2005 Connecticut Code - Sec. 13b-298. (Formerly Sec. 16-125). Cattle guards.

      Sec. 13b-298. (Formerly Sec. 16-125). Cattle guards. Each railroad company shall construct suitable cattle guards and fences at all railroad crossings of passways or highways to prevent cattle from passing upon its railroad, except when the Commissioner of Transportation deems it unnecessary.

      (1949 Rev., S. 5510; P.A. 75-486, S. 1, 69; P.A. 77-614, S. 571, 610.)

      History: P.A. 75-486 substituted "public utilities control authority" for "public utilities commission", effective December 1, 1975; P.A. 77-614 substituted "commissioner of transportation" for "public utilities control authority", effective January 1, 1979; in 1981 Sec. 16-125 transferred to Sec. 13b-298.

      Annotation to former section 16-125:

      This section operates as an amendment to all railroad company charters. 27 C. 479.

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