Public utilities regulatory bodies. by Kentucky. General Assembly. Legislative Research Commission.

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SeriesIts Research publication, no. 61
LC ClassificationsJK5374 .A33 no. 61
The Physical Object
Pagination65, A22 p.
Number of Pages65
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Open LibraryOL6264912M
LC Control Number58062727

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