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The Road Traffic (Amendment) (Northern Ireland) Order 1991

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Part I INTRODUCTORY

    1. 1.Title and commencement

    2. 2.Interpretation

  3. Part II DRIVER LICENSING

    1. 3.General provisions relating to licensing of drivers of motor vehicles

    2. 4.Abolition of special licences for driving heavy goods vehicles and public service vehicles

    3. 5.Special provisions relating to licensing of drivers of large goods vehicles and passenger-carrying vehicles

    4. 6.Licensing of taxi drivers

    5. 7.Compulsory training courses for riders of motor cycles

  4. PART III DRINKING AND DRIVING

    1. 8.Offences involving drink or drugs

  5. PART IV GENERAL

    1. 9.Minor and consequential amendments and repeals

  6. Signature

  7. SCHEDULES

    1. SCHEDULE 1

      PROVISIONS SUBSTITUTED FOR PART II OF PRINCIPAL ORDER

    2. SCHEDULE 2

      EXISTING HEAVY GOODS VEHICLES AND PUBLIC SERVICE VEHICLES DRIVERS' LICENCES

      1. PART I EXISTING HEAVY GOODS VEHICLES AND PUBLIC SERVICE VEHICLES DRIVERS' LICENCES

        1. Preliminary

          1. 1.In this Part— “conduct” means— in relation to the holder...

          2. 2.Conditions of existing heavy goods vehicles licences

          3. 3.Duration of existing licences

          4. 4.Revocation or suspension of existing licences

          5. 5.Disqualification on revocation of existing licences

          6. 6.Appeals relating to existing licences

          7. 7.Regulations

          8. 8.Provisions as to existing Great Britain licences

      2. PART II TRANSITORY PROVISIONS

        1. 9.(1) Notwithstanding Article 70 of the principal Order but subject...

        2. 10.Notwithstanding Article 3 of the principal Order, a person who...

        3. 11.The power to make regulations under paragraph 7 includes power...

    3. SCHEDULE 3

      LICENSING OF DRIVERS OF LARGE GOODS VEHICLES, PASSENGER-CARRYING VEHICLES AND TAXIS

      1. PART I PROVISIONS TO BE INSERTED AS ARTICLES 70 TO 79 OF THE PRINCIPAL ORDER

      2. PART II PROVISION TO BE INSERTED AS ARTICLE 79A OF THE PRINCIPAL ORDER

    4. SCHEDULE 4

      MINOR AND CONSEQUENTIAL AMENDMENTS

      1. PART I AMENDMENTS RELATING TO DRIVER LICENSING

        1. 1.The Transport Act (Northern Ireland) 1967 (c. 37)

        2. 2.The Road Traffic (Northern Ireland) Order 1981 (NI 1)

        3. 3.In Article 2(2) (general interpretation of certain expressions)—

        4. 4.In Article 59(1) (public service vehicle not to ply for...

        5. 5.In Article 60(2) (offence of using unlicensed public service vehicle...

        6. 6.In Article 62 (public service vehicles not to carry more...

        7. 7.In Article 66 (power to make regulations) omit the words...

        8. 8.In Article 166 (offence of applying for or obtaining licence...

        9. 9.In Article 167 (offence of driving, or causing or permitting...

        10. 10.(1) Schedule 4 (table of offences, etc.) shall be amended...

        11. 11.In Schedule 6 (saving provisions)— (a) in paragraph 1, for...

      2. PART II AMENDMENTS RELATING TO DRINKING AND DRIVING

        1. 12.The Road Traffic (Northern Ireland) Order 1981 (NI 1)

        2. 13.The Police and Criminal Evidence (Northern Ireland) Order 1989 NI 12

    5. SCHEDULE 5

      REPEALS

      1. PART I REPEALS RELATING TO DRIVER LICENSING

      2. PART II REPEALS RELATING TO DRINKING AND DRIVING

  8. Explanatory Note

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