Safety on Learner Transport (Wales) Measure 2011

8Enforcement authorityW

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After section 14G of the Learner Travel (Wales) Measure 2008 insert—

14HEnforcement authority

(1)Regulations may appoint a person or body (including the Welsh Ministers) to be an enforcement authority.

(2)More than one person or body may be appointed as an enforcement authority.

(3)Regulations may confer powers or impose duties on an enforcement authority to enforce provision made by section 14A and by regulations under sections 14B and 14C and Schedule A1 and may (among other things)—

(a)confer power on an enforcement authority to authorise a person (referred to in this Measure as an “inspector”) to exercise the powers in sections 14I and 14J,

(b)make modifications to any enactment applying to the enforcement authority, or

(c)provide for any such enactment to apply, with or without modifications, for the purposes of section 14A and regulations under sections 14B and 14C, this section and Schedule A1.

(4)References in this Measure to an enforcement authority are references to a person or body appointed under this section and include a person appointed by an enforcement authority.

(5)In this section “enactment” includes—

(a)an enactment whenever passed or made,

(b)an enactment comprised in a Measure or Act of the National Assembly for Wales, and

(c)provision contained in subordinate legislation within the meaning of the Interpretation Act 1978 (including subordinate legislation made under a Measure or Act of the National Assembly for Wales)..