2. The Government may, by order in council, grant a person the power to acquire by expropriation
(1) an existing railway or any lands comprised of the right of way of an existing or planned railway;
(2) any lands necessary for the construction of the railway’s depots and stations;
(3) any other immovable necessary for the construction or maintenance of the railway.
The maximum width of the right of way shall be 30 metres. Where authorized by the Government, that width may be increased.
1993, c. 75, s. 2; 1999, c. 40, s. 47.