO STATES Delegation Process § 227.109 What if the...

  9. 32 CFR 725.9 - Action to grant or deny a request.

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    2010-07-01

    ... procedural, enforceable at law against the United States, DOD, or DON. (b) 32 CFR part 97 and this part apply... be granted unless that testimony would constitute a violation of the U.S. Code (e.g., 18 U.S.C. 201... determination to grant or deny shall be in writing. (e) The determination letter should respond solely to...

  10. 33 CFR 148.283 - When is the application process stopped before the application is approved or denied?

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    2012-07-01

    ... 33 Navigation and Navigable Waters 2 2012-07-01 2012-07-01 false When is the application process stopped before the application is approved or denied? 148.283 Section 148.283 Navigation and Navigable... stopped before the application is approved or denied? The Commandant (CG-5) recommends to MARAD that...

  11. 33 CFR 148.283 - When is the application process stopped before the application is approved or denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... 33 Navigation and Navigable Waters 2 2010-07-01 2010-07-01 false When is the application process stopped before the application is approved or denied? 148.283 Section 148.283 Navigation and Navigable... stopped before the application is approved or denied? The Commandant (CG-5) recommends to MARAD that...

  12. 33 CFR 148.283 - When is the application process stopped before the application is approved or denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... 33 Navigation and Navigable Waters 2 2011-07-01 2011-07-01 false When is the application process stopped before the application is approved or denied? 148.283 Section 148.283 Navigation and Navigable... stopped before the application is approved or denied? The Commandant (CG-5) recommends to MARAD that...

  13. 33 CFR 148.283 - When is the application process stopped before the application is approved or denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... 33 Navigation and Navigable Waters 2 2013-07-01 2013-07-01 false When is the application process stopped before the application is approved or denied? 148.283 Section 148.283 Navigation and Navigable... stopped before the application is approved or denied? The Commandant (CG-5P) recommends to MARAD that...

  14. A Search for Companions to Nearby Brown Dwarfs: The Binary DENIS-P J1228.2-1547

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    Martin, E.; Brandner, W.; Basri, G.

    1999-01-01

    Hubble Space Telescope near infrared camera and multiobject spectrometer (NICMOS) imaging observations of two nearby young brown dwarfs, DENIS-P J1228.2-1547 and Kelu 1, show that the DENIS object is resolved into two components of nearly equal brightness with a projected separation of 0.275 arcsec.

  15. 41 CFR 105-64.504 - Under what conditions will I be denied an accounting of disclosures?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... will I be denied an accounting of disclosures? 105-64.504 Section 105-64.504 Public Contracts and... ADMINISTRATION Regional Offices-General Services Administration 64-GSA PRIVACY ACT RULES 64.5-Disclosure of Records § 105-64.504 Under what conditions will I be denied an accounting of disclosures? The...

  16. 28 CFR 58.17 - Procedures for denying an application or removing an agency from the approved list, and the...

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    2011-07-01

    ... 28 Judicial Administration 2 2011-07-01 2011-07-01 false Procedures for denying an application or removing an agency from the approved list, and the administrative review rights granted to denied or removed agencies. 58.17 Section 58.17 Judicial Administration DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (CONTINUED) REGULATIONS RELATING TO THE BANKRUPTCY REFORM ACTS...

  17. 28 CFR 58.27 - Procedures for denying an application or removing a provider from the approved list, and the...

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    2011-07-01

    ... 28 Judicial Administration 2 2011-07-01 2011-07-01 false Procedures for denying an application or removing a provider from the approved list, and the administrative review rights granted to denied or removed providers. 58.27 Section 58.27 Judicial Administration DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (CONTINUED) REGULATIONS RELATING TO THE BANKRUPTCY REFORM...

  18. 33 CFR 96.390 - When will the Coast Guard deny entry into a U.S. port?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... 33 Navigation and Navigable Waters 1 2013-07-01 2013-07-01 false When will the Coast Guard deny entry into a U.S. port? 96.390 Section 96.390 Navigation and Navigable Waters COAST GUARD, DEPARTMENT OF... Coast Guard deny entry into a U.S. port? (a) Except for a foreign vessel entering U.S. waters...

  19. 33 CFR 96.390 - When will the Coast Guard deny entry into a U.S. port?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... 33 Navigation and Navigable Waters 1 2014-07-01 2014-07-01 false When will the Coast Guard deny entry into a U.S. port? 96.390 Section 96.390 Navigation and Navigable Waters COAST GUARD, DEPARTMENT OF... Coast Guard deny entry into a U.S. port? (a) Except for a foreign vessel entering U.S. waters...

  20. 33 CFR 96.390 - When will the Coast Guard deny entry into a U.S. port?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... 33 Navigation and Navigable Waters 1 2011-07-01 2011-07-01 false When will the Coast Guard deny entry into a U.S. port? 96.390 Section 96.390 Navigation and Navigable Waters COAST GUARD, DEPARTMENT OF... Coast Guard deny entry into a U.S. port? (a) Except for a foreign vessel entering U.S. waters...

  1. 33 CFR 96.390 - When will the Coast Guard deny entry into a U.S. port?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... 33 Navigation and Navigable Waters 1 2012-07-01 2012-07-01 false When will the Coast Guard deny entry into a U.S. port? 96.390 Section 96.390 Navigation and Navigable Waters COAST GUARD, DEPARTMENT OF... Coast Guard deny entry into a U.S. port? (a) Except for a foreign vessel entering U.S. waters...

  2. 26 CFR 1.547-5 - Deduction denied in case of fraud or wilful failure to file timely return.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... 26 Internal Revenue 7 2011-04-01 2009-04-01 true Deduction denied in case of fraud or wilful... Companies § 1.547-5 Deduction denied in case of fraud or wilful failure to file timely return. No deduction... that any part of the deficiency is due to fraud with intent to evade tax, or to wilful failure to...

  3. 40 CFR 270.130 - What is the process for approving or denying my application for a RAP?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... denying my application for a RAP? 270.130 Section 270.130 Protection of Environment ENVIRONMENTAL... PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.130 What is the process for approving or denying my application for a RAP? (a) If the Director tentatively finds that your...

  4. 40 CFR 270.130 - What is the process for approving or denying my application for a RAP?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... denying my application for a RAP? 270.130 Section 270.130 Protection of Environment ENVIRONMENTAL... PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.130 What is the process for approving or denying my application for a RAP? (a) If the Director tentatively finds that your...

  5. 40 CFR 270.130 - What is the process for approving or denying my application for a RAP?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... denying my application for a RAP? 270.130 Section 270.130 Protection of Environment ENVIRONMENTAL... PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.130 What is the process for approving or denying my application for a RAP? (a) If the Director tentatively finds that your...

  6. 40 CFR 270.130 - What is the process for approving or denying my application for a RAP?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... denying my application for a RAP? 270.130 Section 270.130 Protection of Environment ENVIRONMENTAL... PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.130 What is the process for approving or denying my application for a RAP? (a) If the Director tentatively finds that your...

  7. 40 CFR 270.130 - What is the process for approving or denying my application for a RAP?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... denying my application for a RAP? 270.130 Section 270.130 Protection of Environment ENVIRONMENTAL... PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.130 What is the process for approving or denying my application for a RAP? (a) If the Director tentatively finds that your...

  8. Metapsychology or metapsychologies? Some comments on Paul Denis's paper 'The drive revisited: mastery and satisfaction'.

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    Sapisochin, Gabriel

    2016-06-01

    In this commentary on Paul Denis's paper 'The drive revisited: mastery and satisfaction', the author defends the idea of a plurality of metapsychologies that must be contrasted with and distinguished from each other while avoiding incompatible translations between models. In this connection he presents various theoretical approaches to aggression and the death drive, and demonstrates the differences between the drive model and the model underlying the theory of internalized object relations. The author holds that the concept of the internal object differs from Freud's notion of the representation (Vorstellung). He also considers that the imago as defined by Paul Denis in fact corresponds to the concept of the internal object. Lastly, he addresses the complex issue of listening to archaic forms of psychic functioning and their non-discursive presentation within the analytic process, which affects the transference-countertransference link. PMID:27437625

  9. New species of Brachystomellidae and characterization of Micronella porcus (Denis, 1933) from Brazil.

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    Queiroz, Gabriel C; de Mendonça, Maria Cleide

    2013-01-01

    Three new species of Brachystomellidae from high altitude fields of southeast Brazil are described and illustrated and additions made to the description of Micronella porcus (Denis, 1933). The new species are Neorganella rotundatae sp. n., the second for the genus, Micronella itacaman sp. n. and Micronella longisensilla sp. n. Diagnosis of the genera have been extended. An identification key to the genus Micronella Arlé, 1959 is provided.

  10. Mental Health Diagnoses 3 Years After Receiving or Being Denied an Abortion in the United States

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    Neuhaus, John M.; Foster, Diana G.

    2015-01-01

    Objectives. We set out to assess the occurrence of new depression and anxiety diagnoses in women 3 years after they sought an abortion. Methods. We conducted semiannual telephone interviews of 956 women who sought abortions from 30 US facilities. Adjusted multivariable discrete-time logistic survival models examined whether the study group (women who obtained abortions just under a facility’s gestational age limit, who were denied abortions and carried to term, who were denied abortions and did not carry to term, and who received first-trimester abortions) predicted depression or anxiety onset during seven 6-month time intervals. Results. The 3-year cumulative probability of professionally diagnosed depression was 9% to 14%; for anxiety it was 10% to 15%, with no study group differences. Women in the first-trimester group and women denied abortions who did not give birth had greater odds of new self-diagnosed anxiety than did women who obtained abortions just under facility gestational limits. Conclusions. Among women seeking abortions near facility gestational limits, those who obtained abortions were at no greater mental health risk than were women who carried an unwanted pregnancy to term. PMID:26469674

  11. Access Denied

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    Villano, Matt

    2008-01-01

    Building access control (BAC)--a catchall phrase to describe the systems that control access to facilities across campus--has traditionally been handled with remarkably low-tech solutions: (1) manual locks; (2) electronic locks; and (3) ID cards with magnetic strips. Recent improvements have included smart cards and keyless solutions that make use…

  12. Access Denied

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    Raths, David

    2012-01-01

    As faculty members add online and multimedia elements to their courses, colleges and universities across the country are realizing that there is a lot of work to be done to ensure that disabled students (and employees) have equal access to course material and university websites. Unfortunately, far too few schools consider the task a top priority.…

  13. Reduced Survival in Bariatric Surgery Candidates Delayed or Denied by Lack of Insurance Approval.

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    Flanagan, Eleisha; Ghaderi, Iman; Overby, D Wayne; Farrell, Timothy M

    2016-02-01

    Bariatric surgery reduces mortality for Americans who meet candidacy criteria and have insurance coverage. Unfortunately, some medically suitable candidates are denied or delayed during insurance approval processes. The long-term impact of such care delays on survival is unknown. Using a prospectively maintained bariatric intake database, we identified consecutive applicants who were evaluated and medically cleared by our multidisciplinary care team and for whom insurance approval was requested. We compared survival in those who were initially approved by their insurance carriers (controls) and those who were initially denied coverage (subjects). Mortality was determined using the Social Security Death Index. Kaplan-Meier survival curves were plotted and the log-rank test for significance was applied. From August 2003 to December 2008, 463 patients (391 females, mean age 45 ± 10 years, mean body mass index 52.5 ± 9.4 kg/m(2)) were medically cleared for a bariatric procedure. Of these, 363 were approved by insurance on initial request, whereas 100 were denied. Given the study's intention to measure the aggregate impact of delays and denials, nine patients who later came to operation after appeal or coverage change were maintained in the subject cohort. During 0- to 113-month follow-up, six subjects (6%) died compared with seven controls (1.9%), corresponding to a statistically significant survival benefit for patients initially approved for bariatric surgery without delay or denial (P < 0.001). In conclusion, access to bariatric surgical care was impeded by insurance certification processes in 22 per cent of medically acceptable candidates. Processes that delay or restrict efficient access to bariatric surgery are associated with a 3-fold mortality increase. PMID:26874141

  14. Denying humanness to others: a newly discovered mechanism by which violent video games increase aggressive behavior.

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    Greitemeyer, Tobias; McLatchie, Neil

    2011-05-01

    Past research has provided abundant evidence that playing violent video games increases aggressive behavior. So far, these effects have been explained mainly as the result of priming existing knowledge structures. The research reported here examined the role of denying humanness to other people in accounting for the effect that playing a violent video game has on aggressive behavior. In two experiments, we found that playing violent video games increased dehumanization, which in turn evoked aggressive behavior. Thus, it appears that video-game-induced aggressive behavior is triggered when victimizers perceive the victim to be less human.

  15. Denying humanness to others: a newly discovered mechanism by which violent video games increase aggressive behavior.

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    Greitemeyer, Tobias; McLatchie, Neil

    2011-05-01

    Past research has provided abundant evidence that playing violent video games increases aggressive behavior. So far, these effects have been explained mainly as the result of priming existing knowledge structures. The research reported here examined the role of denying humanness to other people in accounting for the effect that playing a violent video game has on aggressive behavior. In two experiments, we found that playing violent video games increased dehumanization, which in turn evoked aggressive behavior. Thus, it appears that video-game-induced aggressive behavior is triggered when victimizers perceive the victim to be less human. PMID:21422464

  16. Receiving Versus Being Denied a Pregnancy Termination and Subsequent Alcohol Use: A Longitudinal Study

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    Roberts, Sarah C. M.; Delucchi, Kevin; Wilsnack, Sharon C.; Foster, Diana Greene

    2015-01-01

    Aim Research finds women who terminate pregnancies are at risk of subsequent problematic alcohol use, but methodological and conceptual problems are common. This study examines the relationship between receiving versus being denied termination and subsequent alcohol use. Methods Data are from a prospective, longitudinal study of US women seeking pregnancy terminations. Participants presented just before a facility's gestational limit and received terminations (Near Limits, n = 452) or just beyond the limit and were denied terminations (Turnaways, n = 231). Results Groups did not differ in alcohol use before pregnancy recognition. One week after termination-seeking (Turnaways still pregnant, Near Limits not), Turnaways had lower odds of any and binge alcohol use, but did not differ on 1+ problem symptoms. Over 2.5 years, both Near Limits and Turnaways increased any and binge alcohol use, with Turnaways increasing more rapidly. The groups did not converge again on any or binge use. For Near Limits, any alcohol use surpassed the pre-pregnancy recognition level, but binge use did not. Changes in problem symptoms over time were not evident for either group. Conclusion While women who had a termination were more likely to report any and binge alcohol use than women who had a child, this difference was due to a reduction in consumption among women having the child rather than an increase in consumption among women having a termination. Thus, assertions that having a termination leads women to increase alcohol use to cope with having had a termination are not supported. PMID:25787011

  17. DENIS J081730.0-615520: AN OVERLOOKED MID-T DWARF IN THE SOLAR NEIGHBORHOOD

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    Artigau, Etienne; Lafreniere, David; Doyon, Rene; Radigan, Jacqueline; Jayawardhana, Ray; Folkes, Stuart; Kurtev, Radostin; Borissova, Jura

    2010-07-20

    Recent wide-field near-infrared surveys have uncovered a large number of cool brown dwarfs (BDs), extending the temperature sequence down to less than 500 K and constraining the faint end of the luminosity function (LF). One interesting implication of the derived LF is that the BD census in the immediate (<10 pc) solar neighborhood is still largely incomplete, and some bright (J < 16) BDs remain to be identified in existing surveys. These objects are especially interesting as they are the ones that can be studied in most detail, especially with techniques that require large fluxes (e.g., time-variability, polarimetry, and high-resolution spectroscopy) that cannot realistically be applied to objects uncovered by deep surveys. By cross-matching the DEep Near-Infrared Survey of the Southern sky (DENIS) and the Two Micron All Sky Survey point-source catalogs, we have identified an overlooked BD-DENIS J081730.0-615520-that is the brightest field mid-T dwarf in the sky (J = 13.6). We present astrometry and spectroscopy follow-up observations of this BD. Our data indicate a spectral type T6 and a distance-from parallax measurement-of 4.9 {+-} 0.3 pc, placing this mid-T dwarf among the three closest isolated BDs to the Sun.

  18. The Hox complex - an interview with Denis Duboule. Interviewed by Richardson, Michael K.

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    Duboule, Denis

    2009-01-01

    Denis Duboule is one of the most influential and highly-cited scientists in developmental biology. Born in Geneva in 1955, he holds dual Swiss and French nationality. His undergraduate studies in biology at the University of Geneva included research on mouse embryology. He later learned molecular techniques in the laboratory of Pierre Chambon, becoming a major player in characterising the newly-discovered vertebrate Hox genes. He helped discover their genomic clustering, realising that they had arisen by trans duplication. With Gaunt and Sharpe, he proposed that vertebrate Hox clusters might show spatial colinearity, and subsequently extended this concept to the timing of gene activation (temporal colinearity). Along with the Krumlauf laboratory, he reported the structural and functional conservation of the homeotic systems in flies and vertebrates. His lab was the first to describe nested patterns of Hox gene expression in the developing mouse limb, and later showed that digit-associated Hoxd gene expression was lacking in zebrafish paired fin development. His concept of phylotypic progression helps explain major evolutionary developmental phenomena in terms of Hox gene regulatory networks. His research helped reveal that the genital tubercle may, like the limb, be patterned by Hox genes. His lab developed targeted meiotic recombination (TAMERE), using it to make profound advances in our understanding of Hox gene regulation. Remote enhancers linked to digit patterning have been uncovered, together with a likely mechanism for colinearity. Denis lives in Geneva with his wife Brigitte Galliot, also a scientist, with their four children.

  19. ‘This Is Real Misery’: Experiences of Women Denied Legal Abortion in Tunisia

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    Hajri, Selma; Raifman, Sarah; Gerdts, Caitlin; Baum, Sarah; Foster, Diana Greene

    2015-01-01

    Barriers to accessing legal abortion services in Tunisia are increasing, despite a liberal abortion law, and women are often denied wanted legal abortion services. In this paper, we seek to explore the reasons for abortion denial and whether these reasons had a legal or medical basis. We also identify barriers women faced in accessing abortion and make recommendations for improved access to quality abortion care. We recruited women immediately after they had been turned away from legal abortion services at two facilities in Tunis, Tunisia. Thirteen women consented to participate in qualitative interviews two months after they were turned away from the facility. Women were denied abortion care on the day they were recruited due to three main reasons: gestational age, health conditions, and logistical barriers. Nine women ultimately terminated their pregnancies at another facility, and four women carried to term. None of the women attempted illegal abortion services or self-induction. Further research is needed in order to assess abortion denial from the perspective of providers and medical staff. PMID:26684189

  20. Deny, Distance, or Dismantle? How White Americans Manage a Privileged Identity.

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    Knowles, Eric D; Lowery, Brian S; Chow, Rosalind M; Unzueta, Miguel M

    2014-11-01

    Social scientists have traditionally argued that whiteness-the attribute of being recognized and treated as a White person in society-is powerful because it is invisible. On this view, members of the racially dominant group have the unique luxury of rarely noticing their race or the privileges it confers. This article challenges this "invisibility thesis," arguing that Whites frequently regard themselves as racial actors. We further argue that whiteness defines a problematic social identity that confronts Whites with 2 psychological threats: the possibility that their accomplishments in life were not fully earned (meritocratic threat) and the association with a group that benefits from unfair social advantages (group-image threat). We theorize that Whites manage their racial identity to dispel these threats. According to our deny, distance, or dismantle (3D) model of White identity management, dominant-group members have three strategies at their disposal: deny the existence of privilege, distance their own self-concepts from the White category, or strive to dismantle systems of privilege. Whereas denial and distancing promote insensitivity and inaction with respect to racial inequality, dismantling reduces threat by relinquishing privileges. We suggest that interventions aimed at reducing inequality should attempt to leverage dismantling as a strategy of White identity management.

  1. 'This Is Real Misery': Experiences of Women Denied Legal Abortion in Tunisia.

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    Hajri, Selma; Raifman, Sarah; Gerdts, Caitlin; Baum, Sarah; Foster, Diana Greene

    2015-01-01

    Barriers to accessing legal abortion services in Tunisia are increasing, despite a liberal abortion law, and women are often denied wanted legal abortion services. In this paper, we seek to explore the reasons for abortion denial and whether these reasons had a legal or medical basis. We also identify barriers women faced in accessing abortion and make recommendations for improved access to quality abortion care. We recruited women immediately after they had been turned away from legal abortion services at two facilities in Tunis, Tunisia. Thirteen women consented to participate in qualitative interviews two months after they were turned away from the facility. Women were denied abortion care on the day they were recruited due to three main reasons: gestational age, health conditions, and logistical barriers. Nine women ultimately terminated their pregnancies at another facility, and four women carried to term. None of the women attempted illegal abortion services or self-induction. Further research is needed in order to assess abortion denial from the perspective of providers and medical staff.

  2. Why Do Parents Grant or Deny Consent for Adolescent Participation in Sexuality Research?

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    Moilanen, Kristin L

    2016-05-01

    To date, there is limited knowledge about how parents make decisions about adolescents' participation in sexuality research. This gap was addressed in the present study, which explored parents' reasons for providing or denying consent and their suggestions for improving the likelihood of consent. 151 parents responded through anonymous internet surveys (85.3 % mothers; 87 % European American). Those who would likely consent were largely motivated by potential benefits and limited risks of participating in the study. Those unlikely to consent expressed discomfort with sexual content, which they viewed as inappropriate for sexually-naïve adolescents. Most were somewhat more likely to consent if researchers engaged in ethical research practices (e.g., protecting confidentiality). As in other adolescent life domains, parents' decisions strongly reflected their desire to protect their teenagers' wellbeing, though respondents' means of pursuing this goal varied. The discussion centers on the findings' implications for theory development and recruitment efforts. PMID:26910523

  3. "Not one of us": predictors and consequences of denying ingroup characteristics to ambiguous targets.

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    Kteily, Nour; Cotterill, Sarah; Sidanius, Jim; Sheehy-Skeffington, Jennifer; Bergh, Robin

    2014-10-01

    We investigated individual difference predictors of ascribing ingroup characteristics to negative and positive ambiguous targets. Studies 1 and 2 investigated events involving negative targets whose status as racial (Tsarnaev brothers) or national (Woolwich attackers) ingroup members remained ambiguous. Immediately following the attacks, we presented White Americans and British individuals with the suspects' images. Those higher in social dominance orientation (SDO) and right-wing authoritarianism (RWA)-concerned with enforcing status boundaries and adherence to ingroup norms, respectively-perceived these low status and low conformity suspects as looking less White and less British, thus denying them ingroup characteristics. Perceiving suspects in more exclusionary terms increased support for treating them harshly, and for militaristic counter-terrorism policies prioritizing ingroup safety over outgroup harm. Studies 3 and 4 experimentally manipulated a racially ambiguous target's status and conformity. Results suggested that target status and conformity critically influence SDO's (status) and RWA's (conformity) effects on inclusionary versus exclusionary perceptions.

  4. Meta-image navigation augmenters for GPS denied mountain navigation of small UAS

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    Wang, Teng; ćelik, Koray; Somani, Arun K.

