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Structured settlements the Department of Justice"s selection and use of annuity brokers : report to the Honorable James M. Inhofe, U.S. Senate by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by The Office in Washington, D.C. (P.O. Box 37050, Washington, D.C. 20013) .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • United States. Dept. of Justice -- Rules and practice.,
  • Government liability -- United States.,
  • Structured settlements -- United States.,
  • Brokers -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesDepartment of Justice"s selection and use of annuity brokers
StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
LC ClassificationsKF1321 .U55 2000a
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p. ;
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6832179M
LC Control Number00325904

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