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Road Traffic Act 1974

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The Road Traffic Regulation Act 1967

4In section 1 of the 1967 Act (traffic regulation orders outside Greater London) in subsection (3) (traffic regulation order may contain provisions regulating traffic either generally or subject to exceptions specified in the order) for the words "exceptions so specified, and " there shall be substituted the words

such exceptions as may be specified in the order or determined in a manner provided for by it and, subject to such exceptions as may be so specified or determined.

5In section 6 of that Act (traffic regulation orders in Greater London) at the end of subsection (3) (places, times and traffic, etc. to which an order applies) there shall be added the following paragraph:—

(e)subject to such exceptions as may be specified in the order or determined in a manner provided for by it.

6(1)In section 9 of that Act (experimental traffic orders) at the end of subsection (1) there shall be added the words "and, accordingly, subject to the following provisions of this section,—

(i)the provisions of section 1 of this Act (other than subsections (2), (8) and (9) thereof) shall apply in relation to an experimental traffic order making provision as respects any road outside Greater London as they apply in relation to an order under that section ; and

(ii)the provisions of section 6 of this Act (other than subsections (2), (7), (8) and (9) thereof) shall apply in relation to an experimental traffic order making provision as respects traffic on roads in Greater London as they apply in relation to an order under that section."

(2)Subsection (10) of that section shall be omitted.

7In sections 24 and 25 of that Act (school crossing patrols) after the words " on their way to or from school", in each place where they occur, there shall be inserted the words

or on their way from one part of a school to another.

8In subsection (1) of section 80 of that Act (fixed penalties in respect of certain offences) in paragraph (d)(ii) (contravention of provisions as to roads which are not to be used by vehicles of certain classes) after the words " roads " there shall be inserted the words

or parts of carriageways.

9In section 85(1) of that Act (where an offence under that Act is committed, other than an offence under certain specified provisions, information must be given with a view to identifying the driver) the word " 9(9) " shall be omitted.

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