Intelligence Oversight Act of 1988
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Intelligence Oversight Act of 1988 report (to accompany S. 1721, as amended) by United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Intelligence.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English


  • Intelligence service -- United States

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SeriesReport / 100th Congress, 2d session, Senate ; 100-276
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. ;
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14283142M

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