Consumer product safety act
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Consumer product safety act law and explanation. Public law 92-573, October 27, 1972. by Commerce Clearing House.

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  • Product safety -- Law and legislation -- United States.

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ContributionsUnited States.
LC ClassificationsKF3945.Z9 C64
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Pagination95 p.
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5448406M
LC Control Number73150310

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