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219.565 ENGINEER WHO CANNOT READ.

An officer of a corporation is guilty of a gross misdemeanor if that officer knowingly employs, as an engineer or engine driver to run locomotives or trains on a railway, a person who cannot read the timetables and ordinary handwriting.

Also, a person is guilty of a gross misdemeanor if that person is unable to read the timetables of the road and ordinary handwriting and acts as an engineer or runs a locomotive or train on a railway.