The article uncovers the problem of the concept of railway tracks of common use in the legislation of different countries. The author reveals the specific features and introduces the concept of the infrastructure of rail transport of common use in a definition that is different from that defined in the Statutes of rail transport of the Russian Federation (hereinafter referred to as the Statutes) and the Federal Law «On rail transport in the Russian Federation». The author also distinguishes between such notions as «service life of infrastructure», «capacity of infrastructure», «capacity limitation of infrastructure».
Infrastructure of rail transport of common use, railway tracks of common use, complex of real assets, owner of infrastructure, carrier.
The problems of the concept of the infrastructure of rail transport of common use