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Canada Transportation Act

Version of section 111 from 2003-01-01 to 2018-05-22:

Marginal note:Definitions

 In this Division,

competitive line rate

prix de ligne concurrentiel

competitive line rate means a rate determined with respect to a shipper in accordance with section 133; (prix de ligne concurrentiel)

confidential contract

contrat confidentiel

confidential contract means a contract entered into under subsection 126(1); (contrat confidentiel)

connecting carrier

transporteur de liaison

connecting carrier means a railway company, other than a local carrier, that moves traffic to or from an interchange over a portion of a continuous route in respect of which the railway company and the shipper agree on the movement of the traffic, including the applicable rate; (transporteur de liaison)


lieu de correspondance

interchange means a place where the line of one railway company connects with the line of another railway company and where loaded or empty cars may be stored until delivered or received by the other railway company; (lieu de correspondance)



interswitch means to transfer traffic from the lines of one railway company to the lines of another railway company in accordance with regulations made under section 128; (interconnexion)

interswitching rate

Version anglaise seulement

interswitching rate means a rate established by, or determined in accordance with, regulations made under paragraph 128(1)(b); (Version anglaise seulement)

local carrier

transporteur local

local carrier means a railway company that moves traffic to or from an interchange on a continuous route from the point of origin or to the point of destination that is served exclusively by the railway company; (transporteur local)

service obligations

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service obligations means obligations under section 113 or 114. (Version anglaise seulement)

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