Investigation of Federal Regulation of Power, Part 2

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1930 - 363 pages
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Page 272 - States are unable to agree through their properly constituted authorities on the services to be rendered or on the rates or charges of payment therefor, or on the amount or character of securities to be issued by any of said parties...
Page 253 - Except as otherwise provided by law, sums appropriated for the various branches of expenditure in the public service shall be applied solely to the objects for which they are respectively made and for no others.
Page 268 - ... being similar to that of a local plant furnishing gas to consumers in a city; and that such 'local service' was not of the character which required general and uniform regulation of rates by congressional action, even if the local rates might 'affect' the interstate business of the company.
Page 278 - ... than in the city of Washington, shall be allowed and paid on the presentation of itemized vouchers therefor approved by the Commission.
Page 272 - I think abundant evidence, that it was the intention of the framers of the Constitution to...
Page 264 - ... within a State which has not authorized and empowered Regulation by * Commission, If no a commission or other agency or agencies within said State to regulate and control...
Page 272 - No State shall, without the Consent of Congress, . . . enter into any Agreement or Compact with another State, or with a foreign Power, . . .
Page 274 - That any licensee, or any person, who shall willfully fail or who shall refuse to comply with any of the provisions of this Act, or with any of the conditions made a part of any license...
Page 215 - States, and over the location, design, construction, maintenance, and operation of power projects upon such sites, an investigation being required in the case of every application to determine whether the project proposed is best adapted to a comprehensive scheme of development of the water resources of the region, not only for power development, but also for such related uses as irrigation, navigation, flood control, and water supply. The...
Page 256 - ... (e) That the licensee shall pay to the United States reasonable annual charges in an amount to be fixed by the commission for the purpose of reimbursing the United States for the costs of the administration of this Act; for recompensing it for the use, occupancy, and enjoyment of its lands or other property...

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