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Canada Transportation Act

Version of section 170 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-07-10:

Marginal note:Regulations

  •  (1) The Agency may make regulations for the purpose of eliminating undue obstacles in the transportation network under the legislative authority of Parliament to the mobility of persons with disabilities, including regulations respecting

    • (a) the design, construction or modification of, and the posting of signs on, in or around, means of transportation and related facilities and premises, including equipment used in them;

    • (b) the training of personnel employed at or in those facilities or premises or by carriers;

    • (c) tariffs, rates, fares, charges and terms and conditions of carriage applicable in respect of the transportation of persons with disabilities or incidental services; and

    • (d) the communication of information to persons with disabilities.

  • Marginal note:Incorporation by reference

    (2) Regulations made under subsection (1) incorporating standards or enactments by reference may incorporate them as amended from time to time.

  • Marginal note:Exemption

    (3) The Agency may, with the approval of the Governor in Council, make orders exempting specified persons, means of transportation, services or related facilities and premises from the application of regulations made under subsection (1).

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