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CB Committee bill

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CETC Connecticut Employment and Training Commission

CEUI Connecticut Employee Union Independent

CGS Connecticut General Statutes

CHA Connecticut Housing Authority

CHEFA Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority

CHESLA Connecticut Higher Education Supplemental Loan Authority

CHFA Connecticut Housing Finance Authority

CHHC Commission on Hospitals and Health Care

CHIF Connecticut Housing Investment Fund

CHRO Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities

CHWMS Connecticut Hazardous Waste Management Service

CII Connecticut Innovation Incorporated

CLJ Connecticut Law Journal

COLA Cost of living adjustment

COLP Commission of Official Legal Publications

CON Certificate of Need

CONNDOT Connecticut Department of Transportation

CONNMAP Connecticut Medicare Assignment Program

CONNPACE Connecticut Pharmaceutical Assistance Contract for the Elderly

CORA Corrupt Organization and Racketeering Activity Act

CPTC Connecticut Public Transportation Commission

CRA Community Reinvestment Act

CRB Compensation Review Board

CROG Capitol Regional Council of Government

CRRA Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority

CSEA Connecticut State Employees Association

CSEB Child Support Enforcement Bureau

CSG Council of State Governments

CSL Connecticut State Library

CSU Connecticut State University

C-T Community-Technical (colleges)

CUTPA Connecticut Unfair Trade Practices Act

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DAS Department of Administrative Services

DCF Department of Children and Families

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DECD Department of Economic and Community Development

DEP Department of Environmental Protection

DHE Department of Higher Education

DMHAS Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services

DMR Department of Mental Retardation

DMV Department of Motor Vehicles

DOA Department of Agriculture

DOC Department of Correction

DOL Department of Labor

DOT Department of Transportation

DPH Department of Public Health

DPS Department of Public Safety

DPUC Department of Public Utility Control

DPW Department of Public Works

DRG Diagnosis Related Group

DRS Department of Revenue Services

DSE Division of Support Enforcement

DSR Division of Special Revenue

DSS Department of Social Services

DWI Driving while intoxicated

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ERISA Employees Retirement Income Security Act

ERG Education Reference Group

ESL English as a Second Language

EZ Enterprise Zone

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FOI Freedom of Information

FPL Federal Poverty Level

FWSN Family With Service Needs

FY Fiscal Year

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GAE Government Administration and Elections Committee

GF General Fund

GIS Geographic Information System

GMO Genetically Modified Organism

GO General Obligation (bonds)

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HJR House Joint Resolution

HMO Health Maintenance Organization

HR House Resolution

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ICF Intermediate Care Facility

IEP Individual Education Plan (special education)

IOLTA Interest on Lawyers’ Trust Accounts

ISO Independent System Operator (electric power grid)

ISTEA Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act

IT Information Technology

ITS Information Technology Services (Legislative)

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JD Judicial District

JF Joint Favorable

JFES Jobs First Employment Services

JFS Joint Favorable Substitute

JRC Judicial Review Council

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LCO Legislative Commissioners’ Office

LEA Local Education Agency

LEC Limited Equity Cooperative

LEP Limited English-proficient

LIS Long Island Sound

LLR Legally Liable Relative

LLRW Low level radioactive waste

LOB Legislative Office Building

LOCIP Local Capitol Improvement Project

LRC Law Revision Commission

LRI Legislative Record Index

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MAA Manufacturing Assistance Act

MBE Minority Business Enterprise

MDC Metropolitan District Commission

MER Minimum Expenditure Requirement

MERA Municipal Employees Relations Act

MERF Municipal Employees’ Retirement Fund

MHA Mutual Housing Association

MSA Metropolitan Statistical Area

MSW Municipal Solid Waste

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NCSL National Conference of State Legislators

NEBHE New England Board of Higher Education

NRZ Neighborhood Revitalization Zone

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OCC Office of Consumer Counsel

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OE Other Expenses (budget)

OEMS Office of Emergency Medical Services

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OIC Occupational Industrial Center

OLM Office of Legisltaive Management

OLR Office of Legislative Research; Office of Labor Relations

OPA Office of Protection and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities

OPM Office of Policy and Management

OTB Off-Track Betting

OVS Office of Victim Services

OWC Office of Workforce Competitiveness

OWLS Order of Women Legislators

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PAC Political Action Committee

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PCSW Permanent Commission on the Status of Women

P&D Planning and Development Committee

PHA Public Housing Authority

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PIT Personal Income Tax

PL Public Law (Federal)

