Docket No.: 01-270 Topics:
Certiorari Granted: Jan 22 2002
Argued: October 7, 2002
Decided: November 5, 2002
49 U.S.C. 14504, Economic Activity, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Motor Carrier Regulation, Natural Resources
PartyNames: Yellow Transportation, Inc. v. Michigan, et al.
Petitioner: Yellow Transportation, Inc.
Respondent: Michigan, et al.
Court Below: Supreme Court of Michigan
Citation: Michigan Supreme Court, 627 N.W.2d 236. QUESTION PRESENTED Congress in 1991 directed the In terstate Commerce Commission ("ICC") toprescribe new and more simplified standa rds under which states are permitted to charge fees for registration of interstate motor carrier operations. 49 U.S.C. §11506( c )( 1) It specified that these new standards "shall establish a fee system" that "will result in a fee for each participating State that is equal to the fee *** that such State collected or charged as of November 15, 1991". 49 U.S.C.
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