Shatskaya I. - candidate of economic sciences, associate professor of the chair «Financial law and taxation» of the Law Institute of the Russian University of transport
Abstract. Competent, timely compliance with and enforcement of Federal laws, normative legal acts of Federal Executive bodies in the field of railway transport, which contain the norms, mandatory for shippers, consignees, carriers, owners of infrastructures, owners of railway lines and other physical and legal entities, can achieve a clear and systematic regulation of the conditions of carriage of goods based on their features, safety of goods, safety of railway rolling stock, containers, traffic safety and eco-logical safety.
Keywords: railway transport; regulatory authority; acts; consignor; consignee; goods; documents.