Chapter 501 - RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR RAILROAD CLEARANCE

  1. § 229-501-01 - SCOPE
  2. § 229-501-02 - DEFINITIONS
  3. § 229-501-03 - OVERHEAD CLEARANCES
  4. § 229-501-04 - SIDE CLEARANCES
  5. § 229-501-05 - OVERHEAD AND SIDE CLEARANCES
  6. § 229-501-06 - EXEMPTIONS

Current through 2022-14, April 6, 2022

SUMMARY: The following Rules and Regulations govern clearance on railroads with reference to side and overhead structures, poles or other objects over or beside any railroad track.

Notes

EFFECTIVE DATE: Adopted on May 15, 1979 and filed on May 16, 1979;
*HISTORICAL DERIVATION: Adopted March 1, 1956. See P.U.C. General Order #2; Ch. 259 P.L. 1955; Ch. 341, § 2P. L. 1977.
EFFECTIVE DATE (ELECTRONIC CONVERSION):
April 24, 1996
NON-SUBSTANTIVE CORRECTIONS:
June 29, 1998 - statutory references, formatting, insertion of missing graphic
April 4, 2000 - header corrected; .04(H) clearance measurement removed because it was absent from the original adoption.

STATUTORY AUTHORITY: 23 M.R.S.A. Section7307 sub-§ 5.

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