Rescinded by
G.O. 401

The Board of
Railway Commissioners for Canada.

Order no. G.O. 177

Wednesday, the 10th of
January, A.D. 1917

In the matter of the question of why tariffs of freight rates from points in the United States to points in Canada should not hear a notation to the effect that the said rates, unless specifically indicated as being competitive, will automatically apply to intermediate points in Canada not mentioned in the tariff, notwithstanding Rule No. 77 (a) of Circular No. 18A of the Interstate Commerce Commission:

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H. L. Drayton
Chief Commissioner

Upon hearing the matter at the sittings of the Board held in Ottawa, December 10, 1916, the Canadian Pacific, Grand Trunk, and Ottawa and New York Railway Companies, the Michigan Central Railroad Company, the Toronto Board of Trade, and the Canadian Manufacturers' Association being represented at the hearing, and what was alleged, the representatives of the railway companies consenting—

It is ordered: That tariffs of freight rates from points in the United States to points in Canada include, or be supplemented by, a rule to the effect that the said rates, unless specifically indicated as being competitive, will apply to intermediate points in Canada not enumerated in the said tariffs; and tlmt railway companies subject to the jurisdiction of the Board arrange accordingly.

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