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Observations on oversight reform

United States. General Accounting Office

Observations on oversight reform

summary and consolidation of statements to congressional committees

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by The Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Legislative oversight -- United States

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    Statementby the U.S. General Accounting Office
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 15 p. ;
    Number of Pages15
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14900231M

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