Miscellaneous Amendments to Interstate Commerce Act, Omnibus Bill: Hearings, Eightieth Congress, Second Session on S. 571 ... H.R. 2759. March 30, 31, April 2, 1948
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1948 - 165 страници
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Страница 13 - States of competent jurisdiction; but such person or persons shall not have the right to pursue both of said remedies, and must in each case elect which one of the two methods of procedure herein provided for he or they will adopt.
Страница 36 - All claims and demands whatever by the Government of the United States or against it, and all accounts whatever in which the Government of the United States is concerned, either as debtor or creditor, shall be settled and adjusted in the General Accounting Office.
Страница 21 - Except as provided in section 276 — (a) General rule. The amount of income taxes imposed by this title shall be assessed within two years after the return was filed, and no proceeding in court without assessment for the collection of such taxes shall be begun after the expiration of such period.
Страница 139 - Commission, there to produce records, if so ordered, or to give testimony touching the matter under investigation or in question; and any failure to obey such order of the court may be punished by such court as a contempt thereof. All "process in any such case may be served in the judicial district whereof such person is an inhabitant or wherever he may be found.
Страница 131 - ... charges on freight or express shipments transported for the United States, for any department, bureau, or agency thereof, or for any State or Territory or political subdivision thereof, or for the District of Columbia.
Страница 3 - ... liable to the person or persons injured thereby for the full amount of damages sustained in consequence of any such violation...
Страница 116 - That nothing in this act shall prevent the carriage, storage, or handling of property free or at reduced rates for the United States, State, or municipal governments...
Страница 3 - If a carrier does not comply with an order for the payment of money within the time limit in such order, the complainant, or any person for whose benefit such order was made...
Страница 3 - If such carrier shall not satisfy the complaint within the time specified, or there shall appear to be any reasonable ground for investigating said complaint, it shall be the duty of the commission to investigate the matters complained of in such manner and by such means as it shall deem proper.