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APPROVED JUNE 29, 1906, AMENDING THE COM-

MERCE ACT AND ELKINS ACT,

WITH AN INTRODUCTION

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 ALBO

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

LIABILITY BILL.

CONTAINING ALSO INDEX AND TABLE OP CASES

BY WILLIAM Janviartine

SNYDER, 1895-16

OF THL NEW YORK JAR

NEW YORK
BAKER, VOORHIS & COMPANY

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SEC. 5. Pools and combinations prohibited

7

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

14

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

11. 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

30

TABLE OF CONTENTS.

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15. Pooling – What constitutes

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