Chesapeake Bay Research Coordination Act hearing before the Subcommittee on Governmental Efficiency and the District of Columbia of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, Ninety-sixth Congress, second session, on S. 1316 and H.R. 4417, July 31, 1980. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on Governmental Efficiency and the District of Columbia.

Cover of: Chesapeake Bay Research Coordination Act | United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on Governmental Efficiency and the District of Columbia.

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

Written in English

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Places:

  • Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.),
  • Chesapeake Bay region (Md. and Va.)

Subjects:

  • Water resources development -- Law and legislation -- Chesapeake Bay region (Md. and Va.),
  • Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.) -- Research -- Law and legislation.

Book details

Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF26 .G6735 1980b
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 199 p. ;
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4239221M
LC Control Number80603783

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