Regulation of Railway Rates on Interstate Freight Traffic

Paperback | May 16, 2012

byHenry Fink

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 Excerpt: ... judges. Sec. 10. Gives the court of transportation exclusive original jurisdiction of all suits and proceedings of a civil nature in law or equity, brought in the name of the United States or the Interstate Commerce Commission, to enforce the provisions of this Act, the Act to Regulate Commerce and amendments thereto, approved February 4, 1887, and of the Elkins Act, and any law that may be enacted hereafter amendatory of or supplementary to THE TOWNSEND BILL. those Acts. The court of transportation also has exclusive original jurisdiction of all suits and proceedings of a civil nature in law or equity, brought to enforce obedience to or to restrain, enjoin or otherwise prevent the enforcement and operation of any order, ruling, or requirement, made and promulgated by the Commission under the authority of any power conferred upon it by either of the aforesaid Acts, etc. Sec. 11. Provides that in the exercise of the jurisdiction defined and conferred upon it by this Act, the court of transportation shall possess all the powers of a Circuit Court of the United States, so far as the same may be practicable. Sec. 12. Provides that in every suit or proceeding brought in the court of transportation to enforce orders, rulings or requirements of the Commission, or to restrain, enjoin or otherwise prevent their enforcement and operation, the findings of fact made and reported by the Commission shall be received as prima facie evidence of each and every fact found; and no evidence shall be admissible which was not offered, but which, with the exercise of proper diligence could have been offered, upon the hearing before the Commission: but any evidence not existing, or which could not, with due diligence, have been known to the parties at the time of the hearing befo...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 Excerpt: ... judges. Sec. 10. Gives the court of transportation exclusive original jurisdiction of all suits and proceedings of a civil natu...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:72 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:May 16, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217982034

ISBN - 13:9780217982030

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