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Rail Safety Act 2008 No 97
Repealed version for 7 December 2012 to 19 January 2013 (accessed 24 September 2017 at 09:51)
Part 2 Division 3 Section 26
26   Interface co-ordination—rail transport operators
(1)  A rail transport operator:
(a)  must identify and assess, so far as is reasonably practicable, risks to safety that may arise from railway operations carried out by or on behalf of the operator and that may be caused wholly or partly by railway operations carried out by or on behalf of any other rail transport operator, and
(b)  must determine measures to manage, so far as is reasonably practicable, those risks, and
(c)  must, for the purpose of managing those risks, seek to enter into an interface agreement with the other rail transport operator or rail transport operators.
Maximum penalty:
(a)  in the case of a corporation—3,000 penalty units, or
(b)  in the case of an individual—300 penalty units.
(2)  Except to the extent provided by the regulations, subsection (1) (c) does not apply if none of the rail transport operators is a rail infrastructure manager.