Index of PEER Reports by Subject

As of 8/21/2013

Updated once per year

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In most cases, Mississippi has been omitted before the names of agencies and departments.
Example: Mississippi Health Care Commission is listed as Health Care Commission


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-A-

Abuser fees, theory of, #559

Ad Valorem Tax, #135; #215

Addie McBryde Rehabilitation Center for the Blind, #148

Advertising expenditures, #326; #504

Aging, Council on, #219

Agriculture and Commerce, Department of, #64; #305; #383

Agricultural Aviation Board, #418

Agricultural extension service, #176

Agricultural land taxation, #255

Air and Water Pollution Control Commission, #35

Aircraft repair costs, #262

Airport improvement projects, #492

Airport Multi-Modal Fund Committee, #492

Alcoholic Beverage Control Bureau. See Tax Commission.

Alcorn State University, #451

Animal Health, Board of, #375

Aquaculture and poultry science research, #244

Architectural contracts, #303

Archives and History, Department of, #38; #281

Archusa Creek Water Park, #439

Arts Commission, #164

Assessments, #559

Assistant Reading Instructor program, #319

Associations, #437

Athletic Commission, #445

Athletic ticket distribution, #127

Attorney General, #177; #257

Attorney survey, #257

Audit Department, #144; #198; #207; #218; #495

Auditor, State, #241; #249; #495

Audits, Governmental, #207; #218; #495

Average daily pupil attendance, #241

Ayers Settlement Agreement, #525

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Baptist Memorial Hospital-North, #266

Barber Board, #106; #378; #455

Benton County Early Childhood Education Center, #102

Biloxi, City of, #228

Bingo, #344; #363; #522

Blake Clinic, #176

Blind, School for the, #411

Bioterrorism, #491

Bond interest rate swap instruments, #569

Bond issuance expenses, #245; #382; #427; #449

Breakeven analysis, #549

Bridges, #8; #55

Brookhaven Juvenile Rehabilitation Center, #422

Budgetary units of the state, #85; #92; #107; #120

Budgeting system, #289; #483

Building, Bureau of, #303; #429; #440; #478

Building Commission, #43

Burn Center, #340

Business development loans, #544

Business Logo Sign Program, #318

-C-

Camp Shelby, #345; #371

Canteen operation, #114; #551

Cash management procedures, #60; #68; #342

Casinos, #344; #420; #522

Cell phones, #425

Central Data Processing Authority, #74; #177; #223; #246

Certified Court Reporters, Board of, #401

Change orders, #10; #429; #440; #478

Charitable associations, #340; #344; #363

Charity hospitals, #184; #237; #249

Chickasawhay Natural Gas District, #201; #447

Child Nutrition Program employees, #560

Child support, #356; #462; #528; #567

Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), #519; #537

Children’s Rehabilitation Center, #175

Chiropractic Examiners, Board of, #452

Cigarette pricing law, #541

Classified advertising, #326

Coahoma Junior College, #204

Columbia Youth Training School. See Youth Services.

Commercial Mobile Radio Services Board, #424

Commercial public ports, #487

Commissary services, #551

Commodity pricing contracts, #325

Community action agencies, #548

Community and junior colleges, #486; #493; #494; #561

Community and Junior Colleges, Board for, #493

Community College Foundation, #333

Community Development Block Grant funds, #556

Community mental health centers, #511

Compendium of PEER Recommendations 2000-2003, #465

Comprehensive Employment Training Act, #82; #108; #132

Compulsory automobile liability insurance, #302

Computer systems, #397; #430

Conflict of interest, #311; #351; #359; #360; #365; #368

Construction process for state buildings, #478; #521

Construction program management, #395; #440

Consultants, #165; #166, #301; #311; #320: #368; #499

Contract lobbyists, #512

Contract workers, #484; #499

Contracts, #7; #39; #55; #86; #93; #109; #237; #251; #284; #301; #303; #306; #313; #318; #336; #350; #351; #352; #359; #368; #369; #370; #386; #392; #395; #484; #499; #504; #507; #510; #521

