BL Billing Information

To identify the individual billing segments within a movement when joint rail rates have been established between carriers but do not cover the entire movement

Position
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
BL01
Rebill Reason Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
2
2
1
Code identifying reason for rebill
BL02
Freight Station Accounting Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
5
1
Code (Freight Station Accounting) (AAR Managed Code for Locations)
R0205: At least one of BL-02 or BL-05 is required
BL02 is the FSAC for the origin point of the rate for this portion of this movement.
BL03
Freight Station Accounting Code
Identifier (ID)
Conditional
1
5
1
Code (Freight Station Accounting) (AAR Managed Code for Locations)
R0309: At least one of BL-03 or BL-09 is required
BL03 is the FSAC for the destination point of the rate for this portion of the movement.
BL04
Standard Point Location Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
6
9
1
Code (Standard Point Location) defined by National Motor Freight Tariff Association (NMFTA) or the Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) point development group as the official code assigned to a city or point (for ratemaking purposes) within a city
BL04 is the Standard Point Location Code (SPLC) for the origin point of the rate for this portion of the movement.
BL05
City Name
String (AN)
Conditional
2
30
1
Free-form text for city name
BL05 through BL07 is the city, state, and country for the rate for the beginning portion of the move.
BL06
State or Province Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
1
Code (Standard State/Province) as defined by appropriate government agency
C0605: If BL-06 is present, then BL-05 is required
BL07
Country Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
3
1
Code identifying the country
BL08
Standard Point Location Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
6
9
1
Code (Standard Point Location) defined by National Motor Freight Tariff Association (NMFTA) or the Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) point development group as the official code assigned to a city or point (for ratemaking purposes) within a city
BL08 is the Standard Point Location Code (SPLC) for the destination point of the rate for this portion of the move.
BL09
City Name
String (AN)
Conditional
2
30
1
Free-form text for city name
BL09 through BL11 is the city, state, and country for the rate for ending portion of the move.
BL10
State or Province Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
1
Code (Standard State/Province) as defined by appropriate government agency
C1009: If BL-10 is present, then BL-09 is required
BL11
Country Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
3
1
Code identifying the country
BL12
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
4
1
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
BL12 is the Standard Carrier Alpha Code (SCAC) of the first carrier participating in the rate for the move defined in BL02 through BL11.
BL13
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
4
1
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
BL14
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
4
1
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
BL15
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
4
1
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
BL16
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
4
1
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
BL17
Standard Carrier Alpha Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
4
1
Standard Carrier Alpha Code

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