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1903 - Railroads
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Page 50 - That nothing in this act shall prevent the carriage, storage, or handling of property free or at reduced rates for the United States, State, or municipal governments...
Page 92 - ... quantities, not more than ten cents per ton of 2,000 pounds per day or fraction thereof, but not exceeding one dollar per car...
Page 56 - All railroad companies shall, on demand, issue duplicate freight receipts to shippers, in which shall be stated the class or classes of freight shipped, the freight charges over the road giving the receipt, and so far as practicable, shall state the freight charges over other roads that carry such freight.
Page 79 - Nothing in this rule shall be construed to prevent the total of any joint rate made under this rule from being divided in such proportions between the roads interested in the same as they may agree upon, but a failure to so agree between the roads interested shall in no way affect the total joint rate to be charged and collected on, or work delay in the transportation of such freights, or be a subject of appeal to the Commission by the roads at interest.
Page 68 - Whenever the weather during the period of free time is so severe, inclement or rainy that it is impracticable to secure means of removal, or where from the nature of the goods removal would cause injury or damage, such time shall be added to the free period ; and no demurrage charges shall be allowed for such additional time. i This rule applies to the state of the weather during business hours.
Page 47 - ... nothing in this Act shall be construed to prevent railroads from giving free carriage to their own officers and employees, or to prevent the principal officers of any railroad company or companies from exchanging passes or tickets with other railroad companies for their officers and employees...
Page 51 - Tennessee by any railroad doing business in this State, for the transaction of business with the public, is hereby formally established and located at the point and on the premises where the same is now being so maintained and conducted. No such depot, station, office or agency as aforesaid, now established or...
Page 87 - Legal notice referred to in these rules may be either actual or constructive. Where the consignee is personally served with notice of the arrival of freight free time begins at seven o'clock am on the day after such notice has been given. Constructive notice referred to consists of posting notice by mail to the consignee. Where this mode of giving notice has been adopted there shall be twenty-four (24) hours...
Page 69 - ... load of similar freight for the same length of time when not unloaded from car as provided by the demurrage...
Page 46 - Commissioners for inspection and correction, that it may be seen whether or not they are a violation of law or of the...

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