Problems found in the financial disclosure system for Department of Commerce employees
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Problems found in the financial disclosure system for Department of Commerce employees report to the Congress by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in [Washington .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • United States. Dept. of Commerce -- Officials and employees.,
  • Disclosure in accounting -- United States.,
  • Conflict of interests -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementby the Comptroller General of the United States.
LC ClassificationsHF73 .U5 1976
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 22 p. ;
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5014958M
LC Control Number76602593

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