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Use of this Web Site
Use by Children
The Web Site does not offer products or services for sale to, and does not solicit or accept contributions from children under 18. By using this Web Site, you represent to us that you are 18 years old or older. The Metropolitan Washington Chapter of NIGP, its employees, officers, directors and contractors will not be liable for any damages that may result from misrepresentation of age by a user of our Web Site.
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Limitation of Liability
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