Annual Report of the Public Service Commission, Volume 6

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Wright & Potter Printing Company, State Printers, 1919 - Public utilities
First report includes the 45th Annual report of the Board of Railroad Commissioners.
 

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Page 356 - A common carrier, railroad corporation or street railroad corporation organized or existing, or hereafter incorporated, under or by virtue of the laws of the state of Missouri, may issue stocks, bonds, notes or other evidences of indebtedness payable at periods of more than twelve months after the date thereof...
Page 428 - ... stations or station houses, or any change in its rates of fare for transporting freight or passengers, or any change in the mode of operating its road and conducting its business is reasonable and expedient in order to promote the security, convenience and accommodation of the public...
Page 427 - And whenever the commission shall be of opinion, after a hearing, had upon its own motion or upon complaint...
Page 95 - And it is FURTHER ORDERED, That a copy of this order be filed with...
Page 26 - If it can be properly done these ports should all be kept open for the transaction of this export business upon such terms that each one may fairly compete for it. No marked advantage should be given, certainly not by the creation of artificial conditions, to any one port over the other. The ideal condition would be the establishment of such rates that enterprise at either port in the way of improvement in service or facilities might be rewarded by increased business, and that there might exist that...
Page xviii - That nothing in this act shall be construed to amend, repeal, impair, or affect the existing laws or powers of the States in relation to taxation or the lawful police regulations of the several States, except wherein such laws, powers, or regulations may affect the transportation of troops, war materials, Government supplies, or the issue of stocks and bonds.
Page xxxi - The credit of the State shall not, in any manner, be given or loaned to, or in aid of, any individual, association or corporation.
Page 521 - That during the period of Federal control, whenever in his opinion the public interest requires, the President may initiate rates, fares, charges, classifications, regulations, and practices by filing the same with the Interstate Commerce Commission, which said rates, fares, charges, classifications, regulations, and practices shall not be suspended by the commission pending final determination.
Page 428 - ... the actual working of the system of railroad transportation in its bearing upon the business and prosperity of the Commonwealth...
Page 352 - It may issue its bonds to provide means for construction and equipment, and for funding its floating debt, and for the purchase of such real or personal estate as may be necessary or convenient for the operation of its railway and in payment of any debt of said corporation.

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