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(a) Actions to increase revenues.--Amtrak shall take necessary action to increase its revenues from the transportation of mail and express. To increase its revenues, Amtrak may provide auto-ferry transportation as part of the basic passenger transportation authorized by this part.
(b) Authority of others to provide auto-ferry transportation.--State and local laws and regulations that impair the provision of auto-ferry transportation do not apply to Amtrak or a rail carrier providing auto-ferry transportation. A rail carrier may not refuse to participate with Amtrak in providing auto-ferry transportation because a State or local law or regulation makes the transportation unlawful.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - 49 U.S.C. § 24306 - U.S. Code - Unannotated Title 49. Transportation § 24306. Mail, express, and auto-ferry transportation - last updated January 01, 2018 | https://codes.findlaw.com/us/title-49-transportation/49-usc-sect-24306/
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