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Regulating heights of buildings in the District of Columbia.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the District of Columbia

Regulating heights of buildings in the District of Columbia.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • District of Columbia,
  • Building laws,
  • Public buildings

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesTo regulate height of buildings in D.C
    SeriesH.rp.1704
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination2 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16047357M

    Sections: District of Columbia Building Code International Building Code as amended by the District of Columbia Building Code Supplement, A District of Columbia Municipal Regulations) §§ , , , and ; 20 DCMR, Chapter Subject(s): Special Flood Hazard Areas; Garages below the base flood.


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