executive branch of Kentucky State government

by Gregory A. Freedman

Publisher: The Commission in Frankfort, Ky

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Statementprepared by Greg Freedman and the Legislative Research Commission staff.
SeriesInformational bulletin ;, no. 171, Informational bulletin (Kentucky. General Assembly. Legislative Research Commission) ;, no. 171.
ContributionsKentucky. General Assembly. Legislative Research Commission.
LC ClassificationsKFK1227 .A154 no. 171 1997, KF1625 .A154 no. 171 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 168 p. ;
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3479469M
LC Control Number2005639036

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Kentucky state government is made up of three branches: the Legislative Branch, the Judicial Branch, and the Executive Branch.

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