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(1)In this Part—
as regards England, the Secretary of State, and
as regards Wales, the National Assembly for Wales;
“approved device” means a device of a description specified in an order made by the appropriate national authority;
“fixed penalty notice” has the meaning given by section 52(1) of the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988 (c. 53);
“GLA road” means—
a GLA road within the meaning of the Highways Act 1980 (c. 66) (see sections 329(1) and 14D(1) of that Act), or
a GLA side road within the meaning of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 (c. 27) (see sections 124A(9) and 142(1) of that Act);
“immobilisation device” has the same meaning as in section 104(9) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984;
as regards England, a county council, a London authority, a metropolitan district council or the Council of the Isles of Scilly,
as regards Wales, a county or county borough council;
“” means a London local authority or Transport for London;
“” means a London borough council or the Common Council of the City of London;
“operator”, in relation to a vehicle, means a person who holds an operator's licence in respect of the vehicle under section 2 of the Goods Vehicles (Licensing of Operators) Act 1995 (c. 23);
“owner”, in relation to a vehicle, means the person by whom the vehicle is kept, which in the case of a vehicle registered under the Vehicle Excise and Registration Act 1994 (c. 22) is presumed (unless the contrary is proved) to be the person in whose name the vehicle is registered;
“penalty charge” means a penalty charge imposed under this Part;
“road” has the same meaning as in the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984;
“subordinate legislation” has the same meaning as in the Interpretation Act 1978 (c. 30) (see section 21(1) of that Act);
“traffic sign” has the meaning given by section 64 of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984.
(2)Any reference in this Part to contravention of an order, or of provision made by or under an order, includes a failure to comply with the order or provision.
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