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The Interstate Commerce Act

The Government Takes Control of Trade Between the States (America"s Industrial Society in the Nineteenth Century)

by Holly Cefrey

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Rosen Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Law and legislation,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History - United States/19th Century,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • United States.,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • United States,
  • Law & Crime,
  • History,
  • Interstate Commerce Act,
  • Interstate commerce

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8120625M
    ISBN 100823940276
    ISBN 109780823940271
    OCLC/WorldCa51171758

    This is because the courts have interpreted the term interstate commerce very broadly. For example, courts have ruled that companies that regularly use the U.S. mail to send or receive letters to and from other states are engaged in interstate commerce. Even the fact that employees use company telephones or computers to place or accept Author: Barbara Kate Repa. (a) Minimum standards No State, or political subdivision thereof, shall have power to impose, for any taxable year ending after September 14, , a net income tax on the income derived within such State by any person from interstate commerce if the only business activities within such State by or on behalf of such person during such taxable.

    The Federal Aid Highway Act of , popularly known as the National Interstate and Defense Highways Act (Public Law ), was enacted on June 29, , when President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the bill into law. With an original authorization of $25 billion for the construction of 41, miles (66, km) of the Interstate Highway System supposedly over a year period, it was Enacted by: the 84th United States Congress. The Interstate Commerce Act of was made law with the support of both major political parties and of pressure groups in all regions of the country. The main provisions of the law, all of which applied only to railroads, were these: Mandating of "just and reasonable" rate changes.

    The Interstate Commerce Act (ICA) of (24 Stat. ) targeted unfair practices in the railroad industry by attempting to eliminate discrimination against small markets, outlawing pools and rebates, and establishing a "reasonable and just" price standard. To ensure the overall purpose of the act. Jun 07,  · INTERSTATE COMMERCE ACT. The popular name for an act of Congress, approved February 4, , and officially designated as “An act to regulate commerce.” The name is due to the fact that the law rests upon the constitutional provision which empowers Congress to regulate commerce between the States.


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Although the act was passed long before he entered the White House, the Interstate Commerce Act is important to Roosevelt. Approved on February 4,the Interstate Commerce Act created an Interstate Commerce Commission to oversee the conduct of the railroad industry.

With this act, the railroads became the first industry subject to Federal regulation. The Interstate Commerce Act () InPresident Grover Cleveland signed the Interstate Commerce Act, which created the Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) to investigate and oversee the nation’s railroads.

The act was passed in response to demands that the federal government put an end to unfair railroad rebates and pooling agreements. kurt-haspel.com Featuring milestone documents of American history from the National Archives.

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Sometimes they are a way of recognizing or honoring the sponsor or creator of a particular law (as with the 'Taft-Hartley Act'). And sometimes they are meant to garner political support for a law by giving it a catchy name (as with the 'USA Patriot Act' or the 'Take Pride in America Act').

government in the s: the Interstate Commerce Act (), which established the Interstate Commerce Commission, the first regulatory agency in the United States, and the Dawes General Allotment Act (), which redistributed Native American reservation land to individual tribe members. state Commerce Act" [Repealed, Transferred, or Omitted] 41 CHAPTER I-INTERSTATE COMMERCE ACT, 3.

Termination of Federal Control [Re- PART I; GENERAL PROVISIONS AND RAIL-pealed or Transferred] 71 ROAD AND PIPE LINE CARRIERS 4. Bills of Lading 81 5. Inland Waterways Transportation Sec Air Commerce 1 to 23, Repealed. Jun 06,  · The Federal-Aid Highway Act of was signed into law by President Dwight Eisenhower on June 29, The bill created a 41,mile system of interstate highways that Eisenhower promised would.

An Act To abolish the Interstate Commerce Commission, to amend subtitle IV of title 49, United States Code, to reform economic regulation of transportation, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled. Interstate Commerce Act for kids Grover Cleveland was the 22nd and 24th American President who served in office from March 4, to March 4, and from March 4, - March 4, One of the important events during his presidency was the Interstate Commerce Act.

The Interstate Commerce Act was passed by the U.S. Congress in and created the Interstate Commerce Commission. It was designed to address the concerns about the monopoly of the railroads in existence at the time.

It was a law that established the right of Congress to regulate private corporations engaged in interstate commerce. The Interstate Commerce Act was passed as a result of public concern with the growing power and wealth of corporations, particularly railroads, during the late nineteenth century.

Transcript of Interstate Commerce Act () An act to regulate Commerce. act the Commission shall have power to require the attendance and testimony of witnesses and the production of all books, papers, tariffs, contracts, agreements, and documents relating to any matter under investigation, and to that end may invoke the aid of any.

Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: United States. -- Interstate Commerce Act. United States. -- Transportation Act, Interstate Commerce Act (United States) View all subjects; More like this: Similar Items.Interstate commerce, in U.S.

constitutional law, any commercial transactions or traffic that cross state boundaries or that involve more than one state. The traditional concept that the free flow of commerce between states should not be impeded has been used to effect a wide range of regulations.The final result was the Interstate Commerce Act of Among the provisions embodied in this act, six deserve mention at this point.

(1) Discriminations, such as we have discussed in an earlier section of this chapter, were prohibited, under penalty of fine and imprisonment.