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The Legislative process in Canada: The need for reform proceedings of a conference held at the University of Victoria and sponsored by the Institute ... of Victoria, March 31-April 1, 1978 by

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Published by distributed by Butterworth and Co. (Canada) .
Written in English

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Number of Pages328
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Open LibraryOL8353179M
ISBN 100920380115
ISBN 109780920380116

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