The Board of
Railway Commissioners for Canada.

Order no. G.O. 225

Wednesday, the 3rd of
April, A.D. 1918

In the matter of the application of the Canadian Freight Association, on behalf of all railway companies subject to the legislative authority of the Parliament of Canada, under section 340 of the Railway Act, and such other sections as may be applicable thereto, for an Order approving the form of Bill of Lading issued by the Government of the United States of America, for use in respect of all shipments of munitions, war materials, and supplies by or on behalf of the said Government, or any of its contractors; and providing that, notwithstanding the provisions of the General Order of the Board No. 41, dated July 15, 1909, the form herein referred to may be used by all such railway companies in respect of such shipment.

3678.40

H. L. Drayton
Chief Commissioner

S. J. McLean
Commissioner

Upon reading what is filed in support of the application, and its appearing that the said bill of lading is made subject to the conditions of the bill of lading approved by the General Order No. 41, dated July 15, 1909,—

It is ordered: That the form of bill of lading issued by the Government of the United States of America, for use in respect of all shipments of munitions, war materials, and supplies by or on behalf of the said Government, or any of its contractors, copies of which are on file with the Board under file No. 3678.40, be, and it is hereby, approved, and that, notwithstanding the provisions of the said General Order No. 41, dated the 15th day of July, 1909, the form herein approved may be used by all such railway companies in respect of the said shipments of munitions, war materials, and supplies.

H. L. Drayton
Chief Commissioner,
The Board of Railway Commissioners for Canada.