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AO 1984-52



Superseded in part by AO 1996-05. Refund of illegal contributions.


Final opinion November 30, 1984
Date Name Document type
11/30/1984 1984-52 Final Opinion
10/25/1984 Dissenting Opinion (Commissioner Thomas E. Harris) Commissioner Statements


Role Name Type
Requestor Russo, Marty Individual