S. 2526 (93rd): American Railroad Consolidation Act

A bill to provide for the formulation of a plan for the consolidation of all common carriers by railroad in the United States into one private corporation.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Oct 3, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 3, 1973, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


William Saxbe

Senator from Ohio



Oct 3, 1973

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S. 2526 (93rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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