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  US Department of State - Home Page
We also believe that we would benefit from putting together all of the various issues of a strategic policy that the United States and Russia face.
Anglo-Irish writers such as Swift, Wilde, Joyce, and Yeats have made a major contribution to world literature over the past 300 years.
Topics in the State Department's online forum include Iraq, Afghanistan, UN reform, and other key issues.
www.state.gov   (0 words)

  
  DOL WHD: State Labor Laws
State child labor laws applicable to agricultural employment
NAGLO is a professional association consisting of the chief official in each state and territory of the United States responsible for overseeing the laws that protect and serve working men and women throughout the nation.
The ILSA is an organization of officials responsible for administering and enforcing state labor laws.
www.dol.gov /esa/programs/whd/state/state.htm   (269 words)

  
  State - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A state is an organized political community, occupying a territory, and possessing internal and external sovereignty, that enforces a monopoly on the use of force.
The birth of the state, in the broadest sense of the word, coincides with the rise of civilization.
In 1302, Pope Boniface VIII stated that the political powers of Christendom exercised their prerogatives "at the command and sufferance of the priest." This limited the power of kings, who were obliged to pledge their ultimate allegiance to the Pope.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/State   (4601 words)

  
 U.S. state - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The separate state governments and the United States federal government share sovereignty, in that an "American" is a citizen both of the federal entity and of his or her state of residence.
The states are required to give "full faith and credit" to the acts of each other's legislatures and courts, which is generally held to include the recognition of legal contracts, marriages, criminal judgments, and—at the time—slave status.
States are free to organize their judicial systems differently from the federal judiciary, as long as due process is protected.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/U.S._state   (2715 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: State of New York
The great central plain of the State, lying between the mountainous districts of the south and west and the Great Lakes and the Adirondacks and the eastern mountain ranges on the north and east, is renowned for the fertility of its soil and the extent of its manufactures.
It enacted that the law of the State should be constituted of the Common Law of England and of the Acts of the Legislature of the Colony of New York, as together forming the law of the colony on 19 April, 1775 (the day of the battle of Concord and Lexington).
The State institutions for the care of the insane and juvenile delinquents are numerous, and the almshouses, hospitals, and other charitable agencies under the care of the counties and other municipalities abound throughout the State.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/11029a.htm   (11181 words)

  
 CIS: State Symbols
In the era leading to 1780, when the state Constitution was ratified, a popular term for a whole body of people constituting a nation or state was the word "Commonwealth." This term was the preferred usage of some political writers.
The State Seal, adopted by Governor John Hancock and the Council on December 13, 1780 and made official by the General Court on June 4, 1885, is circular and bears a representation of the arms of the Commonwealth encircled with the words, "Sigillum Reipublicae Massachusettensis" (Seal of the Republic of Massachusetts).
The State Flag is white, bearing on both sides a representation of the coat of arms like the state seal (except that the five-pointed star is white instead of silver).
www.sec.state.ma.us /cis/cismaf/mf1a.htm   (2395 words)

  
 State Magazine
State Magazine is published monthly, except bimonthly in July and August, by the U.S. Department of State, 2201 C St., N.W., Washington, DC 20520.
State Magazine is published to facilitate communication between management and employees at home and abroad and to acquaint employees with developments that may affect operations or personnel.
State Magazine is available by subscription through the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402, 866-512-1800 (toll free) or on the web at http://bookstore.gpo.gov.
www.state.gov /m/dghr/statemag   (190 words)

  
 California State Library - History and Culture - State Insignia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Secretary of State began using blue and gold ribbons with the state seal on official documents as early as 1913.
It was adopted as the State Flag by the State Legislature in 1911.
The official State Tartan is described as a pattern or sett consisting of alternate squares of meadow green and pacific blue that are separated and surrounded by narrow charcoal bands.
www.library.ca.gov /history/cahinsig.cfm   (3865 words)

  
 State Information Center   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The report must be filed with the Secretary of State by the end of the month in which the entity was incorporated, every second year following the year of incorporation.
An LLC may be classified for federal income tax purposes as a partnership, a corporation, or an entity disregarded as an entity separate from its owner by applying the rules in federal regulations section 301.7701.3.
Federal and State income taxes are reported on the proprietor's (owner's) individual income tax return as self-employment taxes.
www.state.in.us /sic/owners/ia.html   (1563 words)

  
 The Encyclopedia of New York State :: Syracuse University Press :: NY :: New York
The Encyclopedia of New York State is one of the most ambitious works on the state’s history to appear in many decades.
A superlative service to scholars and citizens, and to New York State, and a model for all states still needing to meet the twenty-first century’s information thirst.
"Although New York was the largest and most important of American states for more than 150 years, its history and its current circumstances are not appreciated even by its own residents, let alone by those of the rest of the United States.
www.syracuseuniversitypress.syr.edu /encyclopedia   (408 words)

