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The Congressional Research Service [CRS] is the research arm of Congress. Many Congressional Research Service Reports are available @ Cong. Mark Green, and Senator Richard G. Lugar. The University of Oregon Library includes links to other sources of CRS reports, a large number are online at the National Library for the Environment and some of the more interesting reports show up at the Foreign Press Center.

National Security: Operations
Ref. # Title Date Format
RL32880 Administrative Subpoenas and National Security Letters in Criminal and Foreign Intelligence Investigations: Background and Proposed Adjustments Apr. 15, 2005 PDF
RL30928 Army Corps of Engineers: Reform Issues for the 107th Congress Apr. 5, 2001 PDF
RS20787 Army Transformation an Modernization: Overview an Issues for Congress Mar. 11, 2004 PDF
RS20859 Air Force Transformation Apr. 27, 2004 PDF
RL31857 Continuity of Operations (COOP) in the Executive Branch: Background and Issues for Congress Nov. 8, 2004 PDF
RL31857 Continuity of Operations (COOP) in the Executive branch : Background and Issues for Congress Mar. 31, 2004 PDF
RS21089 Continuity of Government: Current Federal Arrangements and the Future Jan. 7, 2005 PDF
98-223 F COLAs for Military Retirees: Summary of Congressional and Executive Branch Action, 1982-2001 (FY1983-FY2002) Jan. 2, 2002 PDF
RL31600 The Department of Defense Rules for Military Commissions: Analysis of Procedural Rules and Comparison with Proposed Legislation and the Uniform Code of Military Justice Jul. 25, 2006 PDF
RL31600 The Department of Defense Rules for Military Commissions: Analysis of Procedural Rules and Comparison with Proposed Legislation and the Uniform Code of Military Justice Jan. 18, 2005 PDF
RL32238 Defense Transformation: Background and Oversight Issues for Congress Apr. 4, 2005 PDF
RL31916 Defense Department Original Transformation Proposal: Compared to Existing Law May 19, 2003 PDF
RL31954 DOD's National Security Personnel System: Provisions of Law and Implementation Plans Mar.11, 2005 PDF
98-938 F Defense Acquisition Workforce: Issues for Congress Mar. 11, 1999 PDF
RL30392 Defense Outsourcing: The OMB Circular A-76 Policy Feb. 10, 2005 PDF
RS20727 Energy Independence: Would It Free the United States From Oil Price Shocks? Nov. 17, 2000 PDF
RS22144 "Fast Track" Congressional Consideration of Recommendations of the Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) Commission May 12, 2005 PDF
RL31518 Federal Workforce Flexibility Act of 2003: S. 129 (108th Congress) July 1, 2004 PDF
RL32704 Foreign Affairs, Defense, and Trade: Key Issues for the 109th Congress Dec. 27, 2004 PDF
RL30776 Foreign Affairs, Defense, and Trade Policy: Key Issues in the 107th Congress Feb. 27, 2001 PDF
RL32704 Foreign Affairs, Defense, and Trade: Key Issues for the 109th Congress Dec. 27, 2004 PDF
98-916 F Foreign Aid: An Introductory Overview of U.S. Programs and Policy Apr. 6, 2001 PDF
98-916 Foreign Aid: An Introductory Overview of U.S. Programs and Policy Jan. 19, 2005 PDF
98-916 Foreign Aid: An Introductory Overview of U.S. Programs and Policy Apr 15, 2004 PDF
RL32359 Globalizing Cooperative Threat Reduction: A Survey of Options Apr. 15, 2004 PDF
RL32773 The Global Peace Operations Initiative: Background and Issues for Congress Jun. 25, 2005 PDF
RL32773 The Global Peace Operations Initiative: Background and Issues for Congress Feb. 16, 2005 PDF
RL32592 General Management Laws and the 9/11 Commission's Proposed Office of National Intelligence Director (NID) and National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC) Sept. 21, 2004 PDF
RL32635 H.R. 10 (9/11 Recommendations Implementation Act) and S. 2845 (National Intelligence Reform Act of 2004): A Comparative Analysis Oct. 19, 2004 PDF
N/A Instances of Use of United States Forces Abroad, 1798 - 1993 Oct. 7, 1993 HTML
98-67 STM Internet: An Overview of Key Technology Policy Issues Affecting Its Use and Growth Dec. 29, 2004 PDF
RS21778 Legal Overview of P.L. 107-174, the Notification and Federal Employee Antidiscrimination and Retaliation Act of 2002 Mar. 25, 2004 PDF
98-864 E The Maritime Security Program (MSP) in an International Commercial Context: A Discussion Oct. 28, 1998 PDF
RL30051 Military Base Closures: Time for Another Round? June 15, 2000 PDF
RL30051 Military Base Closures: Time for Another Round? Jan. 12, 2001 PDF
RL30051 Military Base Closures: Time for Another Round? June 7, 2001 PDF
RL30440 Military Base Closures: Where Do We Stand? Feb. 18, 2000 PDF
RL30440 Military Base Closures: Where Do We Stand? Mar. 7, 2001 PDF
