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Published by The Program, The Bureau in Eugene, Or .
Written in English



  • Oregon.


  • Sex-oriented businesses -- Law and legislation -- Oregon.,
  • Sex-oriented businesses -- Licenses -- Oregon.,
  • Zoning law -- Oregon.

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared under the Urban Service Program of the League of Oregon Cities and the Bureau of Governmental Research and Service, University of Oregon.
SeriesLocal government notes and information., BGRS ;, no. 85-2, BGRS (Series) ;, no. 85-2.
ContributionsLeague of Oregon Cities. Urban Service Program., University of Oregon. Bureau of Governmental Research and Service.
LC ClassificationsKFO2858.8 .H69 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination8 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2667296M
LC Control Number85622163

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