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The Metro Railways (Operation and Maintenance) Act, 2002

[Act No. 60 of 2002]

[17th December, 2002.]

Title The Metro Railways (Operation and Maintenance) Act, 2002
Sections: Particulars:
1. Short title and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Constitution of Government metro railway
4. Appointment of General Manager
5. Functions of metro railway administration
6. Powers of metro railway administration
7. Appointment of Commissioner of Metro Railway Safety
8. Duties of Commissioner
9. Powers of Commissioner
10. Commissioner to be public servant
11. Facilities to be provided to Commissioner
12. Annual report of Commissioner
13. Annual report to be laid before Parliament
14. Sanction of Central Government to the opening of metro railway
15. Formalities to be complied with before giving sanction to the opening of metro railway
16. Sections 14 and 15 to apply to the opening of certain works
17. Temporary suspension of traffic
18. Power to close metro railway opened for public carriage of passengers
19. Re-opening of closed metro railway
20. Use of rolling stock
21. Delegation of powers
22. Power to make rules in respect of matters in this Chapter
23. Exhibition of fare tables at station and supply of tickets
24. Exhibition and surrender of pass and ticket
25. Prohibition against travelling without pass or ticket
26. Carriage of goods
27. Prohibition against traveling of person suffering from infectious or contagious diseases and powers to remove them
28. Communication between passengers and metro railway officials in charge of trains
29. Right of metro railway administration to display commercial advertisements on metro railway or on the premises occupied by it
30. Carriage of dangerous or offensive material
31. Power to remove persons from metro railway and its carriages
32. Power to make rules
33. Fixation of fare for carriage of passengers
34. Constitution of Fare Fixation Committee
35. Other terms and conditions and procedure to be followed
36. Period for making recommendations
37. Recommendations to be binding on metro railway administration
38. Notice of metro railway accident
39. Inquiry by Commissioner
40. Inquiry by metro railway administration
41. Powers of Commissioner in relation to inquiries
42. Statement made before Commissioner
43. Procedure for conducting inquiry
44. No inquiry, investigation, etc, to be made if be made if the Commission of Inquiry is appointed
45. Inquiry into accident not covered by section 38
46. Returns
47. Power to make rules in respect of matters in this Chapter
48. Claims Commissioner
49. Qualifications for appointment as Claims Commissioner
50. Term of office
51. Resignation and removal
52. Salary and allowances and other conditions of service of Claims Commissioner
53. Procedure and powers of Claims Commissioner
54. Decision of Claims Commissioner
55. Savings as to certain rights
56. Power to make rules
57. Extent of liability
58. Application for compensation
59. Drunkenness or nuisance on metro railway
60. Penalty for taking or causing to take offensive material upon metro railway
61. Penalty for taking or causing to take dangerous material upon metro railway
62. Prohibition of demonstrations upon metro railway
63. Penalty for travelling on roof, etc, of a train
64. Penalty for unlawfully entering or remaining upon metro railway or walking on metro track
65. Endangering the safety of passengers by metro railway official
66. Abandoning train, etc, without authority
67. Obstructing running of train, etc
68. Obstructing metro railway official in his duties
69. Travelling without proper pass or ticket or beyond authorised distance
70. Needlessly interfering with means of communication in a train
71. Altering or defacing or counterfeiting pass or ticket
72. Defacing public notices
73. Any sale of articles on metro railway
74. Maliciously wrecking a train causing sabotage
75. Penalty for unauthorised sale of tickets
76. Maliciously hurting or attempting to hurt person travelling by metro railway
77. Endangering safety of persons travelling by metro railway by rash or negligent act or omission
78. Damage to or destruction of certain metro railway properties
79. Endangering the safely of persons travelling by metro railway by withful act or omission
80. Penalty for making a false claim for compensation
81. Offences by companies
82. Power of arrest without warrant
83. Arrest of person likely to abscond, etc
84. Magistrate having jurisdiction under the Act
85. Place of trial
86. Power of Central Government to issue directions
87. Prohibition to work as non-Government metro railway
88. Protection of action taken in good faith
89. Restriction on execution against metro property
90. Officials of metro railway administration to be public servants
91. Procedure for delivery to metro railway administration of property detained by a metro railway official
92. Proof of entries in records and documents
93. Service of notice, etc, on metro railway administration
94. Service of notice, etc, by metro railway administration
95. Presumption where notice is served by registered post
96. Representation of metro railway administration
97. Appointment of security staff
98. Delegation of powers
99. Power to remove difficulties
100. Power of Central Government to make rules
101. Power of metro railway administration to make regulations
102. Rules and regulations to be laid before Parliament
103. Effect of Act inconsistent with other enactments
104. Application of other Acts
105. Repeal and savings

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