No railway to be opened without notice to the Board of Trade
Returns to be made by railway companies
Appointment of Board of Trade railway inspectors
Railway byelaws to be approved by the Board
Prohibition of drunkenness by railway employees
Prohibition of obstruction of the railway
Prohibition of trespass on railways
As of 2011, Section 16 of the Act, For punishment of persons obstructing the officers of any railway company, or trespassing upon any railway remains in force, as subsequently amended. The remainder has been repealed and replaced.