49 U.S. Code § 702 - Functions

Except as otherwise provided in the ICC Termination Act of 1995, or the amendments made thereby, the Board shall perform all functions that, immediately before January 1, 1996, were functions of the Interstate Commerce Commission or were performed by any officer or employee of the Interstate Commerce Commission in the capacity as such officer or employee.


(Added Pub. L. 104–88, title II, § 201(a),Dec. 29, 1995, 109 Stat. 933; amended Pub. L. 104–287, § 5(6),Oct. 11, 1996, 110 Stat. 3389.)
References in Text

The ICC Termination Act of 1995, referred to in text, is Pub. L. 104–88, Dec. 29, 1995, 109 Stat. 803. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title of 1995 Amendment note set out under section 101 of this title and Tables.

1996—Pub. L. 104–287substituted “January 1, 1996” for “the effective date of such Act”.
Abolition of Interstate Commerce Commission

Interstate Commerce Commission abolished by section 101 ofPub. L. 104–88, set out as a note under section 701 of this title.

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