Expediting Act

Expediting Act

The Expediting Act (USStat|32|823, USC|15|28, 1903-02-11) was introduced in the United States of America by President Theodore Roosevelt to break up trusts by the steel, meatpacking, oil, and railroad industries. This act took place in 1903.

It also added staff to the Anti-Trust Division of the Justice Department.

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