To provide a shelter for the homeless at 425 Second Street, NW, in the District of Columbia joint hearing before the Subcomittee on Public Buildings and Grounds of the Committee on Public Works and Transportation and the Subcomittee on Housing and Community Development of the Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, first session, on H.R. 3072 ... H. Res. 318 ... August 1, 1985. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Public Works and Transportation. Subcommittee on Public Buildings and Grounds.

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  • Washington (D.C.)

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  • Public housing -- Law and legislation -- Washington (D.C.),
  • Homelessness -- Law and legislation -- Washington (D.C.),
  • Public buildings -- Remodeling for other use -- Washington (D.C.)

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ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs. Subcommittee on Housing and Community Development.
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LC ClassificationsKF27 .P8964 1985a
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Paginationvi, 245 p. :
Number of Pages245
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Open LibraryOL2343633M
LC Control Number86600957

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