To Amend the Natural Gas Act; Extends Right of Eminent Domain for Acquisition of Storage Areas: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, United States Senate, Eighty-third Congress, Second Session, on S. 525, a Bill to Amend Section 7 (h) of the Natural Gas Act. March 3 and April 2, 1954
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1954 - Eminent domain - 154 pages
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Page 42 - Commission shall, by regulation, require. "(e) Except in the cases governed by the provisos contained in subsection (c) of this section, a certificate shall be issued to any qualified applicant therefor, authorizing the whole or any part of the operation, sale, service, construction, extension, or acquisition covered by the application...
Page 9 - ... it may acquire the same by the exercise of the right of eminent domain in the district court of the United States for the district in which such land or other property may be located, or in the State courts.
Page 10 - Act, to transport special or chartered parties as an incident to the right to engage in the transportation of passengers by motor vehicle in interstate or foreign commerce over a regular route or routes and between fixed termini, whether such regular-route operation is authorized by a certificate of public convenience and necessity issued by the Commission, under the first proviso of section 206 (a) or under section 207 (a) of the Interstate Commerce Act.
Page 140 - States for the district in which such land or other property may be located, or in the State courts. The practice and procedure in any action or proceeding for that purpose in the district court of the United States...
Page 43 - The Commission shall have the power to attach to the issuance of the certificate and to the exercise of the rights granted thereunder such reasonable terms and conditions as the public convenience and necessity may require.
Page 43 - Commission thereunder, and that the proposed service, sale, operation, construction, extension, or acquisition, to the extent authorized by the certificate, is or will be required by the present or future public convenience and necessity ; otherwise such application shall be denied.
Page 107 - Secretary or to set it aside, in whole or in part. The judgment of the court shall be subject to review by the United States court of appeals for the circuit in which the...
Page 115 - I, William D. McClelland, Coroner of Allegheny County, in the State aforesaid, do hereby certify that the above and foregoing is a true and correct copy of the Verdict in the matter of inquest held on the body of Joseph Bertozzi entered on the 23d day of February AD 1939 records at my office.
Page 40 - ... purposes either by Federal or by State Government unless laws are enacted at the same time regulating, in the interest of safety, the establishment, operation, and maintenance of underground gas-storage reservoirs regardless of whether the property acquired for their establishment is acquired through the exercise of the power of eminent domain or by purchase or otherwise. Such regulation is necessary for the protection of the health and safety of the people and the safety of the property in the...
Page 35 - States shall conform as nearly as may be with the practice and procedure in similar action or proceeding in the courts of the State where the property is situated...