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Line-item veto an appraisal (as revised from the January 1984 publication) by

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English



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  • Item veto -- United States.,
  • Executive power -- United States.,
  • United States -- Appropriations and expenditures.

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Edition Notes

StatementCommittee on the Budget, U.S. House of Representatives.
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on the Budget.
LC ClassificationsKF5067 .L56 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 18 p. ;
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2999605M
LC Control Number84602072

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