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State legislated actions affecting cancer prevention

State legislated actions affecting cancer prevention

a fifty state profile

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health in [Bethesda, Md.?] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Cancer -- Law and legislation -- United States -- States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared by the Intergovernmental Health Policy Project.
      SeriesNIH publication ;, no. 84-2686, DHHS publication ;, no. (NIH) 84-2686.
      ContributionsGeorge Washington University. Intergovernmental Health Policy Project., National Institutes of Health (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF3803.C3 Z9545 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 102 p. ;
      Number of Pages102
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2663460M
      LC Control Number85600837

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State Laws Relating to Breast Cancer: Division of Cancer Prevention and Control Paperback – The following is a digest of significant statutes affecting breast cancer from the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

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