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State-Local Revenue Systems and Educational Finance

Description: Research report prepared for the President's Commission on School Finance outlining various ways that funding is allocated for schools and possible areas of reform, organized in four major chapters: [1] State-Local Revenue Systems and Educational Finance, [2] The Present State-Local Revenue System, [3] Achieving a Heavy-Duty State-Local Revenue System, and [4] A High Quality State-Local Revenue System -- The Prospects for Adoption. It also includes several appendices with supplementary information.
Date: December 30, 1971
Creator: United States. Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Development Report Number 9: V.T.E. Process Development, Freeport Test Facility, Freeport, Texas

Description: Report presenting accounts of testing saline water conversion and the economics thereof. This report covers the fifteenth and sixteenth Development Runs, which evaluated the following: the performance of the plant's double-fluted tube bundle and titanium tube bundle; the condensate handling-restrictions in the 5 effect module; a sump to sump brine transfer system modification; porcelain spray nozzles; enhanced surface tubes; and an oxygen scavenging system.
Date: October 1971
Creator: Campbell, Keith S. & Williams, Donald L.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Operation of the Multi-Effect Multi-Stage Flash Distillation Plant (Clair Engle), Fourth Report (Semi-Annual), San Diego, California

Description: From Summary, Conclusions, and Recommendations: "The operation and development programs carried out in the CEP, E-1A and LMC plant during the period July 1, 1970 to December 31, 1970 are described in this report. Data was developed on several development tasks as follows. A summary is presented of material evaluation studies made over the past three and a half years. Data on the experiences with coatings, mortar linings, elastomers, and nonferrous and ferrous metals are included. Details are presented of coatings and linings installed in the CEP II Effect including methods of surface preparation and costs."
Date: April 1971
Creator: Catalytic, Inc.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Second Annual Report: Operation of the Muti-Stage Flash Distillation Plant, San Diego, California

Description: From Introduction: "The Office of Saline Water (OSW) maintains the MSF Module at the San Diego Test Facility, Chula Vista, California, for the purpose of further advancing and developing the state of art of the multistage flash distillation process and thereby reduce the cost of seawater conversion. The MSF Module has been built and operated to obtain engineering design and operating data to serve as a basis for: a. Future process development. b. Improved full scale plant design. Improved full scale plant operating conditions."
Date: March 1971
Creator: Catalytic Construction Company
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Comparison Study of a 2.5 MGD VTE Upflow Versus Downflow

Description: Report comparing "the capital and operating costs of an upflow and downflow plant" (p. 2). Cost saving recommendations are made.
Date: February 1971
Creator: Marwede, M. & Schroeder, P. J.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Summary of Roswell Test Bed Plant Reports (1963-1968)

Description: From Summary: "This report summarizes the analyses of the operating data for the period 1963-1969 for the Test Bed Plant and the Auxiliary Test Unit (ATU) located at Roswell, New Mexico."
Date: September 1971
Creator: Phillips Scientific Corporation
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Third Report on Horizontal-Tube Multiple-Effect Process Pilot Plant Tests

Description: From Summary: "This report describes the continuing work on HTME distillation plants, the first portions of which were reported in References 1 and 2. A major purpose in the testing of the three-effect pilot plant was to demonstrate mutiple-effect operability of the the horizontal tube method, when utilizing basically the same construction methods and materials as those proposed for commercial HTME plants."
Date: October 1971
Creator: Matta, G. A.; Karpf, J. Z.; Pascale, A. S. & Cardello, J. A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Analysis and Summary of Reports and Data From the Freeport, Texas, Test Bed Plant (1961-1969)

Description: Report issued by the Office of Saline over a summary of all work conducted at the Freeport, Texas test bed plant. The work done at the plant between 1961 and 1969 is presented and discussed. This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
Date: December 1971
Creator: Shroff, G. H.; Watson, I. C. & Cross, R. D.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Transport-Depletion Desalination Pilot Plant

Description: From Summary: "The transport-depletion data obtained by the Southern Research Institute and by the Bureau of Reclamation at Denver, Colorado and at Webster, South Dakota, was reviewed. This data review made it possible to develop a design methodology for the pilot plant, and to identify the additional data required to adequately predict the performance of a transport-depletion stack."
Date: April 1971
Creator: Redman, Ralph
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Determining Seepage Characteristics of Mill-Tailings Dams by the Finite-Element Method

Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over studies of mill-tailings dams, and disposal. Methods and development of tailings dams are discussed. This report includes tables, charts, photographs, and illustrations.
Date: January 1971
Creator: Kealy, C. Daniel & Busch, Richard A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Development of a Thin-Liquid-Film Membrane Device for Reverse Osmosis

Description: Report issued by the Office of Saline Water over studies conducted on reverse-osmosis plants. The results of the studies are presented and discussed. This report includes tables, and illustrations.
Date: April 1971
Creator: Davies, D. S.; Bemberis, I.; Wong, Chung-ming; Savage, W. F. & Channabasappa, K. C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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FCC Reports, Second Series, Volume 23, May 29, 1970 to July 17, 1970

Description: Biweekly, comprehensive compilation of decisions, reports, public notices, and other documents of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission.
Date: 1971
Creator: United States. Federal Communications Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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FCC Reports, Second Series, Volume 22, March 27, 1970 to May 22, 1970

Description: Biweekly, comprehensive compilation of decisions, reports, public notices, and other documents of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission.
Date: 1971
Creator: United States. Federal Communications Commission.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Environmental Education: Activities of the 91st Congress

Description: This report provides an overview of legislative proposals and bills passed in the 91st congress related to environmental education.
Date: January 4, 1971
Creator: Grimes, Maria H.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Farm Credit: Legislative Activities of the 92nd Congress

Description: This report discusses legislative proposals and enactments in the 92nd Congress related to the subject of farm credit and loans.
Date: October 12, 1971
Creator: Hagen, Carl A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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