Ocean Dumping Amendments Act of 1983
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Ocean Dumping Amendments Act of 1983 report (to accompany H.R. 1761) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office) by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Waste disposal in the ocean -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Marine pollution -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Marine resources conservation -- Law and legislation -- United States

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Edition Notes

SeriesRept. / 98th Congress, 1st session, House of Representatives -- no. 98-200/pts. 1-2
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Works and Transportation
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14225580M

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