The Public energy competition act: hearing before the Subcommittee on Energy and the Environment of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-sixth Congress, first session, on H.R. 8 ... July 17, 1979
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on Energy and the Environment
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1980 - 101 pages
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Page 77 - States a civil penalty of not more than $5,000 for each violation, which shall accrue to the United States and may be recovered in a civil action brought by the United States.
Page 77 - Each separate violation of such an order shall be a separate offense, except that in the case of a violation through continuing failure or neglect to obey a final order of the Commission each day of continuance of such failure or neglect shall be deemed a separate offense.
Page 94 - In the long term up to 200 billion tons of Federal coal reserves would be made available for leasing and production. The program, established after two years of intensive study by major elements of the Interior Department, calls for full resumption of a competitive coal leasing system for the first time since a moratorium was imposed in 1971. "This program responds to President Carter's directive that we provide a rightful place for Federal coal in the Nation ' s energy future,
Page 34 - Each permit for commercial recovery shall be issued for a term of 20 years and for so long thereafter as...
Page 72 - Solicitor of Labor may appear for and represent the Secretary in any civil litigation brought under this Act but all such litigation shall be subject to the direction and control of the Attorney General.
Page 94 - ... accompanying message of the President and have heard the witnesses who have preceded me, I will summarize the content of the reorganization plan briefly at this time, but will not go into great detail. EPA will bring together Federal pollution control programs which are now administered separately by the Department of the Interior and a number of other Federal agencies and councils. It will be able to conduct a comprehensive campaign to advance environmental quality and to combat pollution in...
Page 29 - Clayton law makes it unlawful for any concern to discriminate in price between different purchasers where the effect of such discrimination is substantially to lessen competition or create a monopoly in any line of trade ; it forbids any corporation from acquiring the whole or any part of the stock of another corporation where the effect of such acquisition may substantially lessen competition between the corporation whose stock is...