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APPROVED JUNE 29, 1906, AMENDING THE COM-

MERCE ACT AND ELKINS ACT,

WITH AN INTRODUCTION

ANDERE 1) SINCLUI.Y. 1909TI-TR

AND FULL NOTES OF JUDICIAL DECISIONS REN.
DERE D SINCE THE PUBLICATION OF THE
WORK IN JULY, 1904, WITH A REFER-
ENCE TO THE ANTI-TRUST LAWS

OF THE SEVERAL STATES.

INCLUDING ALSO

THE EMPLOYERS' LIABILITY BILL, PURE FOOD BILL, MEAT
INSPECTION BILL AND HALL-MARK OR JEWELERS'

LIABILITY BILL.

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TO NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY 23682 ASTOR, LENOX AND TILDEN FOUNDATIONS

R 1026. L

THE NEW PULLIC IBR. DUPLIC

SOLD

COPYRIGHT 1906
BY WILLIAM L. SNYDER'

PAGE.

5. Pools and combinations prohibited ...................

6. Schedule of rates to be published — Rates through for-

eign country - Change of rates must be on notice -

Provision as to joint tariff rates — Publication con-

dition precedent — Preference time of war ......... 7-10

Elkins Act — Sec. 1. Liability for acts of agents, re-

ceivers, trustees, etc. — Rebates — Forfeiture of three

times amount as additional penalty .............. 10-13

7. Commerce act — Continuous carriage from point of ship-

ment to point of destination ...................... 13

8. Liability of carrier in damages .......

9. Remedy of shipper in alternative by complaint to com

mission or suit in Federal court .......

........... 14

10. Criminal liability of carrier - Criminal liability of car.

rier for false bills, weights or classification - Crim-

inal liability of shipper for false weights, bills or clas-

sification — Joint and several liability of shipper and

carrier ........................................ 14-17

Interstate Commerce Commission created ............. 17

12. Commission may prosecute through United States Dis.

trict Attorney — Witnesses — Attendance compulsory

- Penalty for disobedience of witness — Testimony

taken by deposition - Deposition, how taken — For-

eign witnesses — Fees ........................... 18-20

13. Complaint to commission, how made — Investigations,

how conducted — Complaints by State Railroad Com-

mission .......

........... 20

14. Reports and findings of commission shall be evidence. . 20-21

15. Commission may fix rates — When order of commission

takes effect — Supplemental order, joint rates — Pay.

ment by carrier for services and instrumentalities. . 21-23

16. Order for damages, how enforced — Findings of com-

mission prima facie evidence - Damage claims to be
mission prima facie evidence — Damage claims to be
filed within two years — Damage claims — Parties -
Order, how served, modification or suspension of -
Orders, how enforced — Penalties and forfeitures —
When orders enforced by injunction — Appeal - Venue

- Provisions as to court review — Schedules filed

prima facie evidence ......

............. 23-28

16a. Application for rehearing ........................ 28, 29

17. Procedure before Interstate Commerce Commission .... 29

18. Salary of commission -- Fees and expenses ........... 29

19. Sessions of commission, where held ........

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