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Motor Vehicles (Speed Limit Restriction) (Exemption) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1998

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1.—(1) These Regulations may be cited as the Motor Vehicles (Speed Limit Restriction) (Exemption) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1998 and shall come into operation on 14th December 1998.

(2) For the purposes of these Regulations, expressions relating to vehicle categories shall be construed in accordance with regulation 3(2)(a) and (b) of the Motor Vehicles (Driving Licences) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 1996(1).

Exemption from speed limit restriction

2.  All classes of motor vehicle included in categories B +E, C, C +E, D and D +E and sub-categories C1, C1 +E, D1 and D1 +E are prescribed for the purposes of Article 19(2) of the Road Traffic (Northern Ireland) Order 1981.

Sealed with the Official Seal of the Department of the Environment on


J. Ritchie

Assistant Secretary

2nd November 1998.

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