United States Congressional Serial Set

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1917
Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.

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Page 149 - ... from one State or Territory of the United States, or the District of Columbia, to any other State or Territory of the United States, or the District of Columbia, or from any place in the United States...
Page 142 - That the provisions of this act shall apply to any common carrier or carriers engaged in the transportation of passengers or property wholly by railroad, or partly by railroad and partly by water when both are used, under a common control, management, or arrangement, for a continuous carriage or shipment...
Page 133 - ... advise the respective parties what, if anything, ought to be done or submitted to by either or both to adjust said dispute, and make a written decision thereof.
Page 106 - ... than in the city of Washington, shall be allowed and paid on the presentation of itemized vouchers therefor approved by the chairman of the Commission.
Page 274 - Sale. 5. (1.) Where land subject to any incumbrance, whether immediately payable or not, is sold by the Court, or out of Court, the Court may, if it thinks fit...
Page 148 - ... be guilty of a misdemeanor, and liable to a fine of not less than...
Page 130 - Court at [place where court holden] on the day of 19 , at the hour of in the noon, to...
Page 148 - Any person who incites, encourages or aids in any manner any employer to declare or continue a lockout, or any employee to go or continue on strike contrary to the provisions of this Act...
Page 150 - Territory, or from any place in the United States to an adjacent foreign country, or from any place in the United States...
Page 142 - railroad" as used in this act shall include all bridges and ferries used or operated in connection with any railroad, and also all the road in use by any corporation operating a railroad, whether owned or operated under a contract, agreement, or lease ; and the term "transportation" shall include all instrumentalities of shipment or carriage.

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