Land Investments and Time-sharing Abuses: Hearing Before the Select Committee on Aging, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, Second Session, June 16, 1982

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1982 - Aged - 109 pages

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Page 79 - During the past seven years, vacation timesharing has been one of the fastest growing industries in the United States.
Page 75 - Whenever there shall be an actual or threatened violation of this section, an application may be made to a court or justice having jurisdiction to issue an injunction...
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Page 32 - ... if you would let us put your statement in full in the record and then summarize the material in your statement or whatever you care to say.

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