Cooperative Extension Service, #176

Cooperative purchasing, #505

Corrections, Department of (See also Penitentiary), #331 ; #309; #315; #314; #346; #367; #390; #400; #402; #409; #415; #419; #428; #438; #443; #458; #459; #472; #474; #482; #496; #507; #509; #517; #532; #549; #550; #551, #557; #565; #571

Corridor Program, #51

Cosmetology, Board of, #455

Cost-benefit information, #28; #70; #73

Cost per inmate day, #331 ; #346; #367; #390; #400; #415; #419; #428; #443; #458; #474; #482; #496; #509; #517; #532; #549; #550, #557; #565

Council on Aging, #93; #173

Counselors, #497

County expenditures, #31; #81

County government finance, #569

County information systems, #430

County jails, #472

County purchasing, #167

County vendor licensing, #84

Court reporter licensing, #401

Crime Laboratory, #476; #514; #529

Criminal assessments, #559

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Deaf education, #32; #71; #125

Deaf, School for the, #32; #71; #125; #411

Dealer license tags, #12

Death investigation, #514

Deer management program, #570

Deferred compensation, #75; #405

Deficit spending, #260; #269

Delta Regional Medical Center, #340

Dental School. See University of Mississippi, School of Dentistry.

Depository Commission, #4

Design standards, #77

Disabilities, #480

Disability determination, #426

District attorneys, #214

Driver’s license reinstatement fees, #199

Dropout prevention program, #508

Drug Education Program, #50

Drug law enforcement, #535

Dyslexia pilot programs, #485

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East Central Planning and Development District, #448

East Mississippi Junior College, #185

East Mississippi State Hospital, #364

Economic development, #178; #189; #238; #264; #339; #344; #355; #369; #372; #544

Economic and Community Development, Department of, #158; #174; #189; #238; #355; #369

Economy and efficiency measures, #110; #431

Education

Education, Department of, #15; #20; #28; #65; #124; #141; #215; #276; #319; #316; #359; #360; #362; #385; #433; #436; #485; #508; #539; #566

Educational television, #293; #300

Eight-hour work day, #3

Election Commissioners, Board of, #288

Electric Power Associations, #133; #194

Electronic data processing, #74; #223

Electronic health records, #542

Eleemosynary Board, #184

Emergency Management Agency, #403

Emergency public health powers, #491

Emergency telephone service, #490

Employees

Employment Security Commission, #82; #139; #225; #248; #256; #453

Employment Security, Department of, #533

Employment testing procedures, #225; #256

Energy and Transportation, Division of, #265

Engineering contracts, #284; #303; #392

Engineers and Land Surveyors, Board of Registration for Professional, #468

“Enterprise Mississippi,” #518

Environmental Quality, Department of, #353, #556

Equipment shop, #365

Ethics Commission, #98

Ethics laws, #368

Excess cash, #2; #4

Expenditure reviews, #20; #23; #67; #69; #300; #499; #545

Exports, #238

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Fair Commission, #150; #527

Family and Children’s Services, Division of, #394

Family Preservation Act, #362

Farm and Home Board, #18; #105

Federal aid funds, #97; #548

Federal mandates, #349

Federal project grants, #553

Fees, #442; #483

Financial management system, #149

Fire Academy, #59; #138

Fiscal audits, #13; #29; #495

Finance and Administration, Department of, #329; #325 ; #323; #321; #242; #249; #260; #269; #270; #289; #303; #336; #350; #352; #370; #386; #395; #407; #429; #440; #478; #529; #537; #543, #553, #559

