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How do laws get passed?

Leslie Harper

How do laws get passed?

by Leslie Harper

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Published by PowerKids Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Legislation,
  • Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Leslie Harper
    SeriesCivics Q&A
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF4945 .H37 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25173748M
    ISBN 109781448874361, 9781448875092, 9781448875832
    LC Control Number2012001074

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