The Interstate Commcerce Act: Together with Text of Supplmentary Acts and Related Sections of Various Other Acts

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Pub Law No 783 69th Cong approved Mar 4 1927 FEDERAL CAUS
Pub Law No 601 70th Cong approved May 29 1928 To amend the
Pub Res No 7 71st Cong approved June 6 1929 Making appropriations
Pub Law No 329 71st Cong approved June 10 1930 To create a body
Pub Law No 256 69th Cong approved May 20 1926 To regulate
Pub Law No 2 Extract 72d Cong approved Jan 22 1932 Making loans
Pub Law No 189 72d Cong approved June 22 1932 Forbidding the trans
Pub Law No 415 720 Cong approved Mar 3 1933 To amend the Ship
Pub Law No 381 74th Cong approved Aug 27 1935 To amend an Act
Pub Law No 420 Extract 72d Cong approved Mar 3 1933
Pub Law No 68 73d Cong approved June 16 1933 EMERGENCY RAIL
Pub Law No 340 73d Cong approved June 13 1934 To amend
Pub Res No 27 74th Cong approved June 14 1935 Extending the effec
Pub Law No 777 75th Cong approved June 29 1938 To amend the
Pub Law No 484 74th Cong approved Mar 31 1936 To continue
Pub Law No 184 75th Cong approved July 5 1937 To amend
Pub Law No 739 75th Cong approved June 25 1938 To create a Com
Pub Law No 755 76th Cong approved July 19 1940 To encourage travel
Pub Law No 403 77th Cong approved Jan 20 1942 To promote
Pub Law No 507 77th Cong approved Mar 27 1942 Second
Pub Law No 558 77th Cong approved May 16 1942 To amend
Pub Law No 703 77th Cong approved Aug 7 1942 To amend section
Pub Law No 818 77th Cong approved Dec 19 1942 To authorize
Pub Law No 261 79th Cong approved Dec 15 1945 To provide for
Pub Law No 37 80th Cong approved April 16 1947 To amend section
Pub Law No 478 80th Cong approved April 9 1948 To amend
Pub Law No 583 80th Cong approved June 3 1948 To amend section
Pub Law No 13 81st Cong approved Mar 2 1949 To provide for
Pub Law No 138 81st Cong approved June 29 1949 To amend
Pub Law No 386 81st Cong approved Oct 25 1949 To authorize
Pub Law No 617 81st Cong approved July 21 1950 To redefine the units
Pub Law No 124 85th Cong approved Aug 13 1957 To amend sections
Pub Law No 150 85th Cong approved Aug 16 1957 To amend section
Pub Law No 375 85th Cong approved April 11 1958 To authorize
Pub Law No 625 85th Cong approved Aug 12 1958 To amend
Pub Law No 684 85th Cong approved Aug 20 1958 Granting
Pub Law No 207 86th Cong approved Aug 25 1959 To clarify
Pub Law No 493 86th Cong approved June 8 1960 To authorize
Pub Law No 527 86th Cong approved June 27 1960 To establish
Pub Law No 613 86th Cong approved July 12 1960 FEDERAL
Pub Law No 710 86th Cong approved Sept 6 1960 To revise title
Pub Law No 16 87th Cong approved April 1 1961 To amend section
Pub Law No 218 87th Cong approved Sept 13 1961 To provide means
Pub Law No 228 87th Cong approved Sept 13 1961 To amend title
Pub Law No 359 87th Cong approved Oct 4 1961 To amend the
Pub Law No 767 87th Cong approved Oct 9 1962 Granting
Pub Law No 809 87th Cong approved Oct 15 1962 To extend
Pub Law No 67 88th Cong approved July 19 1963 To repeal
Pub Law No 201 88th Cong approved Dec 13 1963 To provide that
Act of July 24 1956 granting a franchise to D C Transit System Inc
Pub Law No 365 88th Cong approved July 9 1964 Urban Mass
Pub Law No 11 89th Cong approved Apr 14 1965 Motor fuels taxa
Pub Law No 173 89th Cong approved Sept 8 1965 National Capital
Pub Law No 283 89th Cong approved Oct 21 1965 Automotive
Pub Law No 312 89th Cong approved Nov 1 1965 Connecticut
Pub Law No 544 89th Cong approved Aug 24 1966 To authorize
Pub Law No 563 89th Cong approved Sept 9 1966 National Traffic
Pub Law No 564 89th Cong approved Sept 9 1966 Highway Safety
Pub Law No 599 89th Cong approved Sept 21 1966 MissouriKansas
Pub Law No 670 89th Cong approved Oct 15 1966 DEPARTMENT
Bus Taxation agreement Pub Law No 755 89th Cong approved Nov 3 1966 FAIR PACK
Pub Law No 756 89th Cong approved Nov 3 1966 Child Protection
Pub Law No 804 89th Cong approved Nov 10 1966 To provide that

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Page 43 - ... from any person or persons a greater or less compensation for any service rendered, or to be rendered, in the transportation of passengers or property...
Page 44 - Every common carrier subject to the provisions of this Act shall, according to their respective powers, afford all reasonable, proper, and equal facilities for the interchange of traffic between their respective lines, and for the receiving, forwarding, and delivering of passengers and property to and from their several lines and those connecting therewith...
Page 291 - ... in any case where the violation by such common carrier of any statute enacted for the safety of employees contributed to the injury or death of such employee.
Page 300 - ... foster sound economic conditions in transportation and among the several carriers; to encourage the establishment and maintenance of reasonable charges for transportation services, without unjust discriminations, undue preferences or advantages, or unfair or destructive competitive practices; to cooperate with the several States and the duly authorized officials thereof; and to encourage fair wages and equitable working conditions; — all to the end of developing, coordinating, and preserving...
Page 129 - ... any common carrier, railroad or transportation company, to which such property may be delivered or over whose line or lines such property may pass, and no contract, receipt, rule or regulation shall exempt such common carrier, railroad or transportation company from the liability hereby imposed...
Page 327 - All charges made for any service rendered or to be rendered in the transportation of passengers or property and for the transmission of messages by telegraph, telephone, or cable, as aforesaid, or in connection therewith, shall be just and reasonable; and every unjust and unreasonable charge for such service or any part thereof is prohibited and declared to be unlawful: Provided.
Page 130 - ... agreed upon; and the commission is hereby empowered to make such order in cases where rates dependent upon and varying with declared or agreed values would, in its opinion, be just and reasonable under the circumstances and conditions surrounding the transportation. The term 'ordinary livestock...
Page 45 - That it shall be unlawful for any common carrier subject to the provisions of this act to enter into any contract, agreement, or combination with any other common carrier or carriers for the pooling of freights of different and competing railroads, or to divide between them the aggregate or net proceeds of the earnings of such railroads, or any portion thereof...
Page 343 - Commission, on the ground that the testimony or evidence, documentary or otherwise, required of him, may tend to incriminate him or subject him to a penalty or forfeiture; but no individual shall be prosecuted or subjected to any penalty or forfeiture for or on account of any transaction, matter, or thing concerning which he is compelled, after having claimed his privilege against self-incrimination...
Page 207 - It shall be the duty of any district attorney of the United States to whom any duly designated representative of a carrier's employees may apply to institute in the proper court and to prosecute under the direction of the Attorney General of the United States...

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