Part 299 - TEXAS CENTRAL RAILROAD HIGH-SPEED RAIL SAFETY STANDARDS  


Subpart A—General Requirements
§ 299.1 Purpose and scope.
§ 299.3 Applicability.
§ 299.5 Definitions.
§ 299.7 Responsibility for compliance.
§ 299.9 Notifications and filings.
§ 299.11 Electronic recordkeeping.
§ 299.13 System description.
§ 299.15 Special approvals.
§ 299.17 Incorporation by reference.
Subpart B—Signal and Trainset Control System
§ 299.201 Technical PTC system requirements.
§ 299.203 PTC system required.
§ 299.205 PTC System Certification.
§ 299.207 PTC Safety Plan content requirements.
§ 299.209 PTC system use and failures.
§ 299.211 Communications and security requirements.
§ 299.213 Records retention.
§ 299.215 Operations and Maintenance Manual.
Subpart C—Track Safety Standards
§ 299.301 Restoration or renewal of track under traffic conditions.
§ 299.303 Measuring track not under load.
§ 299.305 Drainage.
§ 299.307 Vegetation.
§ 299.309 Classes of track: operating speed limits.
§ 299.311 Track geometry; general.
§ 299.313 Track geometry; performance based.
§ 299.315 Curves; elevation and speed limitations.
§ 299.317 Track strength.
§ 299.319 Track fixation and support.
§ 299.321 Defective rails.
§ 299.323 Continuous welded rail (CWR) plan.
§ 299.325 Continuous welded rail (CWR); general.
§ 299.327 Rail end mismatch.
§ 299.329 Rail joints and torch cut rails.
§ 299.331 Turnouts and crossings generally.
§ 299.333 Frog guard rails and guard faces; gauge.
§ 299.335 Derails.
§ 299.337 Automated vehicle-based inspection systems.
§ 299.339 Daily sweeper inspection.
§ 299.341 Inspection of rail in service.
§ 299.343 Initial inspection of new rail and welds.
§ 299.345 Visual inspections; right of way.
§ 299.347 Special inspections.
§ 299.349 Inspection records.
§ 299.351 Qualifications for track maintenance and inspection personnel.
§ 299.353 Personnel qualified to supervise track restoration and renewal.
§ 299.355 Personnel qualified to inspect track.
§ 299.357 Personnel qualified to inspect and restore continuous welded rail.
Subpart D—Rolling Stock
§ 299.401 Clearance requirements.
§ 299.403 Trainset structure.
§ 299.405 Trainset interiors.
§ 299.407 Glazing.
§ 299.409 Brake system.
§ 299.411 Bogies and suspension system.
§ 299.413 Fire safety.
§ 299.415 Doors.
§ 299.417 Emergency lighting.
§ 299.419 Emergency communication.
§ 299.421 Emergency roof access.
§ 299.423 Markings and instructions for emergency egress and rescue access.
§ 299.425 Low-location emergency exit path marking.
§ 299.427 Emergency egress windows.
§ 299.429 Rescue access windows.
§ 299.431 Driver's controls and cab layout.
§ 299.433 Exterior lights.
§ 299.435 Electrical system design.
§ 299.437 Automated monitoring.
§ 299.439 Event recorders.
§ 299.441 Trainset electronic hardware and software safety.
§ 299.443 Safety appliances.
§ 299.445 Trainset inspection, testing, and maintenance requirements.
§ 299.447 Movement of defective equipment.
Subpart E—Operating Rules
§ 299.501 Purpose.
§ 299.503 Operating rules; filing and recordkeeping.
§ 299.505 Programs of operational tests and inspections; recordkeeping.
§ 299.507 Program of instruction on operating rules; recordkeeping.
Subpart F—System Qualification Tests
§ 299.601 Responsibility for verification demonstrations and tests.
§ 299.603 Preparation of system-wide qualification test plan.
§ 299.605 Functional and performance qualification tests.
§ 299.607 Pre-revenue service system integration testing.
§ 299.609 Vehicle/track system qualification.
§ 299.611 Simulated revenue operations.
§ 299.613 Verification of compliance.
Subpart G—Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance Program
§ 299.701 General requirements.
§ 299.703 Compliance.
§ 299.705 Standard procedures for safely performing inspection, testing, and maintenance, or repairs.
§ 299.707 Maintenance intervals.
§ 299.709 Quality control program.
§ 299.711 Inspection, testing, and maintenance program format.
§ 299.713 Program approval procedure.
Appendix A to Part 299—Criteria for Certification of Crashworthy Event Recorder Memory Module
Appendix B to Part 299—Cab Noise Test Protocol