H.R. 4132 (98th): A bill to amend section 10713(a) of title 49 of the United States Code to define “purchasers of rail services”, and for other purposes.


Oct 6, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 6, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Harold Sawyer

Representative for Michigan's 5th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

Amends the Interstate Commerce Act to provide that rail carriers subject to the jurisdiction of the Interstate Commerce Commission may enter into contracts for transportation services only with purchasers of ... Read more >

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Oct 6, 1983

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