Canada Grain Act

Version of section 87 from 2002-12-31 to 2013-07-31:


Marginal note:Application for railway cars

  •  (1) One or more producers of grain, not exceeding the number designated by order of the Commission, having grain, in sufficient quantity to fill a railway car, that may be lawfully delivered to a railway company for carriage to a terminal elevator, transfer elevator or process elevator or to a consignee at a destination other than an elevator may apply in writing to the Commission, in prescribed form, for a railway car to receive and carry the grain to the elevator or other consignee.

  • Marginal note:Allocation of cars

    (2) The Commission shall, in each week, allocate to applications made by producers of grain pursuant to subsection (1), in the order in which the applications are received, available railway cars that enter each shipping control area in that week up to such number or percentage of the available cars entering the area in that week and under such terms and conditions as the Commission may order.

  • R.S., 1985, c. G-10, s. 87
  • 1994, c. 45, s. 27(F)
  • 1998, c. 22, s. 25(F)
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