TARIFFS--SIMPLIFICATION AND AUTOMATION--HOW AND WHEN?

THE INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION IS DEVISING WAYS AND MEANS OF SIMPLIFYING RATE SEARCH AND LOCATION WITHIN THE PARAMETERS OF THE PRESENT SYSTEM. THEY HAVE WORKED ON REQUIRING TARIFF UPDATE, PUBLISHED A NEW TARIFF CIRCULAR FOR MOTOR CARRIER TARIFFS, GIVEN PERMISSION TO MOTOR CARRIERS TO CODIFY TARIFFS WITH A COMPUTER COMPATIBLE FORMAT, PROVIDED GUIDELINES TO INSURE THE REPUBLICATION OF TARIFFS ON A REGULAR SCHEME, ENCOURAGE CARRIERS TO FILE TARIFFS, INCREASED THE TARIFF EXAMINATION FORE TO PROVIDE A MORE THOROUGH REVIEW OF TARIFF MATTER AND INSURE PUBLICATION QUALITY, AND ENCOURAGE A CLIMATE OF OPEN COMMUNICATIONS FOR INNOVATIONS IN TARIFFS. THE COMPUTER PROVIDES FAR GREATER EFFICIENCY IN DEALING WITH THE SIMPLIFICATION OF TARIFFS. FULL UNDERSTANDING OF THE SYSTEM AND ITS RESOURCES IS ALSO A KEY FACTOR.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Nat Forum Inter Transp Data Systems

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  • Authors:
    • OLSON, E R
  • Publication Date: 1973-12

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  • Accession Number: 00202488
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proc Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 22 1974 12:00AM