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

Order no. G.O. 767

Monday, the 3rd of
December, A.D. 1951

In the matter of the Regulations for the Transportation of Explosives and Other Dangerous Articles by Freight and Specifications for Shipping Containers, approved by General Order No. 722:

1717.44.

John D. Kearney
Chief Commissioner

Hugh Wardrope
Assistant Chief Commissioner

Armand Sylvestre
Deputy Chief Commissioner

F. M. MacPherson
Commissioner

H. B. Chase
Commissioner

Upon reading the submissions filed—

It is ordered that the Regulations for the Transportation of Explosives and Other Dangerous Articles by Freight and Specifications for Shipping Containers as amended by supplement No. 3, approved by General Order No. 746, dated October 6, 1950, be, and they are hereby, amended by striking out section 60 (6) (1) thereof and substituting the following therefor:

(b) (1) Specification 14, 15A or 16A. Wooden boxes with inside containers which must be fibre drums, cloth or paper bags of capacity not exceeding 25 pounds net weight, provided the completed shipping package shall be capable of standing a drop of 4 feet without rupture of inner or outer containers. The completed package must not exceed 50 pounds, net weight, of black powder.

John D. Kearney
Chief Commissioner,
The Board of Transport Commissioners for Canada.