Canada Transportation Act

Version of section 147 from 2007-07-01 to 2015-07-29:

Marginal note:Definitions

 In this Division,

crop year

campagne agricole

crop year means the period beginning on August 1 in any year and ending on July 31 in the next year; (campagne agricole)

export

exportation

export, in respect of grain, means shipment by a vessel, as defined in section 2 of the Canada Shipping Act, 2001 , to any destination outside Canada and shipment by any other mode of transport to the United States for use of the grain in that country and not for shipment out of that country; (exportation)

government hopper car

wagon-trémie du gouvernement

government hopper car means a hopper car provided to a prescribed railway company by the government of Canada or a province or by the Canadian Wheat Board; (wagon-trémie du gouvernement)

grain

grain

grain means

  • (a) any grain or crop included in Schedule II that is grown in the Western Division, or any product of it included in Schedule II that is processed in the Western Division, or

  • (b) any grain or crop included in Schedule II that is grown outside Canada and imported into Canada, or any product of any grain or crop included in Schedule II that is itself included in Schedule II and is processed outside Canada and imported into Canada; (grain)

joint line movement

joint line movement[Repealed, 2000, c. 16, s. 9]

maximum rate scale

maximum rate scale[Repealed, 2000, c. 16, s. 9]

movement

mouvement du grain

movement, in respect of grain, means the carriage of grain by a prescribed railway company over a railway line from a point on any line west of Thunder Bay or Armstrong, Ontario, to

  • (a) Thunder Bay or Armstrong, Ontario, or

  • (b) Churchill, Manitoba, or a port in British Columbia for export,

but does not include the carriage of grain to a port in British Columbia for export to the United States for consumption in that country; (mouvement du grain)

port in British Columbia

port de la Colombie-Britannique

port in British Columbia means Vancouver, North Vancouver, New Westminster, Roberts Bank, Prince Rupert, Ridley Island, Burnaby, Fraser Mills, Fraser Surrey, Fraser Wharves, Lake City, Lulu Island Junction, Port Coquitlam, Port Moody, Steveston, Tilbury and Woodwards Landing; (port de la Colombie-Britannique)

prescribed railway company

compagnie de chemin de fer régie

prescribed railway company means the Canadian National Railway Company, the Canadian Pacific Railway Company and any railway company that may be specified in the regulations; (compagnie de chemin de fer régie)

Western Division

région de l’Ouest

Western Division means the part of Canada lying west of the meridian passing through the eastern boundary of the City of Thunder Bay, including the whole of the Province of Manitoba. (région de l’Ouest)

  • 1996, c. 10, s. 147;
  • 2000, c. 16, s. 9;
  • 2001, c. 26, s. 282;
  • 2005, c. 24, s. 3.
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