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Civil service reform issues

hearing before the Subcommittee on Civil Service of the Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fifth Congress, second session, June 24, 1998.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform and Oversight. Subcommittee on Civil Service.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Civil service reform -- United States.,
    • Civil service -- United States -- Personnel management.,
    • Employee fringe benefits -- United States.,
    • United States -- Officials and employees -- Salaries, etc.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .G63 1998e
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 275 p. ;
      Number of Pages275
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL97384M
      ISBN 100160581818
      LC Control Number99210124
      OCLC/WorldCa41179335

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