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Railways and Transport Safety Bill


 

Railways and Transport Safety Bill

 

[AS AMENDED ON REPORT]

 
 

Contents

Part 1

Investigation of Railway Accidents

Introduction

      1        Meaning of “railway” and “railway property”

      2        Meaning of “railway accident” and “railway incident”

The Rail Accident Investigation Branch

      3        Establishment

      4        General aims

      5        Assistance to others

      6        Annual report

Investigation by Branch

      7        Investigations

      8        Investigator’s powers

      9        Regulations

Investigation by industry

      10        Requirement to investigate

Accident regulations

      11        Accident regulations

General

      12        Crown application

      13        Regulations

      14        Extent

 
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Part 2

Office of Rail Regulation

      15        Establishment

      16        Transfer of functions

      17        Extent

Part 3

British Transport Police

Police Authority

      18        The British Transport Police Authority

      19        Exercise of functions

Police Force

      20        Establishment of Police Force

      21        Chief Constable

      22        Deputy Chief Constable

      23        Assistant Chief Constables

      24        Constables

      25        Special constables

      26        Cadets

      27        Civilian employees

      28        Exercise of powers by civilians

      29        Terms of employment

      30        Trade union membership

Jurisdiction

      31        Jurisdiction

      32        Prosecution

Police Services Agreements

      33        Police services agreement

      34        Compulsory police services agreement

      35        Arbitration by Secretary of State

Regulation of Police Force

      36        Police regulations: general

      37        Police regulations: special constables

      38        Police regulations: cadets

      39        British Transport Police Federation

      40        Regulations: approval in draft

      41        Police regulations: direction to Authority

      42        Police regulations by Secretary of State

      43        Regulations: further appeal

      44        Equipment regulations

      45        Regulation of procedure and practice

 
 

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      46        Conditions of service: Transport Police Conference

      47        Code of practice: Authority

      48        Code of practice: Chief Constable

      49        Service outside Police Force

Planning

      50        Policing objectives: Authority

      51        Policing objectives: Secretary of State

      52        Railways policing plan

      53        Performance targets

      54        Performance directions

      55        Three-year strategy plan

Information, &c.

      56        Reports by Chief Constable

      57        Annual report by Authority

      58        Other reports to Secretary of State

      59        Statistics

      60        Inquiry

      61        Inquiry: supplemental

      62        Public consultation

Inspection

      63        Inspection

      64        Action after adverse inspection report

      65        Remedial direction

      66        Action plan

      67        Senior appointment: delegation of function

Miscellaneous

      68        Offences

      69        Part III of the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988 (c. 53)

      70        International assistance

      71        Exercise of functions by Secretary of State

General

      72        Crown application

      73        Consequential, transitional and incidental provision

      74        Regulations and orders

      75        Interpretation

      76        Index of defined expressions

      77        Extent

 
 

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Part 4

Shipping: Alcohol and Drugs

Offences

      78        Professional staff on duty

      79        Professional staff off duty

      80        Non-professionals

      81        Prescribed limit

Enforcement

      82        Penalty

      83        Specimens, &c.

      84        Detention pending arrival of police

      85        Arrest without warrant

      86        Right of entry

General

      87        Consequential repeal

      88        Orders and regulations

      89        Interpretation

      90        Crown application, &c.

      91        Territorial application

Part 5

Aviation: Alcohol and Drugs

Offences

      92        Being unfit for duty

      93        Prescribed limit

      94        Aviation functions

Enforcement

      95        Penalty

      96        Specimens, &c.

      97        Arrest without warrant

      98        Right of entry

General

      99        Regulations

      100        Crown application

      101        Military application

      102        Territorial application

 
 

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Part 6

Miscellaneous

      103        Convention on International Carriage by Rail

      104        Office of Rail Regulation: general duties

      105        Railways safety levy

      106        Railway security services

      107        Road traffic: fixed penalty

      108        Seat belts: delivery drivers

      109        Highways: snow and ice

      110        Shipping legislation: application to structures, craft, &c.

      111        Maritime security services

      112        Railways in London: transfers

      113        Railways in London: information

Part 7

General

      114        Schedules 1 and 4: sequestration, &c. in Scotland

      115        Interpretation: enactment

      116        Repeals

      117        Money

      118        Commencement

      119        Extent

      120        Short title

                  Schedule 1                                         Office of Rail Regulation

                  Schedule 2                                         Abolition of Rail Regulator: Consequential Amendments

                  Part 1                    —                     Railways Act 1993 (c. 43)

                  Part 2                    —                     Other Acts

                  Schedule 3                                         Abolition of Rail Regulator: Savings, &c.

                  Schedule 4                                         British Transport Police Authority

                  Part 1                    —                     Membership

                  Part 2                    —                     Proceedings

                  Part 3                    —                     Money and property

                  Part 4                    —                     Miscellaneous

                  Schedule 5                                         British Transport Police: Consequential Amendments

                  Schedule 6                                         Convention on International Carriage by Rail

                  Schedule 7                                         Repeals

 
 

 
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