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Road Traffic Act 1988

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F2[99C Revocation of authorisation conferred by [F1EU] licence because of disability or prospective disability.E+W+S

(1)If the Secretary of State is at any time satisfied on inquiry—

(a)that [F1an] [F1EU] licence holder who is normally resident in Great Britain at that time is suffering from a relevant disability, and

(b)that the Secretary of State would be required by virtue of section 92(3) of this Act to refuse an application made by him at that time for a licence authorising him to drive a vehicle of the class in respect of which his [F1EU] licence was issued or a class corresponding to that class,

the Secretary of State may serve notice in writing requiring the [F1EU] licence holder to deliver the [F1EU] licence F3... immediately to the Secretary of State.

(2)If the Secretary of State is at any time satisfied on inquiry that [F1an] [F1EU] licence holder who is normally resident in Great Britain at that time is suffering from a prospective disability, the Secretary of State may—

(a)serve notice in writing requiring the [F1EU] licence holder to deliver the [F1EU] licence F3... immediately to the Secretary of State, and

(b)on receipt of the [F1EU] licence F3... grant to the [F1EU] licence holder, free of charge, a licence for a period determined by the Secretary of State under section 99(1)(b) of this Act.

(3)Where, in relation to [F1an] [F1EU] licence holder who is normally resident in Great Britain, the Secretary of State is at any time under a duty to serve notice on him in pursuance of section 92(5) of this Act, the Secretary of State may include in that notice a requirement that the [F1EU] licence holder deliver the [F1EU] licence F3... immediately to the Secretary of State.

(4)A person who—

(a)is required under, or by virtue of, any of subsections (1) to (3) above to deliver his [F1EU] licence F3... to the Secretary of State, but

(b)without reasonable excuse, fails to do so,

is guilty of an offence.

F4(5). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

(6)Where [F1an] [F1EU] licence holder is served with a notice in pursuance of any of subsections (1) to (3) above, he shall cease to be authorised by virtue of section 99A(1) of this Act to drive in Great Britain a motor vehicle of any class from such date as may be specified in the notice, not being earlier than the date of service of the notice.]

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F2S. 99C inserted (23.7.1996 for specified purposes and otherwise 1.1.1997) by S.I. 1996/1974, reg. 2, Sch. 1 para. 11

F3Words in ss. 99C(1)-(4) repealed (8.6.2015) by Road Safety Act 2006 (c. 49), s. 61(1)(10), Sch. 3 para. 12(2), Sch. 7(4); S.I. 2015/560, art. 3 (with arts. 4-9)

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