POST Police Officer Standards and Training Council

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PR Pass retain

PRI Program Review and Investigations Committee, Legislative

PRIME Private Rental Investment Mortgage and Equity

PRUCOL Permanently resident under color of law

PS Personal Services (Budget)

PT Pass temporarily

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RAM Reverse annuity mortgage

RAP Rental Assistance Program

RB Raised bill

RCH Residential Care Home

RCEO Regional Council of Elected Officials

REIS Racial and Ethnic Impact Statement

RESC Regional Educational Service Center

RFP Request for proposal

RFQ Request for quotation

RPA Regional Planning Authority

RRES Race, Religion, Ethnicity, Sexual Orientation (crime)

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SAGA State Administered General Assistance

SBE State Board of Education

SBLR State Board of Labor Relations

SBMA State Board of Mediation and Arbitration

SDA Service delivery area

SDE State Department on Education

SCRF Special capital reserve fund

SEBAC State Employees Bargaining Agent Coalition

SEEC State Elections Enforcement Commission

SERF State Employees’ Retirement Fund

SERS State Employees Retirement Service

SGI Service Group Inc.

SIF Second Injury Fund

SJR Senate Joint Resolution

SMSA Standard metropolitan statistical area

SNF Skilled Nursing Facility

SOCITF State Organized Crime Investigative Task Force

SPRB State Properties Review Board

SR Senate Resolution

SSDI Social Security Diability Insurance

SSI Supplemental Security Income

SSP State Supplement Program (see also AABD)

STC State Traffic Commission

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STF Special Transportation Fund

STO Special tax obligation (bonds)

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TIC Targeted investment community

TIF Tax increment financing

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TSB Transportation Strategy Board

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UC Unemployement Compensation

UCONN University of Connecticut

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WIC Women, Infants and Childrens' Food Program

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YO Youthful offender

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List of credentials in psychology




Although undergraduate (Bachelors) degrees for psychology and counseling exist, in most jurisdictions, the minimum requirement for licensure is a graduate degree (masters or doctorate).

Associates degrees

Associate of Art (AA) or Associate of Science (AS): Associates degrees are usually two-year degrees and are often offered at community colleges. Many choose to start with Associate degrees in counseling psychology, clinical psychology, or related fields, before starting work on degrees which require further education. An Associate degree is usually not required in order to enroll in a Bachelor's degree program.

Bachelors degrees

Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) - 4 years of college/university, clinical coursework in Social Work, Guidance, Counseling, Psychotherapy, Human Services, Psychology, others, and extensive internship experience including counseling/therapy required. Assessment, diagnosis,and treatment are part of the curriculum.
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Science (BS), Bachelor of Social Work (BSW): Bachelors degrees usually require four years of study and are required prior to entry into graduate programs where Masters or Doctoral degrees may be earned. Although a person may earn a Bachelors degree in counseling psychology, clinical psychology or related fields in mental health, a person may have had a major concentration in another field of study and still qualify for entry into a graduate school for study in the area of psychology. A bachelors degree does not meet the requirements for clinical practice or licensure.

Masters degrees

Master of Social Work (MSW) - See BSW above also. 6 years of college/university, clinical coursework in Social Work, Guidance, Counseling, Psychotherapy, Human Services, Psychology, others, and extensive practicum experience including counseling/therapy required. Assessment, diagnosis, and treatment are part of the curriculum.
Master of Arts (MA) or Master of Science (MS) in counseling psychology, clinical psychology, educational psychology. A master's degree in the specified area may require completion of a master's thesis, dissertation and/or project.
Master's degree in social work or social welfare (MSW)
Master of Science in Counseling (MSC)
Master of Arts in Professional Counseling (MPC)
Masters of Science in Education (MSEd)

Doctoral degrees

Doctor of Marriage and Family Therapy (DMFT)
Licentiate in Psychology or Psychologist (LPsy) – professional title used in EU and Latin American countries and equivalent of PsyD of the US
Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) – requires the student to create relevant and helpful research that contributes to the existing body of knowledge or scholarship in an area. At one time, the PsyD was assumed to not require significant research activities, focusing more on advanced clinical training. However, most academic institutions offering a PsyD today require the completion of a dissertation suitable for publishing. To use the title "psychologist", individuals must meet their state requirements and obtain a license to practice psychology.
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD): A Doctor of Philosophy degree in psychology prepares the student to conduct independent research and to provide professional services (consultation, assessment, diagnosis, therapy). To use the title "psychologist", individuals must meet their state requirements and obtain a license to practice psychology.