  
 State Fire Marshal's Office News from the Texas Department of Insurance   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The State Fire Marshal wants to alert the Texas fire service regarding the construction and operation of fire department tankers used in transporting water.
The State Fire Marshal's Office offers lights, tree and candle safety tips to help minimize the risk of fire and injuries during the holiday season.
The State Fire Marshal's Office (SFMO) has sent an official notice to Texas state agencies and universities ordering that they take immediate steps to insure that natural gas piping systems that they own or control are properly maintained.
www.tdi.state.tx.us /fire   (943 words)

  
 State Symbols State Flags Capitals Outline Maps State Songs State Facts History Geography Cool Schools Forums
They did save the brook trout as the state fish (HB No. 1011) after it was inadvertantly repealed last year.
Washington State Vegetable: The Walla Walla sweet onion may have to settle for being the state's official "edible bulb.".
Nevada State Quarter: The first commemorative quarter-dollar coin released in 2006 is from the Silver State.
www.netstate.com /states   (564 words)

  
 Welcome to California
Sponsored by the California Climate Change Center to combine information on the impacts of climate change on California and the state's policies relating to global warming.
Coalinga State Hospital - The first mental hospital to open in California in 50 years was dedicated on August 24.
This state-of-the-art secured facility, which will eventually house up to 1,500 patients, is a leading example for mental health service delivery for challenging populations, as well as an economic engine for the Central Valley.
www.ca.gov /state/portal/myca_homepage.jsp   (216 words)

  
 HSLDA | Home School Laws
States requiring no notice: No state requirement for parents to initiate any contact.
States with moderate regulation: State requires parents to send notification, test scores, and/or professional evaluation of student progress.
State with high regulation: State requires parents to send notification or achievement test scores and/or professional evaluation, plus other requirements (e.g.
www.hslda.org /laws   (169 words)

  
 Assateague State Park
Assateague State Park is fully accessible to the disabled.
The park is in the eastern portion of the state in Worcester County, 8 miles south of Ocean City, and may be reached via MD RT 50 to MD RT 611.
Funding for Maryland's State and local parks and conservation areas is provided through The Department of Natural Resources' Program Open Space.
www.dnr.state.md.us /publiclands/eastern/assateague.html   (691 words)

  
 State Design Pattern in C# and VB.NET
defines an interface for encapsulating the behavior associated with a particular state of the Context.
The difference in behavior is delegated to objects that represent this state.
The difference in behavior is delegated to State objects called RedState, SilverState and GoldState.
www.dofactory.com /Patterns/PatternState.aspx#_self2   (196 words)

  
 Technorati Tag: state
A new survey of state homeland security officials has been published by Western Carolina University’s Institute for the Economy and the Future.
Perspectives.com Visit one of the world's great political opinion sites and be part of the solution.
ABC News: Politics From the White House to your state house, the ABC News Political Unit delivers the latest inside story on American politics online, 24/7, in video and text reports.
www.technorati.com /tag/state   (511 words)

  
 Texas State Historical Association - The Handbook of Texas Online
The Handbook of Texas Online is a multidisciplinary encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture sponsored by the Texas State Historical Association and the General Libraries at UT Austin.
The Handbook of Texas Online is a joint project of The General Libraries at the University of Texas at Austin and the Texas State Historical Association.
Produced in partnership with the University of Texas Libraries and the Center for Studies in Texas History at the University of Texas at Austin.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online   (134 words)

  
 State Government Offices, Local US Government, City Government and Federal Government...
State Government Offices, Local US Government, City Government and Federal Government...
The State and Local Government Internet directory provides convenient one-stop access to the websites of thousands of state agencies and city and county governments.
States: State Government Offices - View all the websites in a given state -- from a state's home page or governor's site to the smallest counties or townships.
www.statelocalgov.net /index.cfm   (0 words)

  
 The State | Homepage
The hunt for fl market pushers and users of prescription drugs such as OxyContin is going high tech.
As early as January, a new computer at the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control will go online, linking the state’s 1,225 independent and chain pharmacies.
Agriculture Commissioner Hugh Weathers and some members of Richland County Council have discussed abandoning plans for a new farmers market just outside Columbia.
www.thestate.com   (807 words)

  
 Orlando Sentinel : State News : Orlando News
Orlando Sentinel : State News : Orlando News
Some of Orlando's biggest landowners would pocket windfalls worth millions of dollars under a property-tax rollback pushed by the Florida House and now gaining support in the state Senate.
What do you think about State Farm's lawsuit against the state's largest hospital system?
www.orlandosentinel.com /news/local/state   (272 words)

  
 Maine.gov: Government: State Agencies
For agency contact information, please consult the agency's website using the links below, or use the Electronic State Telephone Directory.
Architects, Landscape Architects, Interior Design, Board of Licensure
Parks and Lands, Bureau of (Maine State Parks)
www.maine.gov /portal/government/agencies.html   (170 words)

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