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Homelessness overview of current issues and GAO studies : statement of Stanley J. Czerwinski, Associate Director, Housing and Community Development Issues, Resources, Community, and Economic Development Division, before the Committee on Government Reform, House of Representatives

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Published by The Office, The Office, distributor in Washington, D.C, [Gaithersburg, MD (P.O. Box 6015, Gaithersburg 20884-6015) .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States. -- General Accounting Office -- Research,
  • Homeless persons -- Services for -- United States,
  • Homeless persons -- Government policy -- United States,
  • Administrative agencies -- United States -- Rules and practice

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesOverview of current issues and GAO studies.
StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
GenreRules and practice.
SeriesTestimony -- GAO/T-RCED-99-125.
ContributionsUnited States. General Accounting Office.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination5 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17839458M
OCLC/WorldCa42023445

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