Departmental Plans are expenditure plans for each appropriated department and agency (excluding Crown corporations). They describe departmental priorities, strategic outcomes, programs, expected results and associated resource requirements, covering a three-year period beginning with the year indicated in the title of the report.
This is a guide for grain shippers, farmers, and others in the grain industry. It explains the Maximum Revenue Entitlement (MRE) Program for the movement of western grain by rail. Specifically, the guide describes:
- what the MRE is;
- what railway companies (railways) the MRE applies to;
- what types of crops and routes the MRE covers;
- how the MRE is calculated; and
- what happens if a railway goes above its MRE.