49 U.S. Code § 14121. Definitions

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In this subchapter, the following definitions apply:
(1) Carrier and broker.—
The terms “carrier” and “broker” include a receiver or trustee of a carrier and broker, respectively.
(2) Association.—
The term “association” means an organization maintained by or in the interest of a group of carriers or brokers providing transportation or service subject to jurisdiction under chapter 135 that performs a service, or engages in activities, related to transportation under this part.
Prior Provisions

Provisions similar to those in this section were contained in section 11141 of this title prior to the general amendment of this subtitle by Pub. L. 104–88, § 102(a).

Effective Date

Section effective Jan. 1, 1996, except as otherwise provided in Pub. L. 104–88, see section 2 of Pub. L. 104–88, set out as a note under section 1301 of this title.