Financial aid (student), #338

Financial statements and fiscal controls, #289; #495

Firefighters Memorial Burn Center and Burn Association, #340

Fiscal Management Board, #195; #209

Fleet management, #543

Flood control, #540; #545

Food service contracts, #306

Food Protection Program, #461

Food Stamp Program, #49

Foreign trade, #238

Forest Harvesting Law, #374

Forestry Commission, #34; #374; #412

Forfeited assets, #272

Forrest County, #272

Foundation, community college, #333

Foundations, university, #500; #523

Four-lane highway program, #304; #414

Friends of Mississippi Parks, #200

Fuelman, #298

Funds allocation, community and junior colleges, #486

Funeral Service, Board of, #469

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Game and Fish Commission, #42

Game laws, #186

Gaming Commission, #344; #363; #420; #522

Gaming revenues, #344; #360; #522

Gaming roads program, #414

Garbage trucks, #217

Gautier Utility District, #210

Geological, Economic, and Topographical Survey, #36

General Services, Office of, #167; #222; #237; #239; #254; #281

Golden Triangle Planning and Development District, #446

Golden Triangle Regional Medical Center, #137; #287

Golden Triangle Vocational-Technical Center, #185

Government consolidation, #267

Government Employees’ Deferred Compensation Plan, #405

Government reorganization, #229; #258

Governor’s Commission on Recovery, Rebuilding, and Renewal, #556

Governor’s Mansion, #281

Governor’s Office of Job Development and Training, #108; #118; #132

Governor’s Private Sector Services, Inc., #82

Grand Gulf Plant, #131; #165

Grants, #553

Greenville Higher Education Center, #494

Group purchasing organizations, #552

Gulf Coast Region Utility Act, #546, #556

Gulf Coast Regional Infrastructure Program, #556

Gulf Region Water and Wastewater Plan, #556

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Hancock County, #569

Harrison County Utility Authority, #546, #556

Hazardous wastes, #98

Health and safety issues, #432

Health Care Commission, #98

Health Care Trust Fund, #456

Health insurance, #270

Health Insurance Management Board, #537

Health insurance, state and public school employees, #323; #336; #350; #352; #370; #386; #519, #560

Health insurance risk pool, #321

Health insurance utilization review, #242

Health, Board of, #7; #33; #39; #175; #250; #481

Health, Department of, #7; #202; #225; #254; #256; #268; #271; #327; #408; #461; #481; #568

Health Department, Informed Consent Administration, #327

Healthmarc, #242

Highway Commission, #58

Highway Department (see also Transportation, Department of), #6; #8; #10; #13; #21; #51; #55; #56; #58; #72; #77; #80; #87; #89; #103; #119; #147; #180; #233

Hinds County, #266; #569

Hinds County Youth Court and Detention Center, #240

Home Corporation, #311; #351; #384; #488

Home health agencies, #271

Home Ties Program, #362

Hospital privatization, #266

Hospital purchasing, #232; #552

Hospitals, community, #137

Hospitals, state, #37; #184; #364

Housing, #488

Housing Finance Corporation, #193

Hudspeth Regional (Retardation) Center, #221; #477

Human Resources Development, Inc., #40

Human Services, Department of, #240; #251; #279; #282; #330 ; #356; #357; #362; #394; #413; #432; #462; #528; #548; #567

Human Services, Project L.E.A.P., #330

Hurricane Katrina’s impact, #487, #556

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Incarceration costs, #409

Income

Independence Coal-Fueled Plant, #131

Independent contractors, #499

Indicators, state agency, #85; #92; #107; #120; #129

Indigent health care, #184

Information Technology Services, Department of, #397; #425; #430

Informed Consent Laws, #327

Inmate medical care, #507

Inmate Welfare Fund, #551

Institute for Technology Development, #178; #264

Institutions of Higher Learning, Board of Trustees of, #26; #127; #130; #151; #168; #179; #183; #206; #252; #294; #338; #342; #416; #451; #493; #494; #500; #516; #521; #523; #525; #543

Insurance, #99; #213; #221; #222; #242; #243; #283; #302; #336; #350; #352; #370; #398; #537

