Administrative Law Keyed to Strauss
Independent United States Tanker Owners Committee v. Dole
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In an attempt to aid the merchant marine fleet compete in foreign commerce, the Department of Transportation promulgated a rule that allowed tankers, built with federal subsidies, to participate in domestic operations if they agreed to repay the subsidy plus interest.
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