    2014-06-01

    We present a novel approach to use mountain drainage patterns for GPS-Denied navigation of small unmanned aerial systems (UAS) such as the ScanEagle, utilizing a down-looking fixed focus monocular imager. Our proposal allows extension of missions to GPS-denied mountain areas, with no assumption of human-made geographic objects. We leverage the analogy between mountain drainage patterns, human arteriograms, and human fingerprints, to match local drainage patterns to Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) rendered parallax occlusion maps of geo-registered radar returns (GRRR). Details of our actual GPU algorithm is beyond the subject of this paper, and is planned as a future paper. The matching occurs in real-time, while GRRR data is loaded on-board the aircraft pre-mission, so as not to require a scanning aperture radar during the mission. For recognition purposes, we represent a given mountain area with a set of spatially distributed mountain minutiae, i.e., details found in the drainage patterns, so that conventional minutiae-based fingerprint matching approaches can be used to match real-time camera image against template images in the training set. We use medical arteriography processing techniques to extract the patterns. The minutiae-based representation of mountains is achieved by first exposing mountain ridges and valleys with a series of filters and then extracting mountain minutiae from these ridges/valleys. Our results are experimentally validated on actual terrain data and show the effectiveness of minutiae-based mountain representation method. Furthermore, we study how to select landmarks for UAS navigation based on the proposed mountain representation and give a set of examples to show its feasibility. This research was in part funded by Rockwell Collins Inc.

  5. 77 FR 74694 - Utility Scale Wind Towers From China and Vietnam; Commission Determination To Deny a Request To...

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    2012-12-17

    ... From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office INTERNATIONAL TRADE COMMISSION Utility Scale Wind Towers From China and Vietnam; Commission Determination To Deny a Request To...., Shanghai Taisheng Wind Power Equipment Co., Ltd., the China Chamber of Commerce for Import & Export...

  6. 43 CFR 5.5 - When will an agency deny a permit for commercial filming or still photography?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-10-01

    ... commercial filming or still photography? 5.5 Section 5.5 Public Lands: Interior Office of the Secretary of the Interior COMMERCIAL FILMING AND SIMILAR PROJECTS AND STILL PHOTOGRAPHY ON CERTAIN AREAS UNDER... still photography? We will deny a permit authorizing commercial filming or still photography if...

  7. 43 CFR 5.5 - When will an agency deny a permit for commercial filming or still photography?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-10-01

    ... commercial filming or still photography? 5.5 Section 5.5 Public Lands: Interior Office of the Secretary of the Interior COMMERCIAL FILMING AND SIMILAR PROJECTS AND STILL PHOTOGRAPHY ON CERTAIN AREAS UNDER... still photography? We will deny a permit authorizing commercial filming or still photography if...

  8. 78 FR 32384 - South Carolina Electric and Gas Company; Notice Denying Motion to Intervene and Rejecting Request...

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    ... Energy Regulatory Commission South Carolina Electric and Gas Company; Notice Denying Motion to Intervene..., Richland, and Saluda Counties, South Carolina.\\1\\ On May 7, 2013, Pat Kelleher filed a motion to intervene... relevant part that a motion to intervene must show in sufficient detail that the movant's participation...

  9. 25 CFR 20.604 - How is an applicant or recipient notified that benefits or services are denied or changed?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... or services are denied or changed? 20.604 Section 20.604 Indians BUREAU OF INDIAN AFFAIRS, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR HUMAN SERVICES FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AND SOCIAL SERVICES PROGRAMS Administrative...? If the Bureau increases, decreases, suspends, or terminates financial assistance, the social...

  10. 25 CFR 20.604 - How is an applicant or recipient notified that benefits or services are denied or changed?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ... services are denied or changed? 20.604 Section 20.604 Indians BUREAU OF INDIAN AFFAIRS, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR HUMAN SERVICES FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AND SOCIAL SERVICES PROGRAMS Administrative Procedures § 20... Bureau increases, decreases, suspends, or terminates financial assistance, the social services...

  11. 25 CFR 20.604 - How is an applicant or recipient notified that benefits or services are denied or changed?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-04-01

    ... or services are denied or changed? 20.604 Section 20.604 Indians BUREAU OF INDIAN AFFAIRS, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR HUMAN SERVICES FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AND SOCIAL SERVICES PROGRAMS Administrative...? If the Bureau increases, decreases, suspends, or terminates financial assistance, the social...

  12. 25 CFR 20.604 - How is an applicant or recipient notified that benefits or services are denied or changed?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... or services are denied or changed? 20.604 Section 20.604 Indians BUREAU OF INDIAN AFFAIRS, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR HUMAN SERVICES FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AND SOCIAL SERVICES PROGRAMS Administrative...? If the Bureau increases, decreases, suspends, or terminates financial assistance, the social...

  13. 25 CFR 20.604 - How is an applicant or recipient notified that benefits or services are denied or changed?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... or services are denied or changed? 20.604 Section 20.604 Indians BUREAU OF INDIAN AFFAIRS, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR HUMAN SERVICES FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AND SOCIAL SERVICES PROGRAMS Administrative...? If the Bureau increases, decreases, suspends, or terminates financial assistance, the social...

  14. 78 FR 19194 - P&P Computers, 2531 West Maryland Avenue, Tampa, FL 33629; Order Denying Export Privileges

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    ... being that of August 15, 2012 (77 FR 49699 (August 16, 2012)), has continued the Regulations in effect... Bureau of Industry and Security P&P Computers, 2531 West Maryland Avenue, Tampa, FL 33629; Order Denying... Division, P&P Computers (``P&P'') was convicted of violating the International Emergency Economic...

  15. 32 CFR 2003.13 - Appeals of agency decisions denying declassification under mandatory review provisions in section...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... 32 National Defense 6 2013-07-01 2013-07-01 false Appeals of agency decisions denying declassification under mandatory review provisions in section 3.5 of the Order. 2003.13 Section 2003.13 National Defense Other Regulations Relating to National Defense INFORMATION SECURITY OVERSIGHT OFFICE, NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS...

  16. 32 CFR 2003.13 - Appeals of agency decisions denying declassification under mandatory review provisions in section...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... 32 National Defense 6 2014-07-01 2014-07-01 false Appeals of agency decisions denying declassification under mandatory review provisions in section 3.5 of the Order. 2003.13 Section 2003.13 National Defense Other Regulations Relating to National Defense INFORMATION SECURITY OVERSIGHT OFFICE, NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS...

  17. 13 CFR 124.206 - What appeal rights are available to an applicant that has been denied admission?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 13 Business Credit and Assistance 1 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false What appeal rights are available to an applicant that has been denied admission? 124.206 Section 124.206 Business Credit and Assistance SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 8(a) BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT/SMALL DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS...

  18. 38 CFR 74.13 - Can an applicant ask CVE to reconsider its initial decision to deny an application?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... Veterans' Relief DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS (CONTINUED) VETERANS SMALL BUSINESS REGULATIONS Application... for VetBiz VIP Verification or may request a formal size determination from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). A concern whose application is denied because it is other than a small business concern...

  19. 13 CFR 124.206 - What appeal rights are available to an applicant that has been denied admission?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 13 Business Credit and Assistance 1 2013-01-01 2013-01-01 false What appeal rights are available to an applicant that has been denied admission? 124.206 Section 124.206 Business Credit and Assistance SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 8(a) BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT/SMALL DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS...

  20. 13 CFR 124.206 - What appeal rights are available to an applicant that has been denied admission?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... 13 Business Credit and Assistance 1 2010-01-01 2010-01-01 false What appeal rights are available to an applicant that has been denied admission? 124.206 Section 124.206 Business Credit and Assistance SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION 8(a) BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT/SMALL DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS...

  1. 28 CFR 58.11 - Procedures governing administrative review of a United States Trustee's decision to deny a...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... trustee. The notice shall be sent to the trustee by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day... United States Trustee by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day. (h) The United States... section, the trustee's claim of actual, necessary expenses shall be deemed denied on the next business...

  2. 28 CFR 58.11 - Procedures governing administrative review of a United States Trustee's decision to deny a...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... trustee. The notice shall be sent to the trustee by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day... United States Trustee by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day. (h) The United States... section, the trustee's claim of actual, necessary expenses shall be deemed denied on the next business...

  3. 28 CFR 58.11 - Procedures governing administrative review of a United States Trustee's decision to deny a...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... trustee. The notice shall be sent to the trustee by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day... United States Trustee by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day. (h) The United States... section, the trustee's claim of actual, necessary expenses shall be deemed denied on the next business...

  4. 28 CFR 58.11 - Procedures governing administrative review of a United States Trustee's decision to deny a...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... 28 Judicial Administration 2 2011-07-01 2011-07-01 false Procedures governing administrative review of a United States Trustee's decision to deny a Chapter 12 or Chapter 13 standing Trustee's claim of actual, necessary expenses. 58.11 Section 58.11 Judicial Administration DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (CONTINUED) REGULATIONS RELATING TO THE...

  5. The Disillusionment of Students Denied Admission to a Preferred Major Viewed from the Perspective of a Psychological Theory of Alienation

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    Barber, Clifton E.

    2014-01-01

    Why students respond differently when they are denied admission to a preferred academic major may be explained using a psychological theory of alienation. Using this theoretical perspective, three trajectories producing feelings of alienation are presented. The most intense of these trajectories, the process of disillusionment, is examined using a…

  6. 41 CFR 105-64.504 - Under what conditions will I be denied an accounting of disclosures?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... 41 Public Contracts and Property Management 3 2013-07-01 2013-07-01 false Under what conditions will I be denied an accounting of disclosures? 105-64.504 Section 105-64.504 Public Contracts and Property Management Federal Property Management Regulations System (Continued) GENERAL...

  7. 41 CFR 105-64.504 - Under what conditions will I be denied an accounting of disclosures?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... 41 Public Contracts and Property Management 3 2011-01-01 2011-01-01 false Under what conditions will I be denied an accounting of disclosures? 105-64.504 Section 105-64.504 Public Contracts and Property Management Federal Property Management Regulations System (Continued) GENERAL...

  8. 41 CFR 105-64.504 - Under what conditions will I be denied an accounting of disclosures?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... 41 Public Contracts and Property Management 3 2012-01-01 2012-01-01 false Under what conditions will I be denied an accounting of disclosures? 105-64.504 Section 105-64.504 Public Contracts and Property Management Federal Property Management Regulations System (Continued) GENERAL...

  9. 40 CFR 270.155 - May the decision to approve or deny my RAP application be administratively appealed?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... RAP application be administratively appealed? 270.155 Section 270.155 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.155 May the decision to approve or deny my RAP application be administratively appealed? (a) Any commenter on the...

  10. 40 CFR 270.155 - May the decision to approve or deny my RAP application be administratively appealed?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... RAP application be administratively appealed? 270.155 Section 270.155 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.155 May the decision to approve or deny my RAP application be administratively appealed? (a) Any commenter on the...

  11. 40 CFR 270.155 - May the decision to approve or deny my RAP application be administratively appealed?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... RAP application be administratively appealed? 270.155 Section 270.155 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.155 May the decision to approve or deny my RAP application be administratively appealed? (a) Any commenter on the...

  12. 40 CFR 270.155 - May the decision to approve or deny my RAP application be administratively appealed?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... RAP application be administratively appealed? 270.155 Section 270.155 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.155 May the decision to approve or deny my RAP application be administratively appealed? (a) Any commenter on the...

  13. 40 CFR 270.155 - May the decision to approve or deny my RAP application be administratively appealed?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... RAP application be administratively appealed? 270.155 Section 270.155 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.155 May the decision to approve or deny my RAP application be administratively appealed? (a) Any commenter on the...

  14. 33 CFR 148.283 - When is the application process stopped before the application is approved or denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... 33 Navigation and Navigable Waters 2 2014-07-01 2014-07-01 false When is the application process stopped before the application is approved or denied? 148.283 Section 148.283 Navigation and Navigable Waters COAST GUARD, DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (CONTINUED) DEEPWATER PORTS DEEPWATER PORTS: GENERAL Processing Applications Approval Or...

  15. 20 CFR 10.608 - How does OWCP decide whether to grant or deny the request for reconsideration?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ...' COMPENSATION PROGRAMS, DEPARTMENT OF LABOR FEDERAL EMPLOYEES' COMPENSATION ACT CLAIMS FOR COMPENSATION UNDER THE FEDERAL EMPLOYEES' COMPENSATION ACT, AS AMENDED Appeals Process Reconsiderations and Reviews by... where the request is untimely and fails to present any clear evidence of error, OWCP will deny...

  16. 20 CFR 10.608 - How does OWCP decide whether to grant or deny the request for reconsideration?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-04-01

    ...' COMPENSATION PROGRAMS, DEPARTMENT OF LABOR FEDERAL EMPLOYEES' COMPENSATION ACT CLAIMS FOR COMPENSATION UNDER THE FEDERAL EMPLOYEES' COMPENSATION ACT, AS AMENDED Appeals Process Reconsiderations and Reviews by... where the request is untimely and fails to present any clear evidence of error, OWCP will deny...

  17. 20 CFR 10.608 - How does OWCP decide whether to grant or deny the request for reconsideration?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ...' COMPENSATION PROGRAMS, DEPARTMENT OF LABOR FEDERAL EMPLOYEES' COMPENSATION ACT CLAIMS FOR COMPENSATION UNDER THE FEDERAL EMPLOYEES' COMPENSATION ACT, AS AMENDED Appeals Process Reconsiderations and Reviews by... where the request is untimely and fails to present any clear evidence of error, OWCP will deny...

  18. 20 CFR 10.608 - How does OWCP decide whether to grant or deny the request for reconsideration?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ...' COMPENSATION PROGRAMS, DEPARTMENT OF LABOR FEDERAL EMPLOYEES' COMPENSATION ACT CLAIMS FOR COMPENSATION UNDER THE FEDERAL EMPLOYEES' COMPENSATION ACT, AS AMENDED Appeals Process Reconsiderations and Reviews by... where the request is untimely and fails to present any clear evidence of error, OWCP will deny...

  19. 20 CFR 10.608 - How does OWCP decide whether to grant or deny the request for reconsideration?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ...' COMPENSATION PROGRAMS, DEPARTMENT OF LABOR FEDERAL EMPLOYEES' COMPENSATION ACT CLAIMS FOR COMPENSATION UNDER THE FEDERAL EMPLOYEES' COMPENSATION ACT, AS AMENDED Appeals Process Reconsiderations and Reviews by... where the request is untimely and fails to present any clear evidence of error, OWCP will deny...

  20. Embodying Art and Art History: An Experiment with a Class Video Happening for the Series "Access Denied"

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    Cempellin, Leda

    2013-01-01

    A book written in a foreign language and migrated to the US along with its author, an art historian, finds a new communicative dimension by becoming a ready-made for art making purposes. Starting with an introduction explaining the genesis of the collaborative project "Access Denied," this article focuses on one of the series'…

  1. 30 CFR 204.207 - Who will approve, deny, or modify my request for accounting and auditing relief?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... for accounting and auditing relief? 204.207 Section 204.207 Mineral Resources MINERALS MANAGEMENT... Accounting and Auditing Relief § 204.207 Who will approve, deny, or modify my request for accounting and auditing relief? (a) If there is not a State concerned for your marginal property, only MMS will...

  2. 40 CFR 270.145 - What are the procedures for public comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? 270.145 Section 270.145 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.145 What are the procedures for public comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? (a) The Director must: (1)...

  3. 40 CFR 270.140 - What else must the Director prepare in addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? 270.140 Section 270.140 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.140 What else must the Director prepare in addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? Once the Director...

  4. 40 CFR 270.185 - For what reasons may the Director choose to terminate my final RAP, or deny my renewal application?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... choose to terminate my final RAP, or deny my renewal application? 270.185 Section 270.185 Protection of... PROGRAMS: THE HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) How May My Rap Be Modified... final RAP, or deny my renewal application? The Director may terminate your final RAP on his...

  5. 40 CFR 270.140 - What else must the Director prepare in addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? 270.140 Section 270.140 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.140 What else must the Director prepare in addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? Once the Director...

  6. 40 CFR 270.140 - What else must the Director prepare in addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? 270.140 Section 270.140 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.140 What else must the Director prepare in addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? Once the Director...

  7. 40 CFR 270.145 - What are the procedures for public comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? 270.145 Section 270.145 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.145 What are the procedures for public comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? (a) The Director must: (1)...

  8. 40 CFR 270.185 - For what reasons may the Director choose to terminate my final RAP, or deny my renewal application?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... choose to terminate my final RAP, or deny my renewal application? 270.185 Section 270.185 Protection of... PROGRAMS: THE HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) How May My Rap Be Modified... final RAP, or deny my renewal application? The Director may terminate your final RAP on his...

  9. 40 CFR 270.145 - What are the procedures for public comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? 270.145 Section 270.145 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.145 What are the procedures for public comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? (a) The Director must: (1)...

  10. 40 CFR 270.140 - What else must the Director prepare in addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? 270.140 Section 270.140 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.140 What else must the Director prepare in addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? Once the Director...

  11. 40 CFR 270.185 - For what reasons may the Director choose to terminate my final RAP, or deny my renewal application?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... choose to terminate my final RAP, or deny my renewal application? 270.185 Section 270.185 Protection of... PROGRAMS: THE HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) How May My Rap Be Modified... final RAP, or deny my renewal application? The Director may terminate your final RAP on his...

  12. 40 CFR 270.140 - What else must the Director prepare in addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? 270.140 Section 270.140 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.140 What else must the Director prepare in addition to the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? Once the Director...

  13. 40 CFR 270.145 - What are the procedures for public comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? 270.145 Section 270.145 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.145 What are the procedures for public comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? (a) The Director must: (1)...

  14. 40 CFR 270.145 - What are the procedures for public comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? 270.145 Section 270.145 Protection of Environment... HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) Getting A Rap Approved § 270.145 What are the procedures for public comment on the draft RAP or notice of intent to deny? (a) The Director must: (1)...

  15. 40 CFR 270.185 - For what reasons may the Director choose to terminate my final RAP, or deny my renewal application?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... choose to terminate my final RAP, or deny my renewal application? 270.185 Section 270.185 Protection of... PROGRAMS: THE HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) How May My Rap Be Modified... final RAP, or deny my renewal application? The Director may terminate your final RAP on his...

  16. 40 CFR 270.185 - For what reasons may the Director choose to terminate my final RAP, or deny my renewal application?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... choose to terminate my final RAP, or deny my renewal application? 270.185 Section 270.185 Protection of... PROGRAMS: THE HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) How May My Rap Be Modified... final RAP, or deny my renewal application? The Director may terminate your final RAP on his...

  17. LiDAR Scan Matching Aided Inertial Navigation System in GNSS-Denied Environments.

    PubMed

    Tang, Jian; Chen, Yuwei; Niu, Xiaoji; Wang, Li; Chen, Liang; Liu, Jingbin; Shi, Chuang; Hyyppä, Juha

    2015-07-10

    A new scan that matches an aided Inertial Navigation System (INS) with a low-cost LiDAR is proposed as an alternative to GNSS-based navigation systems in GNSS-degraded or -denied environments such as indoor areas, dense forests, or urban canyons. In these areas, INS-based Dead Reckoning (DR) and Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (SLAM) technologies are normally used to estimate positions as separate tools. However, there are critical implementation problems with each standalone system. The drift errors of velocity, position, and heading angles in an INS will accumulate over time, and on-line calibration is a must for sustaining positioning accuracy. SLAM performance is poor in featureless environments where the matching errors can significantly increase. Each standalone positioning method cannot offer a sustainable navigation solution with acceptable accuracy. This paper integrates two complementary technologies-INS and LiDAR SLAM-into one navigation frame with a loosely coupled Extended Kalman Filter (EKF) to use the advantages and overcome the drawbacks of each system to establish a stable long-term navigation process. Static and dynamic field tests were carried out with a self-developed Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) platform-NAVIS. The results prove that the proposed approach can provide positioning accuracy at the centimetre level for long-term operations, even in a featureless indoor environment.

  18. Lesbian, gay, and bisexual individuals' psychological reactions to amendments denying access to civil marriage.

    PubMed

    Rostosky, Sharon Scales; Riggle, Ellen D B; Horne, Sharon G; Denton, F Nicholas; Huellemeier, Julia Darnell

    2010-07-01

    Political campaigns to deny same-sex couples the right to civil marriage have been demonstrated to increase minority stress and psychological distress in lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) individuals (S. S. Rostosky, E. D. B. Riggle, S. G. Horne, & A. D. Miller, 2009). To further explicate the psychological reactions of LGB individuals to marriage amendment campaigns, a content analysis was conducted of open-ended responses from 300 participants in a national online survey that was conducted immediately following the November 2006 election. LGB individuals indicated that they felt indignant about discrimination; distressed by the negative rhetoric surrounding the campaigns; fearful and anxious about protecting their relationships and families; blaming of institutionalized religion, ignorance, conservative politicians, and the ineffective political strategies used by LGBT organizers; hopeless and resigned; and, finally, hopeful, optimistic, and determined to keep fighting for justice and equal rights. These 7 themes are illustrated and discussed in light of their implications for conceptualizing and intervening to address discrimination and its negative psychological effects.

  19. Administering questionnaires to older people: rigid adherence to protocol may deny and disacknowledge emotional expression.

    PubMed

    de Vries, Kay; Leppa, Carol J; Sandford, Rosemarie; Vydelingum, Vasso

    2014-12-01

    This paper draws on data from a larger study conducted in care home facilities in: Seattle, USA; West Sussex and Surrey in the UK; and in the lower North Island in New Zealand. Two extracts from interactions between the researchers and an older person during the administration of The Philadelphia Geriatric Morale Scale in a care home facility in New Zealand were analysed following Houtkoop-Steenstra and using a Conversation Analysis (CA) approach. In the first extract the audio-recorded transcript was examined for events of institutional talk and rephrasing of questionnaire questions. We also examined the transcript for missed cues and the impact of closed questions when administrating questionnaires to older people living in care home facilities. We then present an extract where the researcher uses a conversational approach during the administration of the same questionnaire. We conclude that rigid adherence to interview protocols when administering questionnaires to older people who cannot complete these themselves disables the interviewer from interacting and engaging in a meaningful conversation or responding to cues that indicate distress or expressions of grief. The effect of this approach may deny and disacknowledge older persons' emotional experiences and for the older person the interview may not be a therapeutic encounter. Based on our analysis and experiences of conducting this research we support recommendations that a collaborative approach, allowing an interactional exchange between interviewer and respondent, be used when administering questionnaires to older people in care home facilities.

