Improving the Steamboat-Inspection Service. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries

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  • United States. -- Steamboat-Inspection Service,
  • Merchant marine -- Safety measures,
  • Steamboats

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Other titlesTo amend Revised Statutes relative to Steamboat Inspection Service
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination2 p.
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Open LibraryOL18276190M

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If the Steamboat Inspection Service was a precursor or foundation, Woodrow Wilson, Ernst Freund, Frank Goodnow, and other architects of administrative law and builders of the.

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An Act of Congress (31 Stat. L., ) that created the Department of Commerce and Labor provided for the transfer of the Lighthouse Service and the Steamboat Inspection Service from the Treasury Department.

This allowed the Secretary of Commerce and Labor to succeed to the authority vested in the Secretary of the Treasury under. Both Hamburger and Michael Greve have highlighted salient differences between the practices identified by Mashaw (think of the Steamboat Inspection Service, which regulated a single piece of equipment on a single type of vessel) and the kind of delegation that pervades the modern administrative state (think of the Occupational Safety and Health.

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