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Interstate Commerce Act of 1887 - Wikipedia

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The Interstate Commerce Act of 1887 is a United States federal law that was designed to regulate the railroad industry, particularly its monopolistic practices.

Our Documents - Interstate Commerce Act (1887)

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Citation: Act of February 4, 1887 (Interstate Commerce Act), Public Law 49-41, February 4, 1887; Enrolled Acts and Resolutions of Congress, 1789-; General ...

Interstate Commerce Act . Streamliners: America's Lost Trains ... - PBS

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In 1887, Congress passed the Interstate Commerce Act, making the railroads the first industry subject to federal regulation. Legislators designed the law, which ...

What is Interstate Commerce Act? definition and meaning ...

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Definition of Interstate Commerce Act: Federal legislation that was enacted in 1887 which created the Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) to address the ...

TR Center - Interstate Commerce Act

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The Interstate Commerce Act was used by President Theodore Roosevelt to regulate America's railroads.

Interstate Commerce Act of 1887: Definition & Passage | Study.com

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This lesson will discuss the Interstate Commerce Act of 1887. Learn about the history of this act's passage, its effectiveness and the purpose this...

Interstate Commerce Act - Ohio History Central

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As a result of the failure of states to regulate railroads, the United States Congress passed the Interstate Commerce Act in 1887. The Interstate Commerce Act ...

Interstate Commerce Act: US History for Kids *** - US American History

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Find a summary, definition and facts about the Interstate Commerce Act for kids. United States history and the Interstate Commerce Act. Information about the ...

Interstate Commerce Act of 1887 | Nolo.com

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In 1887, Congress passed the Interstate Commerce Act, making the railroads the first industry to be regulated by the federal government. After the Civil War, ...

1878: The Interstate Commerce Act Is Passed -- February 4, 1887

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On February 4, 1887, both the Senate and House passed the Interstate Commerce Act, which applied the Constitution's “Commerce Clause”—granting ...

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Interstate Commerce Act - United States History

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The role of Interstate Commerce Act in the history of the United States of America.

US Code Interstate Commerce Act - Federal Energy Regulatory ...

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Dec 23, 1970 ... Chap . Sec. 1. Interstate Commerce Act, Part I; Gen. 33. Public Airports. 2401 eral Provisions. and Railroad and. 34. Motor Carrier Safety 2501.

The Interstate Commerce Act < The Iron Horse - The Impact Of The ...

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The Interstate Commerce Act of 1887 was made law with the support of both major political parties and of pressure groups in all regions of the country. The main ...