Rescinded by
G.O. 291

The Board of
Railway Commissioners for Canada.

Order no. G.O. 288

Monday, the 22nd of
March, A.D. 1920

In the matter of Section 372 of the Railway Act, 1919, for the carrying of wires and cables along or across tlie track of railway companies under the jurisdiction of the Board; and the application of the Canadian National Railways for an order amending the Standard Conditions and Specifications for Wire Crossings, approved hy the General Order of the Board No. 281, dated May 6, 1918, as amended hy General Order No. 267, dated June 27, 1919.

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F. B. Carvell
Chief Commissioner

S. J. McLean
Asst. Chief Commissioner

W. B. Nantel
Deputy Chief Commissioner

A. S. Goodeve
Commissioner

A. C. Boyce
Commissioner

J. G. Rutherford
Commissioner

Upon reading what is filed in support of the application, the Canadian Pacific and Grand Trunk Railway Companies concurring therein,—

It is ordered:

  1. That the said Standard Conditions and Specifications for Wire Crossings, as approved by the General Order of the Board No. 231, dated May 6, 1918, be, and they are hereby, amended by striking out paragraph 4 of Part 1 of the said conditions and specifications, and substituting therefor the following, namely:—

    4. The applicant, before any work is begun, shall give the railway company owning, operating, or using the said railway at least seventy-two hours' prior notice thereof in writing, and the said railway company shall be entitled to appoint an Inspector, under whose supervision such work shall be done, and whose wages, at a rate not to exceed eleven dollars per day, shall be paid by the applicant; such payment to cover both wages and expenses. When the applicant is a municipality and the work is on a highway under its jurisdiction, the wages of the inspector shall be paid by the railway company.

  2. That the said General Order No. 267, dated June 27, 1919, be, and it is hereby, rescinded.

F. B. Carvell
Chief Commissioner,
The Board of Railway Commissioners for Canada.