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Summary of bills affecting the Department of Environmental Protection

Summary of bills affecting the Department of Environmental Protection

from the 118th Maine Legislature, First Regular Session, December 4, 1996 to March 27, 1997 and First Special Session, March 27, 1997 to June 20, 1997.

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Published by State of Maine, Dept. of Environmental Protection in [Augusta, Me.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Maine
    • Subjects:
    • Environmental law -- Maine -- Digests.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      ContributionsMaine. Dept. of Environmental Protection.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFM354 .A2 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination32 p. ;
      Number of Pages32
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL424910M
      LC Control Number98130550
      OCLC/WorldCa37537359

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