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Tomoko Kami
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Tomoko Kami as a House of Councillors candidate in 2001.
Member of the House of Councillors
Assumed office
July 29, 2001
Personal details
Born (1955-01-13) January 13, 1955 (age 63)
Sapporo, Hokkaido
Political party Japanese Communist Party
Website kami-tomoko.jp

Tomoko Kami (紙 智子 Kami Tomoko) is a Japanese politician and member of the House of Councillors for the Japanese Communist Party.

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