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Statutes of Newfoundland 1993


CHAPTER R-1

CHAPTER R-1.1

AN ACT TO REVISE THE LAW IN THE PROVINCE RESPECTING RAIL SERVICE

(Assented to December 17, 1993)

Analysis

1. Short title

2. Rail service

3. Acts to be repealed

Schedule

Be it enacted by the Lieutenant-Governor and House of Assembly in Legislative Session convened, as follows:


Short title

1. This Act may be cited as the Rail Service Act.

Rail service

2. A person shall not purchase, operate or construct a rail service in the province without first obtaining the approval of the Lieutenant-Governor in Council.

Acts to be repealed

3. The Acts listed in the Schedule to this Act are repealed.

 

Schedule

1. An Act respecting the Newfoundland Railway (1881 c2)

2. An Act for the Maintenance and Operation of the Lines of Railway from Whitbourne to Port-aux-Basques and of the Branches thereof (1893 c3)

3. An Act to amend the Act 56 Vic., Cap. 3, entitled, "An Act for the maintenance and operation of the lines of Railway from Whitbourne to Port-aux-Basques, and of the branches thereof" (1896 c16)

4. An Act to Incorporate the St. John's Street Railway Company, and for other purposes (1896 c20)

5. An Act to provide for the Maintenance and Operation of the Newfoundland Railway, and for other purposes (1898 c6)

6. An Act to amend the Act 60 Vic., Cap. 20, entitled, "An Act to Incorporate the St. John's Street Railway Company, and for other purposes" (1899 c30)

7. An Act to amend the Act 61 Vic., Cap. 6, entitled, "An Act to provide for the maintenance and operation of the Newfoundland Railway, and for other purposes" (1900 2nd Session c4)

8. An Act to amend "The Newfoundland Railway Act, 1898," and for other purposes (1901 c6)

9. An Act to provide for the Extension of the Railway System of the Colony (1910 c12)

10. An Act respecting the Extension of the Railway System of the Colony (1913 c13)

11. An Act respecting the Construction of a Railway through Labrador (1913 c14)

12. An Act for the Encouragement of the Construction of Tramways at Bell Island (1913 c15)

13. An Act Respecting the Newfoundland Railway and Train-Ferry Syndicate, Limited (1914 c6)

14. An Act to Amend the Act 4 George V., Cap. 6, entitled, "An Act respecting the Newfoundland Railway and Train Ferry Syndicate, Limited" (1915 c2)

15. An Act to Amend the Act 3 George V., Cap. 14, entitled, "An Act Respecting the Construction of a Railway through Labrador" (1916 c14)

16. An Act For The Settlement Of Certain Disputes Relating To The Newfoundland Railway And Other Matters (1923 c2)

17. An Act respecting certain Rights, Privileges and Franchises Connected with the Supply of Electric Light and Power to St. John's for Street Railway and other purposes (1923 c4)

18. An Act to amend the Act 3 Geo. V., Cap. 14, entitled, "An Act respecting the Construction of a Railway through Labrador" (1924 c5)

19. An Act respecting The St. John's Street Railway (1925 c11)

20. An Act relating to the Guarantee of Debentures of The Western Marine Railway, Limited (1925 c13)

21. An Act for the Confirmation of a Certain Loan in Connection with the Western Marine Railway from the Bank of Montreal (1932 c2)

22. An Act Further to Amend the Act 60 Vic., Cap. 20, entitled, "An Act to Incorporate the St. John's Street Railway and for other purposes" (1944 c52)

23. An Act Further to Amend the Act 60 Vic., Cap. 20, entitled, "An Act to Incorporate the St. John's Street Railway Company and for other purposes" (1946 c38)

24. An Act Respecting Construction of a Railway in Labrador (1948 c3)

25. An Act Respecting the Construction of a Railway from Wabush Lake (1955 c57)

26. An Act to Amend the Wabush Lake Railway Act, 1955 (1955 2nd Session c2)

27. An Act to Amend the Labrador Railway Act, 1948 (1955 2nd Session c3)

28. An Act to provide for the Repeal of the Wabush Lake Railway Company Limited (Loan Guarantee) Act, 1955, the Rescission of a Loan Agreement and of a Trust Deed made under or in pursuance of that Act and the Discharge of Liability Thereunder (1957 c78)

29. An Act to Amend the Wabush Lake Railway Act, 1955 (1959 c32)

30. An Act to Authorize the Lieutenant-Governor in Council to Enter into an Agreement with Wabush Lake Railway Company Limited, Northern Land Company Limited and Carol Lake Company Limited and to Provide Certain Statutory Provisions for the Same Purpose (1959 c37)

31. An Act Respecting a Private Mining Carrier Railway in Labrador (1959 c38)

32. An Act Further to Amend the Labrador Railway Act, 1948 (1959 c50)

33. An Act to Amend the Wabush-Carol (Agreement) Act, 1959, and the Statutory Agreement Executed in Pursuance Thereof (1960 c77)

34. An Act to Amend the Carol Lake Company Act, 1959 (1962 c46)

35. An Act Further to Amend the Labrador Railway Act, 1948 (1962 c48)

36. An Act Further to Amend the Act 60 Vic., Cap. 20, entitled, "An Act To Incorporate the St. John's Street Railway Company and for other purposes" (1962 c70)

37. An Act Further to Amend the Wabush Lake Railway Act, 1955 (1964 c50)

38. An Act Respecting Railways and Railway Companies (RSN 1970 c325)

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