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Legislative procedure in the General Court of Massachusetts.

John Wallace Plaisted

Legislative procedure in the General Court of Massachusetts.

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Published by Wright & Potter Print. Co. in Boston .
Written in English

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  • Massachusetts. -- General Court -- Rules and practice.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination76 p. :
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16588798M


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