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legislative article of the 1970 Illinois Constitution

Jack R. Van Der Slik

legislative article of the 1970 Illinois Constitution

a background paper for the Committee of 50 to Re-examine the Illinois Constitution

by Jack R. Van Der Slik

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Published by Illinois Commission on Intergovernmental Cooperation in [Springfield, Ill.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois.
    • Subjects:
    • Legislative power -- Illinois.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Statementby Jack R. Van Der Slik.
      ContributionsIllinois. Committee of 50 to Re-examine the Illinois Constitution., Illinois. General Assembly. Commission on Intergovernmental Cooperation.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFI1621.Z9 V36 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination11 p. ;
      Number of Pages11
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1813993M
      LC Control Number89620045


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