RL30440 Military Base Closures: Where Do We Stand? June 7, 2001 PDF
RS22065 Military Base Closures: Role and Costs of Environmental Cleanup Apr. 11, 2005 PDF
RL32216 Military Base Closures: Implementing the 2005 Round Apr. 22, 2005 PDF
RS22061 Military Base Closures: The 2005 BRAC Commission Mar. 21, 2005 PDF
RS21822 Military Base Closures : DOD's 2005 Internal election Process Apr. 21, 2004 PDF
RS22066 Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC): Property Transfer and Disposal Feb. 23, 2005 PDF
RS22147 Military Base Closure: Socioeconomic Impacts May 18, 2005 PDF
RS21975 U.S. Military Overseas Basing: Background and Oversight Issues for Congress Nov. 17, 2004 PDF
RL32216 Military Base Closures: Implementing the 2005 Round May 9, 2005 PDF
RS21754 Military Forces: What is the Appropriate Size for the United States? Jan. 3, 2005 PDF
RS21754 Military Forces: What is the Appropriate Size for the United States? May 28, 2004 PDF
IB93103 Military Medical Care Services: Questions and Answers Apr. 3, 2000 HTML/PDF
IB93103 Military Medical Care Services: Questions and Answers Nov. 28, 2001 PDF
98-1006 F Military Health Care: The Issue of "Promised" Benefits July 10, 2001 PDF
IB10089 Military Pay and Benefits: Key Questions and Answers Dec. 27, 2001 PDF
RL31663 Military Benefits for Former Spouses: Legislation and Policy Issues Dec. 9, 2004 PDF
IB85159 Military Retirement: Major Legislative Issues Jan. 2, 2002 PDF
IB85159 Military Retirement: Major Legislative Issues Jan. 5, 2004 PDF
RL30487 Military Technicians: The Issue of Mandatory Retirement for Non-Dual-Status Technicians Mar. 28, 2000 PDF
RL31922 Military Transformation: Issues for Congress and Status of Effort May 14, 2003 PDF
RL32458 Military Tribunals: Historical Patterns and Lessons July 9, 2004 PDF
98-505 GOV National Emergency Powers Sept. 18, 2001 PDF
RL32513 Navy-Marine Corps Amphibious and Maritime Prepositioning Ship Programs: Background and Oversight Issues for Congress Mar. 29, 2005 PDF
RS20851 Naval Transformation: Background and Issues for Congress Jun. 6, 2001 PDF
RS20851 Naval Transformation: Background and Issues for Congress Jan. 30, 2002 PDF
RS20851 Naval Transformation: Background and Issues for Congress Feb. 10, 2005 PDF
RS20557 Navy Network-Centric Warfare Concept: Key Programs and Issues for Congress Oct. 28, 2004 PDF
RL32411 Network Centric Warfare: Background and Oversight Issues for Congress June 2, 2004 PDF
RS21131 Nuclear Power Plants: Vulnerability to Terrorist Attack Oct 4, 2006 PDF
RS21131 Nuclear Power Plants: Vulnerability to Terrorist Attack Feb. 4, 2005 PDF
RS21131 Nuclear Powerplants: Vulnerability to Terrorist Attack Jan 31, 2002 PDF
RL31152 Operation Enduring Freedom: Foreign Pledges of Military & Intelligence Support Oct. 17, 2001 PDF
RL32321 Policing in Peacekeeping and Related Stability Operations: Problems and Proposed Solutions Mar. 30, 2004 PDF
RL32506 The Position of Director of National Intelligence: Issues for Congress Aug. 12, 2004 PDF
RL32506 The Proposed Authorities of a National Intelligence Director: Issues for Congress and Side-by-Side Comparison of S. 2845, H.R. 10, and Current Law Oct. 5, 2004 PDF
RL32665 Potential Navy Force Structure and Shipbuilding Plans: Background and Issues for Congress Mar. 30, 2005 PDF
RL31351 Presidential Advisers' Testimony Before Congressional Committees: An Overview Oct. 6, 2004 PDF
IB92101 POWs and MIAs: Status and Accounting Issues Dec. 20, 2001 PDF
RS20771 Quadrennial Defense Review (QDR): Background, Process, and Issues June 21, 2001 PDF
RL32360 The Servicemembers Civil Relief Act P. L. 108 89 Apr. 20, 2004 PDF
RS21048 Special Operations Forces in Operation Enduring Freedom: Background and Issues for Congress Oct. 15, 2001 PDF
RS21048 Special Operations Forces in Operation Enduring Freedom: Background and Issues for Congress Aug. 15, 2003 PDF
RS21048 U.S. Special Operations Forces (SOF): Background and Issues for Congress Apr. 17, 2006 PDF
RS21048 U.S. Special Operations Forces (SOF): Background and Issues for Congress Sept. 28, 2004 PDF
IB87050 Strategic Petroleum Reserve Feb. 28, 2005 PDF
IB87050 Strategic Petroleum Reserve Dec. 7, 2001 PDF
IB90103 United Nations Peacekeeping: Issues for Congress Sept. 24, 2003 PDF
IB90103 United Nations Peacekeeping: Issues for Congress Mar. 11, 2005 PDF
IB90103 United Nations Peacekeeping: Issues for Congress Jan. 11, 2005 PDF
IB90103 United Nations Peacekeeping: Issues for Congress Apr. 1, 2005 PDF
RS20458 Vieques, Puerto Rico Naval Training Range: Background and Issues for Congress Dec. 17, 2001 PDF



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