Selected provisions of legislation in the 99th Congress affecting the homeless
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Selected provisions of legislation in the 99th Congress affecting the homeless by Sharon House

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Published by Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • United States. -- Congress,
  • Homeless persons -- Services for -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Low-income housing -- United States,
  • Mentally ill -- Housing -- United States

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Edition Notes

StatementSharon House
SeriesReport (Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service) -- no. 85-831 EPW, Major studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1985-86, reel 2, fr. 0519
ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 29 p.
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15454228M

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