Statutory Rules of Northern Ireland
Road Traffic And Vehicles
15th January 2013
Coming into operation
18th February 2013
The Department of the Environment makes the following Order in exercise of the powers conferred by Article 57(2) of the Road Traffic Offenders (Northern Ireland) Order 1996(1).
In accordance with Article 91(1) of that Order the Department has consulted with such representative organisations as it thinks fit.
1. This Order may be cited as the Road Traffic (Fixed Penalty) (Offences) (Amendment) Order (Northern Ireland) 2013 and shall come into operation on 18th February 2013.
2. Schedule 1 to the Road Traffic (Fixed Penalty) (Offences) Order (Northern Ireland) 1997(2) (fixed penalty offences) is amended as follows-
(a)omit item A2; and
(b)after item 50 insert-
|"Offences under the Goods Vehicles (Licensing of Operators) Act (Northern Ireland) 2010(3)|
|50A||Section 1(6)||Using goods vehicle on road for carriage of goods except under operator's licence.".|
Sealed with the Official Seal of the Department of the Environment on 15th January 2013
A senior officer of the
Department of the Environment
(This note is not part of the Order)
This Order amends Schedule 1 to the Road Traffic (Fixed Penalty) (Offences) Order (Northern Ireland) 1997 as a consequence of the implementation of the Goods Vehicles (Licensing of Operators) Act (Northern Ireland) 2010 ("the Goods Vehicles Act") by omitting item A2 and re-introducing the offence under the Goods Vehicles Act as item 50A.
An Explanatory Memorandum has been produced and is available from Road Safety and Vehicle Regulation Division, Department of the Environment, Clarence Court, 10-18 Adelaide Street, Town Parks, Belfast BT2 8GB or viewed online at http://www.legislation.gov.uk/nisr