49 U.S. Code § 20501 - Definition

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In this chapter, “signal system” means a block signal system, an interlocking, automatic train stop, train control, or cab-signal device, or a similar appliance, method, device, or system intended to promote safety in railroad operations.

Source

(Pub. L. 103–272, § 1(e),July 5, 1994, 108 Stat. 883.)

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Revised Section Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)
20501
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49 CFR - Transportation

49 CFR Part 236 - RULES, STANDARDS, AND INSTRUCTIONS GOVERNING THE INSTALLATION, INSPECTION, MAINTENANCE, AND REPAIR OF SIGNAL AND TRAIN CONTROL SYSTEMS, DEVICES, AND APPLIANCES

 

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