Improving the delivery of transit services by easing regulatory burdens

Hearing before the Subcommittee on Highways and Transportation [i.e. Transit] ... Congress, first session, September 26, 2001
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Get this from a library. Improving the delivery of transit services by easing regulatory burdens: hearing before the Subcommittee on Highways and Transportation [i.e. Transit] of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, House of Representatives, One Hundred Seventh Congress, first session, Septem [United States.

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