Administration of the National environmental policy act--1972. Hearings, Ninety-second Congress, second session, on NEPA oversight, February 17, 1972; amendments to the National environmental policy act of 1969, H.R. 3647, H.R. 9589, H.R. 10446, H.R. 11288, H.R. 12020, H.R. 12021, February 25, 1972; Federal agency compliance, May 24, 1972. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries. Subcommittee on Fisheries and Wildlife Conservation.

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LC ClassificationsKF27 .M445 1972c
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Paginationvi, 562 p.
Number of Pages562
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Open LibraryOL5391594M
LC Control Number72603073

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