Application to stay dismissed by

The Board of
Railway Commissioners for Canada.

Order no. G.O. 226

Thursday, the 4th of
April, A.D. 1918

In the matter of the General Order of the Board No. 199, dated July 24, 1917, requiring every railway company subject to the legislative authority of the Parliament of Canada to equip its locomotives used in road service, between sunset and sunrise, with headlights which will enable persons with normal vision in the cab of a locomotive, under normal weather conditions, to see a dark object the size of a man for a distance of 1,000 feet or more ahead of the locomotive, such headlight to be maintained in good condition.


H. L. Drayton
Chief Commissioner

D'Arcy Scott
Assistant Chief Commissioner

W. B. Nantel
Deputy Chief Commissioner

A. S. Goodeve

A. C. Boyce

Upon reading the submissions filed, and the report and recommendation of the Chief Operating Officer of the Board,—

It is ordered: That the said General Order No. 199, dated July 24, 1917, be, and it is hereby, amended by striking out the figures 1,000 in the seventh line of paragraph 1 of the Order and substituting therefor the figures 800.

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