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Relyea, Harold

Overview
Works: 130 works in 467 publications in 1 language and 7,811 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Cross-cultural studies  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: JK468.S4, 323.445
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Most widely held works by Harold Relyea
Freedom of information trends in the information age( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The presidency and information policy by Harold Relyea( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Federal information policies in the 1990s : views and perspectives by Peter Hernon( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book uses a cross-disciplinary approach to profile developments through November 1995 concerning important U.S. government information policy issues. Information policy analyses benefit from a historical perspective while seeking to identify current areas of agreement and disagreement, especially at a time when the United States is moving from traditional paper formats to electronic modes and the adoption of a national information infrastructure. Ideology, politics, and opinion must be tempered by empirical assessment and open public debate. The study of U.S. government information policy can identify options for policymakers and others attempting to better understand and address key issues. The book includes chapters on the following topics: (1) "Government Information Policy in a Time of Uncertainty and Change"; (2) "The Clinton Administration and the National Information Infrastructure (nii)"; (3) "Congress and Information Issues"; (4) "Access to the Judicial Branch"; (5) "An Executive Branch Perspective on Managing Information Resources"; (6) "Federal Information Resources Management: Integrating Information Management and Technology"; (7) "Privacy"; (8) "National Security Information Policy after the End of the Cold War"; (9) "Freedom of Information Revisited"; (10) "U.S. Scientific and Technical Information Policy"; (11) "Geographic Information Systems"; (12) "The Depository Library Program: Another Component of the Access Puzzle Shifting to Electronic Formats"; (13) "Managing Archival Records in the Electronic Age: Fundamental Challenges"; and (14) "Moving to the Networked Information Environment: New Challenges and Issues." Also contains biographical information about the contributors and author and subject indices. (Author/SWC)
United States government information policies : views and perspectives( Book )

5 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Executive Office of the President : a historical, biographical, and bibliographical guide( Book )

6 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comparative perspectives on e-government : serving today and building for tomorrow( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

E-government is a product of the Internet age, and this book identifies the various facets of e-government, comparing developments among five countries: Australia, UK, Canada, New Zealand, and the US
Government in the sunshine act--S. 5 (Public law 94-409) : source book, legislative history, texts, and other documents( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silencing science : national security controls and scientific communication by Harold Relyea( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief history of emergency powers in the United States : a working paper : prepared for the Special Committee on National Emergencies and Delegated Emergency Powers, United States Senate by Harold Relyea( Book )

5 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Executive branch reorganization by Harold Relyea( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vice presidency of the United States : evolution of the modern office by Harold Relyea( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Informing Congress : the role of the executive branch in times of war by Harold Relyea( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Executive branch reorganization and management initiatives by Harold Relyea( Book )

14 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report provides a brief overview of recent executive branch reorganization actions and related management initiatives. It reviews the relevant plans and preparations of President-elect Barack Obama as the new Administration transitions to assuming management efforts of the executive branch. Briefly examined, as well, are the organization and management efforts of the most recent regimes. President George W. Bush came to office from a campaign which had emphasized efficiency in government, particularly through the use of information technology, but revealed no plans for executive branch reorganization. The Clinton Administration had conducted an active effort at "reinventing government," spearheaded by a National Performance Review (NPR) announced shortly after the 1993 inauguration. The NPR produced a series of reports proposing various organizational and operational reforms
National emergency powers by Harold Relyea( Book )

22 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The President of the United States has available certain powers that may be exercised in the event that the nation is threatened by crisis, exigency, or emergency circumstances (other than natural disasters, war, or near-war situations). Such powers may be stated explicitly or implied by the Constitution, assumed by the Chief Executive to be permissible constitutionally, or inferred from or specified by statute. Through legislation, Congress has made a great many delegations of authority in this regard over the past 200 years
The National Performance Review by Harold Relyea( Book )

5 editions published between 1993 and 2002 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Government at the dawn of the 21st century by Harold Relyea( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Electronic government and electronic signatures by Harold Relyea( Book )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The administration and operation of the Freedom of Information act : an overview, 1966-1990 by Harold Relyea( Book )

7 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Access to government information in the United States by Harold Relyea( Book )

8 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Constitution of the United States makes no specific allowance for any one of the co-equal branches to have access to information held by the others and contains no provision expressly establishing a procedure for, or a right of, public access to government information. Nonetheless, Congress has legislated various public access laws. These include two records access statutes -- the Freedom on Information Act (FOI Act or FOIA; 5 u.S.C. ss552) and the Privacy Act (5 U.S.C. ss552a) -- and two meetings access statutes -- the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA; 5 U.S.C. App.) and the Government in the Sunshine Act (5 U.S.C. ss552b). Moreover, due to the American separation of powers model of government, interbranch conflicts over the accessibility of information are neither unexpected nor necessarily destructive. The federal courts, historically, have been reluctant to review and resolve "political questions" involving information disputes between Congress and the executive branch. Although there is considerable interbranch cooperation, such conflicts probably will continue to occur on occasion
Security classified and controlled information by Harold Relyea( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The security classification regime in use within the federal executive branch traces its origins to Armed Forces information protection practices of the World War I era. The classification system -- designating information, according to prescribed criteria and procedures, protected in accordance with one of three levels of sensitivity, based on the amount of harm to the national security that would result from its disclosure -- attained a presidential character in 1940 when President Franklin D. Roosevelt issued the initial executive order prescribing these information security arrangements. Refinements in the creation, management, and declassification of national security information followed over the succeeding decades, and continue today. In many regards, these developments represent attempts to narrow the bases and discretion for assigning official secrecy to executive branch documents and materials. Limiting the quantity of security classified information has been thought to be desirable for a variety of important reasons: (1) promoting an informed citizenry, (2) effectuating accountability for government policies and practices, (3) realizing oversight of government operations, and (4) achieving efficiency and economy in government management. But because security classification was not possible for some kinds of information deemed in some quarters to be "sensitive," other kinds of designations or markings came to be applied to alert federal employees regarding its privileged or potentially harmful character. Sometimes these markings derived from statutory provisions requiring the protection of a type of information; others were administratively authorized with little detail about their use. In the current environment, still affected by the long shadow of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, several issues have arisen regarding security classified and controlled information. This report examines these issues
 
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Federal information policies in the 1990s : views and perspectives
Alternative Names
Relyea, Harold C.

レリア, ハロルド・C

Languages
English (144)

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United States government information policies : views and perspectivesThe Executive Office of the President : a historical, biographical, and bibliographical guideComparative perspectives on e-government : serving today and building for tomorrowSilencing science : national security controls and scientific communicationA brief history of emergency powers in the United States : a working paper : prepared for the Special Committee on National Emergencies and Delegated Emergency Powers, United States SenateThe vice presidency of the United States : evolution of the modern officeInforming Congress : the role of the executive branch in times of warThe National Performance Review