They culminated with passage of the Motor Carrier Act of 1980 and the Staggers Rail Act of 1980.
What does MCA stand for?
MCA stands for Motor Carrier Act (BC)
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We have 623 other meanings of MCA in our Acronym Attic
- Monitor and Control Assembly
- Monoclonal Antibodies
- Montana Cattlemen's Association
- Montana Code Annotated
- Monte Carlo Analysis
- Moot Court Association (law school; various locations)
- Morangos Com Açucar (Portugese TV)
- Morphological Component Analysis
- Morrison Christian Academy (Taiwan)
- Motor Car Accident
- Motor Control Assembly (Space Shuttle)
- Motorcycle Accident
- Mount Carmel Academy (New Orleans, LA)
- Movement Control Agency
- Mucin-Like Cancer-associated Antigen (tumoral markers)
- Multi Chip Assembly
- Multi Criteria Analysis
- Multi Cultural Affairs (various schools)
- Multi-Carrier Allocation
- Multi-Channel Amplifier
Samples in periodicals archive:
The Airline Deregulation Act of 1978, the Motor Carrier Act of 1980, and the Staggers Act of 1980 all passed both houses of Congress with large majority votes.
This policy meets the stringent requirements of transporters subject to the Motor Carrier Act of 1980.
3) Upon its enactment of the FLSA, Congress provided that its overtime pay requirements should not apply with respect to any employee to whom the Secretary of Transportation has power to establish qualifications and maximum hours of service under the Motor Carrier Act (MCA).
The exemption refers to the 1935 Motor Carrier Act, as amended, which contains a clause stating that agricultural commodities are exempt from economic regulation by the Interstate Commerce Commission.
Statement 44 was issued to establish accounting requirements for the effects of transition to the provisions of the Motor Carrier Act of 1980.
The Motor Carrier Act of 1935 of the competition regulatory era placed motor carriers (freight and passenger) under federal regulation.
The Motor Carrier Act (MCA) of that year allowed for interstate competition in the for-hire trucking industry, Standard Industrial Classification (sic) 42, which accounts for a small portion of the Nation's trucks, but a relatively large portion of freight movement.