Professional licenses

Professional licenses for mental health providers with a masters degree issued by US states to graduate degree holders which allow them to legally practice:

Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker (LSCSW) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)- Masters in Social Work required, plus supervised experience, and continuing education
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) – Masters in Psychology and/or Marriage and Family Therapy required, plus supervised experience
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) – Masters in Social Work required, plus supervised experience[1]
Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC; LPC or LCMHC in some states) – Masters in Counseling and/or Psychology, plus supervised experience [2]
Licensed Creative Arts Therapist (LCAT) – Masters in Art Therapy, Music Therapy, Dance/Movement Therapy, or Drama Therapy, plus supervised experience
Licensed Psychologist - Doctorate in Psychology (except for West Virginia which requires a Masters in Psychology)
Licensed Masters Degreed Psychologists[3][4]

Licensed Psychological Associate - Masters in Psychology (Alaska, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, & Texas)
Licensed Psychologist Associate - Masters in Psychology (Colorado, New Mexico, & Oregon)
Licensed Psychological Examiner - Masters in Psychology (Arkansas & Maine)
Licensed Psychological Assistant - Masters in Psychology (Tennessee)
Licensed Psychologist - Masters in Psychology (West Virginia)

Licensed Professional Counselor - Masters in Counseling, must pass the National Counseling Examination, plus 3000 hrs of supervised experience, and CE

National Certified Counselor- differs from state to state; most require the LPC licensure; see www.nbcc.org for particular state requirements
Professional certifications

Certifications for licensed providers are offered by various non-profit and for-profit organizations such as the National Board for Certified Counselors and Affiliates. [5] In most states, a license to practice is also required.




Abbreviations and Acronyms

AAPAR: American Association for Physical Activity and Recreation

ADA: Americans with Disabilities Act

APE: Adapted Physical Education

CAPE: Certified Adapted Physical Educator

CFR: Code of Federal Regulations. 34 CFR sec/104.3 (j) (1), Title 34 education, Subtitle B Regulations of the Offices of the Department of Education. Chapter I — Office for Civil Rights, Department of Education
Part 104 — nondiscrimination on the basis of handicap in programs or activities receiving federal financial assistance (j) handicapped person — (1) handicapped persons means any person who (i) has a physical or mental impairment which substantially limits one or more major life activities, (ii) has a record of such an impairment, or (iii) is regarded as having such an impairment.CFR 300.43(a) Defines “transition services” to mean a coordinated set of activities for a child with a disability that:

  • Is designed to be within a results-oriented process, that is focused on improving the academic and functional achievement of the child with a disability to facilitate the child’s movement from school to post-school activities, including postsecondary education, vocational education, integrated employment (including supported employment); continuing and adult education, adult services, independent living, or community participation;
  • Is based on the individual child’s needs, taking into account the child’s strengths, preferences, and interests; and
  • Includes instruction, related services, community experiences, the development of employment and other post-school adult living objectives, and, if appropriate, acquisition of daily living skills and functional vocational evaluation.

CSDE: Connecticut State Department of Education

DAPE: Developmentally Appropriate Physical Education

FAPE: free and appropriate public education

GPE: general physical educator

IDEA: Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act of 2004

IEP: individualized education program

IPEP: Individualized Physical Education Plan

ITP: individualized transition plan

LEA: local education agency

LRE: least restrictive environment

MVPA: >50%MVPAÂ more than 50 per cent moderate-to-vigorous physical activity

NASPE: National Association for Sport and Physical Education

NCPERID: National Consortium for Physical Education and Recreation for Individuals with Disabilities

OT: occupational therapy / occupational therapist

PE: physical education

PL: Public Law. PL 94-142, PL 108-446, Public Law 108-446

PPT: Planning and Placement Team

PT: Physical Therapy / Physical Therapist

Section 504: Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 is a civil rights law. It was developed to protect the community of people with disabilities who, due to an impairment or disabling condition, may not otherwise have been able to access programs and services funded (in part or whole) by the federal government.

USC: United States Code. United States Code, Title 20 section 1414 (a) and (b) Sub-Section 1414. Evaluations, eligibility determinations, individualized education programs, and educational placements: (a) Evaluations, parental consent, and reevaluations (b) Evaluation procedures.


