Technical Reports

Report on the Regulatory Reform Provisions of the Railroad Revitalization and Regulatory Reform Act of 1976

  • 01
  • Feb
  • 1976
AUTHOR: Federal Railroad Administratoin
OFFICE: RPD
REPORT NUMBER:
SUBJECT: Evaluation
KEYWORDS: 4R Act, ICC, Reforms, Rate Related Changes, Non-rate Related Changes
ABSTRACT: This report discusses the regulatory reform provisions of the Railroad Revitalization and Regulatory Reform Act of 1976 (4R Act), how the Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) has implemented its responsibilities under those provisions, and a discussion of the impact and efficacy of the 4R Act Reforms. This is achieved through a brief description of the 4R Act regulatory changes and analysis of the 4R Act regulatory reforms and their effects. Both of the sections are analyzed in rate-related reforms and non-rate-related terms.

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