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18550
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With carefully drawn maps that display natural and man-made features and property lines, relatively inexpensive computers, and integrated information management systems, the State Land Records Management Office is helping North Carolina counties make all the many land-related information available to every unit of government.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 49 Issue 1, Summer 1983, p6-12, f
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18549
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North Carolina's training programs for law enforcement officers have increased and improved dramatically since 1921. North Carolinians are justifiably proud of the state's progress in the area, as there are some 17,000 law enforcement officers in the state who work in over 500 state and local agencies.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 49 Issue 1, Summer 1983, p1-5, 12
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18552
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Community hospitals are in a time of trial. After thirty years of being able to rely on federal funds for hospital construction and for the cost of caring for Medicare, Medicaid, and indigent patients, local hospitals are now being faced with great cutbacks in federal subsidies for health care services.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 49 Issue 1, Summer 1983, p19-23
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18551
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Ray and Abbott discuss the provision of free legal services to low-income North Carolinians in civil cases.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 49 Issue 1, Summer 1983, p14-18
Record #:
18656
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The State Land Records Management Office was testing a new computer system to consolidate land records for both government and public use. County participation was totally voluntary with 44 counties participating by 1983. The system involves having a highly detailed aerial map then each parcel of land assigned a PIN (parcel identifier number) used to associate relevant information to the specific piece of land.
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18658
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Federal funding aided hospitals in hospital construction and coverage of Medicare, Medicaid, and indigent patients but in 1983 these funds were being drastically cut. Consequences of decreased funding places the burden on hospitals to make-up the difference, often passing expenses on to insurance company or to uninsured patients. The article looks at how local government might be a possible solution for hospital funding with decreased federal support.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 49 Issue 1, Summer 1983, p19-23
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Record #:
18657
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The article offers an overview of free legal services to poor citizens of the state involved in civil cases. Funding comes from the federal government, atypical from local sources, and an individual is eligible if his income is no more than 125 percent above the federally defined poverty threshold. Within the state such matters are dealt with by the North Carolina Legal Services agency.
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Popular Government (NoCar JK 4101 P6), Vol. 49 Issue 1, Summer 1983, p14-18
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