National Commission on the Thrift Industry
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National Commission on the Thrift Industry report of the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, United States Senate, to accompany S. 2653 by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Savings and loan associations -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Executive advisory bodies -- United States

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SeriesReport / 100th Congress, 2d session, Senate -- 100-456
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 5 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14286200M

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