SEC v. Louisiana Pub. Svc. Comm'n,
353 U.S. 368 (1957)

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SEC v. Louisiana Pub. Svc. Comm'n, 353 U.S. 368 (1957)

Securities and Exchange Commission v.

Louisiana Public Service Commission

No. 466

Argued April 30, May 1, 1957

Decided May 13, 1957

353 U.S. 368


The orders of the Securities and Exchange Commission made judicially reviewable by the last two sentences of § 11(b) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 are the directory orders mentioned in, and authorized by, subsection (b) of § 11 of the Act, and orders which may "revoke and modify" any such order previously made under that subsection, and the language referred to does not include an order merely denying petition to reopen § 11(b) proceedings. Pp. 353 U. S. 368-372.

235 F. 2d 167 reversed.

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