Discussion paper on financial protection in the building and construction industry

by Law Reform Commission of Western Australia.

Publisher: The Commission in [Perth, W.A.]

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Other titlesFinancial protection in the building and construction industry
StatementLaw Reform Commission of Western Australia.
SeriesProject / Law Reform Commission of Western Australia -- no. 82, Project (Law Reform Commission of Western Australia) -- no. 82.
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Pagination70 p. ;
Number of Pages70
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Open LibraryOL15081875M

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