House passage of D.C. budget bill would allow sale of

Resnick, Amy B.
November 1997
Bond Buyer;11/12/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30271, p35
Trade Publication
Reports on the passing of the fiscal 1998 budget of District of Columbia by the US House. Plan of the district to sell $50 million tax revenue anticipation notes; Purposes and provisions of the budget bill; Delay of the budget for the fiscal year starting from October 1, 1997 caused by disputes over proposals to provide school tuition vouchers.


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