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Terrorism insurance implementation of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002 by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by GAO in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Terrorism insurance -- United States.,
  • Risk (Insurance) -- United States.,
  • Terrorism -- Economic aspects -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesImplementation of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002
StatementCongress. House. Committee on Financial Services.
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Financial Services.
LC ClassificationsHG8054.5.U55 U54 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 33 p. :
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3350420M
LC Control Number2004368678

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