Federal statute law referencer & index to state laws (as at 30th June 1991)
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Published by SS Management, Sole distributor, International Law Book Services in Kuala Lumpur .
Written in English



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  • Law -- Malaysia -- States -- Indexes.

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Other titlesFederal statute law referencer and index to state laws (as at 30th June 1991).
Statementby S. Sivaswamy and S. Ramaswamy.
SeriesLawyers reference series
ContributionsRamaswamy, S.
LC ClassificationsKPG10 .S58 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 188 p. ;
Number of Pages188
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1691741M
ISBN 109678902222
LC Control Number91941245

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