Log in or Sign up. Discussions: 2 Messages: Need help from twink users Zechs , Apr 3, Replies: 11 Views: Zergy Apr 7, Replies: 0 Views:
Circular No. A-119 -- Federal Register (Federal Participation in the Development and Use of Voluntary Consensus Standards and in Conformity Assessment Activities)
Twinking is dead. Blizz killed it - Battlegrounds - World of Warcraft Forums
OMB has revised this Circular in order to make the terminology of the Circular consistent with the National Technology Transfer and Advancement Act of , to issue guidance to the agencies on making their reports to OMB, to direct the Secretary of Commerce to issue policy guidance for conformity assessment, and to make changes for clarity. Discussion of Significant Comments and Changes. Standards developed by voluntary consensus standards bodies are often appropriate for use in achieving federal policy objectives and in conducting federal activities, including procurement and regulation. The policies of OMB Circular A are intended to: 1 encourage federal agencies to benefit from the expertise of the private sector; 2 promote federal agency participation in such bodies to ensure creation of standards that are useable by federal agencies; and 3 reduce reliance on government-unique standards where an existing voluntary standard would suffice. This revision stated that the policy of the federal government, in its procurement and regulatory activities, is to: 1 "[r]ely on voluntary standards, both domestic and international, whenever feasible and consistent with law and regulation;" 2 "[p]articipate in voluntary standards bodies when such participation is in the public interest and is compatible with agencies' missions, authorities, priorities, and budget resources;" and 3 "[c]oordinate agency participation in voluntary standards bodies so that. Authority for this Circular is based on 31 U.
Many gay men who watch pornography enjoy and sometimes prefer material in which condoms are not used, but have some anxieties about the potential effects of bareback porn on their own sexual behaviour. However, they largely displace these concerns onto other gay men, seen to be more easily influenced, according to Sharif Mowlabocus of the University of Sussex, speaking at the 2nd International Conference for the Social Sciences and Humanities in HIV in Paris last week. A second presentation to the conference explored gay men's differing understandings of 'bareback'. Whereas in the pre-AIDS era, sex without condoms was standard in gay pornographic images, the majority of producers started to ask performers to wear condoms during the s.