  DCF Department of Children and Families



ACR - Administrative Case Review
AAG - Assistant Attorney General
ABH - Advanced Behavioral Health, Inc.
ACF - Administration for Children and Families (Federal)
AD - Area Director
AG - Attorney General
AO - Area Office
AOSW - Area Office Social Worker
APHSA - American Public Human Services Association
APPLA - Another Planned Permanent Living Arrangement
ASO - Administrative Service Organization

BHP - Behavioral Health Partnership
BSF - Building Stronger Families

CA - Case Aide
CAFAP - Connecticut Association of Foster and Adoptive Parents
CAN - Connecticut Association of Non-profits
CAN Codes - Child Abuse and Neglect Codes for LINK reporting
CARES - Child and Adolescent Rapid Emergency System
CASAC - Connecticut State Adolescent Substance Abuse Treatment Coordination Project
CBHAC - Children’s Behavioral Health Advisory Council
CBT - Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
CCPA - Connecticut Community Providers Association
CFSR - Child and Family Service Review
CHAP - Community Housing Assistance Program
CHEER - Community, Housing, Educational and Enrichment Resources Program
CIP - Children in Placement
CJR - Connecticut Junior Republic
CJTS - Connecticut Juvenile Training School
CLOC - Children's League of Connecticut
CMCU - Centralized Medication Consent Unit
CO - Central Office (505 Hudson Street, Hartford, CT 06106)
CPA - Child Placing Agency
CPS - Child Protective Services
CSC - Children's Services Consultant
CSSD - Court Support Services Division (Judicial Branch)
CTBHP - Connecticut Behavioral Health Partnership
CTJJA - Connecticut Juvenile Justice Alliance
CWLA - Child Welfare League of America
CYSA - Connecticut Youth Services Association
CYSPI - CT Youth Suicide Prevention Initiative

DBT - Dialectical Behavior Therapy
DCF - Department of Children and Families
DDS - Department of Developmental Services
DMHAS - Department of Mental Health and Addition Services
DMST - Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking
DOC - Department of Correction
DPH - Department of Public Health
DRS - Differential Response System
DSS - Department of Social Services

ECCP - Early Childhood Consultation Partnership
ED - Emergency Departments
EDT - Extended Day Treatment
EMPS - Emergency Mobile Psychiatric Services
EPSDT - Early Periodic Screening Diagnosis and Treatment

FAR - Family Assessment Response
FAVOR - Family Advocacy for Children's Behavioral Health
FST - Family Support Teams
FBR - Family-Based Recovery (Substance Abuse)
FFT - Functional Family Therapy
FSATS - Family Substance Abuse Treatment Services
FWSN - Family With Service Needs

GAIN - Global Appraisal for Individual Needs
GAL - Guardian Ad Litem

HART - Human Anti-trafficking Response Team
HHS - Department of Health and Human Services (Federal)
HYP - Hartford Youth Project
ICFSS - Intensive Community Family Support Service Programs


ICO - Interstate Compact Office
IEP - Individualized Education Program
IICAPS - Intensive In-home Child and Adoplescent Psychiatric Services
IS - Information Systems
IRB - Institutional Review Board
IV-E - Title IV-E of the Federal Social Security Act

JJ - Juvenile Justice
JJPOC - Juvenile Jurisdiction Policy and Operations Coordinating Council
JJPIC - Juvenile Jurisdiction Planning and Implementation Committee

LGBTI - Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex

Manson - Manson Youth Correctional Institution
MAWGY - Multi Agency Working Group on Youth
MDFT - Multi-Dimensional Family Therapy
MEPA - Multi Ethnic Placement Act
MET - Motivation Enhancement Therapy
MSS - Managed Service System
MST - Multi-Systemic Therapy
MST- FIT - Multi-Systemic Therapy - Family Intensive Therapy
MST-PSB - Multi-systemic Therapy – Problem Sexual Behavior
MYI - Manson Youth Correctional Institution

NAMI-CT - National Alliance for the Mentally Ill of Connecticut

OCA - Office of the Child Advocate
OFAS - Office of Foster and Adoption Services
OOS - Out of State
OPP - Our Piece of Pie Program
OTC - Order of Temporary Custody

PASS - Preparing Adolescents for Self-Sufficiency Group Home
PD - Program Director
PDCs - Permanency Diagnostic Centers
PEAS - Parent Education and Assessment Child Services
PFC - Professional Foster Care
PIP - Program Improvement Plans
PM - Program Manager
PPT - Permanency Planning Team
PRT - Placement Review Team
PRTFs - Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities
PMI - Psychotropic Medication Information
PWCL - Parents With Cognitive Limitations
PYDI - Positive Youth Development Initiative

RA - Regional Administrator
RFP - Request for Proposal
RBA - Results Based Accountability
RBT - Reinforcement Based Therapy
RRG - Regional Resource Group
RTA CT - Raise the Age Connecticut
RTC - Residential Treatment Center

