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Access to information in local government

Tim Harrison

Access to information in local government

by Tim Harrison

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Published by Sweet & Maxwell, Carswell Co. in London, U.S.A .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Tim Harrison.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 91/06199 (K)
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 107 p. ;
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2115968M
ISBN 100421384107
LC Control Number88171728

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The Local Government Financial Information Handbook is a reference for many of the revenue sources available to local governments and contains items useful for local government budgeting purposes, including descriptions of revenue sources, estimated revenue di stributions, and adjusted population estimates used for. In local government, territorial distribution of power is the essence. The history of local government in Western Europe, Great Britain, the United States, and Russia exhibits the growing awareness of its significance. This awareness is a product of a development of parochial and town life which began long before the modern state emerged.

The Government Information (Public Access) Act (NSW) (GIPA) provides you with rights to information.. Council cannot publish any copyright protected material on websites, or provide any copies (including by email) of this material under the GIPA Act unless .   How the U.S. Government Works, by Syl Sobel; Ages 6– This is a clearly written and engaging book to supplement classroom learning or to start teaching the basics of government at home early on. Kids will like the clearly laid out visuals and accompanying drawings; parents will appreciate the useful kid friendly index and topical subsections.


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