Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Problem: Hearings Before the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives, Eighty-third Congress, First Session, on H. R. 1555, a Bill to Provide for an Investigation and Study by the Interstate Commerce Commission of the Adequacy and Convenience of Passenger Carrier Facilities and Services and the Reasonableness of Fares in the Metropolitan Area of the District of Columbia, and for Other Purposes; H. R. 3771 and S. 922, Bills to Provide for a Commission to Regulate the Public Transportation of Passengers by Motor Vehicle and Street Railroad Within the Metropolitan Area of Washington, District of Columbia--
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1953 - 176 lappuses
Considers legislation authorizing study of D.C. mass transportation system and establishing the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Commission.
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3. lappuse - Act, or owning stocks or bonds thereof, or who is in any manner pecuniarily interested therein, shall enter upon the duties of or hold such office. No vacancy in the Commission shall impair the right of the remaining Commissioners to exercise all the powers of the Commission. Upon the expiration of his term of office a Commissioner shall continue to serve until his successor is appointed and shall have qualified.
7. lappuse - If any provision of this Act or the application of such provision to any person or circumstances shall be held invalid, the remainder of the Act, and the application of such provision to persons or circumstances other than those as to which it. is held invalid, shall not be affected thereby.
154. lappuse - That nothing in this part shall empower the Commission to prescribe, or in any manner regulate, the rate, fare, or charge for intrastate transportation, or for any service connected therewith, for the purpose of removing discrimination against interstate commerce or for any other purpose whatever.
3. lappuse - Whenever a vacancy shall occur among the members the person appointed to fill such vacancy shall hold office for the unexpired portion of the term of the member whose place he is selected to fill. Each of the members of the board...
160. lappuse - (4) Whenever in any such investigation the Commission, after full hearing finds that any such rate, fare, charge, classification, regulation, or practice causes any undue or unreasonable advantage, preference, or prejudice as between persons or localities in intrastate commerce on the one hand and interstate or foreign commerce...
151. lappuse - ... the record. The CHAIRMAN. If there is no objection, that will be done.
163. lappuse - ... communication by wire or radio or to any company manufacturing or selling apparatus used for communication by wire or radio; or in any company owning stocks...
2. lappuse - Congress, to employ such clerical and other assistants, to require by subpena or otherwise the attendance of such witnesses and the production of such books, papers, and documents, to administer such oaths, to take such testimony, and to make such expenditures, as it deems advisable.
6. lappuse - One of the original members shall be appointed for a term of one year, one for a term of two years, one for a term of three years, one for a term of...
176. lappuse - To regulate common carriers by motor vehicle as provided in this part, and to that end the Commission may establish reasonable requirements with respect to continuous and adequate service, transportation of baggage and express, uniform systems of accounts, records, and reports, preservation of records, qualifications and maximum hours of service of employees, and safety of operation and equipment.