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Title:
Program of railroad legislation.
Author:
National Transportation Conference (1918 : Washington, D.C.)
Publication Information:
Washington, [publisher not identified], 1919.
Physical Description:
viii, 185 pages : including folded tables, folded diagrams ; 23 cm
General Note:
Held under the auspices of the Chamber of Commerce of the United States.

Two earlier editions appeared the same year: Program of remedial railroad legislation (94 p.) and Program of railroad legislation (96 p.).
Language:
English
Contents:
The National Transportation Conference, by R. Waterman.--The conference plan for railroad legislation, by H.A. Wheeler.--Program of railroad legislation adopted ...--Consolidation of railroads into strong competing systems.--Compulsory federal incorporation for consolidated railroad systems, by A.W. Smith.--Regulation of railroad rates by the Interstate Commerce Commission.--A federal transportation board, ... by E.R. Johnson.--Regulation of capital expenditures and security issues.--Reestablishment of railroad credit, by P.M. Warburg.--The ... Conference's proposed rule of rate-making, by W.W.Salmon.--Organization of boards of directors of consolidated railroad companies.--Boards for adjustment of wages and working conditions, by W.N. Doak.--Necessity for articulation of railroads, waterways and highways, by W.S. Dickey.--The Chamber of Commerce recommendations for railroad legislation, by G.A. Post.--Principles of railroad legislation adopted by the Chamber of Commerce of the United States.--The Frelinghuysen bill ...
Format :
Book