Insurance, Department of, #213; #398

Interlibrary Loan Project, #376

Internal controls, #402

Interstate 20, #87

Intragovernmental service fees, #483

Inverness Nutrition Center, #173

Investment of excess cash, #2; #4

Investment procedures, #96; #143

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Jackson, City of, #40

Jackson County, #217; #399

Jackson State University, #278; #416

Judicial Performance, Commission on, #434

Junior colleges (and community colleges), #23; #88; #98; #185; #204; #306; #333; #486; #493

Juvenile justice, #506

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Katrina, Hurricane, impact on ports, #487

Kemper County bridge, #233

-L-

L.E.A.P. Project, #330

Land Commission, #30

Land Surveyors, Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and, #468

Landscape gardener licensure exam, #383

Lafayette County, #266

Lauderdale County, #267

Lauderdale County Emergency Communications District, #490

Law Enforcement Officer Training Academy, #406

Leasing processes, #561

Legal assistants, #214

Library Commission, #376; #475

Legislative Audit Committee operations, #24

Licensed Professional Counselors, Board of, #497

Lieu Land Commission, #116

Liquidated damages, #10; #72

Litton Industrial Facilities, #6

Lobbyists, #512

Local bond issues, #245; #449

Local government funding and services, #267

Local tourism commissions, #460

Long-term care, #250

Louisiana World Exposition 1984 (Mississippi Pavilion), #158

Lowndes County Board of Supervisors, #287

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Magnolia State Enterprises, #309

Magnolia Venture Capital Corporation, #355

Malmaison Wildlife Management Area, #95

Managed care, #555; #563

Mansion Trust, #281

Mantachie Natural Gas District, #334

Marine Resources Council, #46

Marine Resources, Department of, #322; #380; #389; #444

Marion, Town of, #267

Marriage and family therapists, #501

Medicaid Program, #75; #83; #153; #354; #431; #510; #519; #530; #534; #542, #555; #563

Medical care for state inmates, #507

Medical clinics, universities’ and community and junior colleges’, #493

Medical Examiner, #203; #514

Medical malpractice insurance, #243

Memorial Stadium Commission, #117; #183

Mental Health, Department of, #161; #220; #221; #364; #422; #477; #511

Mental health services and planning, #511

Mental retardation centers, #126; #221; #477

Meridian, City of, #267

Meridian/Lauderdale County Partnership, #339

Meridian Public School District, #359

Methodist Medical Center, #266

Military Department funds, #328 ; #345; #371

Milk inspection program, #202

Mineral Lease Commission, #41

Minimum Foundation Program, #15; #63; #215; #241; #247; #276

Mississippi Adequate Education Program, #433; #436

Mississippi Delta Community College, #561

Mississippi Development Authority, #460; #515; #544

Mississippi Home Corporation, #311; #351; #488

Mississippi Prison Industries Corporation, #571

Mississippi Power and Light Company, #131; #165

Mississippi River Bridge at Vicksburg, #8

Mississippi State University

Mississippi Technology Alliance, #515

Mississippi Union Catalog, #376

Mississippi University for Women Foundation, #523

Mississippi Valley State University, #278

Moss Point School District, #381

Motor Vehicle Comptroller, #11; #12; #57; #90; #100; #101

MSCAN (Mississippi Coordinated Access Network), #555; #563

Municipal Electric Utilities, #133; #194

Municipal Gas Authority of Mississippi, #463

-N-

Narcotics, Bureau of, #122; #224; #262; #406

Natural Resources, Department of, #98; #115; #142; #152; #171; #200

Natural resources, state, #36; #41; #42; #46; #64; #112; #374

Nonelected boards, #312

Non-Emergency Transportation Services program, #510

Northeast Mississippi Planning and Development District, #263; #372

Nursing homes, #228; #250; #404; #423; #464

-O-

Oakley Youth Training School. See Youth Services.

Office space leasing, #222

Oil and Gas Board, #171

Oil overcharge program, #265

Onsite Wastewater Disposal Program, #461

Optometry, Board of, #377

-P-

Pandemics, #491

Parchman. See Penitentiary.

