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Railway Safety Act

Version of section 2 from 2013-05-01 to 2023-03-20:

Marginal note:Binding on Her Majesty

  •  (1) This Act is binding on Her Majesty in right of Canada or a province.

  • Marginal note:Application generally

    (2) This Act applies in respect of railways that are within the legislative authority of Parliament.

  • Marginal note:Exceptions

    (3) Despite subsection (2), this Act does not apply in respect of

    • (a) railways referred to in section 16 of the Harbour Commissions Act; or

    • (b) railways referred to in section 29 of the Canada Marine Act, except to the extent provided by regulations made under subsection 29(2) of that Act.

  • R.S., 1985, c. 32 (4th Supp.), s. 2
  • 1996, c. 10, s. 261
  • 2012, c. 7, s. 2
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