Appropriations for FY1998
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Published by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English


  • Budget -- United States,
  • Energy development -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Water resources development -- Finance -- Law and legislation -- United States

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Other titlesAppropriations for fiscal year 1998., CRS report for Congress.
Statementcoordinated by Marc Humphries and Carl E. Behrens.
SeriesMajor studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1997, 97-207 ENR.
ContributionsHumphries, Marc., Behrens, Carl E., Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
The Physical Object
Pagination14 p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16341836M

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