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CARD DIVISION

STUDY OF ESSENTIAL RAILROAD

PASSENGER SERVICE

4- OCT 14

Copy ------ 1968
HEARINGS

BEFORE THE
SUBCOMMITTEE ON SURFACE TRANSPORTATION,
11.5. Congress. Senate, OF THE
> COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE
UNITED STATES SENATE
NINETIETH CONGRESS
SECOND SESSION

ON
S. 3861

TO AMEND SECTION 13a OF THE INTERSTATE COMMERCE ACT,
TO AUTHORIZE A STUDY OF ESSENTIAL RAILROAD PAS-
SENGER SERVICE BY THE SECRETARY OF TRANSPORTATION,

AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

JULY 24, 25, AND 29, 1968

Serial No. 90-81

Printed for the use of the Committee on Commerce

U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE

WASHINGTON : 1968

98-319

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COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE

WARREN G. MAGNUSON, Washington, Chairman JOHN O. PASTORE, Rhode Island

NORRIS COTTON, New Hampshire A. S. MIKE MONRONEY, Oklahoma

THRUSTON B. MORTON, Kentucky FRANK J. LAUSCHE, Ohio

HUGH SCOTT, Pennsylvania E. L. BARTLETT, Alaska

WINSTON L. PROUTY, Vermont VANCE HARTKE, Indiana

JAMES B. PEARSON, Kansas PHILIP A. HART, Michigan

ROBERT P. GRIFFIN, Michigan
HOWARD W. CANNON, Nevada
DANIEL B. BREWSTER, Maryland
RUSSELL B. LONG, Louisiana
FRANK E. MOSS, Utah
ERNEST F. HOLLINGS, South Carolina

FREDERICK J. LORDAN, Staf Director
MICHAEL PERTSCHUK, General Counsel
JOHN N. NASSIKAS, Assistant General Counsel
STANTON P. SENDER, Transportation Counsel

SUBCOMMITTEE ON SURFACE TRANSPORTATION

FRANK J. LAUSCHE, Ohio, Chairman VANCE HARTKE, Indiana

THRUSTON B. MORTON, Kentucky HOWARD W. CANNON, Nevada

HUGH SCOTT, Pennsylvania FRANK E, MOSS, Utah

JAMES B. PEARSON, Kansas ERNEST F. HOLLINGS, South Carolina

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Opening statement by the chairman.--

Text of bill, S. 3861..

Agency comments:

Comptroller General of the United States.

Federal Maritime Commission.--

Department of Transportation ----

The Postmaster General.------

CHRONOLOGICAL List of WITNESSES

July 24, 1968

Beattie, Donald S., executive secretary, Railway Labor Executives'

Association.---

Lang, A. Scheffer, Administrator, Federal Railroad Administration.----

Tierney, Hon. Paul J., Chairman, Interstate Commerce Commission;

accompanied by Mrs. Virginia Mae Brown, Vice Chairman; Richard

Briggs, special assistant; Robert Calhoun, legislative counsel; Thaddeus

Forbes, Deputy Director, Bureau of Proceedings; and Fritz Kahn,

Deputy General Counsel. ----

July 25, 1968

Goodfellow, Thomas M., president, Association of American Railroads,

Washington, D.C.----
Gray, W. Ashley, Jr., president, General Steel Industries, Inc., and chair-

man, the Railway Progress Institute; accompanied by Nils A. Lennart-

son, president, the Railway Progress Institute.--

Haswell, Anthony, executive director, National Association of Railroad

Passengers.-------

Hilton, Prof. George W., Department of Economics, University of Cal-

ifornia, acting curator, land transportation, Smithsonian Institution ---
Metcalf, Hon. Lee, U.S. Senator from the State of Montana.--

July 29, 1968

Moloney, William M., general counsel, Association of American Railroads. 101

ADDITIONAL STATEMENTS AND LETTERS

Biaggini, B. F., president, Southern Pacific Co.-

153

Byrd, Hon. Robert C., U.S. Senator from the State of West Virginia ---- 139

Case, Hon. Clifford P., U.S. Senator from the State of New Jersey ------- 140

Christy, M. M., The Western Pacific Railroad Co...

154
Crippen, C. E., president, Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Co.---

153
Deramus, W. N., III, president, the Kansas City Southern Railway Co.,
Louisiana & Arkansas Railway Co.------

147

Flint, Sam Hall, chairman, Legislative Committee, the National Industrial

Traffic League-----

142

Hammond, Harold, president, Transportation Association of America --- 142

Heineman, Ben W., chairman, Chicago & North Western Railway Co., 149, 150
Johnson, William B., president, Illinois Central Railroad.----

148
Kendall, W. H., president, Louisville & Nashville Railroad Co..

147
MacDougall, Gordon P., commerce counsel, city of Chicago, et al., with

accompanying dockets---

Taber, Thomas T., chairman, The Board of Public Transportation,

Morris County, N.J.---

146

143

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