The Board of Transport
Commissioners for Canada
Commission des Transports
du Canada

Order no. G.O. 762

Monday, the 20th of
August, A.D. 1951

In the matter of the Regulations for the Transportation by Express of Acids, Compressed Gases, Inflammables, Oxidizing Substances, Explosives, etc., and Specifications for Shipping Containers, approved by General Order No. 678:

1717.127.

F. M. MacPherson
Commissioner

H. B. Chase
Commissioner

Upon reading the submissions filed—

It is ordered that the Regulations for the Transportation by Express of Acids, Compressed Gases, Inflammables, Oxidizing Substances, Explosives, etc., and Specifications for Shipping Containers approved by General Order No. 678 be, and they are hereby, amended by inserting the following paragraph immediately after Section 11 (a) thereof:

11 (a) (1) Because of the present emergency and until further Order of the Board, containers may be approved and authorized for emergency or experimental shipments by special permit issued by the Director of Operation, Board of Transport Commissioners. Each container shall be plainly marked with an assigned Special Permit Number and all bills of lading, shipping orders or shipping papers in lieu thereof shall make reference thereto.

F. M. MacPherson
Commissioner,
The Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada.