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Anti-deficiency act Agriculture"s Food and Nutrition Service violates the anti-deficiency act : report to congressional requesters

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Published by The Office in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • United States. -- Food and Nutrition Service -- Accounting.

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Other titlesAgriculture"s Food and Nutrition Service violates the Anti-Deficiency Act
StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
ContributionsUnited States. General Accounting Office
The Physical Object
Pagination11 p. ;
Number of Pages11
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17094349M

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