performance audit of the control, licensing, and regulation of motor carriers. by Utah. Legislature. Office of the Legislative Auditor General.

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Published by Office of Legislative Auditor General, State of Utah in [Salt Lake City] .

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SeriesReport to Utah State Legislature ;, no. 78-18
LC ClassificationsKFU296 .A84
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 77 p. :
Number of Pages77
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Open LibraryOL4067790M
LC Control Number79620926

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