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Vehicle and Driving Licences Act 1969

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Transfer of functions

    1. 1.Transfer to Minister of local authorities' functions relating to vehicle and driving licences etc.

    2. 2.Provisions supplementary to s. 1

    3. 3.Interim provisions with respect to functions of local authorities

  3. Vehicle licences

    1. 4.Commencement and duration of licences

    2. 5.Temporary licences

    3. 6.Issue etc. of temporary licences by motor dealers

    4. 7.Provisions supplementary to s. 6

    5. 8.Surrender of licences

    6. 9.Duty on vehicles placed on roads

    7. 10.Exemptions

  4. Continuous liability for vehicle excise duty

    1. 11.Continuous liability for vehicle excise duty

    2. 12.Provisions supplementary to s. 11

  5. Drivers and driving licences

    1. 13.Alteration of provisions as to physical fitness of drivers

    2. 14.Alteration of provisions as to grant and duration etc. of licences

    3. 15.Alteration of provisions about appeals in respect of licences

    4. 16.Other amendments of enactments relating to drivers etc.

  6. Miscellaneous

    1. 17.Regulations with respect to the transfer and identification of vehicles

    2. 18.Copies of test certificates

    3. 19.Marking of engines and bodies

    4. 20.Issue etc. of vehicle registration marks by motor dealers

    5. 21.Review of decisions relating to motor traders etc.

    6. 22.Information as to date of birth and sex

    7. 23.Powers to prescribe fees

  7. Legal proceedings etc.

    1. 24.Appeal to county court or sheriff from direction under s. 8(4) or s. 11(5)

    2. 25.Institution and conduct of proceedings in England and Wales

    3. 26.Institution and conduct of proceedings in Scotland

    4. 27.Admissibility of records as evidence

    5. 28.Alteration of penalties and offences and the application of sums under 1962 c. 13 ss. 17, 18 and 21 etc.

    6. 29.Defence to charge of using or keeping vehicle where new licence pending

    7. 30.Fixing of amount payable under 1967 c. 54 s. 12 on plea of guilty by absent accused

    8. 31.Jurisdiction under 1960 c. 16 s. 103

    9. 32.Offences under this Act

  8. Supplemental

    1. 33.Interpretation

    2. 34.Orders and regulations

    3. 35.Service of notices

    4. 36.Financial provisions

    5. 37.Repeals

    6. 38.Short title, commencement and extent

    1. Schedule 1

      Consequential amendments of enactments

      1. Part I Amendments consequential on s 1

        1. The Road Traffic Act 1960

          1. 1.At the end of section 115 of the Act of...

          2. 2.Any reference in Part II of the Act of 1960...

          3. 3.The following provisions of the Act of 1960 shall cease...

        2. The Vehicles (Excise) Act 1962

          1. 4.Subject to paragraphs 5 and 8 below, for any reference...

          2. 5.In section 5(2) of the Act of 1962, for the...

          3. 6.In section 13(1) of the Act of 1962, for the...

          4. 7.At the end of section 19(2) of the Act of...

          5. 8.The following provisions of the Act of 1962 shall cease...

        3. The Local Government Act 1966

          1. 9.In section 33 of the Local Government Act 1966 the...

        4. The Local Government (Scotland) Act 1966

          1. 10.In section 35 of the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1966—...

        5. The Finance Act 1967

          1. 11.For the references to a county council in section 12(2)(a)...

        6. The Criminal Justice Act 1967

          1. 12.In section 56(10) of the Criminal Justice Act 1967, for...

      2. Part II Amendments consequential on s.4

        1. The Vehicles (Excise) Act 1962

          1. 13.The following provisions of the Act of 1962 shall cease...

          2. 14.In section 10(3) of the Act of 1962 for the...

          3. 15.In section 12(5) of the Act of 1962 for the...

        2. The Finance Act 1967

          1. 16.In section 12(2) of the Finance Act 1967, for the...

          2. 17.In section 12(3) and (4) of the Finance Act 1967,...

          3. 18.In section 12(4) of the Finance Act 1967, for the...

    2. Schedule 2

      Amendments of provisions of Act of 1960 relating to drivers etc.

      1. 1.Section 99(4) (under which the requirements as to tests imposed...

      2. 2.For subsection (5) of section 99 (which provides that certain...

      3. 3.In section 110 (which among other things penalises a person...

      4. 4.In section 112(1) (which requires the licence of a disqualified...

      5. 5.In section 115, in the definition of "provisional licence", for...

      6. 6.In section 225(1)(d) and section 226(2) (under which a constable...

      7. 7.In section 225(2) (which enables a constable to seize a...

      8. 8.In section 232(2)(a) (under which the owner of a vehicle...

      9. 9.At the end of section 233(1) (which specifies the documents...

      10. 10.In section 241(2)(c)(ii) and (4)(a) (which among other things relate...

      11. 11.In section 244 (which specifies the time for beginning summary...

      12. 12.In section 247 (which relates to the destination of fines)—...

      13. 13.At the end of paragraph 1 of Schedule 15 (which...

    3. Schedule 3

      Repeals

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