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91st General Assembly

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 1        AN ACT to amend  the  Railroad  Bridge  Act  by  changing
 2    Section 1.

 3        Be  it  enacted  by  the People of the State of Illinois,
 4    represented in the General Assembly:

 5        Section  5.  The  Railroad  Bridge  Act  is  amended   by
 6    changing Section 1 as follows:

 7        (610 ILCS 40/1) (from Ch. 114, par. 45)
 8        Sec.  1.  Railroad bridges.  Railroads terminating, or to
 9    terminate at any point on any  line  of  continuous  railroad
10    thoroughfare where there now is or shall be a railroad bridge
11    for  crossing of passengers and freight in cars over the same
12    as  part  of  such  thoroughfare,   shall   make   convenient
13    connections of such railroads, by rail, with the rail of such
14    bridge;   and   such  bridge  shall  permit  and  cause  such
15    connections of the rail of the same with  the  rail  of  such
16    railroads  so  that  by  reason of said railroads and bridge,
17    there  shall  be  uninterrupted   communication   over   such
18    railroads  and  bridge  as  public thoroughfares. But by such
19    connections no corporate rights shall be impaired.
20    (Source: Laws 1867, p. 174.)

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