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Road Traffic (Consequential Provisions) Act 1988

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25(1)In section 21(1) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, for “section 40 of the Road Traffic Act 1972” there is substituted “ section 41 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 ”.E+W+S+N.I.

(2)In section 61(3) of that Act, for “section 196(1) of the Road Traffic Act 1972” there is substituted “ section 192(1) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 ”.

(3)In section 64(5) of that Act, for “section 22 of the Road Traffic Act 1972” there is substituted “ section 36 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 ”.

(4)In section 66(1)(b) of that Act, for “section 20(4) of the Road Traffic Act 1972” there is substituted “ section 31(4) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 ”.

(5)In section 67(2) of that Act, for “section 22 of the Road Traffic Act 1972” there is substituted “ section 36 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 ”.

(6)In section 96(2) of that Act, for “the Road Traffic Act 1972” there is substituted “ the Road Traffic Act 1988 ”, and—

(a)in paragraph (c)(i) for “sections 22 and 23” there is substituted “ sections 35(1), 36 and 37 ”,

(b)in paragraph (c)(ii) for “section 159” there is substituted “ section 163 ”,

(c)in paragraph (c)(iii) for “section 161(1) and (4)” there is substituted “ section 164(1), (2) and (6) ” and at the end there is inserted “ and ”,

(d)in paragraph (c)(iv) for “sections 162 and 165” there is substituted “ sections 165 and 169 ”, and

(e)for paragraph (c)(v) and (d) there is substituted—

(d)section 11 of the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988.

(7)In section 96(3) of that Act—

(a)for “the Road Traffic Act 1972, namely, sections 159, 161(1) and (4) and 162” there is substituted “ the Road Traffic Act 1988, namely, sections 163, 164(1), (2) and (6) and 165 ”,

(b)in subsection (3)(b) for “section 162 of the Road Traffic Act 1972” there is substituted “ section 165 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 ”, and

(c)in subsection (3)(c) for “section 159 of that Act” there is substituted “ section 163 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 ”.

(8)In section 138(3) of that Act, for “section 40 of the Road Traffic Act 1972” there is substituted “ section 41 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 ”.

(9)In section 140(1)(b) of that Act, for “section 193 of the Road Traffic Act 1972” there is substituted “ section 189 of the Road Traffic Act 1988 ”.

(10)In paragraph 2 of Part IV of Schedule 6 to that Act—

(a)in the definition of “construction and use requirements” for “section 40(7) of the Road Traffic Act 1972” there is substituted “ section 41(7) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 ”, and

(b)in the definition of “goods vehicle” for “section 196(1) of the Road Traffic Act 1972” there is substituted “ section 192(1) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 ”.

(11)In paragraph 2(2) of Schedule 12 to that Act—

(a)in paragraph (a) for “(as defined by section 82 of the Road Traffic Act 1972)” there is substituted “ (that is, the time between half-an-hour after sunset and half-an-hour before sunrise) ”, and

(b)in paragraph (e) for “section 40(5) of the Road Traffic Act 1972” there is substituted “ section 42(1) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 ” and for “Part III of that Act” there is substituted “ the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988 ”.

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