Treatment of alcoholism and drug addiction

What legislators need to know by Tracy Delaney

Publisher: National Conference of State Legislatures

Written in English
Published: Pages: 63 Downloads: 228
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  • Alcoholism,
  • Drug abuse,
  • Substance abuse,
  • Treatment,
  • United States
The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12275634M
ISBN 101580241190
ISBN 109781580241199

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