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Regulating operational rail safety

Victoria. Office of the Auditor-General.

Regulating operational rail safety

by Victoria. Office of the Auditor-General.

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Published by Govt. Printer in Melbourne .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- Safety measures -- Government policy -- Australia -- Victoria.,
  • Railroads -- Safety regulations -- Australia -- Victoria.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAuditor General, Victoria.
    SeriesPP -- Session 2003-05, no. 117, Parliamentary paper (Victoria. Parliament) -- 2003-05, no. 117.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF610 .V53 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22802126M
    ISBN 101921060018
    LC Control Number2006445642
    OCLC/WorldCa77827116

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