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Government of Arizona
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Politics of American Samoa
Politics of American Samoa takes place in a framework of a presidential representative democratic dependency, whereby the Governor is the head of government, and of a pluriform multi-party system. American Samoa is an unincorporated and unorganized
Laws of Illinois
The Laws of the State of Illinois are the official publication of the session laws of the Illinois General Assembly
Government of Albuquerque, New Mexico
The government of Albuquerque is the government of Albuquerque, New Mexico as defined by its charter. The city has a mayor-council government, divided into an executive branch headed by the Mayor and the nine-member City Council which holds the
New York State Register
The New York State Register is the official journal of the New York state government that contains information on proposed regulations and rulemaking activities. The New York State Register is published weekly by the New York State Department of State's
Law enforcement in Illinois
Law enforcement in Illinois is complex with many overlapping jurisdictions related to the administrative divisions of Illinois
New York City Procurement Policy Board
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Laws of Florida
The Laws of Florida are the session laws of the Florida Legislature, a verbatim publication of the general and special laws enacted by the Florida Legislature in a given year and published each year following the regular session of the legislature. It
Constitution of the State of Mexico
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Inzer (surname)
Inzer is a surname. People with that surname include:Drew Inzer, American football offensive lineman James C. Inzer (1887–1967), 16th Lieutenant Governor of Alabama William H. Inzer (1906–1978), Justice of the Supreme Court of