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Road Traffic Act 1991

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The Vehicles (Excise) Act 1971 (c. 10)

4In section 5 of the Vehicles (Excise) Act 1971 (exemptions from duty in connection with vehicle testing etc) in subsection (3)—

(a)in the definition of “authorised person”, for the words from “person authorised” to “so authorised” there shall be substituted the words “person who is, or is acting on behalf of, an examiner or inspector entitled to carry out examinations for the purposes of that section”, and for the words “goods vehicle examiner” there shall be substituted the words “vehicle examiner”, and

(b)for the definition of “goods vehicle examiner” there shall be substituted— “vehicle examiner” means an examiner appointed under section 66A of the Road Traffic Act 1988.

5In Schedule 4A to that Act (duty on vehicles used for carrying exceptional loads)—

(a)in paragraph 1, for the words “section 42 of the Road Traffic Act 1972” there shall be substituted the words “section 44 of the Road Traffic Act 1988”, and

(b)in paragraph 4, for the words “section 40” there shall be substituted the words “section 41”, and for the words “the Road Traffic Act 1972” in each place where they occur there shall be substituted the words “the Road Traffic Act 1988”.

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