Park Commission, #16; #48

Parks, Bureau of Recreation and. See Natural Resources, Department of.

Partnership for a Healthy Mississippi, #456

Pascagoula River Wildlife Management Area, #112

Pat Harrison Waterway District, #439

Pearl River Community College, #306

Pearl River flood control, #540; #545

Pearl River Valley Water Supply District, #320; #159; #172; #301; #320; #471

PEER Committee operations, #24; #113; #123; #134; #146; #157; #170; #182; #196; #211; #261; #277; #292; #310; #323; #361; #379; #396; #410; #421; #435; #450; #465; #467; #479; #489; #502; #513; #524; #538, #554; #562

Penitentiary, #1; #9; #22; #52; #91; #114; #204; #235; #260; #296; #309; #314; #315; #331; #346; #390; #400; #402; #409; #415; #419; #428; #438; #443; #458; #459; #472; #474; #482; #496; #507

Performance evaluations, #15; #16; #18; #20; #21; #23; #29; #30; #32; #33; #34; #35; #36; #37; #38; #41; #42; #43; #45; #46; #48; #54; #57; #67; #74; #78; #105; #106; #122; #125; #128; #148

Performance review of state government, #518

Personal service contracts, #329; #368; #369; #484; #499; #561

Personnel Board, #190; #216; #225; #227; #256; #313, #332; #341; #358; #453, #547

Petroleum products inspection program, #305

Pharmacy, Board of, #275; #291; #470; #536

Planning and development districts, #53; #69; #219; #263; #372; #446; #448; #548

Pollution, #35; #171

Pontotoc County School District, #247

Port at Gulfport, #174; #231; #487

Port Authority, #174; #231; #387; #487

Portable scale operation, #11; #163

Ports, #487

Printing and publications, #156

Prison commissary services, #551

Prison industries program, #309; #571

Private attorneys, #257

Private correctional facilities, #419; #551

Private nonprofit associations, #437

Private vehicle mileage reimbursement, #337

Privatization, #266; #286; #315; #318; #567

Program budgeting, #62

Program evaluations, #65

Promotional practices, #296

Property taxation, #526

Psychiatric correctional facility, #367

Psychology, Board of, #503

Public Employees’ Retirement System, #143; #177; #191; #230; #253; #259; #273; #297; #335; #373; #391; #405; #426; #441; #564

Public health, #408; #491

Public land, #30; #76; #285

Public Safety, Department of, #45; #199; #203; #224; #236; #262; #476; #529

Public schools, #17; #215; #276; #299; #366; #508

Public school employees’ health insurance, #323; #336; #350; #352; #370

Public Service Commission, #78; #98; #131; #165; #205; #531

Public utilities, #78; #131; #133; #135; #165; #201; #205; #210; #334; #451; #463; #531

Public Utilities Staff, #531

Public utility property, #135

Public Welfare, Department of, #14; #86; #102

Publications, #156

Purchasing procedures, #115; #147; #155; #167; #217; #220; #232; #298; #505; #542; #552; #561

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Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organization Act (RICO), #272

Rankin County School District, #280; #283

Rankin-Hinds Pearl River Flood and Drainage Control District, #540; #545

Real estate consultants, #321; #301

Realignment, #332

Recreation and Parks, Bureau of. See Natural Resources, Department of.

Reduction-in-force, #341

Reforestation, #374

Regional correctional facilities, #419; #438; #459; #472; #549

Regional mental health centers, #161

Rehabilitation Services, Department of, #348; #480

Reorganization, #229; #258; #481

Research and Development Center, #189

Revenue maximization contracts, #413

“Revolving door” issues, #368

Right-of-Way Division. See Highway Department.

