Regulation of Transportation of Passengers and Property by Aircraft: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Interstate Commerce, United States Senate, Seventy-fourth Congress, First Session, on S. 3027, a Bill to Amend the Interstate Commerce Act as Amended, by Providing for the Regulation of the Transportation of Passengers and Property by Aircraft in Interstate and Foreign Commerce, and for Other Purposes. (Reintroduced as S. 3420). July 29, 30, and 31, 1935

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1935 - 160 pages

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Page 8 - ... unjust or unreasonable, or unjustly discriminatory or unduly preferential or unduly prejudicial...
Page 8 - ... pending such hearing and the decision thereon the Commission, upon filing with such schedule and delivering to the carrier or carriers affected thereby a statement in writing of its reasons for such suspension, may suspend the operation of such schedule and defer the use of such rate, fare, or charge, classification, regulation, or practice, but not for a longer period than one hundred and twenty days beyond the time when it would otherwise go into effect...
Page 44 - The Commission shall, as soon as practicable, prescribe, for carriers subject to this Act, the classes of property for which depreciation charges may properly be included under operating expenses, and the percentages of depreciation which shall be charged with respect to each of such classes of property, classifying the carriers as it may deem proper for this purpose.
Page 7 - Commission may, in its discretion and for good cause shown, allow such change upon notice less than that herein specified or modify the requirements of this section with respect to posting and filing of tariffs either in particular instances or by general order applicable to special or peculiar circumstances or conditions.
Page 6 - The Commission may in its discretion, prescribe the forms of any and all accounts, records and memoranda...
Page 10 - ... carriers, however such result is attained, whether directly or indirectly, by use of common directors, officers, or stockholders, a holding or investment company or companies, a voting trust or trusts, or in any other manner whatsoever.
Page 15 - ... shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof in any court of the United States of competent jurisdiction...
Page 4 - SEC. 207. (a) Subject to section 210, a certificate shall be issued to any qualified applicant therefor, authorizing the whole or any part of the operations covered by the application...
Page 46 - ... (2) to prescribe the method or methods, by aircraft-mile, pound-mile, weight, space, or any combination thereof, or otherwise, for ascertaining such rates of compensation for each air carrier or class of air carriers; and (3) to publish the same; and the rates so fixed and determined shall be paid by the Postmaster General from appropriations for the transportation of mail by aircraft.
Page 70 - Provided, however, that no terms, conditions or limitations shall restrict the right of the carrier to substitute or add contracts within the scope of the permit, or to add to his or its equipment and facilities, within the scope of the permit, as the development of the business and the demands of the public may require.

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