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Impact of proposed catastrophic health legislation on the federal annuitant

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on Federal Services, Post Office, and Civil Service.

Impact of proposed catastrophic health legislation on the federal annuitant

hearing before the Subcommittee on Federal Services, Post Office, and Civil Service of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, first session, September 23, 1987.

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on Federal Services, Post Office, and Civil Service.

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

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Insurance, Catastrophic health -- Law and legislation -- United States,
    • Medicare -- Law and legislation,
    • Insurance, Government employees" health -- Law and legislation -- United States,
    • Civil service pensioners -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesS. hrg. ;, 100-420
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF26 .G67313 1987c
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 198 p. ;
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2148534M
      LC Control Number88601181

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Impact of proposed catastrophic health legislation on the federal annuitant by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on Federal Services, Post Office, and Civil Service. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Impact of proposed catastrophic health legislation on the federal annuitant: hearing before the Subcommittee on Federal Services, Post Office, and Civil Service of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundredth.

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