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Other titlesFood Stamp Program, Department of Workforce Development :
Statement[prepared by Paul Stuiber ... [et al.]].
SeriesReport / Wisconsin Legislative Audit Bureau ;, 00-8, Report (Wisconsin. Legislature. Legislative Audit Bureau) ;, 00-8.
ContributionsStuiber, Paul., Wisconsin. Legislature. Legislative Audit Bureau.
LC ClassificationsHV696.F6 E885 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination49, I-3, [1], 5 p. ;
Number of Pages49
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Open LibraryOL3995576M
LC Control Number2001337027

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