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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English



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Statementcompiled by the Subcommittee on Administrative Practice and Procedure of the Committee on the Judiciary of the United States Senate.
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Administrative Practice and Procedure.
LC ClassificationsKF5753.Z95 F73
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 475 p. ;
Number of Pages475
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4062950M
LC Control Number79600632

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