Non-Controlled Track [Transportation] Law and Legal Definition

According to 49 CFR 214.7 [Title 49 – Transportation; Subtitle B Other Regulations Relating to Transportation; Chapter II Federal Railroad Administration, Department of Transportation; Part 214 Railroad Workplace Safety; Subpart A – General], non-controlled track means “track upon which trains are permitted by railroad rule or special instruction to move without receiving authorization from a train dispatcher or control operator.”