LIS

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AcronymDefinition
LISLibrary and Information Science
LISLocation Information Server
LISLow Income Subsidy (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services)
LISLegislative Information System (Virginia General Assembly)
LISLaboratory Information System
LISLove Inspired Suspense
LISLong Island Sound
LISLost in Space
LISLearning and Information Services (University of Hertfordshire, UK)
LISLuxembourg Income Study
LISLanguage Interpreter Services (Canada)
LISLife Insurance Settlement
LISLearning in Style (Minnesota)
LISLocked-in Syndrome (medical disorder)
LISLaboratoire des Images et des Signaux (French)
LISLand Information System
LISLandesinstitut für Schule (German: National Institute for School; Bremen, Germany)
LISLogical Ip Subnet
LISLocal Implementation Strategy
LISLocal Input State
LISListing
LISLingua Italiana Dei Segni (Italian)
LISLogistics Information System
LISLaboratory of Intelligent Systems
LISLightning Imaging Sensor
LISLibrary and Information Service
LISLaughing Inside
LISLogical IP Subnetwork
LISLine in the Sand
LISLibrary Information System
LISLocate in Scotland (UK)
LISLissencephaly
LISLibrary Information Systems
LISLiability Insurance Supplement
LISLink Information Systems (Japan)
LISLandmine Impact Survey
LISLegume Information System (National Center for Genome Resources and the USDA Agricultural Research Service)
LISLibrary Instruction Services (University of Texas at Austin)
LISLaser Isotope Separation
LISLocal Installation Source (computer files)
LISLoan Insurance Scheme (Singapore)
LISLife Is Peachy (Korn album)
LISLegislative Information Systems (Columbus, Ohio)
LISLocation Information System
LISLines In Service
LISLocal Innovation Systems (MIT Industrial Performance Center project)
LISLaughing In Silence
LISLandscape Industry Show
LISLicense Information System
LISLivestock Identification Services Ltd. (Alberta, Canada)
LISLesbians in Science
LISLaboratory Impex Systems (est. 1976; various locations)
LISLisbon, Portugal - Lisboa (Airport Code)
LISLotgenoten Incest Slachtoffers (Dutch website)
LISLocal Interconnection Service
LISLate-onset Idiopathic Scoliosis
LISLenders Interactive Services
LISLaboratorio de Ingenieria Sismica (Spanish: Earthquake Engineering Laboratory; University of Costa Rica)
LISLaboratory Informatics Symposium (Thermo Fisher Scientific; Waltham, MA)
LISLiquid Injectable Silicone
LISLife Imaging Services (Reinach, Switzerland)
LISLand Information Search
LISLoyola Institute for Spirituality
LISLandscape Institute Scotland (UK)
LISLoad Isolation System
LISLibrary of Iterative Solvers for Linear Systems
LISLuftfahrt-Informatik-Service (German: Aviation-Informatics-Services)
LISLegacy Information System
LISLinear Ion Source
LISLinux Integration Service
LISLibyan Intelligence Service
LISLife Insurance Solution
LISLeveraged Internet Services
LISLead-In Systems
LISLogistics and Inventory System
LISList Insertion Sort
LISLaser Ignition System
LISLeasing Information Services (Surry Hills, NSW, Australia)
LISLaw in the Internet Society (Columbia Law School course)
LISLithium Ion Storage
LISLow Intermittent Suction
LISLink Interface Shelf
LISLethality Test System
LISLaboratoria in Situ
LISLine Item Summary
LISLawful Interception Solutions
LISLiquid Injectable Silicon
LISLegislative Institution Strengthening
LISLaunch Instant Selector
LISLinear Interference Suppression
LISLocal Interstellar Space
LISLeven Is Strijd (Dutch: Life Is Struggle)
LISLoad Interrupter Switch
LISLibyan Internet Society
LISLogicomm Internet Solutions
LISLipoxygenase Inhibitor Screening
LISLoss Input Signal (telcom)
LISLoss Information System (insurance)
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That increase covers things like needed fixes to the Librarys IT systems, improvements to the legislative information systems for Congress and the public, a strategy to better exhibit the Librarys treasures to visitors, and some interesting new technology to make the written word more readily accessible to people who are blind.
The website was developed by Ohio's Legislative Information Systems for the Joint Committee on Agency Rule Review, which oversees state executive agencies to ensure they do not exceed their rule-making authority.
One of those, says Ron Piccone, manager of Legislative Information Systems, is "a dynamic bill tracking system that members can access by phone or computer anywhere, anytime."
"We came up with a huge data base of information that includes all of the texts of our bills," explains Bill Behnk, coordinator of the Assembly's Legislative Information Systems. Because the California Assembly sees about 6,000 bills every year, the cost efficiency of computers over paper was instantly evident to lawmakers, says Behnk.
More than 30 state legislatures provide dial-up access directly into legislative information systems for a fee.
In extreme cases where legislative information systems have been implemented to reflect only staff needs, the systems tend to be too complicated for most members to use only occasionally.
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