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Personal assistance services and independence for the disabled

hearing of [i.e. before] the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Second Congress, first session ... July 25, 1991.
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People with disabilities -- Services for -- United States., People with disabilities -- Home care -- United States., Home care services -- United St


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Series[S. hrg. ;, 102-278]
LC ClassificationsKF26 .L27 1991l
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 55 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1359699M
ISBN 100160368928
LC Control Number92600218

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