Surface Transportation Board.
Proposed adoption of a railroad cost recovery procedures productivity adjustment.
The Surface Transportation Board proposes to adopt 1.028 (2.8%) as the measure of average change in railroad productivity for the 1995-1999 (5-year) period. The current value of 3.5% was developed for the 1994 to 1998 period.
Comments are due by February 9, 2001.
Effective Date: The proposed productivity adjustment is effective 30 days after the date of service.
Send comments (an original and 10 copies) referring to STB Ex Parte No. 290 (Sub-No. 4) to: Office of the Secretary, Case Control Branch, 1925 K Street, NW, Washington, DC 20423-0001. Parties should submit all pleading and attachments on a 3.5-inch diskette in WordPerfect 6.0 or 6.1 compatible format.Start Further Info
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This action will not significantly affect either the quality of the human environment or energy conservation.
Pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 605(b), we conclude that our action will not have a significant economic impact on a substantial number of small entities within the meaning of the Regulatory Flexibility Act.Start Signature
Decided: January 19, 2001.
By the Board, Chairman Morgan, Vice Chairman Clyburn, and Commissioner Burkes.
Vernon A. Williams,
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