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Whistleblower protection

Nancy R. Kingsbury

Whistleblower protection

employees" awareness and impact of the Whistleblower Protection Act of 1989 : statement of Nancy R. Kingsbury, Director, Federal Human Resource Management Issues, General Government Division, before the Subcommittee on the Civil Service, Committee on Post Office and Civil Service, House of Representatives

by Nancy R. Kingsbury

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Published by The Office, The Office [distributor in [Washington, D.C.], [Gaithersburg, MD] (P.O. Box 6015, Gaithersburg 20884-6015) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whistle blowing -- United States -- Evaluation.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesEmployees" awareness and impact of the Whistleblower Protection Act of 1989.
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
    SeriesTestimony -- GAO/T-GGD-93-19.
    ContributionsUnited States. General Accounting Office.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination4, [2] p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14665427M

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