  20. LiDAR Scan Matching Aided Inertial Navigation System in GNSS-Denied Environments

    PubMed Central

    Tang, Jian; Chen, Yuwei; Niu, Xiaoji; Wang, Li; Chen, Liang; Liu, Jingbin; Shi, Chuang; Hyyppä, Juha

    2015-01-01

    A new scan that matches an aided Inertial Navigation System (INS) with a low-cost LiDAR is proposed as an alternative to GNSS-based navigation systems in GNSS-degraded or -denied environments such as indoor areas, dense forests, or urban canyons. In these areas, INS-based Dead Reckoning (DR) and Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (SLAM) technologies are normally used to estimate positions as separate tools. However, there are critical implementation problems with each standalone system. The drift errors of velocity, position, and heading angles in an INS will accumulate over time, and on-line calibration is a must for sustaining positioning accuracy. SLAM performance is poor in featureless environments where the matching errors can significantly increase. Each standalone positioning method cannot offer a sustainable navigation solution with acceptable accuracy. This paper integrates two complementary technologies—INS and LiDAR SLAM—into one navigation frame with a loosely coupled Extended Kalman Filter (EKF) to use the advantages and overcome the drawbacks of each system to establish a stable long-term navigation process. Static and dynamic field tests were carried out with a self-developed Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) platform—NAVIS. The results prove that the proposed approach can provide positioning accuracy at the centimetre level for long-term operations, even in a featureless indoor environment. PMID:26184206

  1. LiDAR Scan Matching Aided Inertial Navigation System in GNSS-Denied Environments.

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    Tang, Jian; Chen, Yuwei; Niu, Xiaoji; Wang, Li; Chen, Liang; Liu, Jingbin; Shi, Chuang; Hyyppä, Juha

    2015-01-01

    A new scan that matches an aided Inertial Navigation System (INS) with a low-cost LiDAR is proposed as an alternative to GNSS-based navigation systems in GNSS-degraded or -denied environments such as indoor areas, dense forests, or urban canyons. In these areas, INS-based Dead Reckoning (DR) and Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (SLAM) technologies are normally used to estimate positions as separate tools. However, there are critical implementation problems with each standalone system. The drift errors of velocity, position, and heading angles in an INS will accumulate over time, and on-line calibration is a must for sustaining positioning accuracy. SLAM performance is poor in featureless environments where the matching errors can significantly increase. Each standalone positioning method cannot offer a sustainable navigation solution with acceptable accuracy. This paper integrates two complementary technologies-INS and LiDAR SLAM-into one navigation frame with a loosely coupled Extended Kalman Filter (EKF) to use the advantages and overcome the drawbacks of each system to establish a stable long-term navigation process. Static and dynamic field tests were carried out with a self-developed Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) platform-NAVIS. The results prove that the proposed approach can provide positioning accuracy at the centimetre level for long-term operations, even in a featureless indoor environment. PMID:26184206

  2. Autocalibrating vision guided navigation of unmanned air vehicles via tactical monocular cameras in GPS denied environments

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    Celik, Koray

    This thesis presents a novel robotic navigation strategy by using a conventional tactical monocular camera, proving the feasibility of using a monocular camera as the sole proximity sensing, object avoidance, mapping, and path-planning mechanism to fly and navigate small to medium scale unmanned rotary-wing aircraft in an autonomous manner. The range measurement strategy is scalable, self-calibrating, indoor-outdoor capable, and has been biologically inspired by the key adaptive mechanisms for depth perception and pattern recognition found in humans and intelligent animals (particularly bats), designed to assume operations in previously unknown, GPS-denied environments. It proposes novel electronics, aircraft, aircraft systems, systems, and procedures and algorithms that come together to form airborne systems which measure absolute ranges from a monocular camera via passive photometry, mimicking that of a human-pilot like judgement. The research is intended to bridge the gap between practical GPS coverage and precision localization and mapping problem in a small aircraft. In the context of this study, several robotic platforms, airborne and ground alike, have been developed, some of which have been integrated in real-life field trials, for experimental validation. Albeit the emphasis on miniature robotic aircraft this research has been tested and found compatible with tactical vests and helmets, and it can be used to augment the reliability of many other types of proximity sensors.

  3. On pendulums and air resistance. The mathematics and physics of Denis Diderot

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    Dahmen, Sílvio R.

    2015-09-01

    In this article Denis Diderot's Fifth Memoir of 1748 on the problem of a pendulum damped by air resistance is discussed in its historical as well as mathematical aspects. Diderot wrote the Memoir in order to clarify an assumption Newton made without further justification in the first pages of the Principia in connection with an experiment to verify the Third Law of Motion using colliding pendulums. To explain the differences between experimental and theoretical values, Newton assumed the bob was traversed. By giving Newton's arguments a mathematical scaffolding and recasting his geometrical reasoning in the language of differential calculus, Diderot provided a step-by-step solution guide to the problem. He also showed that Newton's assumption was equivalent to having assumed F R proportional the bob's velocity v, when in fact he believed it should be replaced by F R ˜ v 2. His solution is presented in full detail and his results are compared to those obtained from a Lindstedt-Poincaré approximation for an oscillator with quadratic damping. It is shown that, up to a prefactor, both results coincide. Some results that follow from his approach are presented and discussed for the first time. Experimental evidence to support Diderot's or Newton's claims is discussed together with the limitations of their solutions. Some misprints in the original memoir are pointed out.

  4. A search for companions to nearby brown dwarfs: the binary DENIS-P J1228.2-1547

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    Martin; Brandner; Basri

    1999-03-12

    Hubble Space Telescope imaging observations of two nearby brown dwarfs, DENIS-P J1228.2-1547 and Kelu 1, made with the near-infrared camera and multiobject spectrometer (NICMOS), show that the DENIS object is resolved into two components of nearly equal brightness with a projected separation of 0.275 arc second (5 astronomical units for a distance of 18 parsecs). This binary system will be able to provide the first dynamical measurement of the masses of two brown dwarfs in only a few years. Upper limits to the mass of any unseen companion in Kelu 1 yield a planet of 7 Jupiter masses aged 0. 5 x 10(9) years, which would have been detected at a separation larger than about 4 astronomical units. This example demonstrates that giant planets could be detected by direct imaging if they exist in Jupiter-like orbits around nearby young brown dwarfs.

  5. A search for companions to nearby brown dwarfs: the binary DENIS-P J1228.2-1547

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    Martin; Brandner; Basri

    1999-03-12

    Hubble Space Telescope imaging observations of two nearby brown dwarfs, DENIS-P J1228.2-1547 and Kelu 1, made with the near-infrared camera and multiobject spectrometer (NICMOS), show that the DENIS object is resolved into two components of nearly equal brightness with a projected separation of 0.275 arc second (5 astronomical units for a distance of 18 parsecs). This binary system will be able to provide the first dynamical measurement of the masses of two brown dwarfs in only a few years. Upper limits to the mass of any unseen companion in Kelu 1 yield a planet of 7 Jupiter masses aged 0. 5 x 10(9) years, which would have been detected at a separation larger than about 4 astronomical units. This example demonstrates that giant planets could be detected by direct imaging if they exist in Jupiter-like orbits around nearby young brown dwarfs. PMID:10073933

  6. Correlated-Data Fusion and Cooperative Aiding in GNSS-Stressed or Denied Environments

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    Mokhtarzadeh, Hamid

    A growing number of applications require continuous and reliable estimates of position, velocity, and orientation. Price requirements alone disqualify most traditional navigation or tactical-grade sensors and thus navigation systems based on automotive or consumer-grade sensors aided by Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS), like the Global Positioning System (GPS), have gained popularity. The heavy reliance on GPS in these navigation systems is a point of concern and has created interest in alternative or back-up navigation systems to enable robust navigation through GPS-denied or stressed environments. This work takes advantage of current trends for increased sensing capabilities coupled with multilayer connectivity to propose a cooperative navigation-based aiding system as a means to limit dead reckoning error growth in the absence of absolute measurements like GPS. Each vehicle carries a dead reckoning navigation system which is aided by relative measurements, like range, to neighboring vehicles together with information sharing. Detailed architectures and concepts of operation are described for three specific applications: commercial aviation, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), and automotive applications. Both centralized and decentralized implementations of cooperative navigation-based aiding systems are described. The centralized system is based on a single Extended Kalman Filter (EKF). A decentralized implementation suited for applications with very limited communication bandwidth is discussed in detail. The presence of unknown correlation between the a priori state and measurement errors makes the standard Kalman filter unsuitable. Two existing estimators for handling this unknown correlation are Covariance Intersection (CI) and Bounded Covariance Inflation (BCInf) filters. A CI-based decentralized estimator suitable for decentralized cooperative navigation implementation is proposed. A unified derivation is presented for the Kalman filter, CI filter

  7. Enabling UAV Navigation with Sensor and Environmental Uncertainty in Cluttered and GPS-Denied Environments.

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    Vanegas, Fernando; Gonzalez, Felipe

    2016-05-10

    Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) can navigate with low risk in obstacle-free environments using ground control stations that plan a series of GPS waypoints as a path to follow. This GPS waypoint navigation does however become dangerous in environments where the GPS signal is faulty or is only present in some places and when the airspace is filled with obstacles. UAV navigation then becomes challenging because the UAV uses other sensors, which in turn generate uncertainty about its localisation and motion systems, especially if the UAV is a low cost platform. Additional uncertainty affects the mission when the UAV goal location is only partially known and can only be discovered by exploring and detecting a target. This navigation problem is established in this research as a Partially-Observable Markov Decision Process (POMDP), so as to produce a policy that maps a set of motion commands to belief states and observations. The policy is calculated and updated on-line while flying with a newly-developed system for UAV Uncertainty-Based Navigation (UBNAV), to navigate in cluttered and GPS-denied environments using observations and executing motion commands instead of waypoints. Experimental results in both simulation and real flight tests show that the UAV finds a path on-line to a region where it can explore and detect a target without colliding with obstacles. UBNAV provides a new method and an enabling technology for scientists to implement and test UAV navigation missions with uncertainty where targets must be detected using on-line POMDP in real flight scenarios.

  8. Enabling UAV Navigation with Sensor and Environmental Uncertainty in Cluttered and GPS-Denied Environments

    PubMed Central

    Vanegas, Fernando; Gonzalez, Felipe

    2016-01-01

    Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) can navigate with low risk in obstacle-free environments using ground control stations that plan a series of GPS waypoints as a path to follow. This GPS waypoint navigation does however become dangerous in environments where the GPS signal is faulty or is only present in some places and when the airspace is filled with obstacles. UAV navigation then becomes challenging because the UAV uses other sensors, which in turn generate uncertainty about its localisation and motion systems, especially if the UAV is a low cost platform. Additional uncertainty affects the mission when the UAV goal location is only partially known and can only be discovered by exploring and detecting a target. This navigation problem is established in this research as a Partially-Observable Markov Decision Process (POMDP), so as to produce a policy that maps a set of motion commands to belief states and observations. The policy is calculated and updated on-line while flying with a newly-developed system for UAV Uncertainty-Based Navigation (UBNAV), to navigate in cluttered and GPS-denied environments using observations and executing motion commands instead of waypoints. Experimental results in both simulation and real flight tests show that the UAV finds a path on-line to a region where it can explore and detect a target without colliding with obstacles. UBNAV provides a new method and an enabling technology for scientists to implement and test UAV navigation missions with uncertainty where targets must be detected using on-line POMDP in real flight scenarios. PMID:27171096

  9. Enabling UAV Navigation with Sensor and Environmental Uncertainty in Cluttered and GPS-Denied Environments.

    PubMed

    Vanegas, Fernando; Gonzalez, Felipe

    2016-01-01

    Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) can navigate with low risk in obstacle-free environments using ground control stations that plan a series of GPS waypoints as a path to follow. This GPS waypoint navigation does however become dangerous in environments where the GPS signal is faulty or is only present in some places and when the airspace is filled with obstacles. UAV navigation then becomes challenging because the UAV uses other sensors, which in turn generate uncertainty about its localisation and motion systems, especially if the UAV is a low cost platform. Additional uncertainty affects the mission when the UAV goal location is only partially known and can only be discovered by exploring and detecting a target. This navigation problem is established in this research as a Partially-Observable Markov Decision Process (POMDP), so as to produce a policy that maps a set of motion commands to belief states and observations. The policy is calculated and updated on-line while flying with a newly-developed system for UAV Uncertainty-Based Navigation (UBNAV), to navigate in cluttered and GPS-denied environments using observations and executing motion commands instead of waypoints. Experimental results in both simulation and real flight tests show that the UAV finds a path on-line to a region where it can explore and detect a target without colliding with obstacles. UBNAV provides a new method and an enabling technology for scientists to implement and test UAV navigation missions with uncertainty where targets must be detected using on-line POMDP in real flight scenarios. PMID:27171096

  10. [Prevalence of obesity in children and adolescents attending school in Seine Saint-Denis].

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    Ginioux, C; Grousset, J; Mestari, S; Ruiz, F

    2006-09-01

    In France, the increase of obesity prevalence in children constitutes a true "epidemic". The school doctors based in Seine Saint-Denis carried out a study during the 2003-2004 academic year on the prevalence of childhood obesity in students from nursery school and junior high school. It was also closely linked to an individually-based awareness campaign for better management of the students surveyed and selected. The results show a prevalence of obesity of 13.9% at 6 years old and 14.3% at 15 years, values which are higher than the national data (10.6% at 6 years old and 11.3% at 15 years old). On the other hand, a percentage of 5.15% of underweight children was found in the 6 year old group. The socio-economic and urban specificities of this specific county partially explain these numbers. It would seem judicious to sign-up the service for health promotion in support of students (SPSFE) with the task to pursue activities which can identify and manage their care, in partnership namely with the network for the management and prevention of pediatric obesity (REPOP-IdeF), county social services and maternal and child protection (PMI). It would also be recommended to engage in and commission new reflections on the schools' nutrition and food practices (both for snacks and cafeteria dining). The population of underweight children should serve as a target focus group for streamlining adapted care management as well as for more additional complementary information.

  11. 12 CFR 340.5 - Can the FDIC deny a loan to a buyer who is not disqualified from purchasing assets using seller...

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    2011-01-01

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  13. 41 CFR 301-10.116 - What must I do with compensation an airline gives me if it denies me a seat on a plane?

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  17. 41 CFR 301-10.116 - What must I do with compensation an airline gives me if it denies me a seat on a plane?

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  18. The morphology of the Magellanic Clouds revealed by stars of different age: results from the DENIS survey

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    Cioni, M.-R. L.; Habing, H. J.; Israel, F. P.

    2000-06-01

    The spatial distribution of sources populating different regions of the colour-magnitude diagram (I-J, I) extracted from the DENIS catalogue towards the Magellanic Clouds (DCMC - Cioni et al. \\cite{cio}) reveal significantly different morphologies. Each region is associated to a different age group. The Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC) shows an extended circular shape with a prominent, off center bar, a nucleus and irregular spiral arms. The Small Magellanic Cloud shows a perturbated structure with a prominent central concentration of stars. Old and young populations are offset from one another.

  19. The Performance of a Tight Ins/gnss/photogrammetric Integration Scheme for Land Based MMS Applications in Gnss Denied Environments

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    Chu, Chien-Hsun; Chiang, Kai-Wei

    2016-06-01

    The early development of mobile mapping system (MMS) was restricted to applications that permitted the determination of the elements of exterior orientation from existing ground control. Mobile mapping refers to a means of collecting geospatial data using mapping sensors that are mounted on a mobile platform. Research works concerning mobile mapping dates back to the late 1980s. This process is mainly driven by the need for highway infrastructure mapping and transportation corridor inventories. In the early nineties, advances in satellite and inertial technology made it possible to think about mobile mapping in a different way. Instead of using ground control points as references for orienting the images in space, the trajectory and attitude of the imager platform could now be determined directly. Cameras, along with navigation and positioning sensors are integrated and mounted on a land vehicle for mapping purposes. Objects of interest can be directly measured and mapped from images that have been georeferenced using navigation and positioning sensors. Direct georeferencing (DG) is the determination of time-variable position and orientation parameters for a mobile digital imager. The most common technologies used for this purpose today are satellite positioning using the Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) and inertial navigation using an Inertial Measuring Unit (IMU). Although either technology used along could in principle determine both position and orientation, they are usually integrated in such a way that the IMU is the main orientation sensor, while the GNSS receiver is the main position sensor. However, GNSS signals are obstructed due to limited number of visible satellites in GNSS denied environments such as urban canyon, foliage, tunnel and indoor that cause the GNSS gap or interfered by reflected signals that cause abnormal measurement residuals thus deteriorates the positioning accuracy in GNSS denied environments. This study aims at developing a

  20. A Ground-Based Near Infrared Camera Array System for UAV Auto-Landing in GPS-Denied Environment

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    Yang, Tao; Li, Guangpo; Li, Jing; Zhang, Yanning; Zhang, Xiaoqiang; Zhang, Zhuoyue; Li, Zhi

    2016-01-01

    This paper proposes a novel infrared camera array guidance system with capability to track and provide real time position and speed of a fixed-wing Unmanned air vehicle (UAV) during a landing process. The system mainly include three novel parts: (1) Infrared camera array and near infrared laser lamp based cooperative long range optical imaging module; (2) Large scale outdoor camera array calibration module; and (3) Laser marker detection and 3D tracking module. Extensive automatic landing experiments with fixed-wing flight demonstrate that our infrared camera array system has the unique ability to guide the UAV landing safely and accurately in real time. Moreover, the measurement and control distance of our system is more than 1000 m. The experimental results also demonstrate that our system can be used for UAV automatic accurate landing in Global Position System (GPS)-denied environments. PMID:27589755

  1. Pine processionary caterpillar, Thaumetopoea pityocampa Denis and Schiffermüller, 1775 contact as a health risk for dogs.

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    Kaszak, Ilona; Planellas, Marta; Dworecka-Kaszak, Bożena

    2015-01-01

    Pine processionary, Thaumetopoea pityocampa Denis and Schiffermüller, 1775 is a moth that belongs to the order of insects Lepidoptera, and family Notodontidae. The larvae of pine processionary moth are the main pest of pines all over the world, but mainly in Mediterranean region. The contact with pine processionary caterpillar (lepidopterism) can produce a strong inflammatory reaction on skin and mucous membranes. Other findings include hyperthermia, tachypnoea, respiratory distress, cyanosis and tongue oedema, labial angioedema, ptyalism, bilateral submandibular lymphadenomegaly, conjunctivitis and severe tongue necrosis. Tough, few veterinary cases have been published. Also in Poland pine processionary moth (Thaumetopoea pinivora) is present, especially near the Baltic coast and can be a possible health risk for both humans and animals (especially dogs). The aim of this article is to increase knowledge about the clinical manifestations of pine processionary caterpillar contact, which may be useful for diagnosis of this dangerous disease. PMID:26568988

  2. A Ground-Based Near Infrared Camera Array System for UAV Auto-Landing in GPS-Denied Environment.

    PubMed

    Yang, Tao; Li, Guangpo; Li, Jing; Zhang, Yanning; Zhang, Xiaoqiang; Zhang, Zhuoyue; Li, Zhi

    2016-08-30

    This paper proposes a novel infrared camera array guidance system with capability to track and provide real time position and speed of a fixed-wing Unmanned air vehicle (UAV) during a landing process. The system mainly include three novel parts: (1) Infrared camera array and near infrared laser lamp based cooperative long range optical imaging module; (2) Large scale outdoor camera array calibration module; and (3) Laser marker detection and 3D tracking module. Extensive automatic landing experiments with fixed-wing flight demonstrate that our infrared camera array system has the unique ability to guide the UAV landing safely and accurately in real time. Moreover, the measurement and control distance of our system is more than 1000 m. The experimental results also demonstrate that our system can be used for UAV automatic accurate landing in Global Position System (GPS)-denied environments.

  3. A Ground-Based Near Infrared Camera Array System for UAV Auto-Landing in GPS-Denied Environment.

    PubMed

    Yang, Tao; Li, Guangpo; Li, Jing; Zhang, Yanning; Zhang, Xiaoqiang; Zhang, Zhuoyue; Li, Zhi

    2016-01-01

    This paper proposes a novel infrared camera array guidance system with capability to track and provide real time position and speed of a fixed-wing Unmanned air vehicle (UAV) during a landing process. The system mainly include three novel parts: (1) Infrared camera array and near infrared laser lamp based cooperative long range optical imaging module; (2) Large scale outdoor camera array calibration module; and (3) Laser marker detection and 3D tracking module. Extensive automatic landing experiments with fixed-wing flight demonstrate that our infrared camera array system has the unique ability to guide the UAV landing safely and accurately in real time. Moreover, the measurement and control distance of our system is more than 1000 m. The experimental results also demonstrate that our system can be used for UAV automatic accurate landing in Global Position System (GPS)-denied environments. PMID:27589755

  4. Why Did Socrates Deny That He Was a Teacher? Locating Socrates among the New Educators and the Traditional Education in Plato's "Apology of Socrates"

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    Mintz, Avi I.

    2014-01-01

    Plato's "Apology of Socrates" contains a spirited account of Socrates' relationship with the city of Athens and its citizens. As Socrates stands on trial for corrupting the youth, surprisingly, he does not defend the substance and the methods of his teaching. Instead, he simply denies that he is a teacher. Many scholars have…

  5. The regulation of home diagnostic tests for genetic disorders: can the FDA deny a premarket application on the basis of the device's social impacts?

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    Kerouac, James D

    2002-01-01

    This article discusses the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authority to regulate home use diagnostics for genetic disorders based on the social effects of the devices in the premarket approval process (PMA). It begins with a discussion of the potential social impacts of home use genetic diagnostics, focusing particularly on the psychological effects of the devices. The article then discusses the FDA's past experience in regulating home use diagnostics for HIV and for drugs of abuse testing under its PMA authority. In approving PMA applications for home tests for HIV and drugs of abuse, the FDA has considered various social effects of the devices and tailored its approval to these considerations. However, the agency did not deny approval because of social considerations. The author argues that the FDA's past experience in approving PMA applications indicates both a willingness to consider social considerations in the PMA process and that the agency may deny a PMA application based on social considerations in appropriate circumstances. The author also argues that the FDA may deny application if the social impacts and other health risks of the device greatly outweigh the therapeutic benefits of the device. For example, in applications involving late onset genetic disorders for which no therapeutic options currently exist, the social risks of the device may be found to outweigh the benefits to health and therefore the FDA may deny a PMA application in these situations.

  6. 41 CFR 301-53.6 - Is a denied boarding benefit considered a promotional item for which I may retain compensation...

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  11. 50 CFR 23.33 - How is the decision made to issue or deny a request for a U.S. CITES document?

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  16. Literature as an exploration of the phenomenology of schizophrenia: disorder and recovery in Denis Johnson's Jesus' Son.

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    Hamm, Jay A; Leonhardt, Bethany L; Fogley, Rebecca L; Lysaker, Paul H

    2014-12-01

    When read as a fictional psychosis narrative, Jesus' Son, a collection of short stories by Denis Johnson, reveals important elements of the phenomenology of schizophrenia and recovery. It is possible that Jesus' Son, as a work of fiction, may be able to uniquely add depth and nuance to an understanding of the phenomenology of schizophrenia involving a state of psychological fragmentation, an ever-changing interpersonal field and a loss of personal agency. In addition, by following the protagonist in Jesus' Son as he begins to resolve some of his difficulties, the book also offers an individualised account of recovery. The authors detail how the book reveals these insights about schizophrenia and recovery and suggest that these elements are intertwined in such a manner that leads to a profound disruption of self-experience, characterised by a collapse of metacognitive processes. Jesus' Son may add depth to our understanding of the subjective experience of schizophrenia and recovery, and also may serve as one example in which the study of humanities offers an opportunity to explore the human elements in the most profound forms of suffering.

  17. Flawed Nuclear Physics and Atomic Intelligence in the Campaign to deny Norwegian Heavy Water to Germany, 1942-1944

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    Børresen, Hans Christofer

    2012-12-01

    The military campaign to deny Norwegian heavy water to Germany in World War II did not diminish as the threat posed by heavy water in German hands dwindled, mainly because of excessive security among the Allies. Signs that Albert Speer (1905-1981) had decided in 1942 to stop the German atomic-bomb project were kept secret and ignored. Prominent Allied advisers like Leif Tronstad (1903-1945) and even Niels Bohr (1885-1962) were not told about the plutonium path to a German atomic bomb. Physicists did not brief advisers, decision makers, and Allied officers on how many years Werner Heisenberg (1901-1976) would need to accumulate enough heavy water (deuterium oxide, D2O) for an Uranmachine and then to extract and process plutonium for an atomic bomb. Had the flow of information been better, the military raids on the Norwegian heavy-water plant at Vemork could have been timed better, and the more costly of them could have been averted altogether.

