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Information on selected aspects of the ethics in government act of 1978

United States. General Accounting Office

Information on selected aspects of the ethics in government act of 1978

report to the chairman, Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, Senate Committee on Government Affairs

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by U.S. Genearl Accounting Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States.,
  • Conflict of interests -- United States.,
  • Financial disclosure -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • United States -- Officials and employees -- Selection and appointment.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby the Comptroller General of the United States.
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination7, 49 p. ;
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14528736M

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