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For the Peoples veto power House Bill No. 124 entitled : An Act providing for an initiative and referendum system of legislation under certain conditions, in all cities and boroughs within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania : prepared by former Senator William Flinn ...

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Published by Pennsylvania Referendum League in Pittsburgh, Pa .
Written in English



  • Pennsylvania.


  • Referendum -- Pennsylvania.,
  • Bills, Legislative -- Pennsylvania.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsFlinn, William., YA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsYA 13580
The Physical Object
Pagination67 p. ;
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL721446M
LC Control Number97108509

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