  18. Landmark-based robust navigation for tactical UGV control in GPS-denied communication-degraded environments

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    Endo, Yoichiro; Balloch, Jonathan C.; Grushin, Alexander; Lee, Mun Wai; Handelman, David

    2016-05-01

    Control of current tactical unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) is typically accomplished through two alternative modes of operation, namely, low-level manual control using joysticks and high-level planning-based autonomous control. Each mode has its own merits as well as inherent mission-critical disadvantages. Low-level joystick control is vulnerable to communication delay and degradation, and high-level navigation often depends on uninterrupted GPS signals and/or energy-emissive (non-stealth) range sensors such as LIDAR for localization and mapping. To address these problems, we have developed a mid-level control technique where the operator semi-autonomously drives the robot relative to visible landmarks that are commonly recognizable by both humans and machines such as closed contours and structured lines. Our novel solution relies solely on optical and non-optical passive sensors and can be operated under GPS-denied, communication-degraded environments. To control the robot using these landmarks, we developed an interactive graphical user interface (GUI) that allows the operator to select landmarks in the robot's view and direct the robot relative to one or more of the landmarks. The integrated UGV control system was evaluated based on its ability to robustly navigate through indoor environments. The system was successfully field tested with QinetiQ North America's TALON UGV and Tactical Robot Controller (TRC), a ruggedized operator control unit (OCU). We found that the proposed system is indeed robust against communication delay and degradation, and provides the operator with steady and reliable control of the UGV in realistic tactical scenarios.

  19. The tip of the red giant branch and distance of the Magellanic Clouds: results from the DENIS survey

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    Cioni, M.-R. L.; van der Marel, R. P.; Loup, C.; Habing, H. J.

    2000-07-01

    We present a precise determination of the apparent magnitude of the tip of the red giant branch (TRGB) in the I (0.8 mu m), J (1.25 mu m), and K_S (2.15 mu m) bands from the luminosity function of a sample of data extracted from the DENIS catalogue towards the Magellanic Clouds (Cioni et al. \\cite{cio}). From the J and K_S magnitudes we derive bolometric magnitudes mbol. We present a new algorithm for the determination of the TRGB magnitude, which we describe in detail and test extensively using Monte-Carlo simulations. We note that any method that searches for a peak in the first derivative (used by most authors) or the second derivative (used by us) of the observed luminosity function does not yield an unbiased estimate for the actual magnitude of the TRGB discontinuity. We stress the importance of correcting for this bias, which is not generally done. We combine the results of our algorithm with theoretical predictions to derive the distance modulus of the Magellanic Clouds. We obtain m-M = 18.55 +/- 0.04 (formal) +/- 0.08 (systematic) for the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), and m-M = 18.99 +/- 0.03 (formal) +/- 0.08 (systematic) for the Small Magellanic Cloud (SMC). These are among the most accurate determinations of these quantities currently available, which is a direct consequence of the large size of our sample and the insensitivity of near infrared observations to dust extinction.

  20. Gifted and Denied.

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    Olague, Diana Ortegon

    1993-01-01

    Problems in identifying gifted students with cultural differences and language disadvantages are outlined, and vocabulary development of minority culture children is cited as one factor involved in failure to identify giftedness. Schools are encouraged to take aggressive measures in locating and identifying gifted disadvantaged students. (JDD)

  1. De-nied!

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    Mulaik, Melody W

    2016-01-01

    It is important to remain current on the latest edit and modifier guidelines from the AMA, CMS, and your contracted payors. Failure to use modifiers correctly can result in under- or overpayments and can put a provider at risk of penalties. Also, since payors vary in how they adjudicate claims with modifiers, it is important to monitor payments for claims with modifiers to make certain you are being paid correctly. PMID:27514109

  2. The ultracool dwarf DENIS-P J104814.7-395606. Chromospheres and coronae at the low-mass end of the main-sequence

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    Stelzer, B.; Alcalá, J.; Biazzo, K.; Ercolano, B.; Crespo-Chacón, I.; López-Santiago, J.; Martínez-Arnáiz, R.; Schmitt, J. H. M. M.; Rigliaco, E.; Leone, F.; Cupani, G.

    2012-01-01

    Context. Several diagnostics ranging from the radio to the X-ray band are suitable for investigating the magnetic activity of late-type stars. Empirical connections between the emission at different wavelengths place constraints on the nature and efficiency of the emission mechanism and the physical conditions in different atmospheric layers. The activity of ultracool dwarfs, at the low-mass end of the main-sequence, is poorly understood. Aims: We perform a multi-wavelength study of one of the nearest M9 dwarfs, DENIS-P J104814.7-395606 (4 pc), to examine its position within the group of magnetically active ultracool dwarfs, and, in general, advance our understanding of these objects by comparing them to early-M type dwarf stars and the Sun. Methods: We obtained an XMM-Newton observation of DENIS-P J104814.7-395606 and a broad-band spectrum from the ultraviolet to the near-infrared with X-Shooter. From this dataset, we derive the X-ray properties, stellar parameters, kinematics, and the emission-line spectrum tracing chromospheric activity. We integrate these data by compiling the activity parameters of ultracool dwarfs from the literature. Results: Our deep XMM-Newton observation provides the first X-ray detection of DENIS-P J104814.7-395606 (log Lx = 25.1), as well as the first measurement of its V band brightness (V = 17.35 mag). The flux-flux relations between X-ray and chromospheric activity indicators are here for the first time extended into the regime of the ultracool dwarfs. The approximate agreement of DENIS-P J104814.7-395606 and other ultracool dwarfs with flux-flux relations for early-M dwarfs suggests that the same heating mechanisms work in the atmospheres of ultracool dwarfs, albeit weaker as judged from their lower fluxes. The observed Balmer decrements of DENIS 1048-3956 are compatible with optically thick plasma in local thermal equilibrium (LTE) at low, nearly photospheric temperature or optically thin LTE plasma at 20 000 K. Describing the

  3. Braconinae parasitoids (Hymenoptera, Braconidae) emerged from larvae of Lobesia botrana (Denis & Schiffermüller) (Lepidoptera, Tortricidae) feeding on Daphne gnidium L.

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    Loni, Augusto; Samartsev, Konstantin G.; Scaramozzino, Pier Luigi; Belokobylskij, Sergey A.; Lucchi, Andrea

    2016-01-01

    Abstract Bracon admotus Papp, 2000, and three species of the genus Habrobracon Ashmead, 1895, Habrobracon concolorans (Marshall, 1900), Habrobracon hebetor (Say, 1836) and Habrobracon pillerianae Fischer, 1980, were obtained from the larvae of Lobesia botrana (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775) (Lepidoptera, Tortricidae) feeding on Daphne gnidium Linnaeus, 1753 (Thymelaeaceae) in the natural reserve of Migliarino-San Rossore-Massaciuccoli (Pisa-Central Italy). Bracon admotus, Habrobracon concolorans and Habrobracon pillerianae were found for the first time to be associated with Lobesia botrana, while Habrobracon hebetor was reared for the first time from the larvae of Cryptoblabes gnidiella (Millière, 1867) (Lepidoptera, Pyralidae, Phycitinae) that was found on the same host plant. Bracon admotus and Habrobracon pillerianae are new to the fauna of Italy and Western Europe. A key is proposed for the determination of Habrobracon species reared from Lobesia botrana and related Palaearctic species of this genus. Habrobracon lineatellae Fisher, 1968 is considered as a valid species. PMID:27408529

  4. Braconinae parasitoids (Hymenoptera, Braconidae) emerged from larvae of Lobesia botrana (Denis & Schiffermüller) (Lepidoptera, Tortricidae) feeding on Daphne gnidium L.

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    Loni, Augusto; Samartsev, Konstantin G; Scaramozzino, Pier Luigi; Belokobylskij, Sergey A; Lucchi, Andrea

    2016-01-01

    Bracon admotus Papp, 2000, and three species of the genus Habrobracon Ashmead, 1895, Habrobracon concolorans (Marshall, 1900), Habrobracon hebetor (Say, 1836) and Habrobracon pillerianae Fischer, 1980, were obtained from the larvae of Lobesia botrana (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775) (Lepidoptera, Tortricidae) feeding on Daphne gnidium Linnaeus, 1753 (Thymelaeaceae) in the natural reserve of Migliarino-San Rossore-Massaciuccoli (Pisa-Central Italy). Bracon admotus, Habrobracon concolorans and Habrobracon pillerianae were found for the first time to be associated with Lobesia botrana, while Habrobracon hebetor was reared for the first time from the larvae of Cryptoblabes gnidiella (Millière, 1867) (Lepidoptera, Pyralidae, Phycitinae) that was found on the same host plant. Bracon admotus and Habrobracon pillerianae are new to the fauna of Italy and Western Europe. A key is proposed for the determination of Habrobracon species reared from Lobesia botrana and related Palaearctic species of this genus. Habrobracon lineatellae Fisher, 1968 is considered as a valid species. PMID:27408529

  5. Sampling-based real-time motion planning under state uncertainty for autonomous micro-aerial vehicles in GPS-denied environments.

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    Li, Dachuan; Li, Qing; Cheng, Nong; Song, Jingyan

    2014-11-18

    This paper presents a real-time motion planning approach for autonomous vehicles with complex dynamics and state uncertainty. The approach is motivated by the motion planning problem for autonomous vehicles navigating in GPS-denied dynamic environments, which involves non-linear and/or non-holonomic vehicle dynamics, incomplete state estimates, and constraints imposed by uncertain and cluttered environments. To address the above motion planning problem, we propose an extension of the closed-loop rapid belief trees, the closed-loop random belief trees (CL-RBT), which incorporates predictions of the position estimation uncertainty, using a factored form of the covariance provided by the Kalman filter-based estimator. The proposed motion planner operates by incrementally constructing a tree of dynamically feasible trajectories using the closed-loop prediction, while selecting candidate paths with low uncertainty using efficient covariance update and propagation. The algorithm can operate in real-time, continuously providing the controller with feasible paths for execution, enabling the vehicle to account for dynamic and uncertain environments. Simulation results demonstrate that the proposed approach can generate feasible trajectories that reduce the state estimation uncertainty, while handling complex vehicle dynamics and environment constraints.

  6. Sampling-Based Real-Time Motion Planning under State Uncertainty for Autonomous Micro-Aerial Vehicles in GPS-Denied Environments

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    Li, Dachuan; Li, Qing; Cheng, Nong; Song, Jingyan

    2014-01-01

    This paper presents a real-time motion planning approach for autonomous vehicles with complex dynamics and state uncertainty. The approach is motivated by the motion planning problem for autonomous vehicles navigating in GPS-denied dynamic environments, which involves non-linear and/or non-holonomic vehicle dynamics, incomplete state estimates, and constraints imposed by uncertain and cluttered environments. To address the above motion planning problem, we propose an extension of the closed-loop rapid belief trees, the closed-loop random belief trees (CL-RBT), which incorporates predictions of the position estimation uncertainty, using a factored form of the covariance provided by the Kalman filter-based estimator. The proposed motion planner operates by incrementally constructing a tree of dynamically feasible trajectories using the closed-loop prediction, while selecting candidate paths with low uncertainty using efficient covariance update and propagation. The algorithm can operate in real-time, continuously providing the controller with feasible paths for execution, enabling the vehicle to account for dynamic and uncertain environments. Simulation results demonstrate that the proposed approach can generate feasible trajectories that reduce the state estimation uncertainty, while handling complex vehicle dynamics and environment constraints. PMID:25412217

  7. An Efficient Synthesis of Bis-indolylindane-1,3-diones, Indan-1,3-diones, and Indene-1,3(2H)-denies Using [Hbim]BF 4 Ionic Medium.

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    Poor Heravi, Mohammad Reza

    2013-12-16

    We prepared a brand new molecule in one step for the synthesis of bis-indolylindane-1,3-dione and indan-1,3-diones from the reaction of ninhydrin and 3 substituted/unsubstituted indoles using [Hbim]BF4 ionic liquid in excellent yields. The method was also used for the synthesis of novel indene-1,3(2H)-denies derivatives. PMID:24455297

  8. Dreams Deferred and Dreams Denied

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    Diaz-Strong, Daysi; Gomez, Christina; Luna-Duarte, Maria E.; Meiners, Erica R.

    2010-01-01

    As faculty and administrators at federally designated "Hispanic serving institutions" (defined as colleges and universities having a minimum Latino student population of 25 percent), the authors came together in part because of the lack of research on the experiences of undocumented students, particularly in the Midwest; their own personal…

  9. Deporting Cambodian Refugees: Justice Denied?

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    Hing, Bill Ong

    2005-01-01

    Until recently, the United States did not deport refugees convicted of crimes to the communist-dominated countries of Cuba, Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia. After all, these refugees had fled persecution, and diplomatic ties between the United States and these countries are not particularly strong. But in March 2002, the United States convinced…

  10. 78 FR 61953 - Order Denying Export Privileges

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  13. Denis Burkitt and the African lymphoma

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    Magrath, I

    2009-01-01

    Burkitt lymphoma has provided a model for the understanding of the epidemiology, the molecular abnormalities that induce tumours, and the treatment of other lymphomas. It is important to remember that the early phases of this work were conducted in Africa where today, unfortunately, the disease usually results in death because of limited resources, even though most children in more developed countries are cured. This must be changed. In addition, it is time to re-explore, with modern techniques, some of the questions that were raised some 50 years ago shortly after Burkitt’s first description, as well as new questions that can be asked only in the light of modern understanding of the immune system and the molecular basis of tumor development. The African lymphoma has taught us much, but there is a great deal still to be learned. PMID:22276020

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  15. Child Soldiers: Rights Denied, Hope Restored

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    Carano, Kenneth T.; Bailey, Robert W.

    2012-01-01

    The forceful induction of children as child soldiers is an abhorrent violation of human rights. It is very disturbing that while many children are forcibly recruited into armed conflicts, others actually volunteer, due to their nightmarish alternatives. Although the practice has recently gained worldwide attention, awareness alone will not end the…

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  1. Police investigations: discretion denied yet undeniably exercised

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    Belur, J.; Tilley, N.; Osrin, D.; Daruwalla, N.; Kumar, M.; Tiwari, V.

    2014-01-01

    Police investigations involve determining whether a crime has been committed, and if so what type of crime, who has committed it and whether there is the evidence to charge the perpetrators. Drawing on fieldwork in Delhi and Mumbai, this paper explores how police investigations unfolded in the specific context of women’s deaths by burning in India. In particular, it focuses on the use of discretion despite its denial by those exercising it. In India, there are distinctive statutes relating to women’s suspicious deaths, reflecting the widespread expectation that the bride’s family will pay a dowry to the groom’s family and the tensions to which this may on occasion give rise in the early years of a marriage. Often, there are conflicting claims influencing how the woman’s death is classified. These in turn affect police investigation. The nature and direction of police discretion in investigating women’s deaths by burning reflect in part the unique nature of the legislation and the particular sensitivities in relation to these types of death. They also highlight processes that are liable to be at work in any crime investigation. It was found that police officers exercised unacknowledged discretion at seven specific points in the investigative process, with potentially significant consequences for the achievement of just outcomes: first response, recording the victim’s ‘dying declaration’, inquest, registering of the ‘First Information Report’, collecting evidence, arrest and framing of the charges. PMID:26376482

  2. Faculty on Facebook: Confirm or Deny?

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    Sturgeon, C. Michael; Walker, Christin

    2009-01-01

    Since its creation in 2004, Facebook has become one of the most frequently visited websites on college campuses. Because of this rise in popularity, the subject of social networking has grown as an idea and concern for both faculty members and students. At Lee University, it has been observed that a growing number of faculty members have indeed…

  3. Prisoner denied access to medical marijuana.

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    Wells, Joanna

    2004-12-01

    In a case that has recently come to the attention of the editors, the Federal Court refused to order Health Canada to provide a federal prisoner with medical marijuana, even though he possessed legal authorization to possess marijuana. PMID:15810136

  4. 76 FR 79225 - 2002 Reopened-Previously Denied Determinations; Notice of Revised Denied Determinations on...

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  5. 14 CFR 250.5 - Amount of denied boarding compensation for passengers denied boarding involuntarily.

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  7. 14 CFR 250.5 - Amount of denied boarding compensation for passengers denied boarding involuntarily.

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    ... the planned arrival time of the passenger's original flight. (c) Carriers may offer free or reduced... charges applicable for using the free or reduced rate air transportation, is equal to or greater than the... blackout dates applicable to the offer, on the use of such free or reduced rate transportation before...

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  10. [Denis Ballière (1729-1800)].

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    Trépardoux, Francis

    2002-01-01

    Born in Paris in 1729, Ballière got his graduation from the University of Sorbonne as bachelor of arts in 1746. His uncle Charles Delaisement practised as apothecary in Rouen and Ballière obtained there his mastership in 1756. Concomitantly, he composed the poetry and music of several opéras-comiques in the style of pastorales, which were performed with success in Rouen and Paris theaters. He was a fine writer and a real erudite. As well, his capacity in mathematics lead him to set up a theory applicated to both acoustic and music. In 1764 was published his Théorie de la musique in which he analysed the works of Descartes, Sauveur, Wallis, Tartini, Rameau, d'Alembert and Diderot. Rousseau greeted this work with consideration. When his uncle died in 1768, he fully engaged in the pharmaceutical profession. Since 1754, he had been a member of the Académie de Rouen, in which he was scientific secretary in 1769 and president in 1784, publishing different works among them its Essai sur les problèmes de situation - regarding the probability calculus - can be mentioned. In 1779, he translated into French John Ellis's book on Mangostan. He died in Rouen in 1800. PMID:12380583

  11. Access Denied: Race, Ethnicity, and the Scientific Enterprise.

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    Campbell, George, Jr., Ed.; Denes, Ronni, Ed.; Morrison, Catherine, Ed.

    This book presents selected papers from a conference whose objective was to determine the policies needed to foster the involvement of minorities in science, engineering, and mathematics. The following papers were presented: (1) "Introduction" (Eugene Cota-Robles); (2) "United States Demographics" (George Campbell, Jr.); (3) "A Practitioner's…

  12. Leniency denied because defendant was not debilitated by HIV infection.

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    2000-01-21

    The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals found no reason to shorten the sentence of an Ohio man because of his AIDS condition. [Name removed] pleaded guilty to drug trafficking charges in the late 1980s and early 1990s, and cooperated with the government by testifying against others. However, he received a sentence more severe than he anticipated, and asked for leniency because he had AIDS. The judge decided AIDS did not constitute an extraordinary physical impairment that would entitle [name removed] to leniency. [Name removed] was neither debilitated nor in the terminal stages of the infection. His sentence was upheld. PMID:11367215

  13. Denying Firearms and Explosives to Dangerous Terrorists Act of 2013

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    Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2

    2013-02-14

    04/08/2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations. (All Actions) Tracker: This bill has the status IntroducedHere are the steps for Status of Legislation:

  14. 77 FR 48960 - Order Renewing Order Temporarily Denying Export Privileges

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  15. Tenure Denied: Cases of Sex Discrimination in Academia

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    Dyer, Susan K., Ed.

    2004-01-01

    This report focuses on women who took their fight for tenure to the courts. Drawing on 19 cases supported by the American Association of University Women Legal Advocacy Fund since 1981, we document the challenge of fighting sex discrimination in academia. In the process, we illustrate the overt and subtle forms of sex discrimination that continue…

  16. Automotive Geolocation Using Wireless Infrastructure in a GPS Denied Environment

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    Vallance, Phillip J; Howlader, Mostofa

    2011-01-01

    The article proposes a vehicle lane positioning technique based on joint frequency difference of arrival (FDOA) and time difference of arrival (TDOA) principle by measuring Doppler frequency, and derives possible solutions. The vehicle sensor measures the incoming RF signals from a reference emitter at time delayed locations and utilizes the characteristics of this downlink communications to accurately determine the frequency offset as well as time stamp of the packet. The article also addresses the limitations of the technique such as velocity vector estimations at measurement locations and offers possible solutions including Bayesian and triangulation estimation.

  17. Denying Social Harm: Students' Resistance to Lessons about Inequality

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    Kleinman, Sherryl; Copp, Martha

    2009-01-01

    Students share folk beliefs that make it difficult for them to understand inequality, especially the harmful consequences of social practices they routinely engage in, are attached to, and take for granted. Four of these beliefs include: (a) harm is direct, extreme, and the product of an individual's intentions; (2) harm is the product of the…

  18. 7 CFR 3555.355 - Reducing or denying the claim.

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    ... § 3555.108, if Rural Development determines that the amount of the loss was increased due to the lender's...; (2) Failure to report defaulted loans to Rural Development within required timeframes; (3) Failure to... Development, Rural Development will pay the undisputed portion of the loss claim, and the lender may...

  19. Access Denied? Twenty-First-Century Technology in Schools

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    Male, Trevor; Burden, Kevin

    2014-01-01

    This article considers how developments in technologies have transformed the kind of social interaction possible over the Internet, making it feasible to undertake discourse and dialogue without having to rely solely on text-based mediation. This represents a fundamental change to learning, shifting from passive acquisition of someone else's…

  20. [The Gretchen question: acquittal after infanticide in denied pregnancy?].

    PubMed

    Bauer, M

    1997-09-01

    A mentally healthy woman killed her newborn directly after parturition. The physical and mental factors of pregnancy were continuously concealed, and even the menses persisted for nine months. Psychiatric expert opinion certified a psychologically exceptional state of mind of the woman, and the court acquitted her.

  1. 75 FR 47465 - Pymetrozine; Regulation Denying NRDC's Objections on Remand

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2010-08-06

    ... FFDCA, 21 U.S.C. 346a. (70 FR 46706, August 10, 2005); (Ref. 1). The order was remanded to EPA by the U.... Department of Agriculture (USDA). Section 408 was substantially rewritten by the Food Quality Protection Act... nitrogen, creatinine, total protein, total bilirubin, albumin, hormones, and enzymes such as...

  2. 77 FR 10719 - Order Renewing Order Temporarily Denying Export Privileges

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2012-02-23

    ... published in the Federal Register on August 31, 2011. See 76 FR 54198. I. Procedural History On March 17...\\ bearing Mahan Airways' livery, colors and logo on flights into and out of Iran. The ] aircraft are owned... with the Office of the Administrative Law Judge, U.S. Coast Guard ALJ Docketing Center, 40 South...

  3. 50 CFR 635.41 - Products denied entry.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-10-01

    ... by a fishing vessel listed on the ICCAT record as engaged in illegal, unreported, and unregulated... fishing vessel included on the ICCAT list as engaged in illegal, unreported, and unregulated fishing...

  4. A Dream Denied: The Black Family in the Eighties.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    McGhee, James D.

    The extremely conservative political climate and the record-breaking recession have effectively destroyed the hopes and dreams of poor black families, and they seriously threaten the existence of an emerging, still fragile, black middle class. Prior to 1960, no more than 10-12 percent of black families could be counted as members of the middle…

  5. 77 FR 25133 - Order Temporarily Denying Export Privileges

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2012-04-27

    ... notices, the most recent being that of August 12, 2011 (76 FR 50661 (Aug. 16, 2011)), has continued the..., covert and/ or likely to occur again, rather than technical or negligent '' Id. A ``lack of information... operations under the lease began on or about March 15, 2012, with the leased 747 (MSN 23408) to be...

  6. Symbolic Boundary Work in Schools: Demarcating and Denying Ethnic Boundaries

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Tabib-Calif, Yosepha; Lomsky-Feder, Edna

    2014-01-01

    This article examines the symbolic boundary work that is carried out at a school whose student population is heterogeneous in terms of ethnicity and class. Based on ethnography, the article demonstrates how the school's staff seeks to neutralize ethnic boundaries and their accompanying discourse, while the pupils try to bring ethnic…

  7. Denying the Sexual Subject: Schools' Regulation of Student Sexuality

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Allen, Louisa

    2007-01-01

    This article examines some of the discourses and practices through which schools produce and regulate student sexual identities. It suggests that schools' "official culture" can be seen as a discursive strategy which identifies a preferred student subject that is "non-sexual". This preference is communicated through the contradictory nature of…

  8. Two Distinct Moral Mechanisms for Ascribing and Denying Intentionality

    PubMed Central

    Ngo, Lawrence; Kelly, Meagan; Coutlee, Christopher G.; Carter, R. McKell; Sinnott-Armstrong, Walter; Huettel, Scott A.

