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Title 49Subtitle BChapter IIISubchapter BPart 373 → Subpart B

Title 49: Transportation

Subpart B—Freight Forwarders; Bills of Lading

§373.201   Receipts and bills of lading for freight forwarders.

§373.201   Receipts and bills of lading for freight forwarders.

Each freight forwarder must issue the shipper a receipt or through bill of lading, covering transportation from origin to ultimate destination, on each shipment for which it arranges transportation in interstate commerce. Where a motor carrier receives freight at the origin and issues a receipt therefor on its form with a notation showing the freight forwarder's name, then the freight forwarder, upon receiving the shipment at the “on line” or consolidating station, must issue a receipt or through bill of lading on its form as of the date the carrier receives the shipment.

[74 FR 15393, Apr. 6, 2009]

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