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I’ve noticed that qualifiers have been added to initialisms in many cross references, e.g.

410 2  CSS (Child Support Services)

 

and similarly on other references from CSS.  I’ve seen this on other initialisms.  Past practice was to record the initialism alone.  There is no requirement that 4XX fields not conflict with each other.  Has something changed?

 

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