45 U.S. Code § -

The Surface Transportation Board shall impose no labor protection conditions in approving an application under section 10902 of title 49 when the application involves a Class II rail carrier which—
(1) is headquartered in a State, and operates in at least one State, with a population of less than 1,000,000 persons, as determined by the 1990 census; and
(2) has, as of January 1, 1996, been a recipient of repayable Federal Railroad Administration assistance in excess of $5,000,000.


(Pub. L. 93–236, title VII, § 713, as added Pub. L. 104–88, title III, § 327(5)(A), formerly § 327(5),Dec. 29, 1995, 109 Stat. 952, renumbered Pub. L. 104–287, § 6(f)(4)(B),Oct. 11, 1996, 110 Stat. 3399.)
Prior Provisions

A prior section 797l,Pub. L. 93–236, title VII, § 713, as added Pub. L. 97–35, title XI, § 1143(a),Aug. 13, 1981, 95 Stat. 668, authorized appropriations to carry out activities for protection of employees of Consolidated Rail Corporation, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 99–509, title IV, § 4033(a)(2),Oct. 21, 1986, 100 Stat. 1908.
Effective Date

Section effective Jan. 1, 1996, see section 2 ofPub. L. 104–88, set out as a note under section 701 of Title 49, Transportation.

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