    2015-01-01

    Philosophers and legal scholars have long theorized about how intentionality serves as a critical input for morality and culpability, but the emerging field of experimental philosophy has revealed a puzzling asymmetry. People judge actions leading to negative consequences as being more intentional than those leading to positive ones. The implications of this asymmetry remain unclear because there is no consensus regarding the underlying mechanism. Based on converging behavioral and neural evidence, we demonstrate that there is no single underlying mechanism. Instead, two distinct mechanisms together generate the asymmetry. Emotion drives ascriptions of intentionality for negative consequences, while the consideration of statistical norms leads to the denial of intentionality for positive consequences. We employ this novel two-mechanism model to illustrate that morality can paradoxically shape judgments of intentionality. This is consequential for mens rea in legal practice and arguments in moral philosophy pertaining to terror bombing, abortion, and euthanasia among others. PMID:26634909

  9. 77 FR 13077 - Order Temporarily Denying Export Privileges

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2012-03-05

    ... notices, the most recent being that of August 12, 2011 (76 FR 50661 (Aug. 16, 2011)), has continued the... and attempted export of the items--polymers and lubricating oils or oil additives, including aviation... items subject to the EAR. OEE submits, in sum, that violations of the EAR are imminent as defined...

  10. [Denis Ballière (1729-1800)].

    PubMed

    Trépardoux, Francis

    2002-01-01

    Born in Paris in 1729, Ballière got his graduation from the University of Sorbonne as bachelor of arts in 1746. His uncle Charles Delaisement practised as apothecary in Rouen and Ballière obtained there his mastership in 1756. Concomitantly, he composed the poetry and music of several opéras-comiques in the style of pastorales, which were performed with success in Rouen and Paris theaters. He was a fine writer and a real erudite. As well, his capacity in mathematics lead him to set up a theory applicated to both acoustic and music. In 1764 was published his Théorie de la musique in which he analysed the works of Descartes, Sauveur, Wallis, Tartini, Rameau, d'Alembert and Diderot. Rousseau greeted this work with consideration. When his uncle died in 1768, he fully engaged in the pharmaceutical profession. Since 1754, he had been a member of the Académie de Rouen, in which he was scientific secretary in 1769 and president in 1784, publishing different works among them its Essai sur les problèmes de situation - regarding the probability calculus - can be mentioned. In 1779, he translated into French John Ellis's book on Mangostan. He died in Rouen in 1800.

  11. Narrating Neighborhood: Denying Young Women's Public Voices about Violence

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Bertram, Corrine C.

    2008-01-01

    This paper describes a youth-centered activist project with a group of young women in Brooklyn, NY, and the controversy surrounding it. In 1999 the young women created a neighborhood mural with anti-violence themes. Within 6 months of the mural's dedication, the mural was whitewashed by the corporate owner of the mural wall. Using content and…

  12. Birthright Denied: The Risks and Benefits of Breast-feeding.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Harris, Stephanie G.; Highland, Joseph H.

    This document compares the benefits and risks of breastfeeding in light of recent evidence that mothers' milk contains high levels of chemical contaminants. Information is presented on the occurrence and toxicity of agricultural and industrial chemicals found in breast milk and on the lead, industrial chemicals, nitrates, and bacterial…

  13. Access Denied: Mandatory Expulsion Requirements and the Erosion of Educational Opportunity in Michigan.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Polakow-Suransky, Sasha

    This report focuses on the impact of the Federal Gun-Free Schools Act (GFSA) in the Michigan public schools. The research for this study was conducted as a project of the Ann Arbor-based Student Advocacy Center. The study's purpose is twofold: (1) explore the implications of Michigan's zero-tolerance policy for educational equity and equal…

  14. 25 CFR 63.19 - When should an employer deny employment or dismiss an employee?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... GOVERNMENT INDIAN CHILD PROTECTION AND FAMILY VIOLENCE PREVENTION Minimum Standards of Character and... violence, sexual assault, sexual molestation, child exploitation, sexual contact, prostitution, or...

  15. 25 CFR 63.19 - When should an employer deny employment or dismiss an employee?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... GOVERNMENT INDIAN CHILD PROTECTION AND FAMILY VIOLENCE PREVENTION Minimum Standards of Character and... violence, sexual assault, sexual molestation, child exploitation, sexual contact, prostitution, or...

  16. 25 CFR 63.19 - When should an employer deny employment or dismiss an employee?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... GOVERNMENT INDIAN CHILD PROTECTION AND FAMILY VIOLENCE PREVENTION Minimum Standards of Character and... violence, sexual assault, sexual molestation, child exploitation, sexual contact, prostitution, or...

  17. 12 CFR 1202.9 - How do I appeal a response denying my FOIA request?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... Archives and Records Administration, Room 2510, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD 20740-6001, Email: ogis@nara.gov, Phone: (301) 837-1996, Fax: (301) 837-0348, Toll-free: 1-(877) 684-6448. This information...

  18. Too Safe Schools, Too Safe Families: Denying Children the Risk-Taker's Advantage

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Ungar, Michael

    2008-01-01

    In his work as a family therapist and researcher with children and families in educational and community settings, the author encounters children who are anxious, depressed, lacking in empathy, self-esteem and motivation, and naive in their expectations about their physical and mental abilities. They haven't been properly challenged. These kids…

  19. A Robust INS/PnP Fusion Method for GNSS-Denied Navigation of Small UAVs

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Chu, Chen-Chi

    This thesis presents three INS/VISNAV integration architectures to deal with prob- lem when operating UAVs. The first two integration architectures are called tight and loose INS/VISNAV integration, respectively. The tight and loose integration strategies are not new and have been used before. The tight approach fuses INS information with camera measurements at pixel level. It is considered as an optimal approach in terms of estimation accuracy. However, it has a tendency to diverge under certain conditions: (1) Unfavorable relative geometry between the camera and feature points used to con- struct the VISANV solution and (2) Large errors in the position and attitude solution about which the tight integration measurement equations are linearized. This latter condition can occur when VISNAV updates are infrequent or spaced far apart in time. Maintaining stability of the filter that fuses camera and INS information can be chal- lenging when low quality (consumer/automotive grade) inertial sensors are used or the measurement update is less frequent. The loose integration approach is proposed as an alternative for solving the divergent problem. The integration is loose in the sense that integration occurs at the level of position and attitude. This is in contrast to tight integration where information fusion occurs at the pixel level. While it is sub-optimal from a filtering point of view, the loose integration approach can be more robust to linearization errors which lead to solution divergence. A method for computing the covariance of position and attitude estimates of the VISNAV solution is presented. The complementary advantages of loose and tight integration leads to the develop- ment of a novel, third sensor fusion methodology that enhances the robustness (here defined as resistance to divergence) of filters used to mechanize camera-aided inertial navigation systems (INS) while preserving the estimation accuracy. This third approach is a hybrid filter that can switch between the optimal tight and suboptimal loose strate- gies "on the fly" depending on the geometry of the landmarks being tracked and the quality of the inertial sensor. The fusion strategy is based on dual hypothesis testing approach. The proposed approach has the advantages of enhancing the robustness while maintaining the estimation accuracy.

  20. 14 CFR 250.10 - Report of passengers denied confirmed space.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... 251 shall include only passengers on flights for which confirmed reservations are offered. Data shall... data pursuant to § 234.7 of this chapter shall file, on a quarterly basis, the information specified in BTS Form 251. The reporting basis shall be flight segments originating in the United States....

  1. 14 CFR 250.10 - Report of passengers denied confirmed space.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... 251 shall include only passengers on flights for which confirmed reservations are offered. Data shall... data pursuant to § 234.7 of this chapter shall file, on a quarterly basis, the information specified in BTS Form 251. The reporting basis shall be flight segments originating in the United States....

  2. Whom We Admit, What We Deny: The Meaning of Selective Admissions

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Kohn, Alfie

    2012-01-01

    What does it mean when a school, having rejected a child who applied for admission, explains that he or she just "isn't a good fit" with the school? At times, it is not clear how the decision to prevent a child from enrolling is best described as a lack of fit, particularly if the school's goals and priorities (a) correspond to what most parents…

  3. Is a Dream Deferred a Dream Denied? College Enrollment and Labor Market Search. Working Paper

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Perez-Arce, Francisco

    2011-01-01

    A public college in Mexico City randomly assigns applicants into a group that can immediately enroll and a group that can only do so after one year. The author shows that the standard model of educational decisions predicts no (or minimal) effect of deferral on educational attainment. He surveyed the applicants to this college for the 2007/2008…

  4. 14 CFR 250.10 - Report of passengers denied confirmed space.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    .... Every reporting carrier as defined in 14 CFR 234.2 and any carrier that voluntarily submits data pursuant to § 234.7 of that part shall file, on a quarterly basis, the information specified in BTS...

  5. 14 CFR 250.10 - Report of passengers denied confirmed space.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    .... (a) Every reporting carrier as defined in 14 CFR 234.2 and any carrier that voluntarily submits data pursuant to § 234.7 of that part shall file, on a quarterly basis, the information specified in BTS...

  6. 32 CFR 725.8 - Considerations in determining to grant or deny a request.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... or court order will be served, under 32 CFR 257.5(c), upon the General Counsel of the Navy, along... photography). (iv) Non-DOD information. A request for disclosure under this part, particularly through...

  7. 32 CFR 725.8 - Considerations in determining to grant or deny a request.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... or court order will be served, under 32 CFR 257.5(c), upon the General Counsel of the Navy, along... photography). (iv) Non-DOD information. A request for disclosure under this part, particularly through...

  8. 32 CFR 725.8 - Considerations in determining to grant or deny a request.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... or court order will be served, under 32 CFR 257.5(c), upon the General Counsel of the Navy, along... photography). (iv) Non-DOD information. A request for disclosure under this part, particularly through...

  9. Confirm or deny: nuclear submarine workers at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard had excess leukemia

    SciTech Connect

    Bross, I.D.

    1985-09-01

    This title was the mandate that the US Congress gave the Center for Disease Control (CDC) in 1978 and it is also the title of the author's June 1984 report to the branch of CDC that carried out the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health's (NIOSH) Portsmouth Naval Shipyard (PNS) study. In this letter to the editor, the author disagrees with the official findings.

  10. 75 FR 41921 - Agency Information Collection; Activity Under OMB Review; Report of Passengers Denied Confirmed...

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2010-07-19

    ... following collection of information was published on April 16, 2010 (75 FR 21717). DATES: Written comments....htm . The Air Travel Consumer Report is also sent to newspapers, magazines, and trade...

  11. 32 CFR 725.8 - Considerations in determining to grant or deny a request.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... inappropriate under applicable court rules; (3) Whether disclosure, including release in camera (i.e., to the... written consent, would violate 5 U.S.C. 552, 552a; (6) Whether disclosure, including release in camera, is..., except when in camera (i.e., before the judge alone) and necessary to assert a claim of privilege,...

  12. 47 CFR 73.3584 - Procedure for filing petitions to deny.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-10-01

    ... minimum diversity preference provided for in § 1.1623(f)(1) has been applied, an “objection to diversity claim” and opposition thereto, may be filed against any applicant receiving a diversity...

  13. 47 CFR 73.3584 - Procedure for filing petitions to deny.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-10-01

    ... minimum diversity preference provided for in § 1.1623(f)(1) has been applied, an “objection to diversity claim” and opposition thereto, may be filed against any applicant receiving a diversity...

  14. 76 FR 19001 - Sulfuryl Fluoride; Addendum to Proposed Order Granting Objections to Tolerances and Denying...

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2011-04-06

    ... the Proposed Order On January 19, 2011 (76 FR 3422, Jan. 19, 2011), EPA issued a proposed order... Michael Doherty/ Christina Swartz, ``Revised Assessment of Percent Commodity Treated Values used in...

  15. 78 FR 60997 - Agency Information Collection: Activity Under OMB Review: Report of Passengers Denied Confirmed...

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2013-10-02

    ... comments on the following collection of information was published on July 19, 2013 (FR Vol 78, No 139-43272... administrative matters. Issued in Washington, DC, on September 26, 2013. William Chadwick, Jr., Director,...

  16. Metamorphosis in Two Novels by Melvin Burgess: Denying and Disguising "Deviant" Desire

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Kokkola, Lydia

    2011-01-01

    Melvin Burgess has gained a reputation as an "enfant terrible," whose writing tackles topics and presents attitudes which are controversial in literature for adolescents. Kimberley Reynolds cites him as an author whose work demonstrates that "writing about sex, sexuality and relationships between the sexes [is] one of the most radically changed…

  17. 14 CFR 250.9 - Written explanation of denied boarding compensation and boarding priorities, and verbal...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... the passenger's original flight. 0 to 1 hour arrival delay No compensation. 1 to 2 hour arrival delay 200% of one-way fare (but no more than $650). Over 2 hours arrival delay 400% of one-way fare (but no... delay No compensation. 1 to 4 hour arrival delay 200% of one-way fare (but no more than $650). Over...

  18. 14 CFR 250.9 - Written explanation of denied boarding compensation and boarding priorities, and verbal...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... the passenger's original flight. 0 to 1 hour arrival delay No compensation. 1 to 2 hour arrival delay 200% of one-way fare (but no more than $650). Over 2 hours arrival delay 400% of one-way fare (but no... delay No compensation. 1 to 4 hour arrival delay 200% of one-way fare (but no more than $650). Over...

  19. 14 CFR 250.9 - Written explanation of denied boarding compensation and boarding priorities, and verbal...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... the passenger's original flight. 0 to 1 hour arrival delay No compensation. 1 to 2 hour arrival delay 200% of one-way fare (but no more than $650). Over 2 hours arrival delay 400% of one-way fare (but no... delay No compensation. 1 to 4 hour arrival delay 200% of one-way fare (but no more than $650). Over...

  20. 76 FR 11756 - Action Affecting Export Privileges; Ali Amirnazmi; Order Denying Export Privileges

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2011-03-03

    ..., 2010 (75 FR 50,681, August 16, 2010), has continued the Regulations in effect under the International... Institution, P.O. Box 1000, White Deer, PA 17887 and 547 Green Hill Lane, Berwyn, PA 19312. On January 11..., P.O. Box 1000, White Deer, PA 17887, and 547 Green Hill Lane, Berwyn, PA 19312, and when acting...

  1. 12 CFR 505.4 - Administrative appeal of initial determination to deny records.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... records. A designated official will make appellate determinations under 31 CFR 1.5(h) with respect to OTS records. Appeals by mail should be addressed to: FOIA Appeals, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC 20552...., Washington, DC 20552. Appeals may also be sent by e-mail or facsimile to the e-mail address and...

  2. 77 FR 23135 - 2,4-D; Order Denying NRDC's Petition To Revoke Tolerances

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2012-04-18

    ... and thyroid hormonal pathways and ecological effects. (63 FR 71542, 71544, December 28, 1998). The... battery of screening assays in a Federal Register Notice issued January 24, 2008 (73 FR 4216). EPA... October 21, 2009 for 67 chemicals including 2,4-D. (74 FR 54422, 54425). With regard to endocrine...

  3. 26 CFR 1.164-2 - Deduction denied in case of certain taxes.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... tax withheld at source on wages; and by corresponding provisions of prior internal revenue laws. (b... of 1939. (c) Estate and gift taxes. Estate, inheritance, legacy, succession, and gift taxes....

  4. 26 CFR 1.164-2 - Deduction denied in case of certain taxes.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... tax withheld at source on wages; and by corresponding provisions of prior internal revenue laws. (b... of 1939. (c) Estate and gift taxes. Estate, inheritance, legacy, succession, and gift taxes....

  5. 26 CFR 1.164-2 - Deduction denied in case of certain taxes.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-04-01

    ... tax withheld at source on wages; and by corresponding provisions of prior internal revenue laws. (b... of 1939. (c) Estate and gift taxes. Estate, inheritance, legacy, succession, and gift taxes....

  6. 26 CFR 1.164-2 - Deduction denied in case of certain taxes.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... tax withheld at source on wages; and by corresponding provisions of prior internal revenue laws. (b... of 1939. (c) Estate and gift taxes. Estate, inheritance, legacy, succession, and gift taxes....

  7. 26 CFR 1.164-2 - Deduction denied in case of certain taxes.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ... tax withheld at source on wages; and by corresponding provisions of prior internal revenue laws. (b... of 1939. (c) Estate and gift taxes. Estate, inheritance, legacy, succession, and gift taxes....

  8. Path planning in GPS-denied environments via collective intelligence of distributed sensor networks

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Jha, Devesh K.; Chattopadhyay, Pritthi; Sarkar, Soumik; Ray, Asok

    2016-05-01

    This paper proposes a framework for reactive goal-directed navigation without global positioning facilities in unknown dynamic environments. A mobile sensor network is used for localising regions of interest for path planning of an autonomous mobile robot. The underlying theory is an extension of a generalised gossip algorithm that has been recently developed in a language-measure-theoretic setting. The algorithm has been used to propagate local decisions of target detection over a mobile sensor network and thus, it generates a belief map for the detected target over the network. In this setting, an autonomous mobile robot may communicate only with a few mobile sensing nodes in its own neighbourhood and localise itself relative to the communicating nodes with bounded uncertainties. The robot makes use of the knowledge based on the belief of the mobile sensors to generate a sequence of way-points, leading to a possible goal. The estimated way-points are used by a sampling-based motion planning algorithm to generate feasible trajectories for the robot. The proposed concept has been validated by numerical simulation on a mobile sensor network test-bed and a Dubin's car-like robot.

  9. Hybrid BD / GPS Positioning for Deformation Monitoring Under Denied Environments

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Peng, Zhenzhong; Li, Qianxia; Xia, Linyuan

    2016-09-01

    In the era of multiple satellite navigation and positioning, there are still many remained issues to be tackled in order to satisfy varied applications for various sectors. These include availability, accuracy, integrity, vulnerability and others. To explore feasibility of deformation monitoring under dam and steep slope environments, we investigated features of hybrid BD / GPS positioning and monitoring performance. Results indicate that hybrid satellites can further facilitate precise positioning for deformation monitoring on restricted regions. A static network in near real time mode is designed to exhibit essential sensitivity for deformation monitoring under different network connectivity. Analysis shows that under given network design matrix, contributions from hybrid BD / GPS have enhanced network sensitivity and ensured monitoring performance under challenged scenarios. Related tests combining with application to stringent dam monitoring have been conducted to exemplify sensitivity changes along vital engineering directions and optimal schemes for network configuration.

  10. 24 CFR 2002.21 - Authority to deny requests for records and form of denial.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... Executive Order 12600 (3 CFR, 1987 Comp., p. 235) to afford the business submitter an opportunity to object... authority, or any private institution which furnished information on a confidential basis, and, in the...

  11. The Afro-American before the Burger Court, 1976-1978: Justice Granted or Justice Denied?

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Gill, Robert Lewis

    1978-01-01

    Supreme Court rulings during 1976-78 on capital punishment; criminal justice and prisoner rights; busing and school desegregation; discrimination in housing and employment; rights of illegitimates and family relations; abortion, voting rights, tenant landlord relations; and "reverse discrimination" have had a significant impact on Black Americans.…

  12. Still Denied: How Community Colleges Shortchange Students by Not Offering Federal Loans. Issue Brief

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Cochrane, Debbie; Szabo-Kubitz, Laura

    2011-01-01

    Each year, millions of college students borrow money to help bridge the gap between college costs and available income, savings, and grants. Experts all agree that, for those who need to borrow to pay for college, federal student loans are the safest and most affordable option. Unfortunately, some colleges choose not to participate in the federal…

  13. Historical and Legal Overview of Special Education Overrepresentation: Access and Equity Denied

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Ford, Donna Y.; Russo, Charles J.

    2016-01-01

    The history of the denial of equal education opportunities to Black children is a long one, whether through racial segregation or overrepresentation in special education. No other group is as overreferred, overidentified, and overrepresented in special education as Black students, specifically Black males. The authors present an historical and…

  14. 75 FR 21717 - Agency Information Collection; Activity Under OMB Review; Report of Passengers Denied Confirmed...

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2010-04-26

    ... submit with those comments a self-addressed stamped postcard on which the following statement is made... both Respondent's identity and its data, submission of the information to agencies outside BTS...

  15. 78 FR 43272 - Agency Information Collection; Activity Under OMB Review; Report of Passengers Denied Confirmed...

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2013-07-19

    ... wishing the Department to acknowledge receipt of their comments must submit with those comments a self...-statistical purposes including, but not limited to, publication of both Respondent's identity and its...

  16. 33 CFR 151.1015 - Issuing or denying the issuance of a conditional permit.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ..., DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (CONTINUED) POLLUTION VESSELS CARRYING OIL, NOXIOUS LIQUID SUBSTANCES, GARBAGE, MUNICIPAL OR COMMERCIAL WASTE, AND BALLAST WATER Transportation of Municipal and Commercial...

  17. 33 CFR 151.1015 - Issuing or denying the issuance of a conditional permit.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ..., DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (CONTINUED) POLLUTION VESSELS CARRYING OIL, NOXIOUS LIQUID SUBSTANCES, GARBAGE, MUNICIPAL OR COMMERCIAL WASTE, AND BALLAST WATER Transportation of Municipal and Commercial...

  18. 33 CFR 151.1015 - Issuing or denying the issuance of a conditional permit.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ..., DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (CONTINUED) POLLUTION VESSELS CARRYING OIL, NOXIOUS LIQUID SUBSTANCES, GARBAGE, MUNICIPAL OR COMMERCIAL WASTE, AND BALLAST WATER Transportation of Municipal and Commercial...

  19. 33 CFR 151.1015 - Issuing or denying the issuance of a conditional permit.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ..., DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (CONTINUED) POLLUTION VESSELS CARRYING OIL, NOXIOUS LIQUID SUBSTANCES, GARBAGE, MUNICIPAL OR COMMERCIAL WASTE, AND BALLAST WATER Transportation of Municipal and Commercial...

  20. 33 CFR 151.1015 - Issuing or denying the issuance of a conditional permit.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ..., DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY (CONTINUED) POLLUTION VESSELS CARRYING OIL, NOXIOUS LIQUID SUBSTANCES, GARBAGE, MUNICIPAL OR COMMERCIAL WASTE, AND BALLAST WATER Transportation of Municipal and Commercial...

  1. Phasing-out tobacco: proposal to deny access to tobacco for those born from 2000

    PubMed Central

    Khoo, Deborah; Chiam, Yvonne; Ng, Priscilla; Berrick, A J

    2010-01-01

    As a contribution to worldwide efforts towards a tobacco-free society, this paper considers the possibility of a long-term phasing-in of a total ban, by proposing that individuals born in or after the year 2000 have their supply of tobacco restricted. In conjunction, a survey that we have conducted in Singapore indicates strong public support (even among current smokers) for the proposal. PMID:20876075

  2. Trajectory Adjustment of Mobile Laser Scan Data in GPS Denied Environments

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Schaer, P.; Vallet, J.

    2016-03-01

    Mobile mapping often occurs in environments with poor or no GNSS signal reception (tunnels, urban canons, canopy …). Most mobile scanning systems are equipped with tactical grade inertial systems, GNSS outages longer than 30-60 seconds may lead to a rapid decrease in absolute positioning accuracy that might be below the client's expectations. In order to guarantee sufficient positioning accuracy even in such environments the data must be corrected. This can either happen by readjusting the final point cloud using control points (3D translations) or by directly correcting the trajectory by adding external position updates. The approach presented in this paper consists in detecting targets (either existing or placed before measurement) that can easily be identified in the point cloud and that have been measured independently. By identifying the 3D point closest to the target's center, computing the coordinate difference to the corresponding GCP and retrieving its GNSS-timestamp and the internal scanner coordinates, an external position update at a given time can be computed. This procedure has proven its efficiency in several projects including scanning tunnels up to 5km length, where the positional error (in 3D) of the resulting point cloud could be reduced from 5m (in the middle of the tunnel) down to better than 5cm using GCPS only every 400m.

