Safeguarding the health and environment of our communities

proposals for state legislation by Robert Abrams

Publisher: New York State Dept. of Law, Environmental Protection Bureau in Albany, N.Y

Written in English
Published: Pages: 27 Downloads: 712
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  • New York (State)
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    • Environmental law -- New York (State)
    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert Abrams.
      LC ClassificationsKFN5610 .A83 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 27 p. ;
      Number of Pages27
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1987973M
      LC Control Number90620313

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