Petroleum Marketing Withdrawals: Hearing Before the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, United States Senate, Pursuant to S. Res. 45, the National Fuels and Energy Policy Study, Ninety-fourth Congress, Second Session, on S. 3486 ... September 22, 1976

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Page 90 - If any provision of this Act, or the application of such provision to any . person or circumstance, shall be held invalid, the remainder of this Act, or the application of such provision to persons or circumstances other than those as to which it is held invalid, shall not be affected thereby. SEC. 16. This Act may be cited as the "National Labor Relations Act.
Page 93 - An Act to protect trade and commerce against unlawful restraints and monopolies...
Page 83 - Informed consumers are essential to the fair and efficient functioning of a free market economy. Packages and their labels should enable consumers to obtain accurate information as to the quantity of the contents and should facilitate value comparisons. Therefore, it is hereby declared to be the policy of the Congress to assist consumers and manufacturers in reaching these goals in the marketing...
Page 94 - An Act to reduce taxation, to provide revenue for the Government, and for other purposes...
Page 91 - ... refiner) to use a trademark, trade name, service mark, or other identifying symbol or name owned by such refiner (or any such...
Page 144 - ... forfeit to the United States the sum of $100 for each and every day of the continuance of such failure which forfeiture shall be payable into the Treasury of the United States...
Page 138 - nonbranded independent marketer" means a person who is engaged in the marketing or distributing of refined petroleum products, but who (A) is not a refiner, (B) is not a person who controls, is controlled by, is under common control with, or is affiliated with a refiner (other than by means of a supply contract), and (C) is not a branded independent marketer. (3) The term "independent refiner...
Page 95 - The constitutional safeguard is offended only if the classification rests on grounds wholly irrelevant to the achievement of the State's objective. State legislatures are presumed to have acted within their constitutional power despite the fact that, in practice, their laws result in some inequality. A statutory discrimination will not be set aside if any state of facts reasonably may be conceived to justify it.
Page 137 - An agreement or contract under which any such firm engaged in the marketing or distribution of refined petroleum products is granted authority to occupy premises owned, leased, or in any way controlled by a refiner (or firm which controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with such refiner), but which is not affiliated with, controlled by, or under common control with any refiner (other than by means of a supply contract, or an agreement or contract described in paragraph (1) or (2) of...
Page 144 - States brought in the district where such person has his principal office or in any district in which he does business. The Administrator may upon application therefor remit or mitigate any forfeiture provided for under this subsection and he shall have authority to determine the facts upon all such applications.

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