SAC - State Advisory Council
SACWIS - Statewide Automated Child Welfare Information Systems
SAFAR - Substance-Abusing Families at Risk
SCJM - Superior Court for Juvenile Matters
SDE - State Department of Education
SED - Serious Emotional Disturbance
SHP - Safe Harbor Project
SIU - Special Investigations Unit
SRU - Special Review Unit
STAR Home - Short-Term Assessment and Respite Home
STEP - Support Team for Educational Progress
SW - Social Worker
SWCA - Social Work Case Aide
SWEAT - Supportive Work, Education and Transition Program
SWS - Social Work Supervisor
SWT - Social Worker Trainee

TF-CBT - Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy
TFH - Therapeutic Foster Home
TGH - Therapeutic Group Home
TSS - Therapeutic Support Staff
TPR - Termination of Parental Rights

USD #2 - Unified School District #2

YCI - York Correctional Institution
YIC - Youth In Crisis
YSAB - Youth Suicide Advisory Board
YSB - Youth Service Bureau
YSO - Youth Services Officer




Emily J. - Lawsuit which challenged the conditions of confinement in the Juvenile Detention Centers operated by the defendant officials of the State of Connecticut and the state's treatment of those children confined in those facilities.

Juan F. - Consent decree which resulted from a federal class action suit filed against the Department of Children and Youth Services, now the Department of Children and Families (DCF). The suit broadly challenged the department’s management, policies, practices, operations, funding, and protocols concerning abused and neglected children in its custody and those who might come into its custody.

W.R. - Lawsuit that was filed by several plaintiffs (youths in DCF’s care and/or their parents) who claimed that the DCF discriminated against them on the basis of their mental illness and that they were harmed by DCF’s failure to put into place policies and procedures to make sure that mentally ill youth in the care of DCF had placements available to them which would help them to live in the community.


US States, Capitals, and Government Links
State Standard
Capital City
Alabama Ala. AL Montgomery
Alaska Alaska AK Juneau
Arizona Ariz. AZ Phoenix
Arkansas Ark. AR Little Rock
California Calif. CA Sacramento
Colorado Colo. CO Denver
Connecticut Conn. CT Hartford
Delaware Del. DE Dover
Florida Fla. FL Tallahassee
Georgia Ga. GA Atlanta
Hawaii Hawaii HI Honolulu
Idaho Idaho ID Boise
Illinois Ill. IL Springfield
Indiana Ind. IN Indianapolis
Iowa Iowa IA Des Moines
Kansas Kans. KS Topeka
Kentucky Ky. KY Frankfort
Louisiana La. LA Baton Rouge
Maine Maine ME Augusta
Maryland Md. MD Annapolis
Massachusetts Mass. MA Boston
Michigan Mich. MI Lansing
Minnesota Minn. MN St. Paul
Mississippi Miss. MS Jackson
Missouri Mo. MO Jefferson City
Montana Mont. MT Helena
Nebraska Nebr. NE Lincoln
Nevada Nev. NV Carson City
New Hampshire N.H. NH Concord
New Jersey N.J. NJ Trenton
New Mexico N.M. NM Santa Fe
New York N.Y. NY Albany
North Carolina N.C. NC Raleigh
North Dakota N.D. ND Bismarck
Ohio Ohio OH Columbus
Oklahoma Okla. OK Oklahoma City
Oregon Ore. OR Salem
Pennsylvania Pa. PA Harrisburg
Rhode Island R.I. RI Providence
South Carolina S.C. SC Columbia
South Dakota S.D. SD Pierre
Tennessee Tenn. TN Nashville
Texas Tex. TX Austin
Utah Utah UT Salt Lake City
Vermont Vt. VT Montpelier
Virginia Va. VA Richmond
Washington Wash. WA Olympia
West Virginia W.Va. WV Charleston
Wisconsin Wis. WI Madison
Wyoming Wyo. WY Cheyenne

US District, Territory, and Possession Abbreviations and Capitals

  US Districts, Territories, and Possessions
  Subdivision Standard
Capital City
  American Samoa n/a AS Pago Pago
  District of Columbia D.C. DC Washington
  Federated States of Micronesia FSM FM Palikir
  Guam Guam GU Hagatna
  Marshall Islands n/a MH Majuro
  Northern Mariana Islands n/a MP Saipan
  Palau Palau PW Koror
  Puerto Rico P.R. PR San Juan
  Virgin Islands V.I. VI Charlotte Amalie




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