  3. Rural Development and the Regional State: Denying Multifunctional Agriculture in the UK

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    Marsden, Terry; Sonnino, Roberta

    2008-01-01

    Under the emerging rural development paradigm, we argue that to be multifunctional an activity must add income to agriculture, it must contribute to the construction of a new agricultural sector that corresponds to the needs of the wider society and it must reconfigure rural resources in ways that lead to wider rural development benefits. By…

  4. Penal harm medicine: state tort remedies for delaying and denying health care to prisoners.

    PubMed

    Vaughn, M S

    1999-01-01

    In prison and jail subcultures, custodial personnel are committed to the penal harm movement, which seeks to inflict pain on prisoners. Conversely, correctional medical personnel are sworn to the Hippocratic Oath and are committed to alleviating prisoners' suffering. The Hippocratic Oath is violated when correctional medical workers adopt penal harm mandates and inflict pain on prisoners. By analyzing lawsuits filed by prisoners under state tort law, this article shows how the penal harm movement co-opts some correctional medical employees into abandoning their treatment and healing mission, thus causing denial or delay of medical treatment to prisoners.

  5. Access denied: institutional barriers to justice for victims of torture in Egypt.

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    Khalil, Hebatullah Mahmoud

    2013-01-01

    This research explores the question - how do practices in key justice institutions affect the incidence and success of prosecutions of torture perpetrators in Egypt? The research question is grounded in the theory that torture prosecutions are crucial to ending the practice of torture, and based on the judgment that the number of prosecutions of torture perpetrators in Egypt is very small compared to the widespread practice of torture. This research observes practices in three main justice institutions: the Department of Public Prosecutions, the Department of Forensic Medicine and the criminal courts. Based on international and local literature, but also on interviews conducted with lawyers, forensic doctors and human rights activists, the research observes the practices most common to the three institutions, while analyzing their impact on the incidence and success of prosecutions. The research finds that different practices, backed by Egyptian legislation, and endorsed by poor institutional capabilities, violate the international standards for investigations, and affect the incidence and outcome of prosecutions.

  6. 75 FR 47475 - Acetamiprid, Mepiquat; Order Denying NRDC’s Objections on Remand: Environmental Protection Agency

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    .... (70 FR 46706 (August 10, 2005)). NRDC sought judicial review of the August, 2005 order, and the U.S..., total bilirubin, albumin, hormones, and enzymes such as alkaline phosphatase, alanine aminotransfersase... Department of Agriculture. (Ref. 1 at 12). Information on residue values comes from a range of...

  7. 36 CFR 1256.24 - How long may access to some records be denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... many records are open for research, some records are closed for long periods, either under our general... with 44 U.S.C. 2108(b), we do not grant access to restricted census and survey records of the Bureau...

  8. 36 CFR 1256.24 - How long may access to some records be denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... many records are open for research, some records are closed for long periods, either under our general... with 44 U.S.C. 2108(b), we do not grant access to restricted census and survey records of the Bureau...

  9. Continuous Mapping of Tunnel Walls in a Gnss-Denied Environment

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    Chapman, Michael A.; Min, Cao; Zhang, Deijin

    2016-06-01

    The need for reliable systems for capturing precise detail in tunnels has increased as the number of tunnels (e.g., for cars and trucks, trains, subways, mining and other infrastructure) has increased and the age of these structures and, subsequent, deterioration has introduced structural degradations and eventual failures. Due to the hostile environments encountered in tunnels, mobile mapping systems are plagued with various problems such as loss of GNSS signals, drift of inertial measurements systems, low lighting conditions, dust and poor surface textures for feature identification and extraction. A tunnel mapping system using alternate sensors and algorithms that can deliver precise coordinates and feature attributes from surfaces along the entire tunnel path is presented. This system employs image bridging or visual odometry to estimate precise sensor positions and orientations. The fundamental concept is the use of image sequences to geometrically extend the control information in the absence of absolute positioning data sources. This is a non-trivial problem due to changes in scale, perceived resolution, image contrast and lack of salient features. The sensors employed include forward-looking high resolution digital frame cameras coupled with auxiliary light sources. In addition, a high frequency lidar system and a thermal imager are included to offer three dimensional point clouds of the tunnel walls along with thermal images for moisture detection. The mobile mapping system is equipped with an array of 16 cameras and light sources to capture the tunnel walls. Continuous images are produced using a semi-automated mosaicking process. Results of preliminary experimentation are presented to demonstrate the effectiveness of the system for the generation of seamless precise tunnel maps.

  10. Washington state initiative trims Medicaid budget, ED utilization without denying access.

    PubMed

    2014-06-01

    In its first year of operation, Washington state's "ER is for Emergencies" initiative has helped to save the state's Medicaid budget $33.6 million. The initiative, which is based on the implementation of seven best practices, has succeeded in part by improving care coordination and by linking EDs across the state so information can be shared electronically. Leaders of the effort concede that while state pressure was essential in pushing providers to address excess use of the ED for nonemergency needs, they stress that the approach worked because all sides were willing to sit down and hammer out a solution. Further, they note that the infrastructure is now in place to address other problems in a similar fashion. An analysis of claims data shows that in the first year of the initiative, ED visits by Medicaid recipients declined by 9.9%, and the rate of visits by frequent ED utilizers declined by 10.7%. The analysis also shows that ED visits resulting in a scheduled drug prescription fell by 24%, and the rate of visits for a low-acuity diagnosis declined by 14.2%. While many EDs had to adjust their staffing and other resources to accommodate reduced volumes, others experienced few changes or even saw an uptick in volume, possibly from implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Leaders of the effort say the biggest challenge involved with implementing the initiative was securing administrative buy-in for investments that would likely result in improved efficiency and care, but also reduced revenue--at least initially.

  11. Special report on taxation. Court of Appeals denies tax exemption based on "substantial commercial purpose".

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    Schieble, M T

    1992-05-01

    When viewed against the background of continuing state and federal legislative efforts to limit the availability of tax-exempt status, the Living Faith case could be seen as yet another indication of difficult times ahead for nonprofit providers. Although it is too early to tell whether this will in fact be the case, tax-exempt providers should be aware of the Living Faith case as perhaps the clearest statement from a federal appeals court in recent years that the operation of an enterprise in too businesslike a manner may make it a taxable activity. Tax-exempt providers that now operate or plan to operate ancillary businesses, whether through joint ventures, wholly-owned subsidiaries, or otherwise, should carefully evaluate such activities against the criteria articulated in Living Faith. This analysis is important not only for purposes of determining whether such activities can qualify for tax-exempt status in and of themselves, but also as an indicator of how such activities might affect the tax-exempt status of the provider.

  12. 78 FR 9359 - Order Renewing Order Temporarily Denying Export Privileges and Making That Temporary Denial of...

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    2013-02-08

    ... evidence that Bahrami is a Mahan Airways' Vice- President and Regional Manager for Turkey and Europe, and... Bahrami's management position with regard to Mahan Airways' operations in Turkey and Europe and Mahan's continuing efforts to procure U.S.-origin aircraft and engines from or via Turkey and Europe, as well...

  13. 78 FR 11142 - Connor Hayden Kraegel, 19917 Spurrier Avenue, Poolesville, MD 20837; Order Denying Export Privileges

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    2013-02-15

    ... and willfully exporting from the United States a set of AN/AVS-6 night vision goggles, which is... successive Presidential Notices, the most recent being that of August 15, 2012 (77 FR 49699 (August 16,...

  14. 36 CFR 1256.24 - How long may access to some records be denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... many records are open for research, some records are closed for long periods, either under our general... with 44 U.S.C. 2108(b), we do not grant access to restricted census and survey records of the Bureau...

  15. Denying Diversity: Perceptions of Beauty and Social Comparison Processes among Latina, Black, and White Women.

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    Poran, Maya A.

    2002-01-01

    Investigated Hispanic, black, and white women's conceptions of beauty and perceptions of cultural standards of beauty, noting whether they were engaged in similar social comparison processes (denial of personal disadvantage). Surveys of female college students highlighted major differences in the women's relationships with their bodies and their…

  16. 24 CFR 2002.21 - Authority to deny requests for records and form of denial.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... commercial or financial information, predisclosure notification to business submitters is required by Executive Order 12600 (3 CFR, 1987 Comp., p. 235) to afford the business submitter an opportunity to object... criminal investigation or by an agency conducting a lawful national security intelligence...

  17. Access Denied: School Librarians' Responses to School District Policies on the Use of Social Media Tools

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    DiScala, Jeffrey; Weeks, Ann Carlson

    2013-01-01

    Public school districts often block access to online social media tools. While considered a preventive measure to ensure student safety and limit district liability, this policy strips school librarians and their collaborating teachers of opportunities to instruct students in using social media tools creatively and responsibly. Using one school…

  18. 2 CFR 1532.1400 - How may I appeal a decision denying my request for reinstatement?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... Statutory Disqualification and Reinstatement Under the Clean Air Act and Clean Water Act § 1532.1400 How may... you of his or her decision under this section, in writing, using the notice procedures at 2 CFR...

  19. 2 CFR 1532.1400 - How may I appeal a decision denying my request for reinstatement?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... Statutory Disqualification and Reinstatement Under the Clean Air Act and Clean Water Act § 1532.1400 How may... you of his or her decision under this section, in writing, using the notice procedures at 2 CFR...

  20. 2 CFR 1532.1400 - How may I appeal a decision denying my request for reinstatement?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... Statutory Disqualification and Reinstatement Under the Clean Air Act and Clean Water Act § 1532.1400 How may... you of his or her decision under this section, in writing, using the notice procedures at 2 CFR...

  1. 2 CFR 1532.1400 - How may I appeal a decision denying my request for reinstatement?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... Statutory Disqualification and Reinstatement Under the Clean Air Act and Clean Water Act § 1532.1400 How may... you of his or her decision under this section, in writing, using the notice procedures at 2 CFR...

  2. 32 CFR 725.8 - Considerations in determining to grant or deny a request.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... or court order will be served, under 32 CFR 257.5(c), upon the General Counsel of the Navy, along..., attorney work-product, or physician-patient in the case of civilian personnel); (7) Whether disclosure... defined by the Privacy Act (5 U.S.C. 552a). In determining whether a record not contained in a “system...

  3. 16 CFR 1051.9 - Factors the Commission considers in granting or denying petitions.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... unreasonable risk of injury. (2) Whether a rule is reasonably necessary to eliminate or reduce the risk of... unreasonably expose the petitioner or other consumers to the risk of injury which the petitioner alleges is... hazardous product” under section 8 of the CPSA, the product is being or will be distributed in commerce...

  4. 12 CFR 505.4 - Administrative appeal of initial determination to deny records.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ...., Washington, DC 20552. Appeals may also be sent by e-mail or facsimile to the e-mail address and facsimile... records. A designated official will make appellate determinations under 31 CFR 1.5(h) with respect to OTS records. Appeals by mail should be addressed to: FOIA Appeals, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC...

  5. Diminished pulmonary function in pectus excavatum: from denying the problem to finding the mechanism

    PubMed Central

    Obermeyer, Robert J.; Nuss, Donald

    2016-01-01

    Background Recently, technical improvement in the ability to measure lung function and the severity of chest deformity have enabled progress in understanding the mechanism of limitations of lung function in pectus excavatum. Methods After establishing that most patients with pectus excavatum do have symptoms of exercise intolerance, easy fatigability, and shortness of breath with exertion, lung function has been evaluated by a variety of methods in different centers. Spirometry, plethysmography, exercise testing, oculo electronic plethysmography, and imaging methods have been used to assess lung function in pectus excavatum and its response to surgery. Results Not all patients with pectus excavatum have subnormal static pulmonary function testing; some have above-average values. However, in more than 1500 adult and pediatric surgical patients with anatomically severe pectus excavatum at a single center, the bell curve of FVC, FEV1, and FEF 25-75 is shifted to significantly lower values in pectus excavatum. The curve is shifted to higher values after operation by approximately one standard deviation. Previous work has demonstrated that patients with more anatomically severe pectus excavatum are more likely to have diminished PFT’s. A mechanism for this effect is seen by oculo electronic plethysmography, which demonstrates that the depressed portion of the chest does not move on respiration. After Nuss procedure, the chest wall motion used to create suction to draw air into the lungs is indistinguishable from that of persons with a normal chest, and the intrathoracic volume is markedly increased. Conclusions Pectus excavatum is accompanied in most patients by diminished static pulmonary function. Correction by Nuss procedure results in improvement in chest wall motion; this improvement in the thoracic bellows action is accompanied by improvement in pulmonary function testing. PMID:27747180

  6. 30 CFR 250.529 - What if my casing pressure request is denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... ENFORCEMENT, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR OFFSHORE OIL AND GAS AND SULPHUR OPERATIONS IN THE OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF Oil and Gas Well-Completion Operations Casing Pressure Management § 250.529 What if my casing... submit plans for corrective action to the respective District Manager within 30 days of receiving...

  7. 30 CFR 250.530 - What if my casing pressure request is denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... OF THE INTERIOR OFFSHORE OIL AND GAS AND SULPHUR OPERATIONS IN THE OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF Oil and Gas Well-Completion Operations Casing Pressure Management § 250.530 What if my casing pressure request... plans for corrective action to the respective District Manager within 30 days of receiving the...

  8. 30 CFR 250.529 - What if my casing pressure request is denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... OF THE INTERIOR OFFSHORE OIL AND GAS AND SULPHUR OPERATIONS IN THE OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF Oil and Gas Well-Completion Operations Casing Pressure Management § 250.529 What if my casing pressure request... plans for corrective action to the respective District Manager within 30 days of receiving the...

  9. 30 CFR 250.530 - What if my casing pressure request is denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... OF THE INTERIOR OFFSHORE OIL AND GAS AND SULPHUR OPERATIONS IN THE OUTER CONTINENTAL SHELF Oil and Gas Well-Completion Operations Casing Pressure Management § 250.530 What if my casing pressure request... plans for corrective action to the respective District Manager within 30 days of receiving the...

  10. Can We Win the Brain Race with the Japanese? An Interview with Denis P. Doyle.

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    School Administrator, 1991

    1991-01-01

    Regarding Japanese students' high achievement levels, there are two important defining characteristics: high standards in all aspects of life and effort in problem solving. The idea of natural ability or talent is not very important. Ironically, Japanese colleges and universities are inadequate, despite rigorous qualifying examinations. (MLH)

  11. 13 CFR 123.13 - What happens if my loan application is denied?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... the authority to approve the requested loan; (2) The Director, DAPDC, refers the matter to the AA/DA; or (3) The AA/DA, upon a showing of special circumstances, requests that the Director, DAPDC,...

  12. 76 FR 77558 - 2002 Reopened-Previously Denied Determinations; Notice of Negative Determinations on...

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    2011-12-13

    ... Eagle-Gazette, Lancaster, OH TA-W-80,113; PSC Industrial Outsourcing LP, Kelso, WA TA-W-80,197; EMH Amherst Hospital, Amherst, OH TA-W-80,257; Liz Claiborne, Inc., West Chester, OH I hereby certify that the... of Trade Adjustment Assistance. BILLING CODE 4510-FN-P...

  13. 15 CFR 720.3 - Final decision on administrative action denying export privileges.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... Commerce and Foreign Trade (Continued) BUREAU OF INDUSTRY AND SECURITY, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE CHEMICAL... Administration Regulations (15 CFR parts 730 through 774). The initial decision and order will be served on each... of Industry and Security, for review of the initial decision and order. A petition for review must...

  14. 15 CFR 720.2 - Initiation of administrative action denying export privileges.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... and Foreign Trade (Continued) BUREAU OF INDUSTRY AND SECURITY, DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE CHEMICAL WEAPONS... (15 CFR parts 730 through 774), and provide that the person may request a hearing before...

  15. Constitutional Law--A State Statute which Denies an Education to Undocumented Aliens Is Unconstitutional.

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    Bernal, David V.

    1979-01-01

    Analyzes Article 5 of the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination and examines whether state parties have fulfilled their undertakings under Article 5. Journal availability: see EA 512 081. (Author/IRT)

  16. 36 CFR 1250.36 - When will NARA deny a FOIA request?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... invasion of personal privacy. 5 U.S.C. 552(b)(7) Records or information compiled for law enforcement... unwarranted invasion of personal privacy; (D) Could reasonably be expected to disclose the identity of a... lawful national security intelligence investigation, information furnished by a confidential source;...

  17. 14 CFR 250.9 - Written explanation of denied boarding compensation and boarding priorities.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... of air carrier), you are probably entitled to monetary compensation. This notice explains the airline... boarding against his or her will until airline personnel first ask for volunteers who will give up their reservation willingly, in exchange for a payment of the airline's choosing. If there are not enough...

  18. 77 FR 18305 - Agency Information Collection; Activity Under OMB Review; Report of Passengers Denied Confirmed...

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    2012-03-27

    ... that voluntarily or involuntarily give up their seats when the airline oversells the flight. Comments... Robinson, Office of Airline Information, RTS-42, Room E34, RITA, BTS, 1200 New Jersey Avenue...

  19. 78 FR 21711 - Proposed Information Collection (Regulation for Reconsideration of Denied Claims) Activity...

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    2013-04-11

    ...) at www.Regulations.gov ; or to Cynthia Harvey-Pryor, Veterans Health Administration (10B4), Department of Veterans Affairs, 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20420; or email: cynthia.harvey-pryor... period, comments may be viewed online through FDMS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Cynthia...

  20. Access Denied: Should Youth Access to the Internet Be Regulated? A Resource Guide for Teachers.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Parrini, Michelle

    Much of the current public discussion in the United States about the Internet and speech rights focuses on the array of materials (particularly sexually explicit materials) that are available on the Internet, the effect of exposure to them on youth development, and whether the material should be regulated. In exploring questions about youth access…

  1. 25 CFR 63.19 - When should an employer deny employment or dismiss an employee?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ... convicted of an offense involving a child victim, a sex crime, or a drug felony. ... GOVERNMENT INDIAN CHILD PROTECTION AND FAMILY VIOLENCE PREVENTION Minimum Standards of Character and... violence, sexual assault, sexual molestation, child exploitation, sexual contact, prostitution, or...

  2. 25 CFR 63.19 - When should an employer deny employment or dismiss an employee?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-04-01

    ... convicted of an offense involving a child victim, a sex crime, or a drug felony. ... GOVERNMENT INDIAN CHILD PROTECTION AND FAMILY VIOLENCE PREVENTION Minimum Standards of Character and... violence, sexual assault, sexual molestation, child exploitation, sexual contact, prostitution, or...

  3. Deny-by-Default Distributed Security Policy Enforcement in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

    Alicherry, Mansoor; Keromytis, Angelos D.; Stavrou, Angelos

    Mobile Ad-hoc Networks (MANETs) are increasingly employed in tactical military and civil rapid-deployment networks, including emergency rescue operations and ad hoc disaster-relief networks. However, this flexibility of MANETs comes at a price, when compared to wired and base station-based wireless networks: MANETs are susceptible to both insider and outsider attacks. This is mainly because of the lack of a well-defined defense perimeter preventing the effective use of wired defenses including firewalls and intrusion detection systems.

  4. 78 FR 42387 - Draft Guidance for Industry on Circumstances That Constitute Delaying, Denying, Limiting, or...

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    2013-07-15

    ... Drug Inspection.'' The Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act (FDASIA) added a new.... 78, No. 135 / Monday, July 15, 2013 / Notices#0;#0; ] DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration Draft Guidance for Industry on Circumstances That Constitute Delaying,...

  5. 77 FR 33808 - Agency Information Collection; Activity Under OMB Review: Report of Passengers Denied Confirmed...

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    2012-06-07

    ... comments on the following collection of information was published on March 27, 2012 (77 FR 18305). There....ost.dot.gov/reports/index.htm . The Air Travel Consumer Report is also sent to newspapers,...

  6. 76 FR 49318 - Import Tolerances; Order Denying ABC's Petition to Revoke Import Tolerances for Various Pesticides

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    2011-08-10

    ... not limited to those engaged in the following activities: Crop production (North American Industrial... workers; farmers. Animal production (NAICS code 112), e.g., cattle ranchers and farmers, dairy cattle... Cosmetic Act (FFDCA), 21 U.S.C. 346a, for the following pesticides: cadusafos (banana);...

  7. 75 FR 16788 - Proposed Determination To Prohibit, Restrict, or Deny the Specification, or the Use for...

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    2010-04-02

    ... operation, forests on the mined site are cleared and stripped of topsoil, and explosives are used to break... landuse in the Spruce Fork watershed is forest. Other important landuse types include urban/residential... of the ] land cover will continue to increase in the Headwaters Spruce Fork sub- watershed and...

  8. Investigation delayed is justice denied: proposals for expediting forensic examinations of digital evidence.

    PubMed

    Casey, Eoghan; Ferraro, Monique; Nguyen, Lam

    2009-11-01

    There is an urgent need to reduce the growing backlog of forensic examinations in Digital Forensics Laboratories (DFLs). Currently, DFLs routinely create forensic duplicates and perform in-depth forensic examinations of all submitted media. This approach is rapidly becoming untenable as more cases involve increasing quantities of digital evidence. A more efficient and effective three-tiered strategy for performing forensic examinations will enable DFLs to produce useful results in a timely manner at different phases of an investigation, and will reduce unnecessary expenditure of resources on less serious matters. The three levels of forensic examination are described along with practical examples and suitable tools. Realizing that this is not simply a technical problem, we address the need to update training and establish thresholds in DFLs. Threshold considerations include the likelihood of missing exculpatory evidence and seriousness of the offense. We conclude with the implications of scaling forensic examinations to the investigation.

  9. The Digital Divide through the Lens of Critical Race Theory: The Digitally Denied

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Hollins, Stacy Gee

    2015-01-01

    The purpose of this qualitative research study was to examine African American community college students' availability to technological resources and how that availability affects their success. In this study, technological resources include access to the internet, software, hardware, technology training, technology support, and community…

  10. Legacy denied: African American gay men, AIDS, and the black church.

    PubMed

    Miller, Robert L

    2007-01-01

    This qualitative study explores the religious development and spiritual formation of African American gay men living with AIDS. In response to an in-depth interviewing approach, 10 men described their experiences of church participation. The participants' data reveal their religious initiation and participation as well as their need to extinguish their affiliation with the black church as a result of religiously sanctioned homophobia, heterosexism, and AIDS phobia. The article also explores the conundrum of an African American religious organization engaging in oppression despite its historic role of supporting liberation and opposing discrimination.

  11. Legacy Denied: African American Gay Men, AIDS, and the Black Church

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Miller, Robert L., Jr.

    2007-01-01

    This qualitative study explores the religious development and spiritual formation of African American gay men living with AIDS. In response to an in-depth interviewing approach, 10 men described their experiences of church participation. The participants' data reveal their religious initiation and participation as well as their need to extinguish…

  12. [DSM-5: a diagnosis and a drug should not be denied to anyone].

