Regulation of diethylstilbestrol (DES), 1975
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Regulation of diethylstilbestrol (DES), 1975 joint hearing before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Labor and Public Welfare and the Subcommittee on Administrative Practice and Procedure of the Committee on the Judiciary, United States Senate, Ninety-fourth Congress, first session on S. 963 ... February 27, 1975. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Labor and Public Welfare. Subcommittee on Health.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.

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  • Diethylstilbestrol -- Law and legislation -- United States.

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ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on Administrative Practice and Procedure.
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LC ClassificationsKF26 .L354 1975
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 304 p. ;
Number of Pages304
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Open LibraryOL4853364M
LC Control Number75602497

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