1.   Short title


   2.   Accidents on railway to be reported


   3.   Nature of report


   4.   Minister may order inquiry


   5.   Procedure of inquiry


   6.   Default by witnesses


   7.   Oaths and forms to be used


   8.   Contempt


   9.   Expenses of witnesses


   10.   Inquiry to be public, subject to discretion of administrative officer


   11.   Powers and duties of administrative officer


   12.   Administrative officer to report finding


   13.   Holding of inquiry by person not an administrative officer


   14.   Inquiry not to affect holding of inquest



Proc, 9, 1940,
Proc. 1, 1941,
Cap. 140, 1948,
Cap. 166, 1959,
HMC Order 1, 1963,
S.I. 12, 1977,
Act 14, 2005.

An Act to make provision for the holding of inquiries in cases of accident on the railways.

[Date of Commencement: 1st March, 1940]


1.   Short title

   This Act may be cited as the Railway (Accident Inquiry) Act.

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