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Published by Pennsylvania Bar Institute in [Harrisburg, Pa.] (104 South St., P.O. Box 1027, Harrisburg 17108-1027) .
Written in English



  • Pennsylvania.


  • Barrier-free design -- Law and legislation -- Pennsylvania.,
  • People with disabilities -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Pennsylvania.

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Edition Notes

SeriesPBI ;, no. 1993-820, PBI (Series) ;, no. 1993-820.
ContributionsPennsylvania Bar Institute.
LC ClassificationsKFP459.8.Z9 P83 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 256 p. ;
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1445774M
LC Control Number93084249

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