§ 239.1 Purpose and scope
§ 239.3 Application
§ 239.7 Definitions
§ 239.9 Responsibility for compliance
§ 239.11 Penalties
§ 239.13 Waivers
§ 239.15 Information collection

Terms Used In CFR > Title 49 > Subtitle B > Chapter II > Part 239 > Subpart A

  • Adjacent rail modes of transportation: means other railroads, trolleys, light rail, heavy transit, and other vehicles operating on rails or electromagnetic guideways which are expressly identified in a railroad's emergency preparedness plan. See 49 CFR 239.7
  • Administrator: means the Administrator of the Federal Railroad Administration or the Administrator's delegate. See 49 CFR 239.7
  • Control center: means a central location on a railroad with responsibility for directing the safe movement of trains. See 49 CFR 239.7
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Emergency preparedness plan: means one or more documents focusing on preparedness and response in dealing with a passenger train emergency. See 49 CFR 239.7
  • FRA: means the Federal Railroad Administration. See 49 CFR 239.7
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Passenger train service: means the transportation of persons (other than employees, contractors, or persons riding equipment to observe or monitor railroad operations) by railroad in intercity passenger service or commuter or other short-haul passenger service in a metropolitan or suburban area. See 49 CFR 239.7
  • Person: includes all categories of entities covered under 1 U. See 49 CFR 239.7