Staff guide to parliamentary procedure in the General Assembly
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Staff guide to parliamentary procedure in the General Assembly

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Published by The General Assembly, Research Division? in [Raleigh, N.C .
Written in English



  • North Carolina.


  • North Carolina. General Assembly -- Rules and practice.,
  • Parliamentary practice -- North Carolina.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementTerrence D. Sullivan.
ContributionsNorth Carolina. General Assembly. Legislative Services Office. Research Division.
LC ClassificationsKFN7821.5.R8 A2 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination128, 5 p. ;
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4016940M
LC Control Number2001387990

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