review of State testing procedures and their impact on women and minority employees transcript of hearing of the Joint Committee on Legal Equality, Senator Omer L. Rains, chairperson, Sacramento, California, March 12, 1976. by California. Legislature. Joint Committee on Legal Equality.

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  • Civil service -- California.,
  • Employment tests -- California.,
  • Minorities -- Employment -- California.,
  • Women -- Employment -- Law and legislation -- California.

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Other titlesReview of State testing procedures ...
ContributionsRains, Omer L.
LC ClassificationsKFC10 .L37 1976a
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Paginationiii, 127 p. ;
Number of Pages127
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Open LibraryOL5019584M
LC Control Number76623704

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