Road and bridge expenditures, #31; #81

Ross Barnett Reservoir, #159; #172; #471

Route Marker Program, #89

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Salary increases, #358

Salvage timber, #112

Sample textbooks, sale of, #111

School attendance officers, #316

School boards, #312

School districts’ administrative spending, #299

School districts’ Child Nutrition Program employees, #560

School districts’ dropout prevention plans, #508

School districts’ selection of vendors, #366

Secretary of State, Office of the, #285; #380; #417; #444

Security deficiencies, #314

Seized property, #272

Self-insurance groups, #308

Sixteenth section land, #76; #98; #280

Social Security, #14; #86

Social Services, Office of, #282

Social workers, #501

Social Workers and Marriage and Family Therapists, Board of Examiners for, #501

Southern Mississippi Planning and Development District, #69; #219; #372

Southwest Mississippi Planning and Development District, #219; #372

Special license tags, #12

Special needs correctional facility, #315

Stadium attendance count, #278

Staff housing, #220; #371

State Aid Road Division. See Highway Department.

State Auditor, #347

State contracts for commodities, #325; #505

State Hospital, #37; #104; #220

State indicators, #85; #92; #106

State-owned vehicles, #192; #307; #337; #543

State port, #174; #231

State veterans’ homes, #268; #290; #404; #423; #464; #498

Statewide Automated Accounting System (SAAS), #289

Stone County Utility Authority, #556

Strategic planning, #511

Stripper well settlements, #265

Sunset laws, #61

Supplemental agreements, #10

Surplus Property Procurement Commission, #54

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Take-home pay plan, #25; #47

Tallahala Creek Lake Project, #73

TANF (Temporary Assistance to Needy Families), #357

Tax Commission, #255; #526

Tax credit program, #384

Tax equity, #267

Tax-forfeited lands, #285

Teacher salary schedules, #66

Technology Alliance, #515

Telecommunications equipment, #239

Telephone service charges, #490

Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway, #55; #70

Textbook Purchasing Board, #109; #111

Textbook Depository, #5

Three Rivers Planning and Development District, #53

Tidelands funds, #380; #444

Timber sales, #320; #345

Time and motion study, #56

Title XX of the Social Security Act, #86

Tobacco sales law, #541

Tobacco settlement funds, #456

Tombigbee River Valley Water Management District, #155; #454

Tourism, #460

Transportation, Department of, #284; #304; #305; #318; #317; #365; #388; #392; #393; #414; #520

Transportation improvement funds, #492

Transportation Planning Council, #98

Trauma care, #568

Travel agency contract, #195; #209; #407

Travel analysis, #121; #136; #145; #160; #169; #181; #197; #212; #234; #337

Travel policies, #311; #337; #407

Travel guide, #187

Treasury, #289

Truck weight enforcement, #163; #226

Tunica County School District, #360

-U-

Unfair Cigarette Sales Law, #541

Universities’ medical clinics, #493

University cash management, #252

University construction projects, #521

University foundations and athletic programs, #294; #500; #523

University funding formula, #516

University of Mississippi

University programs and facilities, #525

Utility authorities, #546, #556

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Variable Compensation Plan, #332; #358

Vehicles, #192; #307; #337; #543

Vendor licensing, #84

Venture Capital Act, #355

Veterans’ Affairs Board, #268; #290; #404; #423; #464; #498

Veterans’ Farm and Home Board, #18; #105

Veterans’ Home Purchase Board, #208; #274

Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, #375

Veterinary Medicine, Board of, #466

Veterinary School, #168

Vocational rehabilitation, #20

Vocational-technical education, #65; #124; #141; #276

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Warehouses, #9; #227; #254

Welfare reform, #357

West Jackson County Utility District, #399

Whitfield. See State Hospital.

Wide area telecommunications service in state government, #79

Wild game programs, #570

Wildlife Conservation, Department of, #95; #98; #128; #186

Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks, Department of, #295; #389; #570

WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Nutrition Program, #254

Wireless communication, #424, #425

Workers’ Compensation Commission, #213; #308, #558

Workers’ compensation rates, #213; #457

Workforce Investment Act, #533

World’s Fair Council, #158

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Year-end expenditures, #260; #269

Youth Court, #240; #506

Youth Services, Department of, #67; #140; #154; Office of, #279; Division of, #432

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