On August 16, the 37th executive meeting of the Hefei Municipal Government deliberated and approved the draft Regulations on Urban Rail Transit in Hefei, which will soon be submitted to the Hefei Municipal People’s Congress for consideration. In the future , this regulations will seek to solve the outstanding problems existing in the Rail Transit operation .
The Regulations clearly stipulate that passengers who override a station should pay the overtime charge according to the highest one-way fare of the line .
Passengers shall abide by the passenger code of the rail transit.
In addition to prohibiting the lighting of open fires, spitting, littering ,amongst others , it is also clear that electronic cigarettes will not be allowed. Also ,eating in the carriage will be prohibited except for infants and patients with special diseases .At the same time, bicycles, electric vehicles, inflatable balloons and other items that may interfere with the operation of the rail transit shall not be carried along if they do not meet the baggage standards and security requirements; skateboards, pulley shoes, balancing cars and Unicycles shall also be banned (except for motor vehicles for disabled persons that meet the requirements).
Passengers who carry acts related to obstructing the operation order and environmental hygiene , may be dissuaded or stopped by the rail operation units and ordered to leave the transit circulation or denied transport services Those who violate public security management shall be punished by the public security organs according to law.Smoking and eating will carry a fine of more than 20 yuan and less than 100 yuan and individuals who press the emergency button without authorization may be fined less than 5000 yuan.
Damage to vehicles, electromechanical, cable and other equipment; unauthorized operation of button warning signs , switches and other devices, illegal use of emergency facilities or safety devices will be “severely punished”.