Delhi Metro Railway (Operation and Maintenance) Act, 2002 Delhi Metro Railway (Operation and Maintenance) Act, 2002 Delhi Metro Railway (Operation and Maintenance) Act, 2002
 
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Delhi Metro Railway (Operation and Maintenance) Act, 2002

 

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Delhi Metro Railway (Operation and Maintenance) Act, 2002

 

Preamble

   
  CHAPTER I: PRELIMINARY
1.

Short title and commencement

2.

Definitions

   
  CHAPTER II: GOVERNMENT METRO RAILWAY ADMINISTRATION
3.

Constitution of Government metro railway

4.

Appointment of General Manager

   
  CHAPTER III: FUNCTIONS AND POWERS OF THE METRO RAILWAY ADMINISTRATION
5.

Functions of metro railway administration

6.

Powers of metro railway administration

   
  CHAPTER IV: COMMISSIONER OF METRO RAILWAY SAFETY
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

   
  CHAPTER V: OPENING OF METRO RAILWAY
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

   
  CHAPTER VI: WORKING OF THE METRO RAILWAY
23.

Exhibition of fare tables at station and supply of tickets

24.

Exhibition and surrender of pass and ticket

25.

Prohibition against traveling 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

   
  CHAPTER VII: FARE FIXATION
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

   
  CHAPTER VIII: ACCIDENTS
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 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

   
  CHAPTER IX: CLAIMS COMMISSIONER
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 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

   
  CHAPTER X: LIABILITY OF METRO RAILWAY ADMINISTRATION DUE TO ACCIDENTS
57.

Extent of liability

58.

Application for compensation

   
  CHAPTER XI: OFFENCES AND PENALTIES
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 traveling 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 authorized 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 or causing sabotage

75.

Penalty for unauthorized sale of tickets

76.

Maliciously hurting or attempting to hurt persons traveling by metro railway

77.

Endangering safety of persons traveling by metro railway by rash or negligent act or omission

78.

Damage to or destruction of certain metro railway properties

79.

Endangering the safety of persons traveling by metro railway by willful 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

   
  CHAPTER XII: MISCELLANEOUS
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 railway 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

 

Delhi Metro Railway (Operation and Maintenance) Act, 2002

 

 

 

 

 

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