    PubMed

    Nonino, Francesco; Magrini, Nicola

    2014-02-01

    In May 2013 the American Psychiatric Association approved the 5th revised edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), that since 1958 has been a reference document for the classification of psychiatric conditions. Even before its publication the DSM-5 has raised a controversy widely covered by media, the strongest argument of its critics being the fact that DSM-5 favors the medicalization of conditions that belong to ordinary human experiences. Using DSM-5 as a diagnostic tool in clinical practice may favor over-diagnosis and over-treatment, for example by labeling many healthy people experiencing forgetfulness as affected by "cognitive impairment", while grieving after the death of a loved one may be diagnosed as a "major depressive disorder". Moreover, the scientific integrity of the committee that produced the DSM-5 has been questioned, arguing that the tendency to expand the boundaries of mental illness may have been driven by financial and intellectual conflicts of interest and by ties with drug companies of some of its members. PMID:24625908

  13. 12 CFR 505.4 - Administrative appeal of initial determination to deny records.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ...., Washington, DC 20552. Appeals may also be sent by e-mail or facsimile to the e-mail address and facsimile... records. A designated official will make appellate determinations under 31 CFR 1.5(h) with respect to OTS records. Appeals by mail should be addressed to: FOIA Appeals, 1700 G Street, NW., Washington, DC...

  14. 75 FR 67086 - Sabine Pass Liquefaction, LLC; Opinion and Order Denying Request for Review Under Section 3(c) of...

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    2010-11-01

    ... Natural Gas Act AGENCY: Office of Fossil Energy, DOE. ACTION: Notice of order. SUMMARY: The Office of Fossil Energy (FE) of the Department of Energy (DOE) gives notice that on October 21, 2010, it issued an.../programs/gasregulation/index.html . Issued in Washington, DC, on October 26, 2010. John A....

  15. 28 CFR 58.17 - Procedures for denying an application or removing an agency from the approved list, and the...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... credit counseling agency. (b) No administrative review will be granted to any applicant that submitted an... supplemented by, an interim directive, which may immediately remove an agency from the approved list. Such an interim directive may be issued if one or more of the following are specifically found: (1) The agency...

  16. "You Can't Vote--You're Mentally Incompetent": Denying Democracy to People with Severe Disabilities

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Agran, Martin; Hughes, Carolyn

    2013-01-01

    Voting represents, arguably, the most important right and responsibility of a citizen in a democracy. Nevertheless, few adults are with an intellectual or developmental disability vote, and few are provided systematic instruction on voting or how to participate in the political process. Regrettably, 44 states have disenfranchisement provisions…

  17. 32 CFR 1636.8 - Considerations relevant to granting or denying a claim for classification as a conscientious...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    .... (c) The board should be convinced that the registrant's personal history since the crystallization of... objection is not solely a matter of expediency. A recent crystallization of beliefs does not in itself... sincerity. If the registrant claims a recent crystallization of beliefs, his claim should be supported...

  18. 32 CFR 1636.8 - Considerations relevant to granting or denying a claim for classification as a conscientious...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    .... (c) The board should be convinced that the registrant's personal history since the crystallization of... objection is not solely a matter of expediency. A recent crystallization of beliefs does not in itself... sincerity. If the registrant claims a recent crystallization of beliefs, his claim should be supported...

  19. 32 CFR 1636.8 - Considerations relevant to granting or denying a claim for classification as a conscientious...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    .... (c) The board should be convinced that the registrant's personal history since the crystallization of... objection is not solely a matter of expediency. A recent crystallization of beliefs does not in itself... sincerity. If the registrant claims a recent crystallization of beliefs, his claim should be supported...

  20. 32 CFR 1636.8 - Considerations relevant to granting or denying a claim for classification as a conscientious...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    .... (c) The board should be convinced that the registrant's personal history since the crystallization of... objection is not solely a matter of expediency. A recent crystallization of beliefs does not in itself... sincerity. If the registrant claims a recent crystallization of beliefs, his claim should be supported...

  1. 32 CFR 1636.8 - Considerations relevant to granting or denying a claim for classification as a conscientious...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    .... (c) The board should be convinced that the registrant's personal history since the crystallization of... objection is not solely a matter of expediency. A recent crystallization of beliefs does not in itself... sincerity. If the registrant claims a recent crystallization of beliefs, his claim should be supported...

  2. 30 CFR 204.6 - May I appeal if MMS denies my request for prepayment or other relief?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... prepayment or other relief? 204.6 Section 204.6 Mineral Resources MINERALS MANAGEMENT SERVICE, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR MINERALS REVENUE MANAGEMENT ALTERNATIVES FOR MARGINAL PROPERTIES General Provisions § 204... under 30 CFR part 290....

  3. Trauma-Informed or Trauma-Denied: Principles and Implementation of Trauma-Informed Services for Women

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    Elliott, Denise E.; Bjelajac, Paula; Fallot, Roger D.; Markoff, Laurie S.; Reed, Beth Glover

    2005-01-01

    In this article, we attempt to bridge the gap between practice (service delivery) and philosophy (trauma theory, empowerment, and relational theory). Specifically, we identify 10 principles that define trauma-informed service, discuss the need for this type of service, and give some characteristics of trauma-informed services in eight different…

  4. 76 FR 12023 - Action Affecting Export Privileges; William Chi-Wai Tsu And Cheerway Corporation; Order Denying...

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    2011-03-04

    ... of the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2778).'' 15 CFR 766.25(a); see also Section 11(h) of the... that of August 12, 2010 (75 FR 50681, August 16, 2010), has continued the Regulations in effect under... ordering, buying, receiving, using, selling, delivering, storing, disposing of, forwarding,...

  5. 76 FR 54198 - Mahan Airways, Et al.; Order Renewing Order Temporarily Denying Export Privileges and Also Making...

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    2011-08-31

    ... February 25, 2011 Order was published in the Federal Register on March 7, 2011. See 76 FR 112318. Kerman... Privileges and Also Making that Temporary Denial of Export Privileges Applicable co Additional Related... August 19, 2011, respectively, opposing his addition to the TDO. In addition, after making his...

  6. 75 FR 25228 - Energy Conservation Program for Consumer Products: Decision and Order Denying a Waiver to PB Heat...

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    2010-05-07

    ... inaccurate comparative data]. 71 FR 46460, 46463 (August 14, 2006). In its petition, PB requested that in... Federal Energy Bill of 2005.'' 71 FR 46460, 46464 (August 14, 2006). 2. Factors To Consider in Granting or... with the ratings of other oil-fired boilers. 71 FR 46460, 46461 (August 14, 2006). Discussion...

  7. Multilingualism from a Lifespan Perspective: Case Studies from a Language Workshop for Spanish Seniors in Saint-Denis, France

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    Divita, David

    2014-01-01

    In socio- and applied linguistic research, age tends to be accounted for as fixed, biographical information, and individuals in later life have rarely been considered more than marginally. In this paper, I attempt to address this oversight by presenting data from multilingual subjects over the age of 65 as they take part in a language and literacy…

  8. 8 CFR 322.5 - What happens if the application is approved or denied by the Service?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... of allegiance prescribed in 8 CFR part 337, unless the oath is waived, the Service will issue a... reasons for denial and advised of the right to appeal in accordance with the provisions of 8 CFR 103.3(a... reopening or reconsideration in accordance with 8 CFR 103.5. The motion shall be accompanied by the...

  9. 17 CFR 3.60 - Procedure to deny, condition, suspend, revoke or place restrictions upon registration pursuant to...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-04-01

    ... a challenge shall include evidence as to: (i) The applicant's or registrant's identity, (ii) The...; and (C) Such person is not barred from service on self-regulatory organization governing boards or... include the identity and a summary of the expected testimony of each witness whom the Division intends...

  10. 17 CFR 3.60 - Procedure to deny, condition, suspend, revoke or place restrictions upon registration pursuant to...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-04-01

    ... a challenge shall include evidence as to: (i) The applicant's or registrant's identity, (ii) The...; and (C) Such person is not barred from service on self-regulatory organization governing boards or... include the identity and a summary of the expected testimony of each witness whom the Division intends...

  11. 17 CFR 3.60 - Procedure to deny, condition, suspend, revoke or place restrictions upon registration pursuant to...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-04-01

    ... a challenge shall include evidence as to: (i) The applicant's or registrant's identity, (ii) The...; and (C) Such person is not barred from service on self-regulatory organization governing boards or... include the identity and a summary of the expected testimony of each witness whom the Division intends...

  12. 32 CFR 1645.6 - Considerations relevant to granting or denying a claim for Class 4-D.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... Defense SELECTIVE SERVICE SYSTEM CLASSIFICATION OF MINISTERS OF RELIGION § 1645.6 Considerations relevant... registrant is requesting classification in Class 4-D because he is a regular minister of religion or because he is a duly ordained minister of religion. (b) If the registrant claims to be a duly...

  13. 28 CFR 58.36 - Procedures for obtaining final provider action on United States Trustees' decisions to deny...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... provider by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day. (f) Except as provided in paragraph (h... materials, to the Office of the Director by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day. To be... copy of this response to the provider by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day. (k)...

  14. 28 CFR 58.17 - Procedures for denying an application or removing an agency from the approved list, and the...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... documents and materials, to the Director by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day, and must... communications shall be provided with the notice. The notice shall be sent to the agency by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day. (d) The notice shall advise the agency that the decision is...

  15. 28 CFR 58.27 - Procedures for denying an application or removing a provider from the approved list, and the...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... the provider by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day. (d) The notice shall advise the... courier, for delivery the next business day, and must be received by the Director within 20 calendar days... provider's position as an approved provider; (4) Revocation of the provider's license to do business in...

  16. 28 CFR 58.24 - Procedures for obtaining final agency action on United States Trustees' decisions to deny...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... or revoked the agency's license to do business in any jurisdiction; or (5) Any United States district... States Trustee by the agency. The notice shall be sent to the agency by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day. (g) Except as provided in paragraph (i) of this section, the notice...

  17. 28 CFR 58.24 - Procedures for obtaining final agency action on United States Trustees' decisions to deny...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... or revoked the agency's license to do business in any jurisdiction; or (5) Any United States district... States Trustee by the agency. The notice shall be sent to the agency by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day. (g) Except as provided in paragraph (i) of this section, the notice...

  18. 28 CFR 58.27 - Procedures for denying an application or removing a provider from the approved list, and the...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... the provider by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day. (d) The notice shall advise the... courier, for delivery the next business day, and must be received by the Director within 20 calendar days... provider's position as an approved provider; (4) Revocation of the provider's license to do business in...

  19. Reproductive rights denied: the Hyde Amendment and access to abortion for Native American women using Indian health service facilities.

    PubMed

    Arnold, Shaye Beverly

    2014-10-01

    Restrictions on the use of federal funds to provide abortions have limited the access to abortion services for Native American women receiving care at Indian Health Service facilities. Current data suggest that the vast majority of Indian Health Service facilities are unequipped to provide abortions under any circumstances. Native American women experience disproportionately high rates of sexual assault and unintended pregnancy. Hyde Amendment restrictions systematically infringe on the reproductive rights of Native American women and present a pressing public health policy concern. PMID:25122025

  20. 76 FR 41757 - Mahan Airways, et al.; Modification of Temporary Denial Order To Add Zarand Aviation as a Denied...

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    2011-07-15

    ...: \\1\\ The February 25, 2011 Order was published in the Federal Register on March 7, 2011. See 76 FR..., Tehran, Iran; Zarand Aviation, a/k/a GIE Zarand Aviation, 42 Avenue Montaigne, 75008 Paris, France; and 112 Avenue Kleber, 75116 Paris, France; Gatewick LLC, a/k/a Gatewick Freight & Cargo Services,...

  1. Reproductive rights denied: the Hyde Amendment and access to abortion for Native American women using Indian health service facilities.

    PubMed

    Arnold, Shaye Beverly

    2014-10-01

    Restrictions on the use of federal funds to provide abortions have limited the access to abortion services for Native American women receiving care at Indian Health Service facilities. Current data suggest that the vast majority of Indian Health Service facilities are unequipped to provide abortions under any circumstances. Native American women experience disproportionately high rates of sexual assault and unintended pregnancy. Hyde Amendment restrictions systematically infringe on the reproductive rights of Native American women and present a pressing public health policy concern.

  2. 17 CFR 3.60 - Procedure to deny, condition, suspend, revoke or place restrictions upon registration pursuant to...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-04-01

    ... basis of the statutory disqualification set forth in the notice or show cause why, notwithstanding the... service on self-regulatory organization governing boards or committees based on disciplinary history in... any harm arising from the applicant's or registrant's future wrongdoing, including proposed...

  3. 32 CFR 1645.6 - Considerations relevant to granting or denying a claim for Class 4-D.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... Defense SELECTIVE SERVICE SYSTEM CLASSIFICATION OF MINISTERS OF RELIGION § 1645.6 Considerations relevant... registrant is requesting classification in Class 4-D because he is a regular minister of religion or because he is a duly ordained minister of religion. (b) If the registrant claims to be a duly...

  4. 32 CFR 1645.6 - Considerations relevant to granting or denying a claim for Class 4-D.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... Defense SELECTIVE SERVICE SYSTEM CLASSIFICATION OF MINISTERS OF RELIGION § 1645.6 Considerations relevant... registrant is requesting classification in Class 4-D because he is a regular minister of religion or because he is a duly ordained minister of religion. (b) If the registrant claims to be a duly...

  5. 32 CFR 1645.6 - Considerations relevant to granting or denying a claim for Class 4-D.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... Defense SELECTIVE SERVICE SYSTEM CLASSIFICATION OF MINISTERS OF RELIGION § 1645.6 Considerations relevant... registrant is requesting classification in Class 4-D because he is a regular minister of religion or because he is a duly ordained minister of religion. (b) If the registrant claims to be a duly...

  6. 32 CFR 1645.6 - Considerations relevant to granting or denying a claim for Class 4-D.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... Defense SELECTIVE SERVICE SYSTEM CLASSIFICATION OF MINISTERS OF RELIGION § 1645.6 Considerations relevant... registrant is requesting classification in Class 4-D because he is a regular minister of religion or because he is a duly ordained minister of religion. (b) If the registrant claims to be a duly...

  7. 76 FR 3421 - Sulfuryl Fluoride; Proposed Order Granting Objections to Tolerances and Denying Request for a Stay

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2011-01-19

    ... to tolerances established for sulfuryl fluoride and fluoride in 2004 (69 FR 3240, January 23, 2004) (FRL-7342-1) and 2005 (70 FR 40899, July 15, 2005) (FRL-7723-7) under FFDCA section 408 (21 U.S.C. 346a...) concerning the risk of fluoride. (71 FR 38125, July 5, 2006) (FRL-8075-6). After reviewing the objections...

  8. 75 FR 14094 - Order to Deny Petitions for Reconsideration of MVDDS Technical and Licensing Rules in the 12 GHz...

    Federal Register 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

    2010-03-24

    ... Docket No. 98-206, FCC 03-97, at 68 FR 43942. This published item stated that the Commission will publish... Memorandum Opinion and Order. DATES: The amendments to Sec. 25.146 published at 68 FR 43946, July 25, 2003... Sec. 25.146 published at 68 FR 43942, July 25, 2003 is effective on the date of publication of...

  9. No Silver Medal for Nobel Prize Contenders: Why Anesthesia Pioneers Were Nominated for but Denied the Award.

    PubMed

    Hansson, Nils; Fangerau, Heiner; Tuffs, Annette; Polianski, Igor J

    2016-07-01

    Taking the examples of the pioneers Carl Ludwig Schleich, Carl Koller, and Heinrich Braun, this article provides a first exploratory account of the history of anesthesiology and the Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine. Besides the files collected at the Nobel Archive in Sweden, which are presented here for the first time, this article is based on medical literature of the early 20th century. Using Nobel Prize nominations and Nobel committee reports as points of departure, the authors discuss why no anesthesia pioneer has received this coveted trophy. These documents offer a new perspective to explore and to better understand aspects of the history of anesthesiology in the first half of the 20th century. PMID:26982509

  10. Reproductive Rights Denied: The Hyde Amendment and Access to Abortion for Native American Women Using Indian Health Service Facilities

    PubMed Central

    2014-01-01

    Restrictions on the use of federal funds to provide abortions have limited the access to abortion services for Native American women receiving care at Indian Health Service facilities. Current data suggest that the vast majority of Indian Health Service facilities are unequipped to provide abortions under any circumstances. Native American women experience disproportionately high rates of sexual assault and unintended pregnancy. Hyde Amendment restrictions systematically infringe on the reproductive rights of Native American women and present a pressing public health policy concern. PMID:25122025

  11. 40 CFR 270.190 - May the decision to approve or deny a modification, revocation and reissuance, or termination of...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... modification, revocation and reissuance, or termination of my RAP be administratively appealed? 270.190 Section...) EPA ADMINISTERED PERMIT PROGRAMS: THE HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) How May My Rap Be Modified, Revoked and Reissued, Or Terminated? § 270.190 May the decision to approve...

  12. 40 CFR 270.190 - May the decision to approve or deny a modification, revocation and reissuance, or termination of...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-07-01

    ... modification, revocation and reissuance, or termination of my RAP be administratively appealed? 270.190 Section...) EPA ADMINISTERED PERMIT PROGRAMS: THE HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) How May My Rap Be Modified, Revoked and Reissued, Or Terminated? § 270.190 May the decision to approve...

  13. 40 CFR 270.190 - May the decision to approve or deny a modification, revocation and reissuance, or termination of...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... modification, revocation and reissuance, or termination of my RAP be administratively appealed? 270.190 Section...) EPA ADMINISTERED PERMIT PROGRAMS: THE HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) How May My Rap Be Modified, Revoked and Reissued, Or Terminated? § 270.190 May the decision to approve...

  14. 40 CFR 270.190 - May the decision to approve or deny a modification, revocation and reissuance, or termination of...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-07-01

    ... modification, revocation and reissuance, or termination of my RAP be administratively appealed? 270.190 Section...) EPA ADMINISTERED PERMIT PROGRAMS: THE HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) How May My Rap Be Modified, Revoked and Reissued, Or Terminated? § 270.190 May the decision to approve...

  15. 40 CFR 270.190 - May the decision to approve or deny a modification, revocation and reissuance, or termination of...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-07-01

    ... modification, revocation and reissuance, or termination of my RAP be administratively appealed? 270.190 Section...) EPA ADMINISTERED PERMIT PROGRAMS: THE HAZARDOUS WASTE PERMIT PROGRAM Remedial Action Plans (RAPs) How May My Rap Be Modified, Revoked and Reissued, Or Terminated? § 270.190 May the decision to approve...

  16. 28 CFR 58.36 - Procedures for obtaining final provider action on United States Trustees' decisions to deny...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-07-01

    ... providers from the approved list. 58.36 Section 58.36 Judicial Administration DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE (CONTINUED) REGULATIONS RELATING TO THE BANKRUPTCY REFORM ACTS OF 1978 AND 1994 § 58.36 Procedures for... provider by overnight courier, for delivery the next business day. (f) Except as provided in paragraph...

  17. No Silver Medal for Nobel Prize Contenders: Why Anesthesia Pioneers Were Nominated for but Denied the Award.

    PubMed

    Hansson, Nils; Fangerau, Heiner; Tuffs, Annette; Polianski, Igor J

    2016-07-01

    Taking the examples of the pioneers Carl Ludwig Schleich, Carl Koller, and Heinrich Braun, this article provides a first exploratory account of the history of anesthesiology and the Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine. Besides the files collected at the Nobel Archive in Sweden, which are presented here for the first time, this article is based on medical literature of the early 20th century. Using Nobel Prize nominations and Nobel committee reports as points of departure, the authors discuss why no anesthesia pioneer has received this coveted trophy. These documents offer a new perspective to explore and to better understand aspects of the history of anesthesiology in the first half of the 20th century.

  18. De'ni:s nisa'sgao'de?: Haudenosaunee Clans and the Reconstruction of Traditional Haudenosaunee Identity, Citizenship, and Nationhood

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    McCarthy, Theresa

    2010-01-01

    Among the Haudenosaunee, the clan system is an ancient tradition of matrilineal descent that has maintained the social, political, economic, and spiritual cohesion of the people for centuries. Following the American Revolution and the relocation of large numbers of Haudenosaunee people from America's traditional homelands in what is now New York…

  19. 75 FR 22436 - Notice With Respect to List of Countries Denying Fair Market Opportunities for Government-Funded...

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    2010-04-28

    ... Government-Funded Airport Construction Projects AGENCY: Office of the United States Trade Representative..., suppliers or bidders of the United States in airport construction projects. DATES: Effective Date: Date of.... products, suppliers, or bidders in foreign government-funded airport construction projects....

  20. 77 FR 23791 - Notice With Respect to List of Countries Denying Fair Market Opportunities for Government-Funded...

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    2012-04-20

    ... Government-Funded Airport Construction Projects AGENCY: Office of the United States Trade Representative... government-funded airport construction projects. DATES: Effective Date: Date of Publication. FOR FURTHER... connection with airport construction projects of $500,000 or more that are funded in whole or in part by...

  1. 76 FR 24082 - Notice With Respect to List of Countries Denying Fair Market Opportunities for Government-Funded...

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    2011-04-29

    ... for Government-Funded Airport Construction Projects AGENCY: Office of the United States Trade... foreign government-funded airport construction projects. DATES: Effective Date: Date of publication. FOR..., suppliers, or bidders in connection with airport construction projects of $500,000 or more that are...

  2. 78 FR 25337 - Notice With Respect to List of Countries Denying Fair Market Opportunities for Government-Funded...

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    2013-04-30

    ... Government-Funded Airport Construction Projects AGENCY: Office of the United States Trade Representative... government-funded airport construction projects. DATES: Effective Date: Date of Publication. FOR FURTHER... in connection with airport construction projects of $500,000 or more that are funded in whole or...

  3. 28 CFR 511.17 - When a non-inmate will be denied entry to or required to leave a Bureau facility or Bureau grounds.

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-07-01

    ... Administration BUREAU OF PRISONS, DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE GENERAL MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION GENERAL MANAGEMENT... public. “Reasonable suspicion,” for this purpose, may be based on the results of a search conducted...

  4. Gay Books in the Public Library: Responsibility Fulfilled or Access Denied? How 19 Large Urban American and Canadian Library Systems Compare in Service to Their Communities.

    ERIC Educational Resources Information Center

    Spence, Alex

    The catalogs of 19 large urban public lending library systems (10 American and 9 Canadian) were examined to determine the extent of their holdings of 222 gay-related titles. The populations of the libraries' service areas ranged from about 100,000 to three million. The title lists comprised classic and contemporary works taken from standard lists…

  5. Performance analysis on carrier phase-based tightly-coupled GPS/BDS/INS integration in GNSS degraded and denied environments.

    PubMed

    Han, Houzeng; Wang, Jian; Wang, Jinling; Tan, Xinglong

    2015-04-14

    The integration of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) carrier phases with Inertial Navigation System (INS) measurements is essential to provide accurate and continuous position, velocity and attitude information, however it is necessary to fix ambiguities rapidly and reliably to obtain high accuracy navigation solutions. In this paper, we present the notion of combining the Global Positioning System (GPS), the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) and low-cost micro-electro-mechanical sensors (MEMS) inertial systems for reliable navigation. An adaptive multipath factor-based tightly-coupled (TC) GPS/BDS/INS integration algorithm is presented and the overall performance of the integrated system is illustrated. A twenty seven states TC GPS/BDS/INS model is adopted with an extended Kalman filter (EKF), which is carried out by directly fusing ambiguity fixed double-difference (DD) carrier phase measurements with the INS predicted pseudoranges to estimate the error states. The INS-aided integer ambiguity resolution (AR) strategy is developed by using a dynamic model, a two-step estimation procedure is applied with adaptively estimated covariance matrix to further improve the AR performance. A field vehicular test was carried out to demonstrate the positioning performance of the combined system. The results show the TC GPS/BDS/INS system significantly improves the single-epoch AR reliability as compared to that of GPS/BDS-only or single satellite navigation system integrated strategy, especially for high cut-off elevations. The AR performance is also significantly improved for the combined system with adaptive covariance matrix in the presence of low elevation multipath related to the GNSS-only case. A total of fifteen simulated outage tests also show that the time to relock of the GPS/BDS signals is shortened, which improves the system availability. The results also indicate that TC integration system achieves a few centimeters accuracy in positioning based on the comparison analysis and covariance analysis, even in harsh environments (e.g., in urban canyons), thus we can see the advantage of positioning at high cut-off elevations that the combined GPS/BDS brings.

  6. Capitals diminished, denied, mustered and deployed. A qualitative longitudinal study of women's four year trajectories after acute health crisis, Burkina Faso

    PubMed Central

    Murray, Susan F.; Akoum, Mélanie S.; Storeng, Katerini T.

    2012-01-01

    Accumulating evidence indicates that health crises can play a key role in precipitating or exacerbating poverty. For women of reproductive age in low-income countries, the complications of pregnancy are a common cause of acute health crisis, yet investigation of longer-term dynamics set in motion by such events, and their interactions with other aspects of social life, is rare. This article presents findings from longitudinal qualitative research conducted in Burkina Faso over 2004–2010. Guided by an analytic focus on patterns of continuity and change, and drawing on recent discussions on the notion of ‘resilience’, and the concepts of ‘social capital’ and ‘bodily capital’, we explore the trajectories of 16 women in the aftermath of costly acute healthcare episodes. The synthesis of case studies shows that, in conditions of structural inequity and great insecurity, an individual's social capital ebbs and flow over time, resulting in a trajectory of multiple adaptations. Women's capacity to harness or exploit bodily capital in its various forms (beauty, youthfulness, physical strength, fertility) to some extent determines their ability to confront and overcome adversities. With this, they are able to further mobilise social capital without incurring excessive debt, or to access and accumulate significant new social capital. Temporary self-displacement, often to the parental home, is also used as a weapon of negotiation in intra-household conflict and to remind others of the value of one's productive and domestic labour. Conversely, diminished bodily capital due to the physiological impact of an obstetric event or its complications can lead to reduced opportunities, and to further disadvantage. PMID:23063215

  7. 15 CFR Appendix B to Part 4 - Officials Authorized To Deny Requests for Records Under the Freedom of Information Act, and...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2013 CFR

    2013-01-01

    ... North Africa Deputy Assistant Secretary for Europe Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Western Hemisphere Deputy Assistant Secretary for Asia and the Pacific Deputy Assistant Secretary for Africa Director... Director, Office of the Middle East and North Africa Director, Office of European Union and...

  8. 15 CFR Appendix B to Part 4 - Officials Authorized To Deny Requests for Records Under the Freedom of Information Act, and...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-01-01

    ... North Africa Deputy Assistant Secretary for Europe Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Western Hemisphere Deputy Assistant Secretary for Asia and the Pacific Deputy Assistant Secretary for Africa Director... Director, Office of the Middle East and North Africa Director, Office of European Union and...

  9. 15 CFR Appendix B to Part 4 - Officials Authorized To Deny Requests for Records Under the Freedom of Information Act, and...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2011 CFR

    2011-01-01

    ... the Middle East and North Africa Deputy Assistant Secretary for Europe Deputy Assistant Secretary for... for Africa Director, Office of Policy Coordination Director, Office of Multilateral Affairs Director, Trade Compliance Center Director, Office of the Middle East and North Africa Director, Office...

  10. 15 CFR Appendix B to Part 4 - Officials Authorized To Deny Requests for Records Under the Freedom of Information Act, and...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2012 CFR

    2012-01-01

    ... North Africa Deputy Assistant Secretary for Europe Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Western Hemisphere Deputy Assistant Secretary for Asia and the Pacific Deputy Assistant Secretary for Africa Director... Director, Office of the Middle East and North Africa Director, Office of European Union and...

  11. 15 CFR Appendix B to Part 4 - Officials Authorized To Deny Requests for Records Under the Freedom of Information Act, and...

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2010 CFR

    2010-01-01

    ... Administration Director, Office of Planning, Evaluation and Management Assistant Secretary for Export Administration Deputy Assistant Secretary for Export Administration Director, Office of Strategic Industries and... Strategic Trade and Foreign Policy Controls Director, Office of Exporter Services Assistant Secretary...

  12. Performance Analysis on Carrier Phase-Based Tightly-Coupled GPS/BDS/INS Integration in GNSS Degraded and Denied Environments

    PubMed Central

    Han, Houzeng; Wang, Jian; Wang, Jinling; Tan, Xinglong

    2015-01-01

    The integration of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) carrier phases with Inertial Navigation System (INS) measurements is essential to provide accurate and continuous position, velocity and attitude information, however it is necessary to fix ambiguities rapidly and reliably to obtain high accuracy navigation solutions. In this paper, we present the notion of combining the Global Positioning System (GPS), the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) and low-cost micro-electro-mechanical sensors (MEMS) inertial systems for reliable navigation. An adaptive multipath factor-based tightly-coupled (TC) GPS/BDS/INS integration algorithm is presented and the overall performance of the integrated system is illustrated. A twenty seven states TC GPS/BDS/INS model is adopted with an extended Kalman filter (EKF), which is carried out by directly fusing ambiguity fixed double-difference (DD) carrier phase measurements with the INS predicted pseudoranges to estimate the error states. The INS-aided integer ambiguity resolution (AR) strategy is developed by using a dynamic model, a two-step estimation procedure is applied with adaptively estimated covariance matrix to further improve the AR performance. A field vehicular test was carried out to demonstrate the positioning performance of the combined system. The results show the TC GPS/BDS/INS system significantly improves the single-epoch AR reliability as compared to that of GPS/BDS-only or single satellite navigation system integrated strategy, especially for high cut-off elevations. The AR performance is also significantly improved for the combined system with adaptive covariance matrix in the presence of low elevation multipath related to the GNSS-only case. A total of fifteen simulated outage tests also show that the time to relock of the GPS/BDS signals is shortened, which improves the system availability. The results also indicate that TC integration system achieves a few centimeters accuracy in positioning based on the comparison analysis and covariance analysis, even in harsh environments (e.g., in urban canyons), thus we can see the advantage of positioning at high cut-off elevations that the combined GPS/BDS brings. PMID:25875191

  13. 43 CFR 2884.24 - What fees do I owe if BLM denies my application or if I withdraw my application?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-10-01

    ... Relating to Public Lands (Continued) BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR LAND RESOURCE MANAGEMENT (2000) RIGHTS-OF-WAY UNDER THE MINERAL LEASING ACT Applying for MLA Grants or TUPs § 2884.24 What... a grant or TUP. If you do so, you are liable for all actual processing costs the United States...

  14. 43 CFR 2804.27 - What fees do I owe if BLM denies my application or if I withdraw my application?

    Code of Federal Regulations, 2014 CFR

    2014-10-01

    ... MANAGEMENT (2000) RIGHTS-OF-WAY UNDER THE FEDERAL LAND POLICY MANAGEMENT ACT Applying for FLPMA Grants § 2804... the United States incurred in processing it. The money you have not paid is due within 30 calendar... BLM issues a grant. If you do so, you are liable for all reasonable processing costs the United...

  15. 42 CFR 414.5 - Hospital services paid under Medicare Part B when a Part A hospital inpatient claim is denied...

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    ... described in § 419.21(a) of this chapter that do not require an outpatient status. (2) Physical therapy services, speech-language pathology services, and occupational therapy services. (3) Ambulance services,...

  16. 42 CFR 414.5 - Hospital services paid under Medicare Part B when a Part A hospital inpatient claim is denied...

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    2013-10-01

    ... described in § 419.21(a) of this chapter that do not require an outpatient status. (2) Physical therapy services, speech-language pathology services, and occupational therapy services. (3) Ambulance services,...

  17. 78 FR 16650 - In the Matter of: Dan Tran Dang, 1010 W. Moore Street, Santa Ana, CA 92707; Order Denying Export...

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    ... by successive Presidential Notices, the most recent being that of August 15, 2012 (77 FR 49699... Bureau of Industry and Security In the Matter of: Dan Tran Dang, 1010 W. Moore Street, Santa Ana, CA... address at: 1010 W. Moore Street, Santa Ana, CA 92707, and when acting for or on behalf of Dang,...

  18. Denying Loan Access: The Student-Level Consequences When Community Colleges Opt out of the Stafford Loan Program. A CAPSEE Working Paper

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    Wiederspan, Mark

    2015-01-01

    The degree to which students are able to make adequate repayments on their student loans and avoid default is of special concern for colleges. If too many former students go into default, the college will face sanctions by the federal government and lose eligibility to provide currently enrolled students federal financial aid, such as the Pell…

  19. Capitals diminished, denied, mustered and deployed. A qualitative longitudinal study of women's four year trajectories after acute health crisis, Burkina Faso.

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    Murray, Susan F; Akoum, Mélanie S; Storeng, Katerini T

    2012-12-01

    Accumulating evidence indicates that health crises can play a key role in precipitating or exacerbating poverty. For women of reproductive age in low-income countries, the complications of pregnancy are a common cause of acute health crisis, yet investigation of longer-term dynamics set in motion by such events, and their interactions with other aspects of social life, is rare. This article presents findings from longitudinal qualitative research conducted in Burkina Faso over 2004-2010. Guided by an analytic focus on patterns of continuity and change, and drawing on recent discussions on the notion of 'resilience', and the concepts of 'social capital' and 'bodily capital', we explore the trajectories of 16 women in the aftermath of costly acute healthcare episodes. The synthesis of case studies shows that, in conditions of structural inequity and great insecurity, an individual's social capital ebbs and flow over time, resulting in a trajectory of multiple adaptations. Women's capacity to harness or exploit bodily capital in its various forms (beauty, youthfulness, physical strength, fertility) to some extent determines their ability to confront and overcome adversities. With this, they are able to further mobilise social capital without incurring excessive debt, or to access and accumulate significant new social capital. Temporary self-displacement, often to the parental home, is also used as a weapon of negotiation in intra-household conflict and to remind others of the value of one's productive and domestic labour. Conversely, diminished bodily capital due to the physiological impact of an obstetric event or its complications can lead to reduced opportunities, and to further disadvantage. PMID:23063215

  20. 77 FR 19610 - Marc Knapp, Inmate #-06450-015, FCI Safford, P.O. Box 9000, Safford, AZ 85548; Order Denying...

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    ... From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Bureau of Industry and Security Marc Knapp, Inmate --06450-015, FCI Safford, P.O. Box 9000, Safford, AZ....O. Box 9000, Safford, AZ 85548, and when acting for or on behalf of Knapp, his...

  1. Performance analysis on carrier phase-based tightly-coupled GPS/BDS/INS integration in GNSS degraded and denied environments.

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    Han, Houzeng; Wang, Jian; Wang, Jinling; Tan, Xinglong

    2015-01-01

    The integration of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS) carrier phases with Inertial Navigation System (INS) measurements is essential to provide accurate and continuous position, velocity and attitude information, however it is necessary to fix ambiguities rapidly and reliably to obtain high accuracy navigation solutions. In this paper, we present the notion of combining the Global Positioning System (GPS), the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) and low-cost micro-electro-mechanical sensors (MEMS) inertial systems for reliable navigation. An adaptive multipath factor-based tightly-coupled (TC) GPS/BDS/INS integration algorithm is presented and the overall performance of the integrated system is illustrated. A twenty seven states TC GPS/BDS/INS model is adopted with an extended Kalman filter (EKF), which is carried out by directly fusing ambiguity fixed double-difference (DD) carrier phase measurements with the INS predicted pseudoranges to estimate the error states. The INS-aided integer ambiguity resolution (AR) strategy is developed by using a dynamic model, a two-step estimation procedure is applied with adaptively estimated covariance matrix to further improve the AR performance. A field vehicular test was carried out to demonstrate the positioning performance of the combined system. The results show the TC GPS/BDS/INS system significantly improves the single-epoch AR reliability as compared to that of GPS/BDS-only or single satellite navigation system integrated strategy, especially for high cut-off elevations. The AR performance is also significantly improved for the combined system with adaptive covariance matrix in the presence of low elevation multipath related to the GNSS-only case. A total of fifteen simulated outage tests also show that the time to relock of the GPS/BDS signals is shortened, which improves the system availability. The results also indicate that TC integration system achieves a few centimeters accuracy in positioning based on the comparison analysis and covariance analysis, even in harsh environments (e.g., in urban canyons), thus we can see the advantage of positioning at high cut-off elevations that the combined GPS/BDS brings. PMID:25875191

  2. To Climb or Not to Climb: The Probing of Self-Imposed Barriers that Delay or Deny Career Aspirations to be an Administrator in a Public School System

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    McGee, Janet M.

    2010-01-01

    Throughout history, women have faced numerous career barriers. Although significant progress has made it possible to break through the "glass ceiling," there remains a disproportionate percentage of women at the higher educational administrative positions, specifically the superintendent and high school principal roles. This study will look at one…

  3. 77 FR 34339 - Yufeng Wei, a/k/a Annie Wei, 165 Beech Street, Belmont, MA 02378; Order Denying Export Privileges

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    ... Bureau of Industry and Security Yufeng Wei, a/k/a Annie Wei, 165 Beech Street, Belmont, MA 02378; Order..., Yufeng Wei, a/k/a Annie Wei (``Wei'') was convicted of violating the International Emergency Economic... her conviction. Accordingly, it is hereby ordered I. Until January 28, 2021, Yufeng Wei, a/k/a...

  4. 76 FR 66103 - In the Matter of NASDAQ OMX BX, Inc.: Order Denying NASDAQ OMX BX, Inc.'s Petition for Review of...

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    ... Securities Exchange Act Release No. 65330 (September 13, 2011), 76 FR 58065 (September 19, 2011...)(12). \\9\\ See Securities Exchange Act Release No. 64981 (July 28, 2011), 76 FR 46858 (August 3, 2011... Stevens, Legal Counsel, IMC Financial Markets (``IMC''), dated August 15, 2011 (``IMC Letter''); Michael...

  5. Authority of states of use section 401 water quality certification to deny or condition Federal Energy Regulatory Commission licenses. Master's thesis

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    Hart, E.O.

    1994-09-01

    This thesis discusses a recent United States Supreme Court case that will have a profound influence on the licensure of hydroelectric projects and the related ability of States to protect the quality of their waters. On October 4, 1993, the Supreme Court granted a Writ of Certiorari to resolve a conflict among the state courts of last resort. This case involves two fundamental and competing national interests: the nation's thirst for cheap, dependable power versus its equally strong desire to improve the quality of its water resources. It also involves two underlying regulatory regimes that overlap and conflict with each other in some ways. This case illustrates how those two national interests and their underlying regulatory regimes cannot always be reconciled. It also demonstrates how Congress, with its muddled ways of passing legislation, can create conflicts between federal and state regulatory agencies.

  6. 49 CFR 39.27 - Can a PVO take action to deny transportation or restrict services to a passenger with a...

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    2014-10-01

    ... mere speculation, stereotypes, or generalizations about individuals with disabilities. Example 1 to... passenger if the passenger poses a direct threat to others. In determining whether an individual poses a direct threat to the health or safety of others, the PVO must make an individualized assessment, based...

  7. 49 CFR 39.27 - Can a PVO take action to deny transportation or restrict services to a passenger with a...

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    2013-10-01

    ... mere speculation, stereotypes, or generalizations about individuals with disabilities. Example 1 to... passenger if the passenger poses a direct threat to others. In determining whether an individual poses a direct threat to the health or safety of others, the PVO must make an individualized assessment, based...

  8. 49 CFR 39.27 - Can a PVO take action to deny transportation or restrict services to a passenger with a...

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    2012-10-01

    ... mere speculation, stereotypes, or generalizations about individuals with disabilities. Example 1 to... passenger if the passenger poses a direct threat to others. In determining whether an individual poses a direct threat to the health or safety of others, the PVO must make an individualized assessment, based...

  9. 49 CFR 39.27 - Can a PVO take action to deny transportation or restrict services to a passenger with a...

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    2010-10-01

    ... mere speculation, stereotypes, or generalizations about individuals with disabilities. Example 1 to... passenger if the passenger poses a direct threat to others. In determining whether an individual poses a direct threat to the health or safety of others, the PVO must make an individualized assessment, based...

  10. 49 CFR 39.27 - Can a PVO take action to deny transportation or restrict services to a passenger with a...

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    2011-10-01

    ... mere speculation, stereotypes, or generalizations about individuals with disabilities. Example 1 to... passenger if the passenger poses a direct threat to others. In determining whether an individual poses a direct threat to the health or safety of others, the PVO must make an individualized assessment, based...

  11. An improved multiphase equation of state for beryllium

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    Robert, Gregory; Sollier, Arnaud; Legrand, Philippe

    2008-03-01

    In our previous articles on beryllium (1)(2), a new theoretical phase diagram with three phases (hcp+bcc+liquid) of beryllium has been proposed : - Melting curve is obtained from quantum molecular dynamics (QMD) calculations along isochors. - Using phonon densities of states and a quasi-harmonic model, solid-solid transition is modeled. Our attempt to construct a three phases equation of state (EOS) failed due to our representation of the liquid phase based on Wallace's approach with the bcc phase, instable at low pressure, as reference. Here, we propose to deal with the instability of bcc phase at low pressure and the discontinuity of physical properties at melting. We also present an improved three phases (hcp+cc+liquid) EOS using simple analytic model constrained by the QMD calculations for the liquid. (1) G. Robert and A. Sollier, J. Phys IV 134, 257 - 2006. (2) G. Robert, A. Sollier and Ph. Legrand, to be published in APS-SCCM, June 2007.

  12. [The role of disease and Medicine in the life and work of Marcel Proust].

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    Miranda, Marcelo

    2009-03-01

    Marcel Proust is one of the greatest French writers of the XX century and of all times. In bis supreme work 'In Search of lost Time", Proust demonstrated a great knowledge of medicine and specifically neurology. He ivas surrounded by doctors in his family and himself carne in touch with many brilliant neurologists as Babinski and Sollier due to bis asthma, wrongly considered as a manifestation of his "neurasthenia". He used as a literary tool the concept of emotional memory which is the basis of bis work. Nearly a century after Proust began the elaboration of bis masterpiece, this paper reviews important medical aspects of bis life and the influence that medicine had on bis work.

  13. Marcel Proust's diseases and doctors: the neurological story of a life.

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    Bogousslavsky, Julien

    2007-01-01

    Marcel Proust (1871-1922), one of the greatest writers of all times, suffered from asthma beginning at age 9, in an era when the illness was considered a 'nervous' disorder belonging to what Beard, in 1870, called 'neurasthenia'. Proust's father, Adrien, was himself a professor of medicine (hygiene) who had met Charcot, and who contributed to neurology with studies on aphasia, stroke, hysteria, and neurasthenia - a condition about which he, along with Gilbert Ballet, published a book in 1897. Through his father, Proust met Edouard Brissaud, the co-founder of the Revue Neurologique in 1893, and, in 1896, the author of The Hygiene of the Asthmatics, with a foreword by Adrien Proust. Shortly after his mother's death in 1905, Proust contemplated admitting himself to a private hospital to reset his irregular sleep patterns and to improve his asthma. He hesitated in his choice of care between Jules Dejerine in Paris, Henry-Auguste Widmer at Valmont, and Paul Dubois in Bern. Finally, he decided to enter Paul Sollier's clinic, in Boulogne-sur-Seine, on the advice of Brissaud, and stayed there for 6 weeks in semi-isolation. Together with Babinski, Sollier was, at that time, considered the most gifted follower of Charcot. He was a forerunner of studies on emotional memory, which strongly influenced Proust. In Proust's opus magnum work In Search of Lost Time, 'involuntary memory' indeed forms the core mechanism of the entire novel, counterbalancing the decaying effects of time. A few years before his death from complicated bronchopneumonia at age 52, Proust became terrified of developing a stroke, like his mother and father, and he consulted with Joseph Babinski, who tried to reassure him. Proust's life followed an unusual neurological itinerary, which has been largely overlooked, but which is in fact critical for an understanding of his literary work.

  14. 78 FR 21349 - Orders Granting Authority To Import and Export Natural Gas, To Export Liquefied Natural Gas, To...

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  15. 28 CFR 25.10 - Correction of erroneous system information.

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    ... conducted the check of the NICS (the “denying agency,” which will be either the FBI or the state or local... application first to the denying agency, i.e., either the FBI or the POC. If the denying agency is unable to... challenge to the accuracy of the record, in writing, to the FBI, NICS Operations Center, Criminal...

  16. 28 CFR 25.10 - Correction of erroneous system information.

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    ... conducted the check of the NICS (the “denying agency,” which will be either the FBI or the state or local... application first to the denying agency, i.e., either the FBI or the POC. If the denying agency is unable to... challenge to the accuracy of the record, in writing, to the FBI, NICS Operations Center, Criminal...

  17. 28 CFR 25.10 - Correction of erroneous system information.

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    2012-07-01

    ... conducted the check of the NICS (the “denying agency,” which will be either the FBI or the state or local... application first to the denying agency, i.e., either the FBI or the POC. If the denying agency is unable to... challenge to the accuracy of the record, in writing, to the FBI, NICS Operations Center, Criminal...

  18. 28 CFR 25.10 - Correction of erroneous system information.

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    2010-07-01

    ... conducted the check of the NICS (the “denying agency,” which will be either the FBI or the state or local... application first to the denying agency, i.e., either the FBI or the POC. If the denying agency is unable to... challenge to the accuracy of the record, in writing, to the FBI, NICS Operations Center, Criminal...

  19. 28 CFR 25.10 - Correction of erroneous system information.

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    2013-07-01

    ... conducted the check of the NICS (the “denying agency,” which will be either the FBI or the state or local... application first to the denying agency, i.e., either the FBI or the POC. If the denying agency is unable to... challenge to the accuracy of the record, in writing, to the FBI, NICS Operations Center, Criminal...

  20. Hysteria after Charcot: back to the future.

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    Bogousslavsky, Julien

    2011-01-01

    The studies on hysteria and hypnotism probably constitute the most important long-term work of Jean-Martin Charcot and his school, starting around 1870 until Charcot's death in 1893. Désiré Bourneville, Charcot's sixth interne at La Salpêtrière, was probably instrumental in stimulating his mentor's interest in hysteria, while Charles Richet's 1875 article on somnambulism was the trigger for Charcot to introduce hypnotism into the management of hysterics. Albert Pitres, Paul Richer, Georges Gilles de la Tourette, Paul Sollier, Joseph Babinski, Sigmund Freud and Pierre Janet became the most famous of Charcot's collaborators on hysteria, either as 'guardians of the temple' (Richer, Gilles de la Tourette, who defended their mentor's concepts against Hippolyte Bernheim and the Nancy school in the dispute during the 1880-1890s), or in renewing the field in psychology (Janet and Freud, in the 1890s) or clinical neurology (Babinski in the 1900s). In 1908, a 'quarrel of hysteria' led several of Charcot's pupils into opposition with each other, from which Babinski was considered victorious against Charcot's successor Fulgence Raymond, despite the weaknesses of his theory on 'pithiatism'. During World War I, there was a new surge of interest in hysteria associated with war psycho-neuroses, and several students of Charcot became actively involved in medical military care (Sollier, Babinski, Gilbert Ballet, Achille Souques). Babinski's pupil Clovis Vincent developed a treatment called torpillage (torpedoing) against war hysteria, associating painful galvanic current discharges with 'persuasion', but this was dismissed after the soldiers, considering it as torture, rebelled. After World War I, the neurological and psychiatric interest in hysteria again faded away, and this condition largely went back to the no-man's land, where it had been before Charcot initiated his studies. A comprehensive look at the evolution of ideas on hysteria in the followers of Charcot shows that