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Title 49Subtitle BChapter IIPart 229


TITLE 49—Transportation

Subtitle B—OTHER REGULATIONS RELATING TO TRANSPORTATION (CONTINUED)

CHAPTER II—FEDERAL RAILROAD ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION

PART 229—RAILROAD LOCOMOTIVE SAFETY STANDARDS

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Subpart A—GENERAL

§229.1
Scope.
§229.3
Applicability.
§229.4
Information collection.
§229.5
Definitions.
§229.7
Prohibited acts and penalties.
§229.9
Movement of non-complying locomotives.
§229.11
Locomotive identification.
§229.13
Control of locomotives.
§229.14
Non-MU control cab locomotives.
§229.15
Remote control locomotives.
§229.17
Accident reports.
§229.19
Prior waivers.
§229.20
Electronic recordkeeping.
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Subpart B—INSPECTIONS AND TESTS

§229.21
Daily inspection.
§229.23
Periodic inspection: general.
§229.25
Tests: Every periodic inspection.
§229.27
Annual tests.
§229.29
Air brake system calibration, maintenance, and testing.
§229.31
Main reservoir tests.
§229.33
Out-of-use credit.
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Subpart C—SAFETY REQUIREMENTS

General Requirements

§229.41
Protection against personal injury.
§229.43
Exhaust and battery gases.
§229.45
General condition.

Brake System

§229.46
Brakes: general.
§229.47
Emergency brake valve.
§229.49
Main reservoir system.
§229.51
Aluminum main reservoirs.
§229.53
Brake gauges.
§229.55
Piston travel.
§229.57
Foundation brake gear.
§229.59
Leakage.

Draft System

§229.61
Draft system.

Suspension System

§229.63
Lateral motion.
§229.64
Plain bearings.
§229.65
Spring rigging.
§229.67
Trucks.
§229.69
Side bearings.
§229.71
Clearance above top of rail.
§229.73
Wheel sets.
§229.75
Wheels and tire defects.

Electrical System

§229.77
Current collectors.
§229.79
Third rail shoes.
§229.81
Emergency pole; shoe insulation.
§229.83
Insulation or grounding of metal parts.
§229.85
High voltage markings: doors, cover plates, or barriers.
§229.87
Hand-operated switches.
§229.89
Jumpers; cable connections.
§229.91
Motors and generators.

Internal Combustion Equipment

§229.93
Safety cut-off device.
§229.95
Venting.
§229.97
Grounding fuel tanks.
§229.99
Safety hangers.
§229.101
Engines.

Steam Generators

§229.103
Safe working pressure; factor of safety.
§229.105
Steam generator number.
§229.107
Pressure gauge.
§229.109
Safety valves.
§229.111
Water-flow indicator.
§229.113
Warning notice.
§229.114
Steam generator inspections and tests.

Cabs and Cab Equipment

§229.115
Slip/slide alarms.
§229.117
Speed indicators.
§229.119
Cabs, floors, and passageways.
§229.121
Locomotive cab noise.
§229.123
Pilots, snowplows, end plates.
§229.125
Headlights and auxiliary lights.
§229.127
Cab lights.
§229.129
Locomotive horn.
§229.131
Sanders.
§229.133
Interim locomotive conspicuity measures—auxiliary external lights.
§229.135
Event recorders.
§229.137
Sanitation, general requirements.
§229.139
Sanitation, servicing requirements.
§229.140
Alerters.
§229.141
Body structure, MU locomotives.
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Subpart D—LOCOMOTIVE CRASHWORTHINESS DESIGN REQUIREMENTS

§229.201
Purpose and scope.
§229.203
Applicability.
§229.205
General requirements.
§229.206
Design requirements.
§229.207
New locomotive crashworthiness design standards and changes to existing FRA-approved locomotive crashworthiness design standards.
§229.209
Alternative locomotive crashworthiness designs.
§229.211
Processing of petitions.
§229.213
Locomotive manufacturing information.
§229.215
Retention and inspection of designs.
§229.217
Fuel tank.
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Subpart E—LOCOMOTIVE ELECTRONICS

§229.301
Purpose and scope.
§229.303
Applicability.
§229.305
Definitions.
§229.307
Safety analysis.
§229.309
Safety-critical changes and failures.
§229.311
Review of SAs.
§229.313
Product testing results and records.
§229.315
Operations and maintenance manual.
§229.317
Training and qualification program.
§229.319
Operating Personnel Training.
Appendix
Appendix A to Part 229—Form FRA 6180-49A
Appendix
Appendix B to Part 229—Schedule of Civil Penalties
Appendix
Appendix C to Part 229—FRA Locomotive Standards—Code of Defects
Appendix
Appendix D to Part 229—Criteria for Certification of Crashworthy Event Recorder Memory Module
Appendix
Appendix E to Part 229—Performance Criteria for Locomotive Crashworthiness
Appendix
Appendix F to Part 229—Recommended Practices for Design and Safety Analysis
Appendix
Appendix G to Part 229 [Reserved]
Appendix
Appendix H to Part 229—Static Noise Test Protocols—In-Cab Static


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