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statute law of the Bahamas, 1799-2000 in force on the 2nd April, 2002. by Bahamas.

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Published by Published on behalf of the Government of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas by Juta & Co. in [Nassau] .
Written in English



  • Bahamas.


  • Law -- Bahamas.

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ContributionsBahamas. Law Reform and Revision Commission., Juta Law (Firm)
LC ClassificationsKGL9.2 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination9 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3390328M
ISBN 100702157309, 0702157317, 0702157325, 0702157333, 070215735X, 0702157368, 0702157376, 0702157228, 0